Dr. Vasilis Efthymiou
Vasilis (Identity Management Consultant) is a postdoctoral researcher at IBM Research - Almaden. Prior to that, he has been a member of the Information Systems Laboratory of the Institute of Computer Science at FORTH, Greece, a research intern at IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center, and a researcher at University of Luxembourg. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Crete, Greece in 2017 working on entity resolution and he is a co-author of the book "Entity resolution in the Web of data". For his BSc and MSc studies in UoC, he was funded from FORTH, while participating in 5 EU research projects mostly in the areas of data management, linked data, privacy and ambient intelligence.