Yannis Theodoridis, Professor

Short bio: Professor Yannis Theodoridis is faculty member at the Department of Informatics, University of Piraeus, since 2002; head of the Information Management Lab and founding member of the Data Science Lab. He holds a Ph.D. (1996) from the National Technical University of Athens, Greece, in the field of Database Management. His research interests include Data Science (management, analytics, mining) for mobility data. He is or was principal investigator for a number of EU-funded research projects (with H2020 DATACRON being the most recent one). He has served as general co-chair for SSTD'03, ECML/PKDD'11 and PCI'12, and PC member for numerous conferences, including SIGMOD, PODS, ICDE, KDD, and ICDM. He is member of the editorial board of the Int'l Journal of Data Warehousing and Mining (since 2005), and life-long member of the Symposium on Spatial and Temporal Databases - SSTD endowment (since 2010). He has delivered a number of invited lectures and seminars on the topic of Mobility Data Management and Exploration. He has co-authored three monographs and more than 100 refereed articles in scientific journals and conferences, having received more than 8,000 (2,300) citations so far, according to Google Scholar (SCOPUS, resp.).

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