Ion (Ioannis) Androutsopoulos
Athens University of Economics and Business

Ion Androutsopoulos is Professor of Artificial Intelligence in the Department of Informatics, Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB), and head of AUEB's Natural Language Processing (NLP) Group. He holds a Diploma (MEng) in Electrical Engineering from the National Technical University of Athens (1991), an MSc in Information Technology/Knowledge Based Systems from the University of Edinburgh (1992), and a PhD in Artificial Intelligence from the University of Edinburgh (1996).  Before joining AUEB in 2002, he worked as a research scientist in what is now the Centre for Language Technology of Macquarie University in Sydney (1996-97), and the Institute of Informatics and Telecommunications of NCSR "Demokritos" (1998-2002). His current research interests include: biomedical question answering; natural language generation from medical images; text classification, including filtering toxic content; information extraction and opinion mining, including legal text analytics and sentiment analysis; deep learning for NLP; NLP in the digital humanities.



The project “ARCHIMEDES Unit: Research in Artificial Intelligence, Data Science and Algorithms” with code OPS 5154714 is implemented by the National Recovery and Resilience Plan “Greece 2.0” and is funded by the European Union – NextGenerationEU.