Vasilis Maglaris

Organisation: Technical University of Athens (GR)
Position: Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering
Profile: Vasilis Maglaris holds an Engineering Degree from NTUA (Athens, Greece, 1974) and a Ph.D. degree from Columbia University (New York, USA, 1979). Before joining the faculty at NTUA, he held industrial and academic positions in the USA for ten years, all in advanced electronic communications. He was responsible for developing the NTUA Campus LAN and for the establishment of GRNET (the Greek NREN where he served as chairman until June 2004. Since October 2004, he has served as the Chairman of the National Research & Education Networks Policy Committee (NREN PC).