Short Bio

Apostolos Filippas is a Ph.D. Candidate in Information Systems at the Department of Information, Operations, and Management Sciences (IOMS) at Leonard N. Stern School of Business of New York University.

Apostolos’ research programme draws on concepts and tools from areas including machine learning, theoretical economics, behavioral models, and organizational theory, to study topics ranging from user behavior on digital platforms to natural language processing using big data. Apostolos is especially fascinated by online marketplaces, and an enthusiastic proponent of the sharing economy. He is co-advised by Arun Sundararajan and Srikanth Jagabathula.

Apostolos obtained his diploma degree in Computer Science from the University of Patras (summa cum laude), with concentration in theoretical computer science. He was privileged to conduct research on algorithmic game theory under the supervision of Paul Spirakis.