National Technical University of Athens

National Technical University of Athens (NTUA) is the most prestigious and most competitive academic institution for technical education in Greece. The Decision Support Systems Laboratory (DSSLab) is a multidisciplinary scientific unit within the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, which conducts research and development, scientific / technical support and training activities addressing a wide range of complex research and application problems. Operating for more than 25 years, the lab has acquired international experience in the following sectors:

  • Information Technology and Decision Support Systems with a specialization in e-Business and e-Government

  • Interoperability

  • Management Information Systems

  • Program & Project Management

  • Monitoring and Evaluation

  • Training and Human Resources Development

  • Information Dissemination and Promotion

  • Energy and Environmental Policy

Concerning the scientific areas of Electronic Government, Electronic Business and Interoperability, the G.I.C. (Greek Interoperability Centre) operating within the DSSLab pursues research and development of novel methods and tools, for boosting productivity of public administrations and businesses through the use of information and communication technologies.

In this context, there is a strong and lasting collaboration with public sector organizations and enterprises, academic and research institutions, from Europe, Africa, Asia and US. Acquired know-how is channelled in the creation of vocational and academic training material, and the implementation of high quality academic work in the eGovernment, eBusiness and Interoperability domains.

ToyLabs Involvement

NTUA, building on the organisation’s vast experience on the domains relevant to ToyLabs, will be leading the "Requirements Engineering and Validation Framework" and "ToyLabs Methodology Definition" work packages.

In addition, tasks "ToyLabs Market Analytics and Trends Analysis Component" and "ToyLabs Platform Verification and Validation" will be under the responsibility of NTUA.

DSS Lab - NTUA

The Decision Support Systems Laboratory (DSSLab) of NTUA is a multidisciplinary scientific unit within the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, which conducts research and development, scientific / technical support and training activities addressing a wide range of complex research and application problems.