Welcome Note


The Hellenic Society for Systemic Studies (HSSS)

under the auspices of the
Department of Informatics
University of Piraeus

welcomes you

to the 15th HSSS National & International Conference

Systemics and Business Intelligence


On behalf of the Hellenic Society for Systemic Studies (HSSS) we would like to invite you to the 2019 HSSS 15th National & International Conference, organized in collaboration and under the auspices of the Department of Informatics of the University of Piraeus, Greece.

The HSSS's annual National and International Conference is held alternately in different cities of Greece in collaboration and/or under the auspices of one or more local Universities or with a contribution of a relevant international or Greek organization.

The main theme of the Conference, is to present the dynamic scientific area of "Systemics" with applications in organizations and enterprises across a wide spectrum of both service and production industry sectors.

Given the dynamic nature of this challenging area, Systemics will bridge the gap between theory and practice and will promote the use of effective Methodologies and Multi-Methodologies in managing today’s organizational complexity for Organizational Intelligence.

Our interdisciplinary international community has the scientific systemic tools and powerful specialized software to tackle up-to-date multi-dimensional strategic complex problems and to manage their complexity in different applied areas of practice.

The prominent national and international invited speakers in the scientific program, the exciting professional panels, the professional round table, and the professional workshop, will attract the attention of a large number of our colleagues. Further, the participation of the International Federation for Systems Research (IFSR) members, the International Academy of Systems and Cybernetic Sciences (IASCYS) members, the European Union of Systemics together with renowned consultancy firms of national and international stature, will make this Conference a very successful and memorable one in the history of HSSS Conferences.

Who should attend?
* Academics: Communicate your research results with colleagues around the world.
* Consultants: Present the power of systems thinking, modeling and simulation in your applied, client-oriented work.
* Practitioners: Show modeling and simulation at work in your organizations.
* Graduate students: Share your developing research in a constructive environment.
* Undergraduate students: Have a good experience within a challenging and professional environment.

Piraeus is the main port of the Athens-Attiki regional unit. Its economy is also supported by manufacturing, trade, services and tourism.

Piraeus is an ideal place for bringing together colleagues from all over the world to promote and exchange ideas, knowledge and experience for the benefit of both organizations and enterprises in effectively meeting the needs of a challenging international community.


Chair of the Organizing Committee
Mr. Stauros Fasoulas,
Department of Informatics,
University of Piraeus, Piraeus,
HSSS, Greece
Chair of the Scientific Committee
Professor Peter Groumpos,
Department of Electrical
and Computer Engineering,
University of Patras,
Patra, Greece

HSSS President
Professor Nikitas Assimakopoulos,
Department of Informatics,
University of Piraeus, Piraeus,
HSSS, Greece.