'Jenny Rainbird (F), MBA, has joined INLECOM as a Senior Project Manager. Following a career in the Royal Navy where she was active in communications, Jenny has over 20 years of experience managing large, complex and multi-disciplinary EU funded research projects in the areas of safety, security, maritime operations and transport including projects, which required the management of large-scale trials. Recent projects include coordination of the VAMOS project (Viable Alternative Mine Operating System, http://vamos-project.eu/) and the AUGGMED project (Serious Gaming Platform for Multi Agent terrorist training, auggmed-project.eu). Jenny was the Security Representative for EUROSKY (Single European Secure Air-cargo Space, euroskyproject.eu) and on the Security Scrutiny Committee for iPATCH (Intelligent Piracy Avoidance using Threat detection and Countermeasure Heuristics).'
'Graduating from the Applied Mathematical and Physical Science (MEng) at the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA), Polydoros has developed a version of a machine-learning algorithm for community tracking of Twitter API in python 3.5 for the National Centre of Scientific Research (NCSR) “Demokritos”. Has also designed and developed a parallel version of the algorithm using Apache Flink. He is currently working as the primary researcher in the MaaS4EU project.'
'Holds a MEng in Computer Engineering and Informatics from the University of Patras, he has over 5 years of experience in Solution Design in ICT field. He has participated in the implementation of several EC-funded research and innovation projects in the areas of ICT and transportation. Thomas has previously worked as Product Manager in PaperGo and as R&D Consultant in printing industry introducing a novel IoT concept and an innovative industrial process in the fields of printed electronics and advanced materials as well.'
'Currently studies at the Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB) in the Informatics Department. He has contributed to various Blockchain projects developing Smart Contracts for a wide variety of businesses including Track & Trace, Land Ownership and Digital Rights Management. Primary expertise includes the Ethereum & Hyperledger Blockchains, Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) and Cryptography. He is currently working in the Chariot Project'
'Holds a Bachelor in Business Administration from New Bulgarian University and is highly experienced Project Administrator, mainly in social policy projects. She joined INLECOM this year and is responsible for project administration.'
'Holds a BSc in Sociology from Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences in Greece, and an MSc in Occupational Psychology from Goldsmiths University of London. She started working at INLECOM in 2014. Since then, Georgia is responsible for project administration and has also worked in various projects with the commercialisation team in dissemination and exploitation planning tasks in projects such as SELIS (H2020), EuTravel (H2020), and EcoHubs (FP7).'
'Holds three degrees in Computer Science which includes a PhD from the University of Huddersfield specialising in High Performance Computing and Data Analytics. He then did his Post Doctorate with the Institute of Advanced Research Computing, followed by a Fellowship with the Department of Computing Science at Durham University. Since 2009 he has delivered projects, technology solutions, and publications in the fields of Large Scale Computation (HPC and Cloud), Modelling and Simulation (statistical methods, AI/deep learning, and agent based), Big Data (infrastructure and processing), and Data Analytics (geospatial, numerical, network/graph, econometric). His published works include a contribution to the book “Software Applications for Big Data and Cloud” from ELSEVIER, and several papers to IEEE’s Big Data and ACM’s Knowledge Discovery and Data-Mining.'
'Holds an M.Sc. in Microelectronics Systems Design (University of Southampton, UK) with distinction and an M.Eng. in Electronic and Electrical Engineering (University of Manchester, UK) and is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and Scrum Fundamentals Expert (SFC). He has an extensive experience in embedded systems and sensors and microelectronics systems. His research interests and activities range in Sensors and systems for Structural Health Monitoring (tunnels, structures, bridges etc), Robotic Systems, Security Systems (sensors and communications), Water Demand Management, Monitoring and Leakage Detection, Fiber-Optic Monitoring Systems, Wireless Sensor Networks and Communication Systems and Application Specific Embedded Systems. Konstantinos Loupos has actively and successfully participated in a series (more than 25, since 2004) of EC co-funded research projects (FP5, FP6 and FP7, H2020, MED, GSRT and other) in the areas of SEC, ICT, SME, NMP, COOP, MED, CBC-MED and TRANSPORT, with significant positions of responsibility (Project Coordinator, Technical Manager, Leader of Development teams etc). He is also serving as an EC expert (proposal’s evaluator) in the topics of TRANSPORT, NMP and SOCIETAL CHALLENGES. He has more than 60 publications in Conference Proceedings, Journals and Book Chapters.'
'Holds an MSc and PhD in Control Systems/Intelligent User Interfaces from the University of Manchester, Institute of Science and Technology (UMIST), and a BSc in Electrical Engineering from Aristoteleion University. He has extensive experience in Decision Support Systems, Data-Warehouse & Data Mining, On-line Analytical Processing, e-Business. In ILS Zisis Palaskas is leading Research and Development projects in the Transportation and Logistics sector, and is directing the area of Business Intelligence and Data Analytics activities. In IT and Business Consulting he was Manager in Deloitte & Touche Consulting in Information Technology Services, focusing on E-Business B2B services, managing project engagements for IT strategy. He was manager in KPMG Management Consulting in Business and IT consulting Services, managing IT Strategy projects, MIS, Financial Business Modelling. He was a Technical Partner at Cinsight focusing on the development of Business Intelligence Solutions for Financial and Operations Improvement Applications. He was IT Project Manager with ATC for an outsourcing contract with OPENBET. He was Business Development Manager in Computer Studio for Consulting Services, development methodologies and ERP. In IT Operations Management and Product Development he was IT Manager at KINTEC S.A., supporting the expanding business operations of the company in the Telecoms Sector, in customer projects and product development for remote security, monitoring and control of Mobile Telephony assets. In Advisory positions for the Public Sector, he was IT advisor to the President of National Regulatory Authority for Telecommunications and Post in system implementation, web presence participated in teams developing regulations, and monitored reported in internal operations. He was advisor to the General Secretary of Information Technology in the Ministry of Economics & Finance, participating in Tender Specifications for the TAXIS system and the Government to Citizen Services as regards the Land Property. In Research and Development he is task manager and technical contributor-author in projects of FP7, eSymbiosis, iCargo. In the past, he was Technology Director in «01 PLIROFORIKI» a Greek IT consulting firm, leading the R&D (project Manager of TOOBIS), Software Development, and Consultancy activities. and was R&D manager of Expert Systems International. He has worked in the past as a contractor for EU, monitoring IT projects and as evaluator.'