George Veranis received his Diploma in Applied Informatics and his Msc in Information Systems from University of Macedonia in Thessaloniki in 2005 and 2008 respectively.
He works as Senior Software Developer for Hellenic Academic Libraries Link Services since 2008. He has been involved in numerous projects developing, deploying and enhancing several applications, systems and websites to meet and satisfy objectives. Also is very experienced with interoperability between different applications, because he has developed a middleware based on that and also has participate in other open source projects. Moreover, has developed open source smILLe which is used by National Network of Interlibrary Loan in Greece.
He is experienced with several cutting edge technologies for development and web services such as Java, JSP, LAMP technologies, Perl, Python and frameworks as Codeingniter, Mojolicious , CakePHP , Spring MVC , Scala , Slim and others. He has developed and customized several open source (Drupal, Dspace, Koha, Eprints etc.) and commercial software’s for needs of the projects he has involved,
Since 2007, he has been involved in several European and national R&D projects in the fields of Information Technology (FP6, FP7).
His research interests include knowledge management, could computing, information retrieval, software engineering, semantic web technologies, data mining, bibliometrics and research evaluation methods, library management systems, webservices and middleware systems.
He has 12 published articles in international scientific journals and conference proceedings.