Dr. Konstantinos Liolis
SES Networks, Luxembourg
Dr. Konstantinos LIOLIS is Senior Systems Engineer within SES Networks, managing R&D and Innovation projects on Satellite Communications technologies, such as 5G, M2M/IoT and HTS. He has over 13 years of experience, both technical and managerial, in more than 35 contracted EU FP7/H2020, ESA ARTES and National R&D and Innovation projects in ICT with major focus on Satellite Communications. Prior to joining SES in 2012, he was R&D Project Manager at Space Hellas S.A., Greece in 2008-2012, Communication Systems Engineer at ESA/ESTEC, the Netherlands in 2006-2008, and Research Assistant at the California Institute for Telecommunications and Information Technology, San Diego, USA in 2004-2006. He has more than 50 journal, conference and book chapter publications as well as several contributions to ETSI, DVB and ITU-R standardization bodies. He holds the PhD and Dipl.-Eng. degrees in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA), Greece, and the MSc degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of California at San Diego (UCSD), USA. He is a Member of the Technical Chamber of Greece and is PMI PMP® certified project manager.