Funded – Official Projects


Centre for STEAM Education Research, Science, Communication and Innovation
Funding source: WIDESPREAD-04-2017: Teaming Phase 1
Role: Partner
Duration: 2017 – 2018 (12 months)


Research centre in Interactive media, Smart systems and Emerging technologies
Partners: Nicosia Municipality (coordinator), Cyprus University of Technology, University of Cyprus, Open University Cyprus, Max Planck Institute for Informatics (Germany), University College London (UK)
Funding source: HORIZON 2020 – WIDESPREAD-2014-1 – TEAMING
Role: Deputy scientific coordinator & principal investigator
Total Budget: €476,427 (Local Budget: €59,063) Potential funding up to 15 million EUR in phase B.
Duration: 2015 – 2016 (12 months)


Network for sOcial compuTing REsearch
Partners: Cyprus University of Technology (coordinator), Foundation for Research and Technology Hellas (Greece), Fundacion IMDEA Networks (Spain), MIRALab of Universite de Geneve (Switzerland), University of Dusseldorf (Germany)
Funding source: HORIZON 2020 – TWINNING – 2015
Role: Parnter
Total Budget: € 1 million (Local Budget: €450,000)
Duration: 2015 – 2018


Social Computing Research Center
Partners: Cyprus Univesity of Technology
Short description: SCRC is an established multidisciplinary Social Computing Research Centre of the Cyprus University of Technology and addresses research and educational needs in the area of Social Computing.
Establishment: 2015

Starting Grant

Partners: GET Lab, Cyprus University of Technology
Funding source: Cyprus University of Technology
Funding: 40K EUR – internal funding
Short description: Starting grant provided to newly elected academic staff of the University to facilitate their research activities. The funding of this resource has been exploited to conduct research on VR experiments and 3D simulators.
Duration: 2013-2014 (24 months)
This starting grant has funded or partially funded:

Microsoft Sponsorship

Partners: Cyprus University of Technology, Cyprus
Funding source: Microsoft Cyprus
Funding: 20K EUR – external funding
Short description: Establishment and equipped of a research lab conducting research on Computer Graphics.
Establishment: 2012