"I like to dream and try to make my dreams come true."

My name is Ioannis (Yiannis) Chatzis and I have been a secondary school teacher since 2001.
I was born in September 1969, lived and grew up in Messolonghi.
I graduated from the Physics Department of the University of Patras in 1992
and in 2008 I received my Master's degree from the University of Athens,
titled "Information and Communication Technologies for Education"..

I also studied to be a PC programmer and in 1997 I obtained a vocational diploma from the Technical Secondary School.

At the Technological Educational Institution of Messolonghi,
I worked from October 1997 to August 2001 as the manager of the library automation system and its computer network,
I participated in the design and implementation of various research and development projects.
From September 2008 to August 2010 I also worked at the Network Operations Centre
with the tasks of website and application manager and support of synchronous and asynchronous learning systems.
Also as an Associate Lecturer since 1996 until 2011 I have taught courses on Computer Science.

I have taught from October 1994 to June 2002 and from October 2004 to February 2006
at the Public Institute of Vocational Training in Messolonghi, Agrinio and Amfissa.
From November 2013 until September 2016 I was the Principal at the Public Institute of Vocational Training in Agrinio/Greece (see summary report).
Then until today I am the Principal at the Public Institute of Vocational Training in Messolonghi/Greece (visit website).

My research interests are in the areas of web-based Education, Databases, Internet Technologies and Applications.
I also like to create websites and applications and my hobby is computer graphics design.

My research interest has focused on bioinformatics applications.
and in September 2018, my PhD thesis at the Department of Pharmacy of the University of Patras
on the development of applications for the acquisition and analysis of biomedical data
and in particular data visualisation and data mining.

My latest works on biological daabases.

If you would like to see more about my work, you can see my latest PHd project
Article details: Current Bioinformatics, Vol. 12, 2017. DOI: 10.2174/1574893612666170711153356.

If you would like to contact me, please send me an email at yhatzis@sch.gr