Dr. Ioannis Markopoulos is the Head of EU & International Business in NOVA. He holds a PhD in Telecommunications from the National Technical University of Athens, Electrical Engineering Department. He is a National Technical University of Athens, Electrical Department Graduate and a member of the Technical Chamber of Greece. Since 2007, he is also PMP certified. He has been working and leading numerous European and National R&D and commercial projects in the domainσ of broadband telecommunications and ICT. He has also produced and participated in several publications. He has participated in the Federation of Hellenic ICT Enterprises, promoting frameworks capitalising on EU structural funds.