Dr. Serafeim Polyzos has a Diploma in Civil Engineering from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece and a bachelor\'s degree in Economics from the University of Macedonia, Greece. He received his PhD in Planning and Regional Development from the University of Thessaly, Greece. He worked in the Ministry of Public Works in Greece for 15 years and he is currently an assistant professor at the Department of Planning and Regional Development, School of Engineering, University Thessaly in Greece. His scientific research focuses on Regional Development and Policy, Urban Development, Project Management, Project Appraisal, Land Planning, Infrastructures. He is a scientific researcher and a director in: (a) Laboratory of Regional Economic Analysis and (b) Laboratory of Policy and Developmental Programs Appraisal, University of Thessaly and he has published more than 140 articles in scientific journals and conferences’ proceedings.