Panos Giannopoulos is from Greece. Panos holds a B.Sc. in Physics and a M.Sc. in Meteorology (scholarship from State Scholarships Foundation), both from the University of Athens, Greece. He is a meteorologist forecaster at Hellenic National Meteorological Service. For many years he was a weather presenter for Greek Public TV ERT. Now he is a weather broadcaster for RealFM and he also writes the weather forecast page for Sunday newspaper REAL NEWS. Recently he started to present the weather forecast again for ERT.
He is a member of the committee of the Greek Meteorological Society (EMTE) and a member of the board of Directors at the International Association of Broadcast Meteorology (IABM). For 4 years he was a member of the expert team on Public Weather Services for the World Meteorological Organization. Since 2006 he is a member of the Working Group for the cooperation of European Forecasters (WGCEF). Since 2009 he is Fellow of Royal Meteorological Society (FRMetS). He has presented many of his research works at Communication and Media sessions during European Meteorological Society's (EMS) meetings. He is a member of the selection committee for the EMS TV Weather forecast Award (2014-2017).