Mr. Ilias Hatzakis
Mr Ilias Hatzakis (Project Management and Administration Officer) is an engineer, working since 2001 with GRNET S.A., as a Project Manager of EU-funded projects, connected to the promotion of ICT to the academic community as well as to citizens and businesses. He is coordinating a number of international cooperation projects, in the frameworks of FP7 research program, Competitiveness and Innovation ICT Policy Support Programme (CIP-PSP), eContent, eContentplus, Leonardo, INTERREG etc. in the areas of e-learning, e-business, and the promotion of open access to scientific information. In the past years (1999-2001) he has worked as an advisor to the General Secretary of Industry at the Greek Ministry of Development dealing with project planning for the promotion of IT to the Greek industrial sectors, and previous to that (1993-1999) to various companies as logistics manager (L’OREAL Paris, Petris S.A., Pirelli Cables S.A.). His major areas of expertise are: e-learning, e-business, logistics management, EU-funded program/project management.