Domain of Research: e-Intelligence>
Ass. Prof. Klimis Ntalianis received his diploma and Phd degrees both from the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department of the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA) in 1998 and 2003 respectively. Between 2004 and 2006 he has written two Postdoctoral theses in the areas of multimedia protection and emotion analysis. From 1998 till 2009 he was a Senior Researcher and Projects Coordinator at the Image, Video and Multimedia Lab of NTUA. During this period Dr. Ntalianis has participated in the writing, submission and implementation of more than 20 R&D proposals in calls for proposals of the General Secretariat of Research and Technology (GSRT) of Greece (Frameworks: EPEAEK, PABE, EPET, PENED), the Research Promotion Foundation of Cyprus, Information Society S.A. and the European Union (Frameworks: ESPRIT, TMR, IST, Leonardo, FP6 and FP7). In parallel and from 2005 till 2011 he has worked as an adjunct lecturer at the University of Peloponnese, the Hellenic Naval Academy, the Hellenic Air Force and the Cyprus University of Technology. Except of his academic activities, Dr. Ntalianis has also worked for the Institute of Communication and Computer Systems (NTUA), Algosystems S.A., Kleidarithmos Publications, Municipality of Egaleo and Informatics and Telematics Institute, Center for Research and Technology Hellas. Additionally he has served as evaluator of the committee 48/2000 of ASEP for employing staff in the public sector (2000), he was the main writer of horizontal research studies for GSRT's Call 65 (55 MEuro) of the Information Society Programme (2003-2005 and 2008), he has evaluated the competition of The Hellenic Literary and Historical Archive (500 KEuro, 2005) and he has carried out 25 expert consultancies on behalf of Information Society S.A., for 25 proposals of 19 organizations, in the framework of Call 65. He has also worked as an expert evaluator for the Research Promotion Foundation of Cyprus in the framework of the programme “Research for Companies - Product” (February – March 2010) and for the GSRT in the framework of the Action “Collaboration” (March 2010). He was also a regular member of the No. 1 Evaluation Committee of the Ministry of Education for evaluating proposals in the framework of the call «Support of Small and Medium Companies for Research and Development Activities (11 MEuro, 2010 – 2012). Dr. Ntalianis is an active reviewer of more than 10 International Journals of ????, Springer, Elsevier etc. Additionally he is an active reviewer and/or participates in the organizing committees of more than 10 International Conferences of ????, ?CM etc. From February 2011 he is an Assistant Professor at the Technological Educational Institute of Athens (Department of Marketing, Specialization: “Multimedia over the Internet”). Dr. Ntalianis has participated as editor in the proceedings of 3 International Conferences, he has translated and was responsible for the scientific redaction of two Computer Science books (Kleidarithmos Publications), he has written more than 130 scientific papers & deliverables and has received more than 250 citations. His main research interests include multimedia processing, social media analysis, crowdsourcing and data mining.