Dimitris Filippou is the Technical Director at Integrated Intelligent Quality Systems (I2QS). At the International level, Dimitris is BICSI Country Chair for Greece (BICSI member for 18 years) and has been an INSTITUTE OF ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONICS ENGINEERS (IEEE) Communications Society Member for the last 24 years. He is also Professional Engineer member of CONSTRUCTION SPECIFICATIONS INSTITUTE (CSI), as well as he is Consulting Member of ETHERNET ALLIANCE.
Dimitris began working in the information and telecommunications industry 24 years ago, starting as R&D engineer for the hardware design of telecommunication equipment. He then moved to the design and implementation of Local Area Networks, while at the same time he focused on the design and installation of telecommunications cabling, participating in the development and evolution of the International and European standards.
Dimitris is also involved in the National Technical Committee ELOT TC93, and he is delegate of the Greek National Committee in CENELEC TC215. At the European level, Dimitris is primarily involved in CENELEC CLC TC215 Working Group 1 (WG1) and in Working Group 2 (WG2). These Working Groups are responsible for the development of an integrated series of standards for the design and installation of telecommunications cabling in a range of premises including, but not restricted to, offices, industrial, homes and data centres. He is also involved in the work of CLC TC215 WG3 on the EN 50600 series - addressing energy efficiency enablement within data centre facilities and infrastructures.
Dimitris is a regular writer of a number of technical articles about the International and European standards for the design and installation of telecommunications cabling and a speaker in a number of seminars, providing regular updates on the progression of the cabling standards in the Greek market.