George Pappas, Ph.D., Ph.D.
MEng | XR & Gamification Specialist | Metaverse Applications Engineer
Georgios Pappas, Ph.D., Ph.D., is an Electrical & Computer Engineer graduate from the National Technical University of Athens (B.Sc./M.Sc.-Dual Ph.D.) and Michigan State University (Dual Ph.D.). He is also an alumnus of the MIT IoT Bootcamp (2017) and was an invited instructor at the MIT DeepTech Bootcamp (2019). He is currently working at the Lab of Educational Material and Methodology of Open University of Cyprus developing XR and gamification applications for Distance Learning.
His work has received multiple awards in national and international level. He was also a member of the team that developed the first TBS & RTS PC game in Greece (“1453-1821 The Coming of Liberation”) which became a best seller title. His areas of interest include Metaverse Applications, Gamification, Simulation, and XR and how these technologies can be used in combination with IoT implementations and AI.