Prokopios Drogkaris holds a Diploma in Information and Communication Systems Engineering from the University of the Aegean, Greece, an MSc in Information Systems from City University London, UK and a Ph.D. in Privacy and Security in e-Governemtn Information Systems from the Department of Information and Communication Systems Engineering, University of the Aegean, Greece. He was also within University of Piraeus, Department of Digital Systems as a postdoc researcher under the supervision of Professor C. Lambrinoudakis. Currently he is an Expert in Network and Information Security at European Union Agency for Cybersecurity (ENISA) working in the areas of Privacy and Data Protection, Cybersecurity Certification and Trust Services.
He is an author of several scientific publications, an editorial board member in International Journal on Advances in Internet Technology, IARIA Publications and has served as a member on program and organizing committees at several scientific International and European conferences.
His current research interests are in the areas of Information and Communication Systems Security and Privacy Enhancing Technologies (PET). He has participated in national research projects and studies and in European projects funded under the Seventh Framework Programme of the EC (DG Enterprise and Industry, DG Home Affairs).
Since 2010 he has worked as a Laboratory Assistant at the Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications, TEI Kalamata and in the Department of Electronic, Automation and Electronic Computer Systems, TEI Piraeus. Between 2011 and 2012 he has also served as a coordinator and a rapporteur for the public dialogue, at European level, for the Digital Agenda 2020 Trust and Security pillar.