As a leading research center in Cyprus, KIOS contributes to the advancement of knowledge in the areas of computational intelligence and intelligent networked embedded system design, and applying these methodologies in monitoring, controlling, and optimizing the operation of large-scale complex systems.

The center’s research priorities are to develop advanced engineering and management tools for large scale critical infrastructure systems, such as telecommunication networks, electric power systems, health-care delivery systems, and environmental resource management systems.

The KIOS Research Center strives to make significant contributions to the promotion of a knowledge-based economy in Cyprus via the creation of new jobs in high-tech areas and the design of new products and services. The Center has developed a critical mass of professional researchers to work in the multidisciplinary area of intelligent systems and networks, while promoting national and international collaboration between industry, academia, and research organizations in high-tech areas of global importance and relevance to Cyprus.