An entrepreneur, business developer, information security specialist, with a record of success, gained over 15-year career in Information Technology and Information Systems. A strong team leader and team player who balances taking a participatory approach with making decisions.
My name is Thanasis Batsakidis. I am a PhD Candidate at Democritus University of Thrace – Department of Production and Management Engineering - and scientific field of "Design, Organize and administration of supply chains". My research relates to technology and its relationship to: wisdom, mindfulness, learning, dialogue, and philosophy, as elements of an integral inquiry of the human condition.
I received my first degree in Mechanical Engineering from Technological Educational Institute of Serres. I continued joining the Master of Business Administration (MBA) program of City University in Seattle (CityU in Athens) where I extended my knowledge in the field of management.
Also I have a (MSc) "Management Science and Information Systems" from Technological Educational Institute of Kavala. I have extensive experience in the IT and I am currently holding various certifications (Security+, MCTS, MCITP) in the field of Information Systems and IT.
Now I am a Postgraduate student at Democritus University of Thrace – Department of Language, Literature and Civilization of the Black Sea Countries – Turkish Division.
My interests lie in Strategic Studies, International Relations Theory and International Security (Cyber security) among others. My research interests include databases, windows security, business intelligent and information systems, system modeling and business dynamics.
Member of Hellenic Professionals Informatics Society (HEPIS), Hellenic Management Association (ΕΕΔΕ) Hellenic Institute Information and Communication Management (ΕΙΠ-ΕΕΔΕ).