G. Kapousizis MSc (Georgios)

PhD Candidate

About Me

Georgios is PhD candidate on "Traffic Safety Impacts and User Acceptance of Smart Connected Bikes" at the Centre for Transport Studies (CTS). For more information about his PhD project please see here. His research focuses on intelligent transport systems, sustainable mobility, and data analysis. Over the past eight years, he got engaged with numerous interesting and challenging projects on urban and spatial mobility, road safety for cyclists, and urban planning in Greece, Austria, and the UK.

In 2013, he completed his Bachelor studies as Surveyor Engineer and Geoinformatics, while, in 2018, he received his Master of Science degree in Intelligent Transport Systems from the Faculty of Engineering of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece.

Georgios received the Best Paper Award in the International Cycling Safety Conference (ICSC) 2022.

Professional Experience

  • 2020-current: PhD candidate, Centre for Transport Studies, Faculty of Engineering Technology, University of Twente
  • 2019-2020: Research Associate, Department of Planning and Transport, University of Westminster, London, UK
  • 2017-2018: Scientific Associate, Unit of Intelligent Transport Systems and planning, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
  • 2012-2017: Surveyor Engineering and Urban Planner, Geochoros SA, Thessaloniki, Greece




Social Sciences
Business & Economics
Field Trial
Literature Review
Technology Readiness
Engineering & Materials Science


Kapousizis, G., Sarker, R. , Ulak, M. B. , & Geurs, K. (2023). Which road safety-related factors influence users’ acceptance towards Smart e-bikes: A European based survey. 84-86. Abstract from 7th Annual Meeting of the Cycling Research Board, Wuppertal, Germany.
Kapousizis, G., Sarker, R. , Ulak, M. B. , & Geurs, K. (2023). Acceptance of new technologies affecting safety on electric bicycles: evidence from five European countries.. Abstract from 11th Symposium of the European Association for Research in Transportation, hEART 2023, Zürich, Switzerland.

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University of Twente
Faculty of Engineering Technology
Horst Complex (building no. 20), room Z238
De Horst 2
7522LW  Enschede
The Netherlands

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University of Twente
Faculty of Engineering Technology
Horst Complex  Z238
P.O. Box 217
7500 AE Enschede
The Netherlands

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