Alexander Lattas

Advanced Computing student with an academic interest in Automation, Artificial Intelligence and Inference.

Security Consultant Intern at Oracle, Computer Security Research Associate at the Information Systems Technology Laboratory and Co-Founder and Board Member at Junior Achievement Alumni Greece, with a broad international experience and a strong research interest.

Hands-on development and research experience through academic projects and internships, in security, machine learning, data mining, databases, system design and web design.

Have been awarded the Social Impact Award 2014, the Greek Junior Achievement Company Programme Award (2012), three honorary distinctions from Athens University of Economics and Business and one from the Greek Ministry of Education and have participated in the Edutrip 2016 program at UC Berkeley.

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Experience

Computer Security Intern

Worked on the customisation of Oracle Access Manager for three customers by creating Java plug-ins and branded pages.

Gained expertise through internal training on Oracle Identity Cloud Service and the newly acquired, Machine Learning powered, cloud security policy enforcement service Oracle CASB CS.

For the last one, I presenter tutorials and demos I made at my department and also presented it on an hour-long conference session.

Computer Security Research Associate, Information Systems Technology Laboratory

I am a member of the Software Engineering and Security (SENSE) research group and I am currently working with Prof.

Diomidis Spinellis on User Interaction Prediction Models.

I have previously worked on two security research projects: one on web browser security and one on the evolution of secure programming practices.

Co-Founder, International Coordinator, Junior Achievement Alumni Greece

JA Alumni Greece is the Greek Alumni Association of the worldwide organization Junior Achievement Alumni Greece.

We have more than 200 members and partner alumni from many European countries.

In June 2013, I co-founded it and as the Project Manager, I was responsible for the projects and events that we organize for our members, including seminars, meetings and contests.

Since September 2015, I am responsible for its communications, website and brand image.

Teaching Assistant, Athens University of Economics and Business

From October 2014 to June 2015, I was presenting tutorials, two hours a week, for the Micro- and Macroeconomics courses at the Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB in the Department of Management Science and Technology.

Tutorials included analyses, assignments and exercises on Micro- and Macroeconomics while coaching students to contribute actively to the course.

Research Assistant, Centre of Planning and Economic Research

The Centre of Planning and Economic Research is the largest economics research institute in Greece.

It focuses on applied research projects regarding the Greek economy, and provides technical advice to the Greek government on economic and social policy issues.

I was running a linear analysis of the oil market in Greece in order to indicate anomalies that harm the customers' needs.

Accomplishments

Studies

ALTA Summer School, University of Cambridge

In 2017 I participated in the Machine Learning for Digital English Language Teaching (ELT) Summer School, which was organized by the Automated Language Teaching and Assessment Institute, University of Cambridge.

University College London

During 2015-2016, I attended the UCL School of Management, to study the final year of the Management Science and Innovation BSc, as an affiliate student with a three-term Erasmus+ scholarship.

University of California, Berkeley

In 2016, I visited UC Berkely with a scholarship by the Edutrip programme, which is organised by Corallia and the Greek Student Associations of Stanford, Berkeley, MIT, Georgia Tech and UC San Diego.

Athens University of Economics and Business

During 2013-2017, I reveived the Management Science and Technology BSc by the Athens University of Economics and Business, while majoring in Information Systems.

Projects

Graphic Design