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'''= P2P researcher; member of the [[P2P Lab]]'''
  
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== More Information ==
  
Vasilis (Billy) Niaros is a Research Fellow at the Urban Transformation and Global Change Laboratory (TURBA) of Universitat Oberta de Catalunya. His research interests include makerspaces, urban commons, political ecology, circular economy, sustainability transitions, social policy and technology.
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* See his page [https://www.p2plab.gr/en/vniaros here].
 
 
Billy is also a Core Member of the [http://www.p2plab.gr/en/ P2P Lab] and a Member of the [[P2P Foundation]]. Further, he is a Founding Member of the [https://fab.city/ Fab City Foundation].
 
 
 
Billy holds a PhD in Technology Governance from Tallinn University of Technology (2016) as well as a five-year-BSc and a MSc in Urbanism and Regional Development from University of Thessaly. His research work is related to commons transitions at the city level with an emphasis on makerspaces and the use of local manufacturing technologies.
 
 
 
 
 
* Contact: vniaros at uoc.edu
 
* Google scholar page: [https://scholar.google.gr/citations?user=0hMd7aUAAAAJ&hl=en here]
 
 
 
 
 
=Publications=
 
 
 
==Peer reviewed articles==
 
 
 
* Niaros, V., Kostakis, V., & Drechsler, W. (2017). Making and sharing (in) the smart city: The emergence of makerspaces. ''Telematics & Informatics''. [http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0736585316306980 site] [http://www.p2plab.gr/en/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/Makerspaces-Smart-city.pdf text]
 
* Bauwens, M., & Niaros, V. (2017). Re-dynamising local economies in the age of Trumpism. ''Journal of Future Studies''. [http://jfsdigital.org/articles-and-essays/2017-2/vol-21-no-3-mar-2017/symposium-on-reimagining-politics-after-the-election-of-trump/re-dynamising-local-economies-in-the-age-of-trumpism/ site] [http://jfsdigital.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/S6.pdf text]
 
* Niaros, V. (2016). Introducing a taxonomy of the “smart city”: Towards a commons-oriented approach? ''tripleC: Journal for a Global Sustainable Information Society'', 14(1), 51-61. [http://www.triple-c.at/index.php/tripleC/article/view/718 site] [http://www.triple-c.at/index.php/tripleC/article/view/718/775 text]
 
* Kostakis, V., Niaros, V., & Giotitsas, C. (2015). Production and governance in hackerspaces: A manifestation of commons-based peer production in the physical realm?. ''International Journal of Cultural Studies'', 18(5), 555-573. [http://ics.sagepub.com/content/early/2014/02/13/1367877913519310.abstract site] [http://www.p2plab.gr/en/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/HS.pdf text]
 
* Kostakis, V., Niaros, V., Dafermos, G., & Bauwens, M. (2015). Design global, manufacture local: Exploring the contours of an emerging productive model. ''Futures'', 73, 126-135. [http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0016328715001214 site] [http://www.p2plab.gr/en/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/Futures.pdf text]
 
* Kostakis, V., Niaros, V., & Giotitsas, C. (2015). Open source 3D printing as a means of learning: An educational experiment in two high schools in Greece. ''Telematics & Informatics'', 32 (1), 118–128. [http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0736585314000343 site] [http://p2plab.gr/el/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/Telematics-Informatics-2.pdf text]
 
 
 
===Working papers===
 
 
 
* Priavolou, C., & Niaros, V. (2019). Assessing the Openness and Conviviality of Open Source Technology: The Case of the WikiHouse. ''Journal of Cleaner Production'', xx(xx), xx-xx.
 
 
 
==Reports==
 
 
 
* Bauwens, M., & Niaros, V. (2018). ''Changing societies through urban commons transitions''. Berlin: Heinrich Böll Foundation. [http://commonstransition.org/changing-societies-through-urban-commons-transitions/ site] [http://commonstransition.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/Bauwens-Niaros-Changing_societies.pdf text]
 
* Niaros, V., Pantazis, A., Priavolou, C., & Martelloni, L. (2017). ''The maker movement: Values and principles''. Prepared for the Open Design & Manufacturing project. [http://odmplatform.eu/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/D3.1-ODM-Research-Report-reduced.pdf text]
 
* Niaros, V. (2017). ''Towards a commons-oriented city: An overview of developments in Europe''. Ghent: Timelab. [https://stad.gent/sites/default/files/article/documents/%27Towards%20a%20Commons-oriented%20City%27%20-%20Comparatief%20rapport%20Vasilis%20Niaros.pdf text]
 
* Bauwens, M., & Niaros, V. (2017). ''Value in the commons economy: Developments in open and contributory value accounting''. Berlin: Heinrich Böll Foundation. [https://www.boell.de/en/2017/02/01/value-commons-economy-developments-open-and-contributory-value-accounting?utm_campaign=ip site] [http://www.p2plab.gr/en/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/Value-in-the-Commons-Economy-2017.pdf text]
 
* Bauwens, M., & Niaros, V. (2017). ''The emergence of peer production: Challenges and opportunities for labor and unions''. Brussels: European Trade Union Institute. [http://www.etui.org/Publications2/Policy-Briefs/European-Economic-Employment-and-Social-Policy/The-emergence-of-peer-production-challenges-and-opportunities-for-labour-and-unions site] [http://www.p2plab.gr/en/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Labour-and-Unions.pdf text]
 
* De Filippi, P., Loveluck, B., Niaros, V., Pantazis, A., & Fuster, M. (2016). ''Best practices for commons-based peer production communities & policy recommendations''. P2P Value project. [https://p2pvalue.eu/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/Deliverable_2.3.1.pdf text]
 
* Pazaitis, A., Niaros, V., Dittus, M., & Fuster, M. (2016). ''Validation experiments: Research reports on validation experiments description and analysis''. P2P Value project. [https://p2pvalue.eu/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/Deliverable_4.2.1.pdf text]
 
 
 
==Book chapters==
 
 
 
* Kostakis, V., Ramos, J., & Niaros, V. (2018). Design globally, manufacture locally: New industrial configurations leading to a cultural phenomenon. In T. Diez (Ed.), Fab City: The mass distribution of (almost) everything (pp. 128-131). Barcelona: Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia.
 
* Kostakis, V., Bauwens, M., & Niaros, V. (2015). Urban reconfiguration after the emergence of peer-to-peer infrastructures: Four future scenarios with an impact on smart cities. In D. Araya (Ed.),  ''Smart cities as democratic ecologies''(pp. 116-124). New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan. [http://www.palgrave.com/page/detail/smart-cities-as-democratic-ecologies-daniel-araya/?isb=9781137377197 site] [http://www.p2plab.gr/en/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/Palgrave-Macmillan-Chapter.pdf text]
 
 
 
See [[Greece]].
 
  
 
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