Why excellence really matters? Prof. Tarantilis in his talk invited us to think of excellence as a path to success. His talk entitled " Excellence: the shortest path to personal development & lasting success" was presented at TEDxChalkida on May 14,2016
Christos Tarantilis is Full-Professor of Management Science & Decision Making at the Dep. of Management Science & Technology, and Head of the “Operations Research & Decision Systems” Centre at Athens University of Economics & Business.
As the Head of the Dep. he led it to: an excellent evaluation by an external committee of distinguished professors in recognised Universities of Great Britain and USA (e.g. LSE, Imperial College), launch new specialisations & courses oriented to innovation, entrepreneurship & business analytics, commence the first MSc in Business Analytics in Greece making it the first MSc in the history of the Dep. He has more than 150 scientific papers in international academic journals, books & conferences, including more than 60 research papers in the most well-respected international journals in the field of operations research, logistics & transportation. He has received teaching awards the last twelve consecutive years (courses in both English and Greek).
This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx