Theodor Panagiotakopoulos
Computer Engineer - Post-doc researcher, projects’ management and technical coordination

Theodor Panagiotakopoulos was born in Greece in 1981. He received his BSc and PhD from the Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Patras, Greece in 2006 and 2011 respectively, with his dissertation on “Context-awareness and user modeling in pervasive systems”.

His research interests include, among others, ambient assisted living systems, decision support systems, user models and service personalization. Until now, he has published over 15 articles in international conferences and journals, as well as in international book chapters. He has participated in four (4) European research and development projects focusing on ICTs mainly in the field of health/bioinformatics.

Since 2006, he is a member of the Technical Chamber of Greece and since 2011 he is working in the Educational Content and Educational Methodology lab of the Hellenic Open University (HOU) as a research in various national and European research and development projects. Since December 2012 he is working in the HOU as a member of the services and applications development and maintenance team and his responsibilities include the software development and maintenance, as well as technical support to HOU’s academic staff and students.


January 2013 - today

Software design, development and maintenance
Hellenic Open University

April 2013 - June 2015

Technical coordinator
"Advanced monitoring services of Elder via sensor Networks” – ADVENT

January 2012 - December 2013

Developing qualification profiles for jobs in ambient assisted living – CompAAL

September 2009 - December 2010

Research and software development
Greek Military Hospitals Healthcare Network” – FILIPPOS
Education and Training

September 1999 - June 2006

Ph.D - Thesis Title
Context-awareness and user modeling in pervasive systems’, A research focusing in the field of bioinformatics and bioengineering

September 1999 - June 2006

in Electrical and Computer Engineering

Personal Publications


Panagiotakopoulos, T., Lyras, D., Livaditis, M., Sgarbas, K., Anastasopoulos, G. and Lymberopoulos, D. (2010). A contextual Data Mining Approach Towards Assisting the Treatmnet of Anxiety Disorders. IEEE – Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine, 14(3), 267-581

DAISSy Publications


Panagiotakopoulos, Theodor; Antonopoulos, Christos; Koutalieris, George; Kalantzis, Panagiotis; Theodoropoulos, Costas; Koumanakos, George; Kameas, Achilles; Voros, Nikolaos; Koubias, Stavros

ADVENT: A System Architecture for Advanced Monitoring of Elders With Chronic Conditions (Proceeding)

Rhodes, Greece, 2014.

(Abstract | Links | BibTeX)

Panagiotakopoulos, Theodor; Antonopoulos, Christos; Alefragkis, Panagiotis; Kameas, Achilles; Koubias, Stavros

Taking Care of Elderly People with Chronic Conditions using Ambient Assisted Living technology: The ADVENT perspective (Proceeding)

Creta Maris, Heraklion, Crete, Greece, 2014.

(Abstract | Links | BibTeX)


Panagiotakopoulos, Theodor; Theodosiou, Aspasia; Kameas, Achilles

Exploring Ambient Assisted Living Job Profiles (Proceeding)

Rhodes, Greece, 2013.

(Abstract | BibTeX)

Research Interests
  • Ubiquitous Computing
  • Pervasive systems
  • Ambient Assisted Living
  • User Modeling
  • Personal Healthcare Systems
  • Decision Support Systems