About The Speaker
Argyrios Bailas studies Electrical Engineering and holds a Diploma from the Democritus University of Thrace, Greece and a MSEE and PhD from The University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, USA.
He has been working at the European Patent Office since 1991, first as an examiner in Computers and then Director in a variety of posts such as, Learning and Development and Recruitment, as well as Director Operations. In his latter capacity he has managed teams or examiners different areas the Sector Information and Communication Technology, such as Telecommunications, Computers, Electronics.
He is currently managing about 100 staff working in a variety of technical areas including the core area of Artificial Intelligence.