Athens Information Technology (AIT) is an internationally-renowned nonprofit technology institute that combines its talented faculty, industry links and partnerships to foster advanced research in the fields of information technology, telecommunications, and innovation management. AIT was founded in 2002 by the INTRACOM group of companies.
Research at AIT is multidisciplinary with business and technological innovation in gaming (serious, social games, games for good) and gamification being one of the focus areas. Research activities and achievements have already resulted in significant contributions to the international scientific community.
AIT's proven research prowess has led to the attraction of numerous national and EU research grants. Many of AIT's research results bear commercial value with high societal impact. Through its Technology Transfer activity, AIT aims to protect and create value out of its intellectual capital.
AIT also offers a rich variety of Executive Education programs designed, led, and taught by international experts and full-time AIT faculty. Curricula focus on highly specialized ICT topics and interdisciplinary courses on technology and management, for organizations strategically driven by emerging technologies, to develop talent in innovation and global reach.