Scientific Officer at EC, DG Joint Research Centre (JRC), Directorate E – Space, Security and Migration, Technology innovation in Security (E.02)
Dr Georgios Giannopoulos holds a degree in Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering, a PhD in Engineering from Vrije Universiteit Brussel and the Royal Military Academy of Belgium and a Management degree from Solvay Brussels School in Economics and Management. He is currently carrying out research for supporting EU Policies in the domain of critical infrastructure risk and resilience assessment, interdependencies and economic impact of critical infrastructure disruption, on standardization and certification in CBRNE and CIP domains (including cyber) as well as on Hybrid Threats. He has been involved in several training activities in various European Countries in order to support their efforts on improving the protection of their technological systems and critical infrastructures. He also led the work on behalf of the JRC for developing a conceptual framework for Hybrid Threats in collaboration with the Hybrid CoE in Helsinki.