Head of the Department of Digital Media and Communication
Tel.: +30 2671024642
Spyros Polykalas is a Professor in the Department of Digital Media and Communication at Ionian University. He received his Degree (BEng) from the Polytechnic Faculty of University of Patras in 1994, and Doctoral Degree in 1999 from the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering of National Technical University of Athens (NTUA). From 1999 until 2001 he worked as a scientific associate in NTUA and from 2001 to 2008 he worked as Special Scientist in Hellenic Telecommunications and Post Commission (EETT). In 2008 joined the faculty of the Department of Business Administration of the Technological Educational Institute of the Ionian Islands, as an Assistant Professor. His main scientific interests are related to the Framework of Electronic Communication Services provision. In particular he has more than 20 years of experience in Electronic Communications Sector in several issues, such as: regulation and competition in electronic communications markets, digital media & communications, personal data and privacy, development of broadband networks, performance evaluation of broadband intelligent networks. He has participated in several relevant project at national and EU level, while he has published several articles in the above areas in international journals and conferences.