Dr. Ioannis Giannatsis received his undergraduate degree (ptychion) in Industrial Management & Technology (1995) and the Ph.D. degree in CAD/CAM and Rapid Prototyping/Manufacturing systems (2005) from the Department of Industrial Management & Technology in the University of Piraeus. During his Ph.D. studies he worked as a Research Assistant at the Department of Industrial Management & Technology, which he joined in 2005 as a Teaching Assistant. In 2008 he was promoted to Lecturer and he is currently teaching courses in the areas of Industrial & Operations Management, Advanced Manufacturing technologies, CAD/CAM systems and Product Development. He is the author or co-author of more than 20 papers published in refereed journals and scientific conference proceedings. His published work focuses on Additive Manufacturing and Rapid Prototyping technologies, as well as their applications in product design/development and the medical sector. He is a reviewer to the International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology. His current research interests include also Computer Integrated Manufacturing, Virtual Modeling and Ergonomic Design.