Date(s) - 27/10/2022
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
The talk, supported by the SICSA DVF scheme and Strathclyde Technology Enhanced Teaching and Learning (TETL) Network, will be given in the context of the ‘Postgraduate Certificate in Technology Enhanced Teaching and Learning (Digital Education)’ offered within the ‘MEd Education Studies’ programme at the School of Education, University of Strathclyde. The specific talk will provide a general introduction to the field of Artificial Intelligence and its adoption in Education.
Dr Konstantinos (Kostas) Kolomvatsos received his BSc in Informatics from the Department of Informatics, Athens University of Economics and Business, MSc in Computer Science, New Technologies in Informatics and Telecommunications (2005), and PhD in Computer Science from the Department of Informatics and Telecommunications at the University of Athens (2013). He was a Marie Skłodowska Curie Fellow at the School of Computing Science, University of Glasgow, 2018-2020. Currently, he serves as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Informatics and Telecommunications, University of Thessaly. He is the founder of the Intelligent Pervasive Systems (iPRISM) research group and the Director of the Intelligent Systems for Orchestrating Pervasive Computing Applications (METIS). He serves as a PI in various National and EU/H2020 projects. His research interests are in the intersection of Intelligent Systems, Computational Intelligence, and Pervasive Data Science. He is the author of over 130 publications in the aforementioned areas.