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Dr Fragkoulis Papagiannis

Dr Fragkoulis Papagiannis

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Biography

Dr Akis Papagiannis as the managing director of an international consulting group, since 1995, delivered successfully several national and international EU-funded projects, business and strategic plans as well as innovative business redesigns. He implemented several change management projects in the public and private sector, primarily in South Eastern Europe. His research interests and academic publications relate to Sustainable and Socially Responsible Business and Strategies, Enterprise Ontology and Semantics Designs, Change and Innovation Management. He is teaching business since 1995. He delivered a series of seminars, lectures, presentations and workshops, both professional and academic, primarily focusing on innovation and strategic change. He supervised a series of business plans and graduate theses mostly to business related subjects. He is a leading organiser of several events, conferences and workshops relating to sustainable business, innovation and informatics. He led at post-graduate and undergraduate level several modules. An indicated list of these modules is the following: Innovation, Creativity and Technology; Managerial Decision Making and Change; Strategic Information Systems for e-business; Strategic Management and Entrepreneurship.

Languages

Greek, Modern (1453-)
French
English

Degrees

2015, Liverpool John Moores University, United Kingdom, Post Graduate Certification In Higher Education (PG Cert)
2010, City, University of London, United Kingdom, PhD
1993, Western International University, United States, MBA
1991, Kent State University, United States, BBA
1988, School of Business Administration and Liberal Arts, Anatolia, Greece, Cerificate in Business Administration

Academic appointments

Visiting Professor, Business and Economics, University of Vareze, 2017 - present
External examiner, Business, Bedfordshire University, 2016 - present
Visiting Lecturer, Science, Engineering and Computing, Kingston University, London, 2009 - present
Associate Professor, Business Management, Athens Laboratory of Business Administration, 2006 - 2009
Associate Professor, Business Management, The American College of Thessaloniki, 1995 - 2012

Postgraduate training

Enterprise Resource Planning Systems: Technological Tools for Strategic Business Planning, Greece, Anatolia College, 2014 - present
Budgeting: using an Oracle ERP, Greece, Logismos Corp, 2007 - present
Enterprise Resource Planning with Oracle, Greece, Logismos Corp., 2005 - present
CRM: using an Oracle ERP, Greece, Logismos Corp, 2004 - present

Publications

Highlighted publications

Papagiannis F, Gazzola P, Pokutsa I, Burak O. 2020. An Intelligent Environmental Plan for Sustainable Regionalisation Policies: The Case of Ukraine Environmental Science and Policy, 108 :77-84 DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Gazzola P, Amelio S, Papagiannis F, Michaelides Z. 2019. Sustainability reporting practices and their social impact to NGO funding in Italy Critical Perspectives On Accounting, DOI Publisher Url Public Url

Papagiannis F, Gazzola P, Pokutsa I, Burak O. 2018. OVERHAULS IN WATER SUPPLY SYSTEMS IN UKRAINE: A HYDRO-ECONOMIC METHOD OF SOCIALLY RESPONSIBLE PLANNING AND COST MANAGEMENT Journal of Cleaner Production, 183 :358-369 DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Papagiannis F, Kok SK, Michaelides ZM. 2017. The Case of Thessaloniki’s Branding: Constructing Social Networking and CSR in the Digital Era Corporate Responsibility and Digital Technology: International perspectives through online communities Palgrave Public Url

Papagiannis F. 2017. Corporate Social Responsibility in the Post Financial Crisis - CSR conceptualisations and international practices in times of uncertainty Palgrave McMillan 978-3-319-40095-2 DOI Public Url

Papagiannis F. 2004. Public Private Partnerships and Entrepreneurship: Travel Plazas and Welcome Centers, A manual for South European Cooperative initiative Trade and Transport Facilitation, U.S. State Department U.S. State Deparment

Journal article

Papagiannis F, Gazzola P, Pokutsa I, Burak O. 2020. An Intelligent Environmental Plan for Sustainable Regionalisation Policies: The Case of Ukraine Environmental Science and Policy, 108 :77-84 DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Papagiannis F, Gazzola P, Grechi D, Marrapodi C. 2020. The Sharing Economy in a Digital Society: Youth Consumer Behavior in Italy Kybernetes, DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Amelio S, Gazzola P, Papagiannis F. 2020. Financial Reporting in European Football Teams: A Sustainable Analysis of Player Registrations International Journal of Academic Research in Accounting, Finance and Management Sciences, 9 :182-206 DOI Publisher Url Public Url

Gazzola P, Amelio S, Papagiannis F, Michaelides Z. 2019. Sustainability reporting practices and their social impact to NGO funding in Italy Critical Perspectives On Accounting, DOI Publisher Url Public Url

Papagiannis F, Gazzola P, Pokutsa I, Burak O. 2018. OVERHAULS IN WATER SUPPLY SYSTEMS IN UKRAINE: A HYDRO-ECONOMIC METHOD OF SOCIALLY RESPONSIBLE PLANNING AND COST MANAGEMENT Journal of Cleaner Production, 183 :358-369 DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Alghamdi F, Papagiannis F, Michaelides Z. 2017. Entrepreneurship and Innovation in E-Business International Journal of Recent Scientific Research Research, 8 :20517-20520 Publisher Url Public Url

Papagiannis F, Roudsari A, Danas K. 2011. National patient flow framework: An ontological patient-oriented redesign Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, 164 :305-310 DOI Author Url

Papagiannis F, Gazzola P, Amelio S. Financial Reporting in European Football Teams: A Disclosure Analysis of Player Registrations International Journal of Academic Research in Accounting, Finance and Management Sciences, Volume 9, Issue 4

Gazzola P, Amelio S, Papagiannis F. Financial Reporting in European Football Teams: A Disclosure Analysis of Player Registrations International Journal of Accounting, Auditing and Performance Evaluation, Public Url

Chapters

Papagiannis F, Seng Kok SK, Zenon Michaelides ZM. 2017. The Case of Thessaloniki’s Branding: Constructing Social Networking and CSR in the Digital Era Corporate Responsibility in the Digital Economy Palgrave Macmillan, Cham 978-3-319-63479-1 DOI Publisher Url

Papagiannis F, Kok SK, Michaelides ZM. 2017. The Case of Thessaloniki’s Branding: Constructing Social Networking and CSR in the Digital Era Corporate Responsibility and Digital Technology: International perspectives through online communities Palgrave Public Url

Papagiannis F. 2017. Corporate Social Responsibility in the Post Financial Crisis - CSR conceptualisations and international practices in times of uncertainty Palgrave McMillan 978-3-319-40095-2 DOI Public Url

Papagiannis F. 2017. Chapter Title: An Ontologically innovative Design of CSR Strategies: Enabling Value added Institutional Collaborations :83-96 Palgrave Macmillan, Cham 978-3-319-40095-2 DOI

Papagiannis F. 2004. Public Private Partnerships and Entrepreneurship: Travel Plazas and Welcome Centers, A manual for South European Cooperative initiative Trade and Transport Facilitation, U.S. State Department U.S. State Deparment

Conference publication

Michaelides ZFA, Michaelides R, Frickie J, Papagiannis F, Bishop B. 2017. Social Value Procurement in Policy Creation: Development of a social value framework for public procurement systems Working Papers Series on Social Responsibility, 6

Michaelides Z, Michaelides R, Papagiannis F. 2017. Big Data for logistics and Supply chain Management 28th Annual POMS conference

Papagiannis F, Kok S, Michaelides Z. 2016. The case of Thessaloniki's branding: Constructing social networking and CSE The 5th International Conference on Social Responsibility, Ethics, and Sustainable Business DOI Author Url Public Url

Papagiannis F. 2016. Internationalising the Curriculum in Liverpool Business School: A Review for International Student Engagement Teaching and Learning 2016

Papagiannis F. 2015. An Ontologically Innovative Design of CSR Strategies i-CSR 2015

Papagiannis F. An Ontological Patient-Oriented Flow Process Redesign 15th International Symposium on Health Information Management Research, Conference Proceedings,

Papagiannis F. “The Minimization of the Time to Market Ratio Using A Supply – Demand Algorithm: A Case Study,” 2nd Supply Chain Management and Information Systems Management International Conference, Conference Proceedings,

Papagiannis F. “Restructuring of The Health Care Sector: A Patient-oriented Approach,” Proceedings of the 10th ISIMR 2005, Thessaloniki, Greece,

Papagiannis F. “Ontology Based Structure of an Elective Patient Oriented Performance Flow” 13th International Symposium on Health Information Management Research, Conference Proceedings, Public Url

Papagiannis F. “National Patient Flow Framework: An Ontological Patient-oriented Redesign,” An International Conference addressing Information Technology and Communications in Health, Conference Proceedings, Public Url

Alghamdi F, Papagiannis F, Michaelides Z. The Marketing value of Social Media Tools at Business Level Strategy 3rd International Conference on Communication and Management (ICCM2017), 3rd International Conference on Communication and Management (ICCM2017) DOI Publisher Url Public Url

Zenon M, Roula M, Papagiannis F. Big data for logistics and supply chain management Productions and Operations and Management Science (POMS)

Papagiannis F, Gallagher E. Internationalising the Curriculum: A Review of the Main Teaching and Learning Approaches and Activities undertaken by Leading Business Management Programs in the UK and US Learning , Teaching and Student Experiece -LTSE 2019 Public Url

Poster

Papagiannis F. 2015. The Socratic Method in Entrepreneurial Dynamics and Business Modelling: A Curriculum Innovation

Papagiannis F. 2005. A Virtual Restructuring Of The Health Care Sector: A Patient Oriented Approach ISHMIR, UNIVERSITY OF SHEFFIELD

Software/Code

Akis Papagiannis AP, Papagiannis F. 2010. POMRS

Report

Papagiannis F. 2004. Enterprise Resource Planning Systems: Technological tools for Strategic Business Planning, A manual for the 1st Corporate Workshop in ERP Technologies

Thesis/Dissertation

Papagiannis F. 1993. ATT and The Global Telecommunications Market

Papagiannis F. National Patient Flow Framework: An Ontological Patient-Oriented Redesign City University London

Book

Engagement & Impact

Highlighted activities

External collaboration:

University of Vareze, Italy, Guest professor and researcher. 2017

Kingston University, UK, The Department of Science, Engineering and Computing. 2009

Editorial boards:

I-CSR International Conference on Corporate Social Responsibility, 2015, Publication Reviewer. 2015

Award:

Placed 5th in European Awards 2013 for Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) for Innovation and Impact. 2013

Other invited event:

The Rebranding of Thessaloniki, Greece, Municipal Building, Thessaloniki, Greece, Thessaloniki 2012-2014 Open Ideas Implementation. The activities and workshops for enhancing strategic entrepreneurship and cultural profile of the town were implemented under the auspices of Thessaloniki’s Municipality.. 2012

Private Plazas & Welcome Centres in SE Europe, Belgrade Chamber of Commerce, Former Yugoslavian Republic, Business Plan Module presenter of the Private Plazas & Welcome Centres Manual presentation to the University of Belgrade academics and managers. 2005

Industrial connections:

Lexicon S.A., Project leader. Funding Public Private Partnerships. A road show for small and medium enterprises. Placed 5th in European Awards 2013 for Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) for Innovation and Impact. 2012

Thessaloniki Development Agency S.A., General Director. 2011

World Bank and SECI Project (The American College of Thessaloniki), Public Private Partnership and Entrepreneurship Project. Team Member. 2004

External committees:

Thessaloniki 2012. Entrepreneurial Ideas., The Municipality of Thessaloniki and Thessaloniki Metropolitan Development Agency S.A., Head of innovation and change projects. Including planning and implementation. 2011

Conference organisation:

Enterprise Resource Planning Systems: Technological tools for Strategic Business Planning. The American College of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki Greece, Head of the Organising Committee. 2006

Professional activities

Other invited event:

SMARTER RESEARCH CENTRE, Vareze, Italy, An expert member of the SMARTER Research Centre. An multidisciplinary research body exploiting SMART Technologies. 2020

SMARTER RESEARCH CENTRE, Vareze, Italy, An expert member of the SMARTER Research Centre. An multidisciplinary research body exploiting SMART Technologies. 2019

SMARTER RESEARCH CENTRE, Vareze, Italy, An expert member of the SMARTER Research Centre. An multidisciplinary research body exploiting SMART Technologies. 2018

The Rebranding of Thessaloniki, Greece, Municipal Building, Thessaloniki, Greece, Thessaloniki 2012-2014 Open Ideas Implementation. The activities and workshops for enhancing strategic entrepreneurship and cultural profile of the town were implemented under the auspices of Thessaloniki’s Municipality.. 2012

Venture Capital: The Greek Reality, Thessaloniki, Greece, Entrepreneurs, academics and ministers of the government discussing about the venture capital activities in Greece.. 2006

Private Plazas & Welcome Centres in SE Europe, Belgrade Chamber of Commerce, Former Yugoslavian Republic, Business Plan Module presenter of the Private Plazas & Welcome Centres Manual presentation to the University of Belgrade academics and managers. 2005

Managing Products and Services in SE Europe, Scopjie, FYROM, A Hellenic Aid seminar aiming towards the growth of exporting activities in SE Europe. 2004

Redesigning the Balkan Corporations, Trimontium Princess, Plovdiv, Bulgaria, Presentation Theme: Business Process Reengineering. 2004

Applied Business Planning and Processing Using ERP Systems, The American College of Thessaloniki, The Budgeting Process and planning. 2004

Hellenic Institute of Marketing, The American College of Thessaloniki, Managing and Branding. 2004

The Money show International, Hyatt Hotel, Thessaloniki Greece, Enterprise Resource Planning systems. 2003

Money show International, Hyatt Hotel, Thessaloniki Greece, A keynote speaker for Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. Theme: Entrepreneurship.. 2002

The Money Show International, Hyattt Hotel, Thessaloniki, Greece, Keynote speaker. Theme: Small business management and customer relationship management. 2002

The Money show International, Hyatt Hotel, Thessaloniki, Greece, Business Process Reengineering. 2001

Award:

Amazing Teacher ( University finalist), Liverpool Student Union. 2017

Amazing Teacher and Tutor, Liverpool Student Union. 2016

Amazing teacher, Liverpool Student Union. 2015

Best Teaching Team, Liverpool Student Union. 2014

Placed 5th in European Awards 2013 for Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) for Innovation and Impact. 2013

External collaboration:

University of Vareze, Italy, Guest professor and researcher. 2017

University of Bedfordshire, External Examiner. 2016

University of Liverpool, The Management School, in the area: business informatics, ERP systems. 2015

ALPEGO HELLAS, Bard of Directors (Non-executive member / pro bono). 2014

Municipality of Thessaloniki, Greece, NGO advisor (pro bono). 2013

Kingston University, UK, The Department of Science, Engineering and Computing. 2009

External PGR Supervision - completed students:

American College of Thessaloniki, MBA, The Renewable Sources of Energy in EU and its Applications. 2016

American College of Thessaloniki, MBA, The Greek Agricultural Industry and its Potential. 2013

American College of Thessaloniki, MBA, The Tourist Industry in Greece. 2006

Editorial boards:

Book: Corporate Social Responsibility in the Post Financial Crisis - CSR conceptualisations and international practices in times of uncertainty, Publication Reviewer. 2015

I-CSR International Conference on Corporate Social Responsibility, 2015, Publication Reviewer. 2015

Manual/ Book :Public Private Partnerships and Entrepreneurship: Travel Plazas and Welcome Centers, A manual for South European Cooperative initiative Trade and Transport Facilitation, U.S. State Department, Publication Reviewer. 2004

Membership of professional bodies:

Associate Fellow in Higher Education, The Higher Education Academy. 2015

Member, Hellenic Management Association. 1996

Member, The Hellenic Chamber of Industry and Commerce, http://ebeth/.gr. 1995

Fellowships:

Fellowship in Higher Education, The Higher Education Academy. 2015

Teaching qualification:

Associate Fellowship in Higher Education. 2015

Post Graduate Certification in Higher Education (PG Cert). 2015

Industrial connections:

Alp. Hellas S.A., President of the Board (pro bono). 2013

Lexicon S.A., Project leader. Funding Public Private Partnerships. A road show for small and medium enterprises. Placed 5th in European Awards 2013 for Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) for Innovation and Impact. 2012

Thessaloniki Development Agency S.A., General Director. 2011

The Municipality of Thessaloniki, Project Leader for Thessaloniki 2012. 2011

Reform S.A., IT Consulting for healthcare projects. Project leader for innovation and change. 2010

Malamatina Winery S.A., Project leader for International growth and promotion. 2009

Bau Logistics S.A., Project leader for Developmental Law in Logistics. 2008

Maxim Kaltsides Corp., Project leader for Developmental Law in Logistics. 2008

Fena S.A., Project leader. Budgeting. 2006

Kolios S.A., Project leader for the business redesign study. 2004

World Bank and SECI Project (The American College of Thessaloniki), Public Private Partnership and Entrepreneurship Project. Team Member. 2004

Eskiades S.A., Project Leader for Developmental law and National Strategic Reference Framework Projects. 2003

Thessaloniki Yarns S.A., Project leader. Business consulting for Developmental law and NSRF projects.. 2002

Logismos S.A., Project Leader in a series of Business and IT projects. 2000

Elegance S.A., Project leader. Budgeting. 1999

CPG Consulting Ltd, Managing Director. 1995

Unitrade Recycle Group S.A., Project leader. New markets penetration ( Greece and Romania).

External committees:

Thessaloniki 2012. Entrepreneurial Ideas., The Municipality of Thessaloniki and Thessaloniki Metropolitan Development Agency S.A., Head of innovation and change projects. Including planning and implementation. 2011

Thessaloniki 2012. Organisational Committee for the Consultation of cultural PPPs in Thessaloniki, The Municipality of Thessaloniki, Greece, Member. 2011

John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Funding Committee, The American College of Thessaloniki, Acting member of the Committee, http://www.act/edu. 2005

Conference organisation:

Careers Day International ( Organising institutions: The American College of Thessaloniki and Athens Laboratory of Business Administration), Member of the Organisation Committee, Keynote speaker. 2007

The Money show International, Member of the organising committee and Keynote speaker. 2006

Enterprise Resource Planning Systems: Technological tools for Strategic Business Planning. The American College of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki Greece, Head of the Organising Committee. 2006

Applied Business Planning and Processing Using ERP Systems, Head of the Organising Committee. 2004

The ACT Career Fair, Member of the organising committee. 2002

The Money show International, Member of the organising committee and keynote speaker. 2001

Entrepreneurship. The American College of Thessaloniki, Greece, Head of the organising committee. 2001

Conference on Globalisation. Organising Institution: American College of Thessaloniki., Member of the organising committee. 2000