Dr. Spyros Makridakis is a Professor at the University of Nicosia, where he is also a Director of its Institute For the Future (IFF) and the Founder of Makridakis Open Forecasting Center (MOFC). He is also an Emeritus Professor at INSEAD and the University of Piraeus. He has authored, or co-authored, twenty-four books and more than 270 articles.
His book “Forecasting Methods for Management,” 5th ed. (Wiley) has been translated into twelve languages and sold more than 120,000 copies while his book “Forecasting: Methods and Applications,” 3rd ed. (Wiley) has been a widely used textbook in the forecasting field with more than 5,300 citations.