Resarch Interests: affective computing, biosignals, computer vision, facial cues, stress

Giorgos Giannakakis works as a senior technical staff member at Computational Medicine Laboratory of Institute of Computer Science at Foundation for Research and Technology Hellas. He received his Dipl-Ing. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA) in 2003, his MSc and PhD in Biomedical Engineering from the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Patras - School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, NTUA in 2005 and 2009 respectively. He has worked as scientific associate at the Institute of Communications and Computer Systems (ICCS) participating in national and european research projects, as volunteer analyst/programmer at the Mental Health Research Institute, as self-employed electrical engineer in the implementation of electromechanical works and as freelance web developer.