Ariana Polyviou

Lecturer, Information Systems Management, School of Business of the University of Nicosia, Cyprus

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Ariana Polyviou is a Lecturer in Information Systems Management at the School of Business of the University of Nicosia, Cyprus and a research fellow at the Center for Entrepreneurship of the University of Cyprus. She has received several awards and scholarships for her research and she has been as a Marie Skłodowska-Curie fellow during her doctoral studies. Her research interests are relevant to business analytics, digital business strategy, digital transformation, blockchain technologies, and entrepreneurship. Her research is published in leading publication outlets in the field of Information Systems and Systems Sciences and she has received the best paper award at the 2015 Mediterranean Conference in Information Systems. Dr. Polyviou has extensive experience in managing and contributing to research projects and she has participated in numerous research projects funded by the European Union (FP7, H2020, Erasmus+). She has also been an evaluator for research proposals submitted under the H2020 framework of the European Union. She is also a member of Cyprus’ national committee on Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) and member of the organizing committee of Cyprus' Digital Championship.