Yiannis Verginadis is a senior researcher at the Institute of Communication and Computer Systems (ICCS). He has more than ten years of experience in R&D projects in several research areas such as: management of information systems, software engineering, workflow management, electronic government, electronic commerce and cloud computing. He holds Diploma and Doctoral degrees in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the National Technical University of Athens, Greece (2001 and 2006). His PhD thesis was on Inter-organizational Workflow Management Systems in e-Government use cases. He has worked as an adjunct lecturer at the department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering of the University of Thessaly and as an adjunct assistant professor at the Technological Educational Institute of Kalamata. Dr. Verginadis has (co-)authored one book on Information Management Systems and contributed in three others on e-Participation, adaptive web services and ambient assisted living systems. He has been a member of more than 25 review committees in journals and conferences and he has published more than 50 papers in international peer-reviewed journals and conferences.