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The Joint Research Centre (JRC) is the European Commission's science and knowledge service which employs scientists to carry out research in order to provide independent scientific advice and support to EU policy.
Panagiotis Kampylis contributes to research and policy support in the field of Learning and Skills for the Digital Age. His current work focuses on the European Framework for Digitally-Competent Educational Organisations, Digital Education Policies, Computational Thinking and Entrepreneurship Competence.
Panagiotis joined the Human Capital and Employment Unit of the European Commission's in-house science service, JRC, in January 2012. He has degree in education science (University of Athens, Greece) and Ph.D. in Cognitive Sciences (University of Jyväskylä, Finland). His main interest is dealing with issues related to creativity and innovation in Education and Training, arts education, technology-enhanced learning and entrepreneurship competence.
Before joining the JRC in 2012, Panagiotis worked many years in education, as a primary school teacher, music teacher, head teacher and teacher trainer. He is a member of the programme committees for conferences and for various workshops. He is also an invited speaker at various events in the field of education and a reviewer for research journals.