Dr. Chairi Kiourt is Assistant Researcher in the ATHENA – Research and Innovation Centre in Information, Communication and Knowledge Technologies – Xanthi’s Division, multimedia department since 2019. Also, as of December 2017, heis PostDoctoral researcher with the Hellenic Open University, School of Science and Technology, and as of 2018, Adjunct Faculty at the Computer Science Department, International Hellenic University, Greece.
In 2007, he received his BSc degree in Electrical Engineering from the Electrical Engineering Departmentof the Eastern Macedonia and Thrace Institute of Technology, Greece. He also received an M.Sc. in System Engineering and Management in the specialty area: A. Information and Communication Systems Management from the Democritus University of Thrace, Greece. In 2017, received his PhD in Artificial Intelligence and Software Engineering from the Hellenic Open University. He has participated in several national and European research programs and co- authored to the writing of several scientific publications in international peer-reviewed journals and conferences with judges in the fields of collective artificial intelligence, multi-agent systems, reinforcement learning agents, virtual worlds, virtual museums and gamification.