Welcome to IMSI, the Information Management Systems Institute, a leading research institute in Greece and a Centre of Excellence for research, development, and innovation in the areas of large-scale information systems and Big Data management. IMSI lies within the “ATHENA” Research and Innovation Center in Information, Communication and Knowledge Technologies, which is the first research center in Greece with a focus exclusively on Information Society.
IMSI is today one of Greece’s premier research institutes in the area of information management. Over the past few years, IMSI researchers have been very successful in attracting and implementing numerous cutting-edge research and development projects, at both the national and international level. Furthermore, IMSI has created strong collaborative ties with top European research institutions and has successfully promoted the development and use of state-of-the art information systems platforms and tools in both local industry and various Greek government organizations.
IMSI held the 1st DEDS SCHOOL "Ethical and Legal Aspects of Data" on April 4-8 April 2022, in Athens, Greece.
Minos Garofalakis, Director of IMSI, was honored 2018 ACM fellow
Georgia Koutrika, Research Director at IMSI, has been elected Editor-in-Chief for the International Journal on Very Large Data Bases (VLDB Journal) (2021).
Publication from IMSI received the ACM CIKM 2020 Best Demo Award
Publication from IMSI researchers received a best paper award at ADBIS 2018
IMSI co-organized the prestigious international conference ICDE 2021, with IMSI Director Minos Garofalakis as General Chair and 5 more of its members participating as various Chairs.