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Research Director


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Papageorgiou Harris

Areas of interest

  • Natural language processing
  • Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Statistical modeling & Learning
  • Language & Complexity
  • Cognitive Semantics
  • Communication, Media & culture

Harris Papageorgiou is the Deputy Head of the Natural Language and Knowledge Extraction Department and a senior researcher at the Institute for Language and Speech Processing (ILSP/R.C. “Athena”), where he works on NLP and Language Applications. He holds a Diploma in Electrical Engineering (1992) from the National Technical University of Athens and a PhD (1996) in Information Technology from the NTUA also. From 1989 to 1992 he joined the Greek Eurotra team. Since 1992, he has been working for ILSP, involved in European projects in the area of multilingual multimodal multimedia processing (indicatively Eurotra, LRE/Translearn, Esprit-Naplus, LE-Aventinus, ΙST-CIMWOS, IST-Reveal_This, eBusiness-MUSE, COST278, ΗΕΓ-TV++, COST2102). He is teaching at the Postgraduate Programme of Studies “Technoglossia”. He has published more than 50 publications in international scientific books, journals and international conferences. He holds a patent in Machine Translation technology.


Fall 1999 Introduction to Natural Language Processing
Fall 2002 Introduction to Natural Language Processing
Fall 2003 Introduction to Natural Language Processing
Fall 2005 Introduction to Natural Language Processing
Spring 2003 Computational Linguistics
Spring 2005 Computational Linguistics
Spring 2006 Machine Learning
Spring 2006 Discourse Analysis
Fall 2008 Introduction to Natural Language Processing