Paper: «Implementing structured public access to the legal reports on bills and law proposals of the Scientific Service of the Hellenic Parliament»


My new article on «Implementing structured public access to the legal reports on bills and law proposals of the Scientific Service of the Hellenic Parliament» just went online (13 July 2017).


In an era of end-to-end digitalization in parliamentary institutions, open data and established printed and electronic publication formats for contemporary and future content, the old, non-digitized and potentially corroded content still poses a great challenge in terms of preservation and promoting efficient usage.


Paper: «Implementing Digital Parliament Innovative Concepts for Citizens and Policy Makers»

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My conference paper on «Implementing Digital Parliament Innovative Concepts for Citizens and Policy Makers» went first online on 13 May 2017.

The organizational stability of Parliaments comes in direct contradiction with rapid progress in digital technology in recent decades, particularly in the ICT domain.


My presentation at the EUPADRA inaugural conference


The inaugural conference of the Joint Master in Parliamentary Procedures and Legislative Drafting (EUPADRA) took place on Monday 3 October in the magnificent premises of the Italian Chamber of Deputies in Rome, Italy. The conference had the title «THE TRANSFORMATION OF PARLIAMENTARY ORGANISATION BY TECHNOLOGY INNOVATION«.


My new paper on parliamentary control


My new paper on Parliamentary Democracy examines parliamentary control in the Hellenic Parliament and the National Assembly of Serbia. The paper is titled «Parliamentary Control of Governmental Actions on the Interaction with European Organs in the Hellenic Parliament and the National Assembly of Serbia» and appears in the Online Papers on Parliamentary Democracy V/2016. It can be found on the PADEMIA website.


My presentation at the PADEMIA annual conference 2016


The annual PADEMIA «Parliamentary Democracy in Europe» conference for 2016 took place between 19 and 20 May 2016 in the historic premises of «La Fondation Universitaire» in Brussels. There I had the opportunity to present in front of a wide audience of international scolars my new paper on “Historical evolution of referenda and applications in contemporary democracy“.


Unser Beitrag auf der IRIS 2015


Internationales Rechtsinformatik Symposion IRIS 2015: 26.-28. Februar, Salzburg

Unser schriftlicher Beitrag (auf English): «Crowdsourcing and cooperative law-making»
von Dimitris Spiliotopoulos, Dimitris Koryzis, Fotis Fitsilis und Günther Schefbeck


My paper at the PADEMIA conference in Brussels


On January 28th, 2016 I presented my latest scientific paper at the joint PADEMIA & SUMMIT conference in Brussels, which tackled issues related to the operation of the European Council and its relations with other EU and national institutions. The paper has the title “Parliamentary control of Governmental actions on the interaction with European organs in the Hellenic Parliament and the National Assembly of Serbia” and its abstract can be read here:


Ανακοίνωση για την έκδοση του βιβλίου μου στον «ΝΕΟ ΑΓΩΝΑ»

ΝΕΟΣ ΑΓΩΝΑΣ, Κυριακή 26 Ιουλίου 2015

«Το νέο βιβλίο του Δρ Φώτη Φυτσιλή

Ο τακτικός αρθρογράφος μας Δρ Φώτης Φυτσιλής εξέδωσε το δεύτερο βιβλίο του με θέμα «Εκλαϊκευμένα Οικονομικά». Το βιβλίο έχει γραφτεί στην Αγγλική γλώσσα και ο πλήρης πρωτότυπος τίτλος του είναι «Popular Economics – A reference guide in times of crisis».


Zwillinge in Belgrad

EU Serbia

von Dietrich Hunold

Dr. Fotis Fitsilis unterstützt das Serbische Parlament auf dem Weg in die EU

Während Fotis Fitsilis in den 90er Jahren als junger griechischer Student noch Elektrotechnik an der RWTH studierte, tobten in Serbien und den angrenzenden Ländern und Gebieten wie Kroatien, Kosovo, Montenegro, Bosnien und Herzegowina die sogenannten Jugoslawienkriege. Heute ist Serbien in seiner Staatsform eine
Parlamentarische Demokratie und auf dem Weg in die Europäische Union (EU).