Evaggelos Spyrou

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Vaggelis Spyrou
Kefalonia, Greece, August 2014
Evaggelos Spyrou was born in Athens, Greece in 1979. He finished high-school in Lamia, Greece. In September 1998 he begun his studies at the School of Electrical and Computers Engineering (ECE) of the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA) and received his diploma in November 2003, specializing in Telecommunications. He was with Image, Video and Multimedia Systems Laboratory (IVML) from January 2004 to May 2010, working as a researcher and developer. In October 2004 he was accepted as a PhD candidate at the IVML of ECE-NTUA, in the field of Semantic Image and Video Analysis. His thesis, entitled "Semantic Search of Audiovisual Content using Knowledge", was completed in November 2009. From May 2010 to January 2011 he served his military service in the Department of Telecommunications of the Greek Ministry of Defense as an Analyst and Computer Programmer. He worked as scientific associate at the Technological Educational Institute (T.E.I) of Lamia from September 2011 to July 2013 and as adjunct lecturer at the University of West Macedonia (UOWM) from October 2011 to September 2012. He is currently a postdoc researcher with the Computational Intelligence Laboratory (CIL), Institute of Informatics and Telecommunications (IIT), of the National Center for Scientific Research (NCSR) - Demokritos and a scientific associate at the Technological Educational Institute (T.E.I) of Central Greece. His current research interests lie in the areas of semantic multimedia analysis, indexing and retrieval, low-level feature extraction and modeling, visual context modeling, multimedia content representation, neural networks, intelligent systems, biomedical image analysis, social generated data analysis and the Internet of things.

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