Giannopoulos, Ioannis

Univ.Prof. MSc BSc

Research Division:
Head of Research Division Geoinformation
Research Area:
Gußhausstr. 27-29 / E120-02 (CD0348)
Phone #:
+43 (1) 58801 12710


Ioannis Giannopoulos was born in Patras, Greece, in 1985. In 2018 he was appointed as Full Professor for Geoinformation at Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien). Before coming to Vienna, Ioannis was a Postdoctoral Researcher and Lecturer at ETH Zurich (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology). In 2015 he also successfully defended his doctoral thesis at ETH Zurich which was also honored with the ETH Culmann award for outstanding dissertations. He further holds a B.Sc. and M.Sc. in Computer Science from Saarland University with a focus on Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Human-Computer Interaction (HCI). Both, the Bachelor and Master thesis were conducted at the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI). His publications are mostly focusing in the areas of HCI, Geographic Information Science and Cognitive Sciences. More specifically, his research interests lie in Spatial HCI, Urban Computing, LBS, Mobile Decision Making, Machine Learning, Mobile and Remote Eye Tracking, Pedestrian Navigation, Augmented Reality as well as Interaction in Virtual and Mixed Environments.


Type Title Semester Hours
VO Introduction to Geoinformation and Cartography 2020S 2.0
VU Geoinformation I 2019W 2.0
VU Advanced GIS 2019W 3.0
VU Geoinformation II 2020S 2.0
SE Seminar of Geosciences (Geoinformation) 2019W 2.0
SE Seminar for Geoinformation and Cartography 2019W 1.0
SE Welcoming Seminar Geodesy and Geoinformation 2019W 1.0
SE Preparation of the Bachelor Thesis (Geoinformation) 2019W 3.0
SE Presentation of the Bachelor Thesis (Geoinformation) 2019W 1.0
PV Research Seminar for Doktoral Students 2020S 3.0