Dr. Athanasios Alexiou is a Mathematician with a Ph.D. in Bioinformatics Algorithms and Mathematical Modeling in Biology and a two-years PostDoc Research Fellowship in Neuroinformatics Applications. Nowadays he serves as an Honorary Vice President and a Faculty Member of the Novel Global Community Education Foundation in Australia. He is also the Head of the Scientific Advisory Board of the AFNP Med Company in Austria, the Director of the 'Research Center for the Study and Treatment of Autism and Related Disorders' of the Hellenic Society for the Protection of People with Autism and the Head of the BioEnquiry Research Group. His main research field is Biomedical Informatics, with special interests on Medical Decision Support Systems, Algorithms in Neuroinformatics and Computational Biomedicine, Neurodegenerative Diseases and Biomarkers Modeling. He serves as an Associate Editor of the Frontiers Journals Genetics, Pharmacology and Sociology in the Section of ELSI in Science and Genetics and Guest Associate Editor of the Frontiers Neuroscience Journal for the Research Topic 'The Alzheimer's Disease Challenge', he is author/co-author of several peer-reviewed scientific papers in journals/conferences/books/chapters books/workshops, he had participated in several international funded programs, he serves as a Scientific and Program Committee Member in several conferences and as a Reviewer/Member of the Editorial Board of international journals. He supervises diploma theses and internships' programs mainly in Biomedical Informatics.