Contact Information

Information Management Systems Institute
Research Center Athena
Artemidos 6 & Epidavrou
Marousi 15125, Greece

Tel: (+30) 2106875450
Fax: (+30) 2106856804
Email: dskoutas -at-

Short Bio

Dr. Dimitrios Skoutas received his Diploma on Electrical and Computer Engineering from the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA) in 2003, and his PhD in Computer Science from NTUA in 2008, under the supervision of Prof. Timos Sellis. During this period, he has worked as a Research Assistant at the Knowledge and Database Systems Lab (KDBSL) at NTUA and at the Information Management Systems Institute (IMSI). From 2009 to 2011, he has worked as a post-doctoral researcher at the L3S Research Center in Hannover, Germany. Currently he is an Assistant Researcher at IMSI, R.C. Athena.



  • SLIPO: Scalable linking and integration of Big POI data 
  • CityRisks: Avoiding and mitigating safety risks in urban environments 


  • GeoStream: Exploiting user-generated geospatial content streams 
  • GeoCrowd: A geospatial knowledge world 
  • OpenDataMonitor: Monitoring, analysis and visualisation of open data catalogues, hubs and repositories 
  • GeoKnow: Making the Web an exploratory for geospatial knowledge 
  • LivingKnowledge: Facts, opinions and bias in time 
  • SYNC3: Synergetic content creation and communication 

Research Interests

  • Geospatial data management
  • Linked data, open data
  • Information extraction and mining