Research & Innovation

    1. Learn2Analyze (L2A): An Academia-Industry Knowledge Alliance for enhancing Online Training Professionals’ Instructional Designers and e-Trainers) Competences in Educational Data Analytics; Funded by the European Commission, Erasmus+ Knowledge Alliances Cooperation for innovation and the exchange of good practices Program; Project Director,  University of Piraeus, Greece; Budget: 990.500 €; 2018-2020
    2. OSOS: Open Schools for the Open Society; Funded by the European Commission, Horizon 2020 Framework Programme, Science with and for Society: Open Schooling and Collaboration on Science Education (H2020-SwafS-15-2016); Principal Investigator at the School of Education, Curtin University, Australia; Budget: 65.500 €; 2017-2019
    3. STORIES: Stories of Tomorrow – Students Visions on the Future of Space Exploration; Funded by European Commission, Horizon 2020 Framework Programme, HORIZON2020-ICT22; Principal Investigator at the School of Education, Curtin University, Australia; Budget: 143.750 €; 2016-2019
    4. EdX MOOC: EDU1x – Analytics for the Classroom Teacher; Funded by Curtin University, Curtin Teaching and Learning, CurtinX Programme; Academic Leader at School of Education, Curtin University, Australia; Budget: 50.000$ AUD; 2016 – 2020
    5. Inspiring Science Education: Large Scale Experimentation Scenarios to Mainstream eLearning in Science, Mathematics and Technology in Primary and Secondary Schools; Funded by European Commission ICT Policy Support Programme; Partner Project Leader / Principal Investigator at the University of Piraeus, Greece; Budget: 700.000 €; 2013-2016
    6. Go-Lab: Global Online Science Labs for Inquiry Learning at School; Funded by European Commission, 7th Framework Programme, ICT Cooperation Programme, Technology Enhanced Learning; Partner Project Leader / Principal Investigator at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget: 250.000 €; 2012-2016
    7. Open Discovery Space: A socially-powered and multilingual open learning infrastructure to boost the adoption of eLearning Resources; Funded by  European Commission ICT Policy Support Programme; Partner Project Leader / Principal Investigator at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget: 150.000 €; 2012-2015
    8. ICALT2014: Organization of the 14th International IEEE Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies; Funded by Industrial Contract: IEEE Technical Committee Learning Technologies; Project Director at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget: 100.000 €; 2014
    9. INCLUSIVE LEARNING: Supporting Trainers for an Inclusive Vocational Education and Training; Funded by European Commission, Lifelong Learning Programme 2007-2013, Leonardo Da Vinci Transfer of Innovation Programme; Partner Project Leader / Principal Investigator at the University of Piraeus, Greece; Budget: 90.000 €; 2012-2014
    10. Academic Open Courses at the University of Piraeus; Funded by Greek Ministry of Education; Project Director at the University of Piraeus, Greece; Budget: 450.000 €; 2012-2014
    11. PATHWAY: The Pathway to Inquiry Based Science Teachin; Funded by European Commission, 7th Framework Programme, Supporting and coordinating actions on innovative methods in science education: teacher training on inquiry based teaching methods on a large scale in Europe; Partner Project Leader / Principal Investigator at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget: 106.000 €; 2011-2013
    12. Exploiting 3D Virtual Worlds in Lifelong Learning; Funded by Greek General Secretariat of Research and Technology, Supporting Groups of SMEs for Research and Development Activities, Supporting New and Small Medium Enterprises, NSRF 2007-2013; Partner Project Leader / Principal Investigator at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget: 83.500 €; 2011-2013
    13. OpenScienceResources: Towards the Development of a Shared Digital Repository for Formal and Informal Science Education;  Funded by European Commission, eContent Plus Programme; Partner Project Leader / Principal Investigator at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget: 100.000 €; 2009-2012
    14. ICALT2010: Co-organization of the 10th International IEEE Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies; Funded by Industrial Contract: IEEE Technical Committee Learning Technologies; Project Director at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget: 100.000 €; 2010
    15. MW-TELL: Mobile and Wireless Technologies for Technology-Enhanced Language Learning; Funded by European Commission, Lifelong Learning Programme 2007-2013, Leonardo Da Vinci Sectoral Programme; Project Director at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget: 302.500 €; 2008-2010
    16. e-Access II: Supporting Vocational Education and Training for Disadvantaged User Communities; Funded by European Commission, Lifelong Learning Programme 2007-2013, Leonardo Da Vinci Sectoral Programme; Project Director at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget: 380.500 €; 2008-2010
    17. TENCompetence: Building The European Network for Lifelong Competence Development; Funded by European Commission, Information Technology Society Programme, FP6; Partner Project Leader / Principal Investigator at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget: 600.000 €; 2005-2009
    18. ICALT2009: Co-organization of the 9th International IEEE Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies; Funded by Industrial Contract: IEEE Technical Committee Learning Technologies; Project Director at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget: 100.000 €; 2009
    19. COSMOS: An Advanced Scientific Repository for Science Teaching and Learning; Funded by European Commission, eContent Plus; Partner Project Leader / Principal Investigator at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget: 80.000 €; 2007-2009
    20. iClass: Intelligent distributed Cognitive-based open Learning System for Schools; Funded by European Commission, Information Technology Society Programme, FP6; Partner Project Leader / Principal Investigator at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget: 570.000 €; 2004-2008
    21. InLOT: A Business Case of using Wearable Computers and Intelligent Sensors in Science Education; Funded by European Commission, eTEN Programme; Partner Project Leader / Principal Investigator at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget: 100.000 €; 2006-2008
    22. SMILE: Supporting Vocational Education and Training through Mobile Learning Environments; Funded by European Commission, Leonardo Da Vinci Programme; Project Director at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget: 507.000 €; 2005-2008
    23. WMUTE 2006: Organization of the 4th IEEE International Workshop on Wireless, Mobile and Ubiquitous Technologies in Education; Funded by Industrial Contract: IEEE Technical Committee Learning Technologies; Project Director at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget: 45.000 €; 2006
    24. Set-up of new Academic Departments at the University of Piraeus; Funded by Greek Ministry of Education; Project Director at the University of Piraeus, Greece; Budget: 2.500.000 €; 2006
    25. e-ACCESS: Developing Web Content Supporting Learning and Training of Disadvantaged User Communities; Funded by European Commission, Leonardo Da Vinci Programme; Project Director at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget: 511.000 €; 2003-2006
    26. Usability Evaluation of a Web-based e-Booking system; Funded by Industrial Contract; Partner Project Leader / Principal Investigator at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget: 12.000 €; 2004-2005
    27. eAcademy: a Digital Rights Management System;  Funded by Industrial Contract; Partner Project Leader / Principal Investigator at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget 70.000 €; 2003-2005
    28. E-LEARNING LAND: A Web-based Environment for supporting Learning Communities and Communities of Practice; Funded by Greek General Secretariat of Research and Technology, National Programme on eLearning; Partner Project Leader / Principal Investigator at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget: 90.000 €; 2003-2005
    29. MINDPORT: A modular collaborative e-learning architecture for life-long learning over broadband computer networks; Funded by Greek General Secretariat of Research and Technology, National Programme on eLearning; Partner Project Leader / Principal Investigator at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget: 52.200 €; 2003-2005
    30. EQO: European Quality Observatory; Funded by European Commission, ELearning Programme; Partner Project Leader / Principal Investigator at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget: 65.000 €; 2003-2005
    31. GO-DIGITAL: Web-based Training Services for promoting e-business in Greek SMEs; Funded by Ministry of Development; Project Director at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget: 2.200.000 €; 2002-2005
    32. Accessibility Properties for Learning Resources; Funded by European Commission, CEN/ISSS Learning Technologies Workshop; Partner Project Leader / Principal Investigator at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget: 3.250 €; 2004-2005
    33. Network of Excellency in Usability; Funded by Greek General Secretariat of Research and Technology, Bilateral Cooperation Programme; CERTH Project Leader / Principal Investigator at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget: 5.000 €; 2002-2004
    34. Teaching Business Information Systems at Higher Education; Funded by European Commission, TEMPUS Programme; Partner Project Leader / Principal Investigator at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget: 5.000 €; 2002-2004
    35. An Intelligent Web-based Personal Assistant to Athletic Events Visitors; Funded by Greek General Secretariat of Research and Technology, National Programme on ICT in Athletics; Partner Project Leader / Principal Investigator at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget: 30.000 €; 2003-2004
    36. ICALT2003: Organization of the 3rd International IEEE Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies; Funded by Industrial Contract: IEEE Technical Committee Learning Technologies; Project Director at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget: 70.000 €; 2003
    37. e-Partenariat: a web-based system for supporting international collaboration between SMEs; Funded by Industrial Contract; Partner Project Leader / Principal Investigator at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget: 26.000 €; 2002-2003
    38. NEMO: Non Excluding Models for Web-Based Education; Funded by European Commission, Information Technology Society Programme, FP-5; Partner Project Leader / Principal Investigator at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget: 600.000 €; 2001-2003
    39. Technology Transfer on Natural Language Interfaces for the Development of a user-friendly Human-Machine Interaction Environment; Funded by Industrial Contract; Partner Project Leader / Principal Investigator at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget: 1.500 €; 2001-2002
    40. KOD: Knowledge On Demand; Funded by European Commission, Information Technology Society Programme, FP-5; Project Director at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece Budget: 1.100.000 €; 2000-2002
    41. A Web-based Hypermedia Asynchronous Conferencing System for On-line Communities of Practice; Funded by Industrial Contract; Partner Project Leader / Principal Investigator the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget: 6.000 €; 2001
    42. Design and Development of a learning Management System for Schools; Funded by Industrial Contract; Partner Project Leader / Principal Investigator at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget: 12.000 €; 2000-2001
    43. Learning Objects Model (LOM) – Alternative Language Versions Expert Services; Funded by European Commission, CEN/ISSS Learning Technologies Workshop; Partner Project Leader / Principal Investigator at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget: 3.900 €; 2001
    44. GAIA II: Design and Development of Educational Software for the Greek School Curriculum; Funded by Greek Ministry of Education; Partner Project Leader / Principal Investigator at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece;  Budget: 76.000 €; 2000-2001
    45. e-Training Portal for supporting e-Commerce Awareness in the Balkan Countries; Funded by Ministry of Finance INTERREG II Programme; Partner Project Leader / Principal Investigator at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget: 31.900 €; 2000-2001
    46. Web-based Services for Supporting the Reconstruction Programmes of the Balkan Economies; Funded by Greek General Secretariat of Research and Technology; Partner Project Leader / Principal Investigator at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget: 41.000 €; 1999-2000
    47. Open-Ended Component-Based Educational Software for the Greek Secondary Education; Funded by Greek Ministry of Education; Partner Project Leader / Principal Investigator at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget: 25.000 €; 1999-2000
    48. Curriculum-based Educational Multimedia Software for the Religion Studies in the Greek Secondary Education; Funded by Greek Ministry of Education; Partner Project Leader / Principal Investigator at the Information Technologies Institute, Centre of Research and Technology – Hellas, Greece; Budget: 25.000 €; 1999-2000
    49. NETLOGO: The European Educational Interactive Site; Funded by Industrial Contract; Project Director at Doukas Schools, Greece; Budget: 310.000 €; 1998-2000
    50. TELE-ISTOR: A Web-based Distance Learning System for Greek Secondary Education; Funded by Industrial Contract; Project Consultant at Doukas Schools, Greece; Budget: 23.500 €; 1997-2000
    51. YPERION :A Virtual Reality Authoring Environment for Secondary Education; Funded by Greek General Secretariat of Research and Technology; Project Director at Pliroforiki Technognosia Ltd, Greece; Budget: 100.000 €; 1997-1998
    52. DEMAND: Design, implementation and management of telematics based distance education; Funded by European Training Foundation, PHARE Multi-country Programme in Distance Education; Workpackage Leader at Pliroforiki Technognosia Ltd, Greece; Budget: 75.000 €; 1998-1999
    53. ESIS: The European Support and Information Space; Funded by European Commission, ESPRIT Programme, FP4; Workpackage Leader at Pliroforiki Technognosia Ltd, Greece; Budget: 125.000 €; 1998-1999
    54. PREPARE-WfS : Promotion and Publications of Web for Schools; Funded by European Commission, ESPRIT Programme, FP4; Workpackage Leader at Pliroforiki Technognosia Ltd, Greece; Budget: 150.000 €; 1997-1998
    55. WfS :Web for Schools; Funded by European Commission, ESPRIT Programme, FP4; Partner Project Leader at Pliroforiki Technognosia Ltd, Greece; Budget: 500.000 €; 1996-1998
    56. CREDCO: Multimedia Conservation Recommendations for Damaged Cultural Objects; Funded by European Commission, Article 2000 Programme; Partner Project Leader at Pliroforiki Technognosia Ltd, Greece; Budget: 40.000 €; 1996-1998
    57. INFOLANG: Computer Assisted Training of Inmates in Information Technology and Languages; Funded by Ministry of Labour, HORIZON Programme; Partner Project Leader at Pliroforiki Technognosia Ltd, Greece; Budget: 75.000 €; 1996-1998
    58. Open-Ended Educational Multimedia Environment Assisting Students, Teachers and Developers; Funded by Greek General Secretariat of Research and Technology; Project Leader at Pliroforiki Technognosia Ltd, Greece; Budget: 300.000 €; 1996-1997
    59. Feasibility Study for the Development of a Learning Management System; Funded by Greek General Secretariat of Research and Technology; Project Leader at Pliroforiki Technognosia Ltd, Greece; Budget: 25.000 €; 1996