Roumboutsos Athena

Professor

Contact

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+30 22710 35862

Expertise

Project Management

Bio

Dr. Athena Roumboutsos is a Professor at the Department of Shipping, Trade and Transport, University of the Aegean. She is a Dipl. Eng. from the National Technical University of Athens and holds a PhD in Reservoir Eng. from Heriot Watt University, UK (1988). She has worked as a consultant and project manager for the public and private sector in more than 20 countries for over 15 years before joining the University in 2005. Her research interests in Public Private Partnerships include risk analysis & management, stakeholder management,change management and innovation, transport infrastructure evaluation, procurement and contract management, accountability and entrepreneurial responsibility, entrepreneurship, alliances and strategies, game theory and models.Awards and Distinctions include: Elected President of the COST Action TU1001 Public Private Partnerships in Transport: Trends & Theory (2010-2014); IKY Scholarship: 1979-1987, Bodossaki Foundation Scholarship: 1987-1988; US Patent 5383122 “Method for analyzing pressure buildup in lowpumping rate wells”. Research Interests include: Project Management, Risk Analysis & Management, Stakeholder Management, Change Management and innovation, Transport Infrastructure Evaluation, Public Private Partnerships, Procurement and Contract Management, Entrepreneurship, Accountability and Entrepreneurial Responsibility, Alliances and Strategies, Game Theory. Her teaching includes Project Management, Risk Management, Entrepreneurship, and Business Management.

Selected Publications

  • Roumboutsos, A., and Pantelias, A. (2019) Rating the resilience of transport infrastructure project delivery: the case of roads, Infrastructure Asset Management, 6(1), 48-63, https://doi.org/10.1680/jinam.17.00032
  • Thierry Vanelslander, Christa Sys, Jasmine Siu Lee Lam, Claudio Ferrari, Athena Roumboutsos, Michele Acciaro, Rosario Macário & Genevieve Giuliano(2019) A serving innovation typology: mapping port-related innovations, Transport Reviews, 39:5, 611-629, DOI: 1080/01441647.2019.1587794
  • Polydoropoulos, A., Pagani, I., Tsirimpa, A., Roumboutsos, A. Kamargiani, M., Tsouros, I. (2019) Prototype Business Models for Mobility-as-a-Service, Journal of Transportation Research Part A 2019, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tra.2019.09.035.
  • Acciaro, M., Ferrari, C., Lam, J. SL, Macario, R., Roumboutsos, A., Sys, C., Tei A., & Vanelslander T. (2018): Are the innovation processes in seaport terminal operations successful?, Maritime Policy & Management, DOI: 1080/03088839.2018.1466062
  • Valentin C., Sys C., Vanelslander T., Roumboutsos A. (2016) Digital Innovation in the Port Sector: Objectives, Barriers and Facilitators, IAME Conference 2016, 23-26 August 2016, Hamburg Germany
  • Roumboutsos A., Gouin T., Leviäkangas P., Mladenović G., Nouaille P.-F., Voordijk J., Moraiti, P., Cardenas​ I. (2016) “Transport infrastructure business models: new sources of funding and financing”, Proceedings of the WCTR 2016 Conference, The 14th World Conference on Transport Research, Shanghai, July 10-14, 2016.
  • Roumboutsos A., Moraiti P., Karousos I., Kapros S., Trapali K. (2016) The evolution of private public partnerships (PPP) for transport projects delivery in Greece: Success stories in recession”, The 14th World Conference on Transport Research, Shanghai, July 10-14, 2016.
  • Roumboutsos A., Pantelias A. (2016) “The system dynamics of funding and financing of transport infrastructure”, Proceedings of the WCTR 2016 Conference, The 14th World Conference on Transport Research, Shanghai, July 10-14, 2016
  • Valentin C., Sys C., Vanelslander T., Roumboutsos A. (2016) Digital Innovation in the Port Sector: Barriers and Facilitators, 5th Conference on the Regulation of Infrastructures: The challenges of digitalization and the use of data, Florence, 24 June 2016 – award paper
  • Roumboutsos A., Sys C. and Vanelslander T. (2016) Innovation in Port Sector: Does It Follow a Linear or System Process? Transportation Research Board 2016 Annual Meeting, Washington D.C., Jan. 11 – 15, 2016
  • Witz, P. and Roumboutsos A. (2016) Public-Private Partnership Business Models for Transport Infrastructure, Transportation Research Board 2016 Annual Meeting, Washington D.C., Jan. 11 – 15, 2016
  • Ferrari, C., Acciaro, M., Lam, J., Macario, R., Roumboutsos, A., Sys, C., Vanelslander, T. and Tei A. (2015) ‘Innovation Processes of Terminal Operators: Insights from an Empirical analysis’, Proceedings of the IAME Annual Conference 2015, International Association of Maritime Economists, Kuala Lumpur, 24-26 August 2015
  • Roumboutsos A. (2015) Case Studies In Transport Public Private Partnerships: Transferring Lessons Learnt, Transportation Research Board 2015 Annual Meeting, Washington D.C., Jan. 11 – 15, 2015
  • Domingues S., Zlatkovic D., and Roumboutsos A. (2014) Contractual Flexibility in Transport Infrastructure PPP, European Transport Conference
  • Roumboutsos, A; Sfakianakis, E; Pantelias, A; (2014) Transport PPP creditworthiness: An objective assessment. In: (Proceedings) COST TU1001 Final conference/workshop.
  • Roumboutsos, A. and Sciancalepore, F. (2014) PPP Tenders: Optimising on Competition, Transportation Research Board 2014 Annual Meeting, Washington D.C., Jan. 12 – 16, 201
  • Roumboutsos A. and Anagnostopoulos, K. (2008) Public Private Partnership projects in Greece: Risk ranking and preferred risk allocation. Construction Management and Economics, Vol 26 (7), pp751 — 763 (5 citations)
  • Roumboutsos, A. and Kapros, S. (2008) A game theory approach to urban public transport integration policy, Transport Policy, Vol 15(4), pp 209-215 (3 citations)
  • Roumboutsos, Α., Nikitakos, Ν. and Gritzalis, St. (2005) “An Information Technology Network Security Risk Assessment and Management Framework for Shipping Companies”. Maritime Policy and Management Journal, vol. 32(4), pp 421-432 (4 citations)
  • Roumboutsos, Α., Litinas, N. and Tobaloglou, E. (2005) Management by projects in maritime organisations, Operational Research International Journal, vol. 4(3)
  • Roumboutsos, A. and Litinas, N. (2003) “Project Stakeholders’ Power Distribution – An alternative Approach to Uncertainty Management”, Aegean Working Papers, Issue 1, pp 111-128
  • Roumboutsos A. and Steward, G. (1988) A Direct Deconvolution or Convolution Algorithm for Well Test Analysis, SPE 18157 (52 citations)
  • Roumboutsos, Α. (1987) Computer aided optimization of drilling conditions and factors in oil wells, Mining and Metallurgical Annals, vol. 63