Speech by the owner of RISE, Constantinos Kokkinoplitis, at the Cycle of Lectures "Data and Society" (Video - Greek audio).


“Data and Society” is the title of the 5th Cycle of Lectures organized by The National Documentation Centre (EKT), within the framework of the “Science Society Program” Instructive Events held by The National Hellenic Research Foundation (NHRF). The Instructive Events took place on the 21st and 28th of April and on the 5th of May in Athens, with the participation of speakers from various fields of expertise, discussing the role of Data in Science, Entrepreneurship and Creativity.

The owner and Director of RISE, Constantinos Kokkinoplitis, participated as a speaker in the public dialogue concerning the changes that the use of Data brings to our society and daily life. His speech under the title “Innovation – Regional Development and Data” was given on the 28th of April, during the event “Data and Entrepreneurship”, and focused on the relation between Open Data and Big Data, the value and impact of Open Data on economy and society, the contribution of Data to Europe 2020, as well as the Smart Specialization and regional development through innovation.