Evangelos Mintsis was born in Edessa, Greece, in 1984. He received the Dipl. Eng. degree in civil engineering from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece, in 2009 and the M.Sc. degree in transportation engineering from University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA in 2012. He is currently pursuing the Ph.D. degree in transportation engineering at National Technical University of Athens, Athens, Greece. From 2009 to 2012, he was a Research and Teaching Assistant with the University of Florida Transportation Institute, Gainesville, FL, USA. From 2012 to 2013, he served his military service in Greece as a Civil Engineer. From 2017, he has been a Research Associate with the Hellenic Institute of Transport, Centre for Research and Technology Hellas, Thessaloniki, Greece, where he was a Research Associate from 2013 to 2016. His research interests include traffic flow theory, microscopic traffic simulation, traffic management, intelligent transportation systems and connected and automated driving. Mr. Mintsis is a member of the Hellenic Institute of Transportation Engineers and of the Technical Chamber of Greece. He received an IKY/SIEMENS Research Projects for Excellence Scholarship from the State Scholarships Foundation (IKY) from 2015 to 2017.