Dr. Kosmas Dimitropoulos is a senior researcher in the VCL lab (Visual Computing Lab) of the Information Technologies Institute – Centre for Research and Technology Hellas (ITI-CERTH). He holds a diploma in Electrical and Computer Engineering and a Ph.D. degree in Applied Informatics. His main research interests lie in the fields of 2D/3D data modelling and analysis, human computer interaction, virtual reality and serious games. His involvement with these research areas has led to the co-authoring of more than a hundred publications in refereed journals and international conference proceedings. He has received as a co-author in scientific papers: the IET ITS Premium Award (The IET Premium Awards 2012, London), the Euromed 2012 Best Full Paper Award and the CONTACT/ECCV 2014 Best Student Paper Award. He has been the technical coordinator, quality project manager, deputy project coordinator and work-package leader in several European and national research projects and he has served as a regular reviewer for a number of international journals and conferences. He is a member of IEEE and the Technical Chamber of Greece.