Dr Dimitris K. Kardaras is assistant professor in Information Systems Management and director of the Business Informatics Lab, in the department of business administration, at the Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB). He holds a BSc (Hons) in Informatics and a BSc (Hons) in Management both from AUEB, an MSc in Information Systems Engineering and a PhD in Information Systems from the Department of Computation at the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology (UMIST), England. Dimitris has worked as associate researcher at UMIST and as senior lecturer at the London South Bank University, UK. He has also been invited to give lectures at the City University, London, the Emirates Aviation University, Dubai. Dimitris has participated in many research projects in IS/IT since 1990. He has been advisor to English and Greek companies in areas of digital transformation, processes management and business analytics.
His main research interests include Information Systems Strategic Planning, Digital Transformation, e-Business and Services Customisation, Business Process Management, Recommender Systems, Fuzzy Logic. Author of a book (with B. Karakostas) on Service Customization using Web Technologies (2012, Publ. IGI Global, U.S, forwarded by Prof. F. Piller, MIT, USA) and one (with G. Stalidis) on Data management and Business Intelligence (2015 in Greek), his research work has been published in journals (e.g. Expert Systems with Applications, Information and Management, International Journal of Information Management, Internet Research, International Journal of Web based Communities, Information and Software Technology), in chapters of edited books, handbooks of research and conference papers. He is regularly acting as a reviewer to academic journals such as IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems, Information and Management (outstanding reviewer year 2017), International Journal of Information Management, International Journal of Information Systems and Management. Dr Kardaras is a member to the steering and scientific committees of international conferences in the area of information management.