Dr. Angelos Liapis

Senior Researcher

Dr. Angelos Liapis is the Head of EU Research & Innovation Development of ELTRUN. He has worked as an R&D Director, senior R&D manager, active researcher and ICT specialist with experience in implementing and managing more than 20 EC funded ICT projects.
His areas of interest and expertise include: Innovation Management and Creativity, BigData, CSCW, Semantics, Web 2.0, eGovernment, eHealth, Crisis Management, Cloud Computing and Enterprise Interoperability. He has strong skills in project and quality management activities, business process analysis, preparation and maintenance of project quality plans, quality reporting, responsibility of the deliverables, preparation of project reports and coordination of consortia of multimillion R&D projects. He has excellent knowledge of project management methodologies and tools.
Since 2004, he has worked in several relevant posts in both academia and industry, and in 2009 was honoured with the position of associate professor / senior research fellow from the Robert Gordon University in Aberdeen, Scotland.
Dr. Angelos Liapis – was a Marie Currie PostDoc, holds a PhD in Computer Mediated Collaborative Design Environments from the Robert Gordon University in Aberdeen, two Masters Degrees from the Universities of Sunderland and Hull in Network Systems and Computer Graphics and Virtual Environments, respectively, and a Bachelor’s degree in Software Development from Lincoln University in Hull.
Beyond his academic and industrial duties Dr. Liapis has edited three books and authored more than 50 papers, journals and book chapters in the areas of CSCW, Creativity, eLearning, Collaborative Design, Semantics, Crisis Management etc.