Ilias Trochidis (He/Him)
Senior Project Manager
lias can help you turn your innovative ideas to successful products and services as an expert in project management and product development.
Ilias Trochidis has fourteen years of active involvement in EU research projects under his belt. He holds a BSc degree in Applied Informatics from the University of Macedonia in Greece and a Master’s degree (MSc) in Software Engineering from the University of Sunderland, UK. Ilias’ main research interests are, in domains such as open data, open science, open government, big data, and value creation in the digital economy. Ilias has developed and maintained various web and business-related applications and has drafted a number of sustainability and business plans for the exploitation of research and innovation results.
He has worked as an Exploitation manager in several FP7 and H2020 projects and he is currently coordinating the work of VILABS in VITALISE, AI4PublicPolicy, UNITI, and WABLI.
In his free time, he plays volleyball and he believes that one day he will learn to play the piano.