Dr. Ilias G. MAGLOGIANNIS is Associate Professor in the Dept. of Digital Systems in the University of Piraeus and Director of the Computational Biomedicine Laboratory. His scientific interests include Biomedical Informatics, Telemedicine, Computer Vision and Pervasive Healthcare Systems. His published scientific work includes three (3) books (Springer, IOS press and Morgan Claypool Publishers) and five (5) lecture notes (in Greek) on Biomedical Engineering and Multimedia topics, 90 journal papers and more than 180 international conference papers, while he has received more than 4000 citations on his published work. He has been principal investigator in many European and National Research programs, while he has also served as external evaluator in R&D projects for the EU, the Government of Hong Kong, the Republic of France, Portugal, Czech, Cyprus and Greece. Dr. Maglogiannis is also Vice President of the Hellenic Biomedical Engineering Society and national representative for Greece in the IFIP technical committee TC 12 (Artificial Intelligence – Knowledge-Oriented Development of Applications), President of Working Group WG12.5 (AI Applications) and member of the Working Group on Leading-edge Applications of the eMobility technology platform. Dr Maglogiannis has seved as TPC Chair in several IFIP AIAI Conferences and he is member of the Founding and Steering Committee of the PETRA conference (ACM International Conference on Pervasive Technologies Related to Assistive Environments) series.