Dr. Christos Ziakis (BSc, MSc Applied Informatics, University of Macedonia), is a software engineer, project manager and consultant specialized in e-business, digital marketing and search engine optimization. In January 2019 he was awarded a Doctorate degree from the Faculty of Information Sciences of the University of Macedonia for his thesis regarding the development of Start-Up Entrepreneurial Ecosystems and the quadruple helix model. He has been working since 2003 in the Information Technology and Communication industry, focusing on digital marketing, e-business, start-ups and technological innovation. Since 2009 he is the founder of www.imarketing.gr, a digital marketing agency. During these years he has collaborated with world-class companies and has managed, developed and supported more than 200 IT projects, including ForeignAffairs.gr, the greek version of Foreign Affairs magazine. He is also a co-founder of a retail related start-up (QRshop.gr), founder of Hoteligence, a company that provides specialized e-tourism solutions and manages the online portal HalkidikiTravel.com. In addition, he is a founding member and CTO of the cluster of companies CRECOS (realestateportal.co). As a digital marketing consultant, he participates in educational seminars and workshops organized by public and private institutions. In addition, since 2015, he is a visiting professor specialized in Digital Marketing in postgraduate courses at the University of Macedonia (MBA, MIS).
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Start-ups, Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Digital Marketing, Quadruple Helix, Start-up Ecosystems