Dr. Georgios Banias is Assistant Researcher (Researcher C) in iBO/CERTH. He is Visitin g Lecturer at School of Economics and Business Administration and Legal Studies, Internat ional Hellenic University (Courses: Environmental Impact Assessment, Industrial Ecology and Life Cycle An alysis). He graduated in 2005 from Aristotle University's Mechanical Engineering Department. In 2 009, he was granted with a PhD in Mechanical Engineering from Aristotle University Thessaloniki in th e field of the optimal Construction and Demolition Waste Management. Since 2005, he has been involved in National and European Research Projects and in educational activities of the Aristotle University 's Mechanical Engineering Department. He is the author of more than 60 scientific publications. H is research interests focus on the area of Sustainable Development, Environmental Assessment, Life Cycle Analysis, Environmental Informatics, Environmental Management Systems, Strategic Planning and Envi ronmental Legislation, Information Systems. He has participated in 13 funded research projects in vari ous National and European research projects.