Dr. Symeon Retalis is Associate professor at the Department of Technology Education & Digital Systems, University of Piraeus. He holds a diploma of Electrical and Computer Engineer from the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering studies, National Technical University of Athens, Greece, an MSc degree in Information Technology-Knowledge Based Systems from the Department of Artificial Intelligence, University of Edinburgh, Scotland, and a PhD diploma from the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, Greece.
His research interests lie on the development of web-based learning systems, design of adaptive hypermedia systems, web engineering, and human computer interaction. He has participated in various European R & D projects such as WEENET, TELL, ELEN, MENU, UNIVERSAL, etc. He serves in the editorial board of international journals such as Computers in Human Behavior, IEEE Journal of Educational Technology and Society, ACM Computing Reviews, Journal of Information Technology Education. He participates to the ACM Web Engineering special interest group, to the CEN/ISSS learning technologies workshop. He is also director of the CoSy LLab (Computer Supported Learning Engineering Laboratory)[http://cosy.ted.unipi.gr]. His publication list contains more than 70 items.
University of Piraeus,
Department of Technology Education and Digital Systems
80 Karaoli & Dimitriou
185 34 Piraeus
Tel: (0030) 210 414 2765
Fax: (0030) 210 414 2753