Theodore Dalamagas is Research Director, Vice Director of Information Management Systems Institute at ATHENA Research Center, co-founder and Chief Technology Officer of Symbiolabs (spinoff of ATHENA). He received his Diploma in Electrical Engineering from NTU Athens, Greece, his MSc in Advanced Information Systems from Glasgow University, Scotland, and his PhD from NTUA. He has more than 15 years of R&D experience of running and coordinating R&D EU and national ICT projects. His research and technology areas of interest include: data services for waste valorization and environmental footprint reduction, scientific databanks and e-research infrastructures, data Web and information retrieval, data interoperability and integration, and bioinformatics. He has published more than 70 articles in international journals and conference proceedings. Google Scholar Citations reports more than 5500 citations to his work and h-index 24.