Vassilis is working as a Senior Project Manager for Agroknow, working on the implementation of projects.. He has a 5-year bachelor, a 2-year MSc and a 4-year PhD in Agricultural Biotechnology from the Department of Agricultural Biotechnology of the Agricultural University of Athens (Greece). During the last years, he has served a number of organizations as a scientific associate, including the University of Alcala (Spain), the Food & Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), the Greek Research & Technology Network (GRNET) and the Agricultural University of Athens (AUA). Vassilis has a proven experience on topics covering agricultural information & knowledge management, digital repositories & metadata management workflows, obtained mostly through his participation in EU projects like agINFRA, VOA3R, Organic.Lingua and Organic.Edunet, educational/training resources and Web 2.0 tools & social networks, among others. Through a collaboration with the Open Data Institute, Vassilis has co-authored the Discussion Paper of the Global Open Data for Agriculture and Nutrition (GODAN).