Andreas Persidis, Ph.D.

Dr. Andreas Persidis is the co-founder and CEO of Biovista Inc. and the President of the Hellenic BioCluster. He is a member of the H2020 Expert Advisory Group on Innovation for SMEs, an expert evaluator for the European Commission and the Austrian government, has managed an EC roadmap study on systematic innovation, and is advising the Greek government on innovation strategy and research priorities in IT and the life-sciences. Dr. Persidis has conducted research in the fields of machine learning, applied Artificial Intelligence and drug repositioning.