PhD, University of Glasgow


Ioannis Arapakis received his M.Sc. degree in Information Technology from the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Sweden. He then pursued a Ph.D. degree at the SoCS of the University of Glasgow, in the area of Information Retrieval, under the supervision of Prof. Joemon M. Jose and Prof. C. J. Keith van Rijsbergen. In the past four years, he has worked as a Researcher at Yahoo Labs, Barcelona, where he conducted research in the areas of Data Mining, HCI, and IR. He has several publications in top-tier venues and journals, including a SIGIR best paper award. Currently, he is a Senior Research Scientist at the Data Mining group, at Eurecat.