Panagiotis Blanos

Panagiotis BlanosPanagiotis Blanos is a researcher specialized in Biomedical Engineering. He holds a BEng in Electronic and Computer Systems Engineering (2007) and an MSc in Digital Communication Systems (2008) from Loughborough University, UK. He has also obtained, with distinction, an MSc in Biomedical Engineering (2013) from the University of Patras in collaboration with the National Technical University of Athens. He has just finished his PhD studies (2020), in Loughborough University, focusing on the Effect of Thermoregulation on Physiological State revealed from Multi-wavelength Illumination Photoplethysmography during Induced Different Temperature Stimuli and Physical Activity.

Panagiotis has a high level of understanding and training as an Electronic Biomedical Engineer in cutting-edge new health technologies, with a particular focus on the research and development of opto-electronic sensors for real-time monitoring of human body vital signs. At the same time, he has achieved significant professional experience and progress, as a Telecommunication and Electronic Systems Engineer, in innovative applications where he has also demonstrated remarkable managerial skills in various business sectors in the United Kingdom and Greece. Recently (2020) he has become a member of the I-SENSE Group.

Email: panagiotis.blanos@iccs.gr

Dr. Tina Katika

Tina KatikaDr. Tina Katika is a Project Manager at ICCS since September 2020. She holds a diploma in Civil Engineering and an MSc in Geotechnical Engineering (University of Patras). She has obtained a Ph.D. degree from the Technical University of Denmark and has worked as a researcher in Colorado School of Mines. Until 2016 she was a researcher and consultant for Maersk Oil and Orsted, which led to significant innovations in the oil and gas sector.  She is an author of more than 20 peer-reviewed publications at scientific journals and international conference proceedings.

For the past four years, she has been working as a Product Owner and Project Manager at Labster, focusing on the field of gamification of education using virtual lab simulations. Tina is experienced in agile development processes and product management (market research, product development, and customer experience) in VR/AR products that have reached users in multidisciplinary sectors (universities, healthcare, and corporates).

Email: tina.katika@iccs.gr

Tel.: +30-210-772-2520/2526

 

Charalampos Manousiadis

ManousiadisCharalampos Manousiadis is a Researcher-Project Manager in the I-SENSE Research Group of ICCS and a PhD Student in Regional Development at the Department of Business Administration of the University of the Aegean. He holds a Diploma degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA). He has worked as a Development and EU funding Consultant at EuroConnect and as a Technology Consultant at Accenture. He has served as elected Municipal Councilor of Keratsini-Drapetsona (2 terms, 2010-2019).

Email: c.manousiadis@iccs.gr

Dr. Nikolaos Katsoulakos

KatsoulakosDr. Nikolaos Katsoulakos graduated from the School of Mechanical Engineering of the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA) in 2004. He holds a MSc in Environment and Development. He completed his doctoral thesis in the field of energy optimization in 2013, in the School of Mining and Metallurgical Engineering of NTUA. In 2018, he completed his postdoctoral research in decentralized energy planning, funded by the State Scholarships Foundation (IKY). Since 2008 he has participated in several research projects (Horizon, ERC Starting Grants, COST, National Projects) and has published 35 peer-reviewed papers in books, scientific journals and conferences. He also teaches undergraduate and postgraduate courses in NTUA and in the University of Athens. Since 2005 he runs a self-owned business focusing on energy, electrical and mechanical systems in buildings. From September 2020 he has joined the I-SENSE group, as a researcher/ project manager in the Crisis and Security management team.

Email: nikos.katsoulakos@iccs.gr

Tel.: 210-772-2466

Stefania Giannikou

Stefania Giannikou has obtained her Diploma degree in Chemical Engineering from the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA). In her Thesis she focused on the field of Physiologically Based Pharmacokinetic Modeling and Model Predictive Control. She also holds an MSc. in Digital Anthropology from the University College London (UCL, UK), where she did extensive research in the field of human-computer interaction combining technical understanding of digital systems with anthropological research methods. She has served as senior IT consultant, business analyst, requirements engineer and project manager in various ICT related European projects, and has also experience in the design and operation of water treatment plants, wind farms as well as in the media production industry.
Stefania joined ICCS/i-sense Group in 2020 working as Project Manager for European projects in the field of Crisis Management and Security.

Email: stefania.giannikou@iccs.gr

Dr. Evangelos Karfopoulos

KarfopoulosDr. Evangelos Karfopoulos received the Diploma in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the NTUA in 2006. He received the PhD degree for his research on the "Optimal Management of Electric Vehicles for their efficient and effective integration into electricity networks" (NTUA, 2017). From 2008-2019, he worked as senior researcher at ICCS in the e-mobility area, distributed optimization and java programming. He has actively participated in several European projects undertaking the role of Technical Coordinator in many of them, and national projects with HEDNO. He has been employed by the PPC and the HEDNO as researcher on e-mobility aspects and metering specifications. Moreover, he was external consultant of the HEDNO for e-mobility aspects (2016-2019) developing the technical specifications for public charging stations as well as an OCPP 1.6 compliant EVSE platform. Furthermore, he served as Senior Researcher at Intracom-Telecom focusing on distributed energy flexibility markets. He served as a tutor in (Asymmetric) Power System Analysis courses in ECE-NTUA. He has published a number of articles in scientific journals and conferences with more than 700 citations. Currently, he is serving as Senior Project Manager at I-SNESE research group, NTUA.

Email: evangelos.karfopoulos@iccs.gr

Angie Kantzou

Angie Kantzou is currently studying Greek Civilization at the Hellenic Open Univercity. She was an employer at the accounting departement of ICCS (2002-2012). She has been the owner of an event planning business (2012-2020).

Iasonas Sioutis

sioutisIasonas Sioutis is an experienced Electrical Engineer with a project management background in ICT, sustainable energy, construction and sales. He obtained his MSc in Electrical and Computer Engineering with a focus on Energy systems and Telecommunications from Patras University in 2013 and in 2018 he acquired the title of the MBA from the IE Business School of Madrid. He has a history of working with multinational and diverse teams displaying high analytical skills and adaptability to meet the needs of the team and the project. He possesses wide knowledge over information technology and market technology trends and has extensive project management experience in the above-mentioned sectors. Mr. Sioutis has served as a work package leader, a task leader and member of the project management committee in a number of H2020 projects (including 5G-PPP projects) focusing on functional technical architecture, market analysis, business modelling and techno-economic analysis.

Email: iasonas.sioutis@iccs.gr

Dimitra Tsiakou

Tsiakou 2Dimitra Tsiakou has obtained her Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering from Democritus University of Thrace in 2018 and her MSc on Hydraulics and Environmental Engineering in 2020. She is majored in Management of Water Resources and Natural Disasters and her diploma thesis was about the Assessment of Present and Future Drought Conditions. Her scientific interests include: Environmental applications, Integrated Management of Natural Hazards and Multi-criteria models in Water Resources Management. She is a member of the Technical Chamber of Greece since 2018. Dimitra Tsiakou joined the I-Sense Group of ICCS in June 2020 and she is currently working as a Research Project Manager.

Email: dhmhtra.tsiakou@iccs.gr

Dr. Konstantinos Naskou

Photo NaskouDr. Konstantinos Naskou is a Senior Researcher / Project Manager in the I-SENSE research group at ICCS. He has a PhD degree in Photogrammetric Computer Vision from the University of Nottingham and was awarded a scholarship from the EPSRC and the English Institute of Sport. He also has a MSc in Geoinformatics and a MEng in Surveying Engineering from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. As the Project Information Manager for large infrastructure projects he has been focusing on Building Information Modelling and developing Virtual Design and Construction processes. Konstantinos has extensive experience in leading and managing geomatics projects and he is a member of the Technical Chamber of Greece since 2005. His research interests include: infrastructure computer vision; digital twins; smart cities and intelligent transport systems; geospatial data fusion and analysis; health, safety and environmental monitoring of construction sites using terrestrial and airborne sensors; automating the scan-to-BIM process for construction as-built and cultural heritage site documentation.

Email: konstantinos.naskou@iccs.gr