Yannis George

NTUA Professor, Director, Department of Transportation Planning and Engineering, National Technical University of Athens

George Yannis is Professor and in Traffic Safety and Management and Director of the Department of Transportation Planning and Engineering of the School of Civil Engineering at the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA).  He has a civil engineering diploma from NTUA, and MSc and PhD in Transport from the Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées, Paris.

He has a thorough and broad understanding of the transportation sector dynamics, through his active involvement for more than 31 years as engineer, academic, advisor and decision maker in all areas of transportation planning and engineering.

Ηe has participated in more than 230 research and engineering projects and studies in Greece, in Europe and worldwide and he has published more than 500 scientific papers (153 in scientific journals) widely cited worldwide. He has contributed extensively in several research projects and scientific committees of the European Commission and other International Organisations (UN/ECE, OECD, WHO, World Bank, EIB, CEDR, ERF, UITP, ETSC, WCTR, TRB).

More information available at: www.nrso.ntua.gr/geyannis