Friday, February 15, 2008
Athens Information Technology: AIT - [Athens]
Athens Information Technology (AIT), an education and research center in the fields of information technology and telecommunications, was founded in 2001 by INTRACOM.
AIT’s research and education facilities located in Peania, a northern suburb of Athens, include three state-of-the-art interactive amphitheaters (totaling 400 seats) fully equipped with audiovisual network systems enabling tele-education; the region’s most technologically advanced laboratories for embedded systems, software engineering & web applications, autonomic & grid computing, high speed & optical communications, and wireless & sensor networks; a library; study rooms; a bookstore; a restaurant-café; a recreation area and a dormitory.
AIT operates as a Laboratory of Liberal Studies according to the Greek Law.
The complex is located nearby the industrial facilities of INTRACOM and was build by DIEKAT.