Panos (Panagiotis) Louridas holds an MSc by Research and a PhD in Computation from the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology (UMIST). He is a consultant at the Greek Research & Technology Network, focusing on electronic infrastructures. Prior to that he has worked as a Software Engineer in the banking sector, developing applications using open source software, and as a consultant in various European projects. His research interests include Software Engineering, Software Design, and Security.
Dr. Louridas is a member of the ACM, the IEEE, and the AAAS. He is the recipient of a cheque by Donald Knuth.