Mr. George Kalpakis

Research Assistant

  • Degree in Applied Informatics, University of Macedonia, Thessaloniki, (2003)
  • MSc. in Applied Informatics, Specialization in "Computer Systems", University of Macedonia, Thessaloniki, (2006)
George Kalpakis joined the Information Technologies Institute (ITI) of the Center for Research and Technology, Hellas (CERTH) in 2014 as a research assistant. He has previously worked as a computer programmer/web developer in several European projects at University of Macedonia, Thessaloniki, Greece (2006-2015) and at University of Southampton, UK (2010-2011). He has also worked as a Computer Science Instructor in several Technological Educational Institutes (T.E.I. of Central Macedonia and Thessaloniki), British Colleges (NYC, AMC, Mediterranean College), and Professional Training Institutes of Thessaloniki (2009-present). Furthermore, he has translated several Computer Science Academic books with Tziolas publications (2009-2014). His research interests focus on Web evolution analysis with graph theory, Web crawler study, and Information Retrieval on multimedia Web content.

Recent Publications

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  • S. Bianchi, M. Mancuso, C. Paternoster, G. Kalpakis, T. Tsikrika, S. Vrochidis, D. Kozhuharova, B. Jaeger, "Artificial Intelligence to counter Cyber-Terrorism.",In Proceedings International Conference on Cybersecurity and Cybercrime,  5-7 December 2023, Vol. 10.
  • G. Begkas, P. Giannakeris, K. Ioannidis, G. Kalpakis, T. Tsikrika, S. Vrochidis, I. Kompatsiaris, "Automatic Visual Recognition of Unexploded Ordnances Using Supervised Deep Learning.", In Proceedings of the 2022 International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval, Newark, NJ, USA, June 27-30, 2022, pp. 286-294, DOI:
  • N. Bastas, G. Kalpakis, T. Tsikrika, S. Vrochidis, I. Kompatsiaris, "A comparative study of clustering methods using word embeddings.", In Proceedings of the 2019 European Intelligence and Security Informatics Conference (EISIC 2019), Oulu, Finland, 24-26 November 2019.
  • A. Katmada, G. Kalpakis, T. Tsikrika, S. Vrochidis, I. Kompatsiaris, "An extensible framework for interactive real-time visualizations of large-scale heterogeneous multimedia information from online sources", In Proceedings of the International Conference on Multimedia Modeling (MMM2020), Special Session on “Multimedia Analytics: Perspectives, Tools and Applications”, Daejeon, Korea, 5-8 January 2020.
  • P. Mitzias, E. Kontopoulos, J. Staite, T. Day, G. Kalpakis, T. Tsikrika, H. Gibson, S. Vrochidis, B. Akhgar, I. Kompatsiaris, "Deploying Semantic Web Technologies for Information Fusion of Terrorism related Content and Threat Detection on the Web.",Proceedings of the Security Analytics and Cyber Threat Intelligence on the Web (SACTI 2019) workshop, in conjunction with the IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on Web Intelligence (WI 2019), Thessaloniki, Greece, 14-17 October 2019.
Mr. George Kalpakis
Building A - Office 2.3

Information Technologies Institute
Centre of Research & Technology - Hellas
6th km Harilaou - Thermis, 57001, Thermi - Thessaloniki
Tel.: +30 2311 257807
Fax: +30 2310 474128

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