Dragan Peraković was born on April 12, 1972. In Zagreb. He attended primary and secondary school in Grubišno Polje and after enrolled in the Faculty of Transport and Traffic Sciences, University of Zagreb. In 1995 he graduated at the same Faculty of Postal and Telecommunication Traffic.
He attended postgraduate scientific study “Technical and Technological Systems in Transport and Transportation” at the same Faculty, where in 2003 he earned an academic degree Master of Science in the field of technical sciences, field of Traffic Technology and Transportation by defending the Master’s thesis “Possibilities of implementing mobile internet in intelligent transport systems”. In 2005, he achieved a Ph. D. in a field of technical sciences, field of Technological Systems in Traffic and Transport by defending the doctoral dissertation entitled “Information distribution model for users of traffic system” at the Faculty of Transport and Traffic Sciences, University of Zagreb.
Graduated at Faculty of Transport and Traffic Sciences and employed as Expert Associate.
1995 - 2004
In permanent employment at the Faculty, first as Junior Assistant, then Assistant, Lecturer and then Senior Lecturer.
Head of Chair for telecommunication traffic at the Department for Postal and Telecommunication Traffic.
Head of Chair of ICT in Traffic Systems Management at the Department of Information and Communication Traffic.
Head of the Department of Information and Communication Traffic and Head of Chair of Information and Communication System and Service Management.
Elected for a Full Professor in the field of technical sciences.
Author or co-author for more than 100 scientific papers published in international journals and in proceeding of international scientific conferences and 8 chapters in scientific books.
He is a part of the Register of Researches at the MZO under the registered number 213394 (scientific field of traffic and transportation technology).
Lead editor of International Journal of Cyber-Security and Digital Forensics – IJCSDF.
Member of the Editorial Committee of International Journal of Electronics Communication and Computer Technology - IJECCT.
Mentor in over 100 final and graduate papers.
Participated in numerous scientific and professional international conferences, held 3 invited lectures and personally presented most of the papers and research results.
Head of projects funded by University of Zagreb:
Analysis of Data Traffic Characteristics Generated by Various Terminal Devices (2017 - 2018)
Research Context Using Smart Mobile Devices and Related Information and Communication Services (2015 - 2016)
Exploring Possibilities of Application of the IoT Concept to Improve the Safety of Movement of Blind and Visually Impaired through Transport Network (2014)
Information and Communication Services for the Movement of People with Reduced and Difficult Mobility through Transport Network (2013)
Participant in scientific and international projects:
Resilient Communication Services Protecting End-user Applications from Disaster-based Failures - COST (2016)
Harmonized Inland Navigation Transport Through Education and Information Technology – HINT (2012 – 2014)
Green Intermodal Freight Transport – GIFT (2013 – 2014)
Defining Intermodal Transport Corridors Using Multi-Criteria Decision-Making (2007 - 2013)
Mobilising Citizens For Vital Cities – CiViTAS ELAN (2008. - 2012.)
Methods of Development of Integrated Intelligent Transportation Systems (2002 - 2005)
Development of traffic infrastructure (1995 - 1997)