Kostas M. Kolomvatsos received his B.Sc. in Informatics from the Department of Informatics at the Athens University of Economics and Business in 1995, his M.Sc. in Computer Science - New Technologies in Informatics and Telecommunications and his Ph.D. from the Department of Informatics and Telecommunications at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (UoA) in 2005 and in the beginning of 2013 respectively. He is now a Senior Researcher in the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens – Department of Informatics and Telecommunications. He has participated in several European and national research projects. He is a member of the Pervasice Computing Research Group. His research interests are in the definition of Intelligent Systems and techniques adopting Machine Learning, Computational Intelligence and Soft Computing for Pervasive Computing, Distributed Systems, Big Data and Cloud Computing.