Maria Grigoriadou, Emeritus Professor, University of Athens

Maria Grigoriadou received her BA in Physics from University of Athens and her D.E.A and Doctorat from the University of Paris VII. She has research and teaching experience in academia for over 30 years. She is now Professor in Education and Language Technology, and head of the Education and Language Technology Group, Department of Informatics and Telecommunications, University of Athens. Her current research interests lie in the areas of adaptive /interactive learning environments, Web-based education, ITS, educational software, natural language processing tools, and computer science education. Maria Grigoriadou has won 7 awards, has participated as project manager and senior scientist in 15 national and European Union projects and has 4 invited talks. She has participated as member of scientific and /or organizing committee in 17 conferences and is editor / or participated in the editorial board in 8 journals and books. She has 44 publications in international Journals, 11 contributions in international book chapters, 150 papers in proceedings of international conferences and more than 1000 citations to her research work. She is a member of 7 professional/scientific associations: IEEE, AACE, IADIS, EDEN, Kaleidoscope, ETPE and LeMoRe.