Dr. Michalis Feidakis (male) holds a Ph.D. in Affective Computing & Learning (University of Aegean), an MSc in Multimedia and Internet Computing (Loughborough University, UK), and a Degree in Informatics (Athens University of Economics). He belongs to the teaching staff of the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering at the University of West Attica (UWA). He is a senior researcher of the UWA CoNSeRT Lab, also a member of the Open University of Catalonia (Universitat Oberta de Catalunya-UOC) SMARTLEARN Research Group. In the last 15 years, he has coordinated several National, EU, and Asian-European Network (AEC-Net) projects. He has an extensive teaching experience in all grades of education (Primary, Secondary & Higher Education) and Professional Training as well. In the past, he had an advisory role in the Information Society Office of the Ministry of Education (2004-2008), while he has also served as the National Coordinator of Asia-Europe Classroom Network (AEC-Net). His research focus is on the Affective Computing domain with applications in Computer-Supported Collaborative Learning (CSCL), holding several publications in national and international journals and conferences.
2006, 2009, 2012 Asian-European Classroom Network (AEC-NET) Project awards (2 gold & 1 merit awards)