Dr. George Koutitas is an entrepreneur and academic in Electrical and Computer Engineering. He has a solid background in Wireless Networks, Internet of Things, Smart Grids and Augmented Reality focusing on applied verticals in Smart Cities, Health, and Public Safety, and is a founder of Augmented Training Systems.
His research interests are optimization algorithms, control theory, resource allocation, machine learning and game theory. His passion is to convert ideas into working prototypes.
For his entrepreneurial and academic work, he has received angel funding and grants from the US Dept. of Energy (USA), NSF (USA), EPSRC (UK), FP7 (EU), NOKIA. He is the inventor of 2 patent pending technologies in Energy and Augmented Reality spaces. He is also the author of 2 books in Smart Grids and Smart Cities and the author of more than 49 peer-reviewed scientific publications that have received more than 900 citations worldwide.