The Open Education Professional Directory



National Library of Greece


Native/near native level proficiency
Greek, English
Business level proficiency
Greek, English
Conversational level proficiency
Greek, English

Areas of expertise

Open Education - General
Oversight of open education at an institution
Open Education policy development
Implementation of open education policies
Open licenses
Business Models for open education
Research in open education
Accessibility in open education
Open Educational Resources
Authoring OER
Using/remixing OER for online education
OER project management
Peer review of OER
Libraries and OER
Technology for OER
OER and workforce development
OER and lifelong learning
Open Access
Open Access policy development
Open Access project management
Open Access publishing
Peer review in open access journals
Implementation of open access practices
Facilitating MOOCs
Openly licensed content in MOOCs
Technology for MOOCs
Overall project management for MOOC development
Expertise in a particular discipline
Open Educational Resourses & Intellectual Property Law
Geographic regions of professional expertise
North America
South America


Personal statement

Dr. Marinos Papadopoulos is an Attorney-at-Law who has been registered at the Athens Bar Association since 1996. He is a PhD holder acquired from Athens Law School of the National & Kapodistrian University of Athens in the subject of Copyright on the Internet with a focus on Openness. He, also, holds a law degree from Athens Law School and a Master of Science from Boston University in the discipline of Corporate Communication & Corporate Public Relations. Additionally, he has graduate studies at Harvard University in the discipline of Internet Law as well as the George Washington University in the discipline of Management. Dr. Marinos Papadopoulos is an active participant in international fora related to Internet Law (Information Technology and Law), Information Society, and Digital Strategy, and has rich professional experience in Information and Intellecutual Property Law cases (Criminal, Civil, and Business Law) of clients from Greece and abroad. He was the Legal Lead and the creator of the Creative Commons licenses v. 2.5 & v. 3.0 in Greece; he is a founding member and member of the Board of Directors of Open Knowledge Foundation Greece and the Legal Lead and creator of the Greek Open Data Commons (ODC) Open Database License (ODbL) v.1.0 of Open Knowledge Foundation Greece. He has been member of UNESCO headquartered in Maroussi, Greece. Dr. Marinos Papadopoulos has been the legal advisor to the National Library of Greece (NLG) on Copyright, Contract Law, Openness and Open Access in NLG's new era in Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center. He also has extensive experience as specialized scientist and legal advisor on innovation projects funded by the European Commission and implemented in Greece and abroad (Turkey, Lithuania, Azerbaijan, French, United Kingdom, Italy, His authorship includes many scientific papers and articles as well as academic and science publications in Greece, USA, UK, Australia and India.

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