About Me

I was born in Kavala in 1962; I am married and father of two wonderful girls.
I graduated (1991) from the University of Udine, Italy in Computer Science (2nd Level Degree Course), and I hold a Master of Science (M.Sc.) with distinction (2002), in Finance and Financial Information Systems from the University of Greenwich, London, UK., as well as a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) with distinction (2007), in Information Systems from the Department of Production and Management Engineering, Democritus University of Thrace, Xanthi, Greece.
I am a qualified Information System Analyst and Consultant with a high level of experience. I serve as, the Head of the IT Department in Kavala's General Hospital. Alongside, I delve into research and development programs, and serve as Part Time Lecturer in undergraduate programs in the Production and Management Engineering Department of Democritus University of Thrace and as Part Time Lecturer in postgraduate programs of the Eastern Macedonia and Thrace Institute of Technology. At times I have worked as a trainer in many IT courses as well as external partner - consultant for various companies and organizations.
Many of my research work was published in Information Systems, Biomedical Informatics, Managerial Finance , International Medical Informatics Journals, as well as in the European Journal of Information Systems among others, and I have presented some of my research work in scientific conferences.
My research interests fall in the following areas: Knowledge Management, Hospital Information Systems, Computer Networks, Business Process Reengineering, Information Systems and Information Engineering.
To know more about me you can check my resume. Feel free to contact me if you have any question or work opportunities to offer.

Contact Details

Vassilis Aggelidis
Menandrou 20, Kavala 65404, Greece
info@vaggelidis.eu

Education:

Democritus University of Thrace

Ph.D. in Information Systems Evaluation 2003 - 2007

Ph.D. with Distinction in Information Systems, Thesis: “Hospital Information Systems Evaluation ”, Department of Production and Management Engineering, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece.

University of Greenwich

M.Sc. in Finance and Financial Information Systems 2001 - 2002

Master of Science with Distinction in Finance and Financial Information Systems, Thesis: “Capital Asset Pricing Model and Arbitrage Pricing Theory: The case of Greek stock market (1987 – 2001) ”, The Business School, University of Greenwich, London, UK.

University of Udine, Italy

Laurea in Computer Science 1985 - 1991

Laurea (2nd Level Degree Course) in Computer Science (Informatica), Disertation: “Data base design ”, Faculty of Mathematical, Physical and Natural Sciences, University of Udine, Italy.

Employment:

General Hospital of Kavala

Head of IT Department 1996 - Present

My daily tasks include:Consult with managers and doctors to determine the role of the Hospital Information System Research emerging technologies to decide if installing them can increase the Hospital’s efficiency and effectiveness, Devise ways to add new functionality to existing computer systems, Design and develop new systems by choosing and configuring hardware and software, Oversee the installation and configuration of new systems to customize them for the Hospital, Conduct testing to ensure that the Information system work as expected, Train the system’s end users and write instruction manual ...

Kavalas' Prefectural Committees for Adult Education

Responsible for Vocational training in Informatics 1993 - 2001

Organized more than 50 seminars in Information technologies

Teaching

Democritus University of Thrace

Part time Lecture, Department of Production and Management Engineering 2007 - Present

Teaching Courses: Information Technology, Data Analysis, Management Information Systems

Kavala Institute of Technology

Part time Lecture in undergratuate and postgratuate pragrams in Department of Business Administration 1995 - Present

Teaching Courses: Information Technology, Data Bases Administration, Data Bases Design, Management Information Systems, Programming languages, Operating Systems, Financial Information Systems

Public Hellenic Productivity Center of Kavala

Adjunct IT teacher,Adult educator in educational programed for minorities 1994 - 2002

Teaching Courses: Information Technology, Ms Office, Operating Systems (more than 1000 Hours)

Prefectural Committees of Popular Education of Kavala

Responsible for design, coordinator and teaching at graduate level computer courses 1993 - 2001

Teaching Courses: Information Technology, Ms Office, Operating Systems (more than 2500 Hours)

Methodiko Private Secondary degree School

Responsible for Vocational training 1995 - 2001

Teaching Courses: Information Technology, Ms Office, Operating Systems, Mathematics, Physics

Research Interest

Hospital Information Systems

Business Process Reengineering

Information Systems and Information Engineering

Implications of Information Systems use

The socio-cultural implications of the globalization of Information Technology

The architecture and evaluation of Information Systems to support professional activities

Data Communication Systems and Computer Networks

Database design

Statistics and Data Analysis

Knowledge Management

Skills

Languages

  • Greek
  • Italian
  • English

Personal Skills

  • Project Management
  • System Management
  • System Analysis - Planning and Execution
  • Work flow charts and Critical Path analysis
  • Process Improvement
  • Relationship Management - Communication
  • Team worker and team organizerg
  • Data Analysis – Statistics – SPPS – SEM
  • Technical Support - Training
  • Initiative and self-confidence

Publications

Main Publication in Peer - Review Journals

Fragidis, Leonidas L., Chatzoglou, Prodromos D., Aggelidis, Vassilios P., (2016), “Integrated nationwide electronic health records system: Semi-distributed architecture approach”, Technology and Health Care, Volume Preprint, Page:1-15, DOI: 10.3233/THC-161231

Tsaprantzi, A., Kostagiolas, P., Platis, C., Aggelidis, V., Niakas, D., (2016), “The Impact of Information on Doctors' Attitudes Toward Generic Drugs”, The Journal of Health Care Organization, Provision, and Financing, Volume Preprint, Page:1-15, DOI: 10.3233/THC-161231

Theriou, N., Aggelidis, V., (2014), “Management Accounting Systems, Top Management Team’s Risk Characteristics and Their Effect on Strategic Change”, International Journal of Economics & Business Administration (IJEBA), Volume 2, Issue 2, Page:3-38.

Theriou, N., Aggelidis, V., and Theriou, G., (2014), “The Mediating Effect of the Knowledge Management Process to the Firm’s Performance: A Resource-Based View”, International Journal of Economics & Business Administration (IJEBA), Volume 2, Issue 1, Page:87-114.

Chatzoglou, P., Kamperidou, S-E., Vraimaki, E., Polychrou, E., Aggelidis, V., and Diamantidis, A., (2014), “Factors Affecting the Adoption of Internet Banking in Greece”, International Journal of Applied Systemic Studies, Volume 5, Issue 4 DOI: 10.1504/IJASS.2014.065694.

Aggelidis, V. and Chatzoglou, P., (2012), "Hospital Information Systems: Measuring End-User Computer Satisfaction (EUCS)", Journal of Biomedical Informatics, Volume 45 Issue 3 Pages 566 - 579, DOI:10.1016/j.jbi.2012.02.009

Theriou, N., V. Aggelidis, D. Maditinos and Z. Sevic (2010), "Testing the Relationship between beta and Returns in the Athens Stock Exchange", Managerial Finance, Volume 36, Issue 12, pp. 1043-1056, Emerald. ISSN: 0307-4358, DOI: 10.1108/03074351011088441.

Aggelidis, V., and Chatzoglou, P., (2009), "Using a Modified Technology Acceptance Model in Hospitals", International Journal of Medical Informatics, Volume 78, Issue 2, Pages 115-126, DOI:10.1016/j.ijmedinf.2008.06.006.

Theriou, N., Aggelidis, V. and Theriou, G., (2009), "A Theoretical Framework Contrasting the Resource-Based Perspective and the Knowledge-Based View", European Research Studies Volume XII, Issue 3, Pages 177-190, http://www.ersj.eu/repec/ers/papers/09_3_p13.pdf.

Aggelidis, V., and Chatzoglou, P., (2008), "Methods for evaluating Hospital Information Systems: A Literature Review" EuroMed Journal of Business Volume3 Issue 1, DOI: 10.1108/14502190810873849.

Theriou, N., D. Maditinos and V. Aggelides (2007), "Testing the Relation between Beta and Returns in the Athens Stock Exchange: A Second Attempt", Journal of Economy and Business International Scientific Publications, Volume 1, ISSN 1313-2555.

Theriou, N., D. Maditinos, P. Chatzoglou, V. Aggelidis (2005), "The Cross-Section of Expected Stock Returns: An Empirical Study in the Athens Stock Exchange", Managerial Finance, Volume 31 Issue 12, pp. 58-78, ISSN: 0307-4358. DOI: 10.1108/03074350510770026.

Chatzoglou, P., Theriou, N., Demetriades, E., and Aggelides, V., (2004), "Software Project Management and Planning: The Case of the Greek IT Sector" International Journal of Applied Systemic Studies Volume 1 Issue 3, Pages 305 - 316, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1504/IJASS.2007.017713 .

Theriou, N., D. Maditinos, P. Chatzoglou, V. Aggelidis (2004), "The Cross-Section of Expected Stock Returns: An Empirical Study in the Athens Stock Exchang", in C. Sevic ed., Accounting and Finance in Transition, Volume I , London: Greenwich University Press, pp. 529-551, ISSN: 1743-1999 και ISBN: 1-86166-204-1.



Main Presentetions in Conferences

Florou G., Aggelidis V., Batzios C., Karasavvoglou A., Petasakis I., Polychronidou P. (2014). "Key features of the hospitalization of patients who received health care services in public hospitals in the Region of Eastern Macedonia and Thrace -Greece during the period 2005-2011". Hellenic Open Business Administration International Conference (HOBA 2014), Athens, 8-9 March 2014.

Chatzoglou, P.D., Fragidis, L.L., Nestoridou, A., and Aggelidis, V.P., (2013), “Health Information Systems: Investigating Greek Hospital Employees Intention to Use Electronic Health Records”, HEALTHINF 2013 – International Conference on Health Informatics, Barcelona, 11-14/2/2013

Florou G., Aggelidis V., Batzios C., Karasavvoglou A., Petasakis I., Polychronidou P. (2013). "Immigrant patients at emergency visits at Kavala’s hospital". In: Recent Researches in Law Science and Finances: Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Finance, Accounting and Law” (ICFA '13), Chania, Crete Island, Greece, August 27-29, 2013. Ed. by Kalliopi Kalampouka & Carmen Nastase. Publ. By WSEAS Press, ISBN: 978-960-474-327-8, 2013.

Chatzoglou, P., Fragidis, L., Doumpa, T., and Aggelidis, V., (2012),"Hospital Information systems Evaluation”, 10th ICICTH, Samos, Greece.

Theriou, N. and Aggelidis, V. (2012), "Management Accounting Systems, top management team s risk characteristic and their effect on strategic change”, 73rd International Atlantic Economic Conference, 28-31 March 2012, Istanbul, Turkey.

Maditinos, D., D, Chatzoudis, L. Sarigiannidis and V. Aggelidis, Factors Influencing the Use of WWW to Electronic Purchase: A study of Users Perceptions, 23th Pan Hellenic Statistical Conference, ‘Statistics and the WWW, Veroia, 7-11 April 2010, Conference Proceedings p. 28.

Giarmatzidou – Kalfa E., Aggelidis P.V., Chatzoudes A.D., Karasavvoglou G.A., (2009), “The use of health services by foreigners: The case of the general hospital of Kavala”, Proceedings in 6th International Conference : New Horizons in Industry, Business and Education, Sandorini, pp. :569 - 575.

Aggelidis, V., Chatzoglou, P., (2006), “Measuring Hospital Information System Users’ Satisfaction: A New Proposed Model”, 4th International Conference on Information Communication in Health, Samos, Greece.

Aggelidis, V., Chatzoglou, P., (2006), “A New Conceptual Model in order to measure Hospital Information Systems Intention to Use”, 2ο National Conference of Hellenic Society for Systemic Studies (HSSS) Society for Systems Sciences, May 2006, Chios, Greece.

Theriou, N., V. Aggelides and D. Maditinos (2006), Testing the Relation between Risk and Returns using CAPM and APT: The Case of Athens Stock Exchange (ASE), 4th International Conference on Accounting and Finance in Transition, ICAFT 2006, April 2006, Adelaide, Australia. ISSN 1751-830X (CD Rom).

Theriou, N., D. Maditinos and V. Aggelides (2005), Testing the Relation Between Beta and Returns in the Athens Stock Exchange: A Second Attempt, 3rd International Conference on Accounting and Finance in Transition, ICAFT 2005, July 2005, Greenwich, London, UK.

Theriou, N., D. Spirides, and V. Aggelidis (2004), “Empirical testing of capital asset pricing model”, 2nd International Conference on Accounting and Finance in Transition, July 2004, Kavala, Greece.

Theriou, N., D. Maditinos and V. Aggelides (2004), Testing the Relation Between Beta and Returns in the Athens Stock Exchange, 2nd International Conference on Accounting and Finance in Transition, ICAFT 2004, July 2004, Kavala, Greece.

Dimitriadis, Ε., P. Chatzoglou, N. Theriou, D. Maditinos and V. Aggelides (2003), The Impact of T.E.I of Kavala in the Economic Development of the city of Kavala, 16th Pan Hellenic Statistical Conference, Kavala, April 2003.

Chatzoglou, P., Theriou, N., Demetriades, E., and V. Aggelides (2003), “The management of Software Development Process in Greece”, 16th Conference of the Hellenic Society of Operations Research, Septemper 2003, Larissa, Greece.

Theriou, N., D. Maditinos, P. Chatzoglou, V. Aggelidis (2003), The Cross-Section of Expected Stock Returns: An Empirical Study in the Athens Stock Exchange, 1st International Conference on Accounting and Finance in Transition, ICAFT 2003, July 2003, Greenwich, London, UK.

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