Prof. Ioannis Stavrakakis (IEEE Fellow) (http://cgi.di.uoa.gr/~ioannis/ ), is a professor in the Dept of Informatics and Telecommunications, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (Greece) and has served as its Chair in 2013-16. He has held faculty positions with Northeastern University (1994-99) and University of Vermont (1988-94), following the completion of his Ph.D. studies from University of Virginia, USA (1988). Research interests in networking: social, mobile, ad hoc, information-centric, delay tolerant and future Internet networking; network resource allocation algorithms & protocols, traffic management and performance evaluation; (human-driven) decision making in competitive environments. Has authored over 250 publications, supervised 20 Ph.D. graduates and has been funded by USA-NSF, DARPA, GTE, BBN and Motorola (USA), Greek and EU agencies, including 2 Marie-Curie grants (post docs). He has served in NSF and EU-IST proposal panels and conference organization sponsored by IEEE, ACM, ITC and IFIP. He has served as chairman of IFIP WG6.3 and officer for IEEE Technical Committee on Computer Communications (TCCC) and on the editorial boards of Proceedings of IEEE, ACM/IEEE Transactions on Networking, Computer Communications journals, etc. He has recently been a visiting professor of the University Carlos III de Madrid (UC3M) and IMDEA Networks Institute and a recipient of a Chair of Excellence Comunidad de Madrid and a UC3M/Santander Chair of Excellence, a visiting professor of Politecnico di Torino and a Mercator Fellow of the German Research Foundation-DFG.