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George Achillias
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In today’s hyper-connected world, consumers expect service providers to do more than just offer competitively priced, reliable, and attractive products; they also expect their providers to be responsive, flexible, and know just what they need. Young people in particular assume they can have a personalized and seamless dialogue with a company across multiple channels at a time that suits them.Meeting these expectations, whereby customer interactio...
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The Big Fat Apple Monitor Giveaway - Super-Size Your Laptop with This Monstrously Awesome Display
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να ειμαστε καλά να τον θυμόμαστε για παντα... Χρόνια πολλά :)
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απιστευτο μάθημα!
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simply epic!!!
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απλά από τα πιο επικά μαθήματα!!!
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excellent speech!
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αυτό ακούς και γεμίζεις Ελπίδα. Και φυσικά σου λειπει ο Δασκαλος ακομα πιο πολύ
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Αιωνία η μνήμη του δασκάλου
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a digital anthropologist
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A digital anthropologist with 16 years of experience; focusing on how it is created, how it is adopted, how it evolves and how it is changed the relationship people have with technology and the context around them, Understanding the new trends brought by technologies, how individual behaviors are affected, and reshaping people’s expectations towards brands and the way they interact with the environment and technology. Strongly interested to understand and describe the interaction between humans and technology and how this affects their relationships and their decision making process. 

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  • Bentley University
    MBA, 2012 - 2013
  • University of Patras
    1997 - 2001
  • MIT Media Lab
    Smart Cities, 2013 - 2014
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