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08Mar 2018

On Tuesday, March 6, 2018 BIG DATA & BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE training program came to an end! The program was planned to comprise a theoretical and a practical hands-on component. It covered the areas of big data and the map/reduce approach of processing them, frameworks and language support for distributed and parallel data processing, NoSQL databases, machine learning, and data visualization. Technically […]

28Feb 2018

On February 15th, 2018, Athens Information Technology (AIT) organized a half-day workshop on Industry4.0 titled: “Industrial Automation at the dawn of Industry 4.0”. Industry experts from IBM Hellas, INTRASOFT, Singularlogic, SENSAP, UBITECH and AIT presented and discussed advanced Industrial Internet of Things solutions, for  industrial applications, such as industrial automation, predictive maintenance and supply chain […]

20Feb 2018

Dr. Ioannis Tomkos of AIT was invited to join the “Strategic Planning Committee of IEEE Communications Society” (ComSoc) together with a few other top-level academics and industry executives from all areas of telecommunications and networking, and serve under the leadership of Chairman Prof. Vincent Chan (MIT) with the goal to realize the new strategic objectives […]

16Feb 2018

School Visit

February 16, 2018 Latest News

On Wednesday, February 8, we had the pleasure of hosting, jointly with Corallia, a group of final year students from the 4th EPA.L (Lyceum) of Athens. The 12 students, who are majoring in Information Technology, arrived at 10:30 a.m and were welcomed by Professor Vasileios Makios, General Director of Corallia, who introduced them to the […]

05Feb 2018

An article, co-authored by AIT’s Ioannis Tomkos and Theodoros Rokkas, submitted to the Optical Fiber Communications Conference (OFC’18), was rated as one of the few top-scored articles by the Technical Program Committee experts of the conference (out of over 1500 submissions). The particular article (entitled: “Techno-economic Evaluations of 400G Optical Interconnect Implementations for Datacenter Networks”) […]

19Jan 2018

On February 15th, 2018, Athens Information Technology is organizing a half-day workshop (10:00-14:00) on Indusry4.0, entitled: “Industrial Automation at the dawn of Industry 4.0”, with presentations of IBM Hellas, INTRASOFT, Singularlogic and SENSAP. Industry Experts will discuss and present advanced Industial Internet of Things for prominent industrial applications such as industrial automation, predictive maintenance and […]

18Dec 2017

A scientific article co-authored by Dr. Ioannis Tomkos (Head of AIT’s High-Speed Networks & Optical Communications (NOC) Research Group) together with his ex-team member Dr. Christoforos Kachris, is listed as one of the top 28 most-cited scientific articles in the world (according to the “Web of Science” database) on “Big Data” research, among over 6572 […]

14Dec 2017

Ο Διεθνής Οργανισμός “Broadband Forum” (BBF: θα διοργανώσει στην Αθήνα, στις 23-24 Μαρτίου στο Ξενοδοχείο Intercontinental, το Διεθνές Συνέδριο του για την Ευρυζωνικότητα (BASE 1018: Ο Δρ. Ιωάννης Τόμκος (, επιστημονικός υπεύθυνος της Ομάδας Δικτύων και Οπτικών Τηλεπικοινωνιών του ΑΙΤ (Networks & Optical Communications – NOC), είναι συν-διοργανωτής του συνεδρίου. H ερευνητική ομάδα […]

14Dec 2017

Dr. Ioannis Tomkos, Head of the High-Speed Networks & Optical Communications (NOC) Research Group, was formally notified that NOC will have a strong presence at the top «Optical Fiber Communications» Conference ( that will be held during mid-March 2018 at San Diego, CA, USA (with more than 14.500 expected attendees!). The NOC group co-authored two […]

07Dec 2017

ΑΙΤ has helped co-organize the upcoming FITCE workshop on “Advanced technologies, optical, 5G, satellite and their role in future developments,” which will be held in Thessaloniki on December 15, 2017 (see The workshop, which is under the auspices of the Greek branch of FITCE, the Federation of Telecommunication Engineers of the European Union (, […]