HUA Profile

  • Harokopio University is a public university dedicated to promoting research and learning in a small, well focused set of intellectual areas, of which Informatics plays a key role in the University’s strategy.
  • The University originates from an educational institution first established in 1929 and gained the status of University in 1991, realizing the vision of national benefactor Panagis Harokopos.
  • The University’s excellent campus facilities houses four academic departments:
    • Department of Home Economics & Ecology
    • Department of Nutrition & Dietetics
    • Department of Geography
    • Department of Informatics & Telematics

All departments offer four year studies, leading to B.Sc. Degrees and postgraduate programmes that result in Master and PhD degrees

  • The Department was founded in the summer of 2006
    • Students are admitted since September 2007 and the Department is ranked high in the National Admission Examinations preference order
  • It is located in a newly built 5 floor building, close to Harokopio University main campus and the Metro station of El. Venizelos (Tavros)
  • Goal
    • Advancement of the Science of Informatics, mainly in the field of network-centered systems and related e-services.
  • Focus
    • Telematics areas, related to network and Ιnternet technologies
    • Their applications in areas such as e-business, e-learning, e-government, e-transport and e-health
    • National and Εuropean EC-funded projects (e.g. ONELAB, Ceasefire, TEACHING, etc.)
    • Research cooperation with Research Institutions, Universities and IT companies
    • Participation in international standardization organizations
    • Research interests / groups
    • AI, Machine Learning, parallel and distributed systems, edge & cloud computing
    • Data and knowledge management
    • Information workflow management systems, web services and applications in business processes
    • Modern electronic services & applications (intelligent transport systems, e-health, e-commerce, e-government)
    • Wireless networks and mobile communications, optical communications, autonomous and cognitive networks

HUA role in ONELAB

HUA will participate in the following Work Packages:

  • WP2
    • Task 2.1: Project communication
  • WP4
    • Task 4.1: Data archival mapping and interrogation
    • Task 4.2: Data analysis and sharing
  • WP5
    • Task 5.6: Worldwide exercise – Stage 2 “Pre-emptive”
  • WP6
    • Task 6.1: Development of pandemic testing response playbook
    • Task 6.3: Capacity building and maintenance
    • Task 6.4: End-user syllabus and professional development materials


HUA will assist on developing advanced AI-based technologies (multivariate data analysis) for realizing biomarker detection in the collected sensorial (timeseries) data streams

Team Members

Project Manager Project Manager Project Manager
Assist. Prof. Georgios Th. Papadopoulos
Project Manager
Team Member Team Member Team Member
Assos. Prof. Iraklis Varlamis
Team Member
Main Contact Point Main Contact Point Main Contact Point
Dr. Christos Sardianos
Main Contact Point
PhD Candidate PhD Candidate PhD Candidate
Mr. Nikolaos Rodis
PhD Candidate