Ioannis Christou

Information Technology (IT)

Dr. Ioannis Christou is a faculty member of the ACG, teaching at the Data Science Program of the Graduate School, and is Professor and Head of the Big Data Mining Group at Athens Information Technology. He has an Electrical Engineering Degree from National Technical University of Athens, Greece and is a member of the Technical Chambers of Greece and has an MBA from the AthensMBA program of NTUA and the Athens University of Economics and Business. He has an M.Sc. and Ph.D. degree in Computer Sciences from the University of Wisconsin at Madison, USA. He has worked for and consulted several large corporations in Greece and the USA. He has taught at several schools and has been adjunct professor at Carnegie-Mellon University (USA). His research interests are in the areas of parallel & distributed computing, optimization, machine learning and data mining, and has numerous publications in the top journals in these areas, as well as books and patents in related subjects.