Panagiotis Dimitrakis

Panagiotis Dimitrakis
Research Associate

Panagiotis Dimitrakis is a research associate at the Cognitive Systems Research Institute. He holds a graduate degree in Mathematics (University of Athens) and a Master of Science in Language Technology (National and Technical University of Athens, University of Athens and Institute for Language and Speech Processing). He has participated in a number of nationally funded and European projects (POETICON++/FP7-ICT, POETICON/FP7-ICT, Interreg, Latsis Foundation Studies) in which he worked on embodied language parsing, data mining in language and multimodal data and machine translation. He is currently developing a cognitive semantic similarity metric, and an embodied parser, as well as robotic applications comprising visual scene understanding and verbal human-robot interaction for the needs of the POETICON++ project.




Pastra, K. , Balta, E. , & Dimitrakis, P. . (2015). COSMOROE Annotated Data Corpus. Athens: Cognitive Systems Research Institute.
Pastra, K. , Balta, E. , & Dimitrakis, P. . (2015). COSMOROE Language-Visual Element Parallel Corpus. Athens: Cognitive Systems Research Institute.

Conference Papers

Vatakis, A. , Pastra, K. , & Dimitrakis, P. . (2014). Acquisition of object knowledge through Exploratory Acts. In 15th International Multisensory Research Forum (IMRF).
Pastra, K. , Balta, E. , Dimitrakis, P. , & Karakatsiotis, G. . (2011). Embodied Language Processing: A New Generation of Language Technology. In Language-Action Tools for Cognitive Artificial Agents.
Pastra, K. , Dimitrakis, P. , Balta, E. , & Karakatsiotis, G. . (2010). PRAXICON and its language-related modules. In Proceedings of companion volume of the 6th Hellenic conference on artificial intelligence (SETN) (pp. 27–32).
Piperidis, S. , Dimitrakis, P. , & Balta, E. . (2007). Lexical transfer selection using annotated parallel corpora. In N. Nicolov, Bontcheva, K. , Angelova, G. , & Mitkov, R. (Eds.), Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing IV (pp. 227–236). J. Benjamins Pub. Co; 1999.

Journal Papers


Pastra, K. , Balta, E. , Dimitrakis, P. , Mpandavanou, E. , & Lada, M. . (2009). Image-Language Dialectics in Greek Caricatures. Research Studies. John Latsis Foundation.