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Theodoridis, Yannis

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  • Full Name:

    Theodoridis Ioannis

  • Role: Professor
  • Department:

    Department of Informatics

  • Office: 501/Main Bld.
  • Phone/Fax:

    +30 210 4142449

  • E-mail:

  • Dr. Yannis Theodoridis is Professor of Data Science with the Department of Informatics, University of Piraeus, Greece, currently serving as Dean of the School of Information and Communication Technologies (term 2017-21). He has participated is several boards, including the editorial board of ACM Computing Surveys (2016-19) and the Endowment of the Symposium on Spatial and Temporal Databases - SSTD (2010-). He has also served as general co-chair for SSTD'03 and ECML/PKDD'11, PC vice-chair for IEEE ICDM'08, and PC member for several conferences, including ACM SIGMOD/PODS, IEEE ICDE, ACM SIGKDD, IEEE ICDM, etc. Since 2001, he has been a (co-) principal investigator in several research projects funded by various government agencies (EU, Greece) through open calls. His research interests include Data Science (big data management & analytics) for humans’ mobility-related information. He has co-authored three monographs and over 100 refereed articles in scientific journals and conferences, with over 11,000 citations (h=49), according to Google Scholar. He holds a Dipl. Eng. (1990) and Ph.D. (1996) in Computer Engineering, both from the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA).

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  • under-graduate level: Databases; Database Management Systems; Data Warehousing and Data Mining; Geographical Information Systems

    post-graduate level: Data Management; Data Mining; Data Analytics; Geoinfo Management; Geoinformatics; Maritime IS

  • For up-to-date info, please check the Data Science Lab website:

  • Fall semester: Tue. 11-12; Thu. 12-13

    Spring semester: Mon. 10-11; Wed. 12-13