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AUGUST 2018

Wednesday, August 8 2018, 8.30-10.30 Opening Ceremony of the International Conference of the Studiorum Novi Testamenti Societas (SNTS) organized by the Department of Social Theology, School of Theology, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

JULY 2018

Wednesday, July 17, 2018, 19.00 Opening Ceremony of the 5th European IASSIDD Conference on Cognitive and Developmental Disorders organized by the National & Kapodistrian University of Athens and the Association of Parents, Guardians and Friends of Autistic People in Larissa.

JUNE 2018

Monday, June 4, 2018, 19.00 Awarding ceremony conferring the Doctor Honoris Causa title of the Department of Medicine, School of Medical Sciences, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens upon Professor Carlos Pellegrini, University of Washington, U.S.A.

Tuesday, June 5, 2018, 19.00 Awarding ceremony conferring the Doctor Honoris Causa title of the Department of Medicine, School of Medical Sciences, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens upon Professor Arthur Li, University of Hong Kong.

Thursday, June 7, 2018, 9.00-11.00 Opening Ceremony of the Third International Symposium Thomisticum entitled «Αquinas and the Greeks». The Symposium is co-organized by the Faculty of Philosophy of the Department of Philosophy, Pedagogy, Psychology, School of Philosophy, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, the Research Center of Academy of Athens and the International Organization “Symposium Thomisticum”.

Wednesday, June 13, 2018, 19.00 Scientific event organized by the Association of Professors Emeriti of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

Thursday, June 14, 2018, 19.00 Opening ceremony of the 8th Panhellenic Conference of Educational Sciences organized by the Special Education Programme of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

Tuesday, June 19, 2018, 19.00 Honorary volume offering to Professor Emeritus Giannis Meletis, organized by the Hematology Clinic - Bone Marrow Transplant Unit of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

Thursday, June 21, 2018, 19.00 Awarding ceremony conferring the Doctor Honoris Causa title, School of Education, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens upon Professor Mary Kalantzis, University of Illinois, U.S.A.

Τuesday, June 26, 2018, 19.00 Presentation of the 3rd volume of the book “History of the Athenian Law School” by Professor Emeritus Ioannis Karakostas, former Vice-Rector of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

Thursday, June 28, 2018, 16.00- 21.00 Conference organized by the Panhellenic Association of Teaching and Research Staff (POSDEP).

ΜΑΥ 208

Thursday, May 3, 2018, 10.00 Informative meeting on the programs and the Center for Education and Lifelong Learning (KE.DI.VI.M.) of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

Friday, May 4, 2018, 19.00 Awarding ceremony conferring the Doctor Honoris Causa title of the School of Law, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens upon Professor Richard Fentiman, University of Cambridge, U.K.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018, 19.00 Awarding ceremony conferring the Doctor Honoris Causa title of the Department of Theology, School of Theology, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens upon the Great Protopresident of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, Dr. Georgios Tsetsis.

Friday 11 Μαΐου 2018, ώρα 19.00 Honorary volume offering to Professor Emeritus Konstantinos Anagnostopoulos, Department of Medicine, School of Health Sciences,  National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

Tuesday, May 15, 2018, 19.00 Awarding ceremony conferring the Doctor Honoris Causa title of the Department of Political Science and Public Administration, School of Economics and Political Sciences, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens upon Professor Leο Panitch, York University, Canada.

Thursday, May 24, 2018, 19.00 Opening Ceremony of the “EUFEPS Annual Meeting 2018” organized by the European Federation of Pharmaceutical Societies (EUFEPS).

Tuesday, May 29, 2018, 18.00 Awarding ceremony conferring the Doctor Honoris Causa title of the Department of Spanish Language and Literature, School of Philosophy, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens upon Professor Jaime Pont Ibanez, Lleida University, Spain and Professor Paul Chandler, Hawaii University, U.S.A.

Wednesday, May 30,  2018, 19.00 Awarding ceremony conferring the Doctor Honoris Causa title of the School of Law, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens upon Professor Philippe Nelidoff, Toulouse University, France.

Thursday, May 31, 2018, 18.00 Opening Ceremony of the “17th Postgraduate Course in Endocrine Surgery” organized by the Department of Medicine, School of Health Sciences, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

APRIL 2018

Tuesday April 24, 2018, 17.30 Awarding ceremony conferring the Doctor Honoris Causa title of the School of Law, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens upon Mr. Hasso Hofmann, professor emeritus of Humboldt University, Germany.  

Thursday Αpril 26 ,2018, 18.00 Awarding ceremony conferring the Doctor Honoris Causa title of the School of Medicine, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens upon Mr. Owen Rennert, professor of Georgetown University, Washington, U.S.A..

Friday April 27,  2018, 19.00 Honorary volume offering to professor emeritus Christos Liapis, organized by the School of Medicine of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

MARCH 2018

Tuesday, March 13, 2018, 17.00 Awarding ceremony conferring the Doctor Honoris Causa title of the School of Law, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens upon Η.Ε. the President of the Portuguese Republic Mr. Marcelo Rebelo De Sousa.

 Thursday, March 15, 2018, 19.00 Presentation of the Commemorative Set of stamps – Feuillet “Myrtis” by the Hellenic Post.

Tuesday, March 20, 2018 19.00 Lecture entitled: "Ancient Greek Mathematics" on the occasion of the proclamation of the year 2018 as the "Year of Mathematics" by the Ministry of Education, Research and Religious Affairs.

 Friday, March 23, 2018, 19.00 Celebration of the National Anniversary of March 25th, 1821. The official ceremony includes: address by the Rector of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Professor Meletios-Athanassios Dimopoulos, speech by the Professor of the Department of History and Archaeology Anastasia Papadia-Lala as well as a short musical programme by the Choir of the University Department of Music Studies, under the direction of Professor Nikolaos Malliaras. The ceremony is organized by the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

Thursday,March 29, 2018, 19.00 Celebration of the 100th Anniversary  of the foundation of the Department of Chemistry, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

 Friday, March 30, 2018, 20.30 Concert of the Mixed Choir of the Department of Music Studies of the National & Kapodistrian University of Athens in collaboration with the Athens Philharmonic Orchestra.

FEBRUARY 2018

Thursday February 8, 2018, 18.30 Lecture by H.E. the President of Georgia, Mr. Giorgi Margvelashvili entitled: “Cooperation between Georgia and Greece in wider European context

 Wednesday February 14, 2018, 19.00 Honorary volume offering to Professor Emeritus Panagiotis Ioakimidis, organized by the School of Economics and Political Sciences.

 Wednesday February 21, 2018, 19.00 Book presentation of professor Ioannis Mazis.  

 Thursday,February 22, 2018, 18.00 Opening Ceremony of the International Scientific Conference entitled: "Russian Literature and its interaction with οther national literatures of Europe" of the Department of Russian language and literature of Slavic Studies of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

 Friday February 23, 2018, 12.00 Awarding ceremony conferring the Doctor Honoris Causa title of the Department of English Language and Literature, School of Philosophy, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens upon Η.Ε. the President of the Republic of Ireland Mr. Michael D. Higgins.


JANUARY 2018

Friday, January 12, 2018, 19.00: Official ceremony conferring the Honorary Professor title of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens upon Mr. Christoph Hammerle, Professor and Director of the Clinical Prosthetic and Dental Materials at the University of Zurich, Switzerland.

Thursday, January 25, 2018, 19.00: Book Presentation of the MP, former Minister and Professor Emeritus, Dimitrios Kremastinos.

Tuesday, January 30, 11.30: Event devoted to the Day of the Three Hierarchs and the Hellenic Education organized by the National and Kapodistrian University. On the same day at 10.00 a.m. after the Mass at the Church of the Presentation of the Virgin Mary (Kapnikarea), the annual memorial ceremony for the Founders, Benefactors, Donors, Professors, Students and the Administrative Staff of the University of Athens will take place.

DECEMBER 2017

Friday, December 1st, 2017, 16.30 :  Opening ceremony of the conference entitled: «Greek schools today: the School of Philosophy discusses and proposes».  The event is organized by the School of Philosophy, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, in the framework of the 180th anniversary of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

Monday, December 11th, 2017, 19.00 :  Event honoring the retired Professors of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. The event is organized by the Professors Emeriti Association of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

 Thursday, December 14th, 2017, 19.00 :  International Scientific Symposium honoring the Professor Emeritus Erie Stavropoulou. The event is organized by the Department of Philology, School of Philosophy, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

 Wednesday, December 20th, 2017, 19.00 :  Event honoring the Professor Emeritus of the Department of Medicine, School of Health Sciences Georgios P. Lyritis.  The event is organized by the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

NOVEMBER 2017

Friday, November 3rd, 2017, 19.00 :   Event entitled:  «The National and Kapodistrian University of Athens and Cyprus», which is organized in the framework of the 180th anniversary of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

Monday, November 6th, 2017, 19.00 :  Awarding ceremony conferring the Doctor honoris causa title of the Department of Social Theology, School of Theology, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens upon Professor Emeritus Christos Giannaras, Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences, Athens.

Friday, November 10th,  2017,  18.00 :  Scientific event entitled : «International Day of Medical Physics 2017».  The event is organized by the 2nd Laboratory of Radiology – University General Hospital «ATTIKON», Department of Medicine, School of Health Sciences, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017, 19.00 :  Official ceremony conferring the Honorary Professor title of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens upon His Excellency the President of the Hellenic Republic Mr. Prokopios Pavlopoulos.

Friday, November 24th, 2017, 19.00 :  Scientific event honoring the memory of the Professor of the School of Law, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens Ioannis Anastopoulos.  The event is organized by the School of Law. His Excellency the President of the Hellenic Republic Mr. Prokopios Pavlopoulos will attend the ceremony.

Tuesday, November 28th, 2017, 19.00 :   Event on «Τhe Research and Innovation at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens», organized in the framework of the 180th anniversary of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

Wednesday, November 29th, 2017, 19.00 :  Awarding ceremony conferring the Doctor honoris causa title of the Department of Chemistry, School of Science, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens upon Professor of  Chemistry Jean Paul Sauvage, (Prize Nobel 2016), Professor of the University of Strasbourg, France.

Thursday, November 30th, 2017, 19.00 : Event dedicated to Hadrian, Roman Emperor, Philhellene and Ruler of the City of Athens during the Roman Empire Era, organized by the Professors Emeriti Association of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens in collaboration with the Italian School of Archaeology of Athens. His Excellency the President of the Hellenic Republic Mr. Prokopios Pavlopoulos will attend the ceremony.

OCTOBER 2017

Thursday, October 5th, 2017, 10.00 : International scientific symposium entitled:  «International Investment Law & the Law of Armed Conflict», which is organized by the Research Centre of International Public Law, School of Law, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

Monday, October 9th, 2017, 19.00 :  Scientific event entitled: «The influence and impact of the School of Law on Institutions and Culture».  The event is organized in the framework of the 180th anniversary of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.  His Excellency the President of the Hellenic Republic Mr. Prokopios Pavlopoulos will address the inaugural speech on “The School of Law as alma mater of the Public Law”.

Tuesday, October 10th, 2017,  19.00 :  Official ceremony conferring the Honorary Professor title of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens upon Mr. Spyridon Moulopoulos, Professor Emeritus of the Department of Medicine, School of Health Sciences, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

Thursday, October 17th, 2017, 09.30 :  Opening ceremony of the interdisciplinary conference entitled:  «Beginning and evolution of the world and man in regards to the Hexaëmeron of Saint Basil the Great».  The conference is organized by the School of  Theology of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens in the framework of the 180th anniversary of the University of Athens.

Wednesday, October 18th, 2017, 19.00 :   Awarding ceremony conferring the Doctor honoris causa title of the Department of Mathematics, School of Science, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens upon Professor Panagiotis Souganidis, University of Chicago, U.S.A.

Thursday, October 26th, 2017, 19.00 :  Celebration of the national anniversary of October 28th, 1940. The official ceremony includes: address by the Rector of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Professor Meletios-Athanassios Dimopoulos, speech by the Vice-Rector of Academic Affairs and International Relations, Professor Konstantinos Buraselis entitled: «The hubris of numbers and the unity of the Greeks» as well as a short musical programme by the Choir of the University Department of Music Studies, under the direction of Professor Nikolaos Malliaras.  The ceremony is organized by the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

 

SEPTEMBER 2017

 

Thursday, September 7th, 2017 at 19.00:  Awarding ceremony conferring the Doctor honoris causa title of the Department of Economics, School of Economics and Political Sciences of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens upon Professor of Economics Jeffrey D. Sachs, Columbia University, New York, U.S.A..

 Monday, September 18th, 2017 at 19.00:  Awarding ceremony conferring the Doctor honoris causa title of the Department of Greek Philology, School of Philosophy of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens upon Mr. Bernhard Palme, Professor of Greek-Roman Antiquity Knowledge and Papyrology, University of Vienna, Austria.

 Thursday, September 21st, 2017 at 10.00 : Orientation Day for the new incoming Erasmus students at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (fall semester, academic year 2017-2018) organized by the Department of European and International Relations of the University.

 Friday, September 29th, 2017 at 18.30 : Opening ceremony of the 10th Panhellenic Child Psychiatry Congress organized by the Child Psychiatry Clinic of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens and the Child Psychiatry Association of Greece.

JULY 2017

 

Wednesday, July 12th, 2017, 11.00:  Event for the presentation of the participations and excellence of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens Law School Students in International Law Contests.


JUNE 2017

Tuesday, June 6th, 2017, 19.00 :  Awarding ceremony conferring the Doctor honoris causa title of the Department of English Language and Literature, School of Philosophy, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens upon Mrs. Kiki Dimoula, Academician and Poet.  The ceremony is organized in the framework of the 180th Anniversary of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

Wednesday, June 7th, 2017, 19.00 :  Honorary volume offering to Mr. Vasileios Kleisouras, Professor Emeritus of the School of Physical Education and Sport Science, National and Kapodistrian of Athens.

Thursday, June 8th, 2017, 19.00 :  Conference entitled “The transformations of the singing voice” organized by the Department of Music Studies, School of Philosophy, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

Monday June 12th, 2017, 19.00 :  Awarding ceremony conferring the Honorary Professor title of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens upon Mr. Georgios Daikos,  Professor Emeritus of the School of Health Sciences, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

Wednesday, June 14th, 2017, 19.00 :  Awarding ceremony conferring the Doctor honoris causa title of the School of Law, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens  upon Mr. Franz-Jürgen Säcker, Professor of Competition and Energy Law, Free University of Berlin, Germany.

Thursday, June 15th, 2017, 19.00 : Opening ceremony of the 7th Panhellenic Conference of Education Sciences, entitled “Education of charismatic children in Greece”.  The conference is organized by the Department of Primary Education, School of Education, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

Friday, June 23rd, 2017, 19.00 :  Awarding ceremony conferring the Doctor honoris causa title of the  School of Law, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens  upon Mr. Richard Fentiman, Professor of Private International Law, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom.

Monday,  June 26th, 2017, 19.00 :  Celebration ceremony of the 30th Anniversary of the Summer Course in Modern Greek Studies Scholarships Programme of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. The event is organized by the Deanship of School of Philosophy and the Modern Greek Language Teaching Centre of the University of Athens in the framework of the 180th Anniversary of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

Tuesday,  June 27th, 2017, 19.00 :  Awarding ceremony conferring the Doctor honoris causa title of the Department of Medicine, School of Health Sciences,  National and Kapodistrian University of Athens upon Mr. Leonard Wartofsky, Professor of Endocrinology, University Georgetown, U.S.A.

Wednesday, June 28th, 2017, 19.00 :  Celebration ceremony of the 30th Anniversary of the Erasmus+ Programme. The event is organized by the University of Athens in the framework of the 180th Anniversary of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

Thursday, June 29th, 2017, 19.00 :  Awarding ceremony conferring the Doctor honoris causa title of the Department of Mathematics, School of Science,  National and Kapodistrian University of Athens upon Narayanaswamy Balakrishman, Professor of Statistics, University MacMaster, Canada.

Friday, June 30th, 2017, 19.00:   Prizes award ceremony of the Cassini Students Contest. The event is organized by the Section of Astrophysics, Astronomy and Mechanics, Physics Department, School of Science, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

MAY 2017

Wednesday, May 3rd 2017, 19.00:  Official celebration ceremony of the 180th Anniversary of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. His Excellency the President of the Hellenic Republic Mr. Prokopios Pavlopoulos is going to honour with his presence the ceremony and address the main speech entitled "The National and Kapodistrian University, a constant promoter of the European scientific tradition."

Friday, May 5th 2017, 20.00: Opening ceremony of the 4th Scientific Conference entitled “Physical Education and Athletics in the contemporary world: Education, Society and Culture”.  The conference is organized by the School of Physical Education and Sport Science of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

Tuesday,  May 9th 2017, 19.00:  Awarding ceremony conferring the Doctor honoris causa title of the Department of Spanish Language and Literature of the School of Philosophy, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens upon Mrs. Francie Chassen-López, Professor of History at the Kentucky University, U.S.A.

Thursday,  May 11th 2017, 19.00:  Lecture by the Archbishop Anastasios of Tirana, Duress and All Albania, entitled   “From the School of Theology of Athens to crucial missions (Africa – Albania)”.  The event is organized by the School of Theology of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, in the framework of the 180th Anniversary of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

Tuesday,  May 16th 2017, 19.00Awarding ceremony conferring the Doctor honoris causa title of the Department of Social Theology, School of Theology, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens upon the Archbishop of Ohrid and Metropolitan Bishop of Skopje Kyr Kyr John VI.

Wednesday, May 17th, 2017, 19.00: Event organized in the framework of the 180th Anniversary of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, entitled: “ The contribution of Eptanisian Professors to the  University of Athens: 1837-1937”.  The event is under the auspices of His Excellency the President of the Hellenic Republic Mr. Prokopios Pavlopoulos.

Wednesday,  May 24th  2017, 19.00:  Awarding ceremony conferring the Doctor honoris causa title of the School of Law, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens upon  Mr. Michael Vilaras, Department President at the European Court of Justice.

Thursday, May 25th 2017, 18.00:  Opening ceremony of the 8th International Conference entitled “Comparative Linguistics”. The conference is organized by the Department of the Italian Language and Literature of the School of Philosophy of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

Wednesday, May 31st 2017, 19.00: Honorary Event dedicated to the 150th Anniversary of the Lassithi Plateau Battle (20-30 May 1867) and to the Great Benefactor of the University, Antonios F. Papadakis (originated from Lassithi).  The event is organized by the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens in collaboration with the Region of Crete and the Lassithi Plateau Municipality. The event is under the auspices of H.E. the President of the Hellenic Republic Mr. Prokopios Pavlopoulos.

APRIL 2017

Monday, 3rd of April, 19.00: Awarding ceremony conferring the title of doctor honoris causa  by the Department of Biology, School of Science of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, upon Mr. Arne Strid, Professor Emeritus of Botany at the University of Gothenburg and former Director of the Botanic Garden, Sweden.

Tuesday, 25th of April, 19.00:  Awarding ceremony conferring the title of doctor honoris causa  by the Department of Medicine, School of Health Sciences of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, upon  Mr. Hans-Henning Eckstein, Professor of  Vascular surgery and Director of the Vascular surgery of the Clinical Department at the Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich, Germany.

Wednesday, 26th of April, 19.00:  Event organized in honour of the benefactors and donors of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens on the occasion of the 180 years anniversary of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

Thursday, 27th of April, 12.00: Opening ceremony of the conference entitled “Research sources of the contemporary Greek Theatrology”. The conference is organized by the Department of Theatre Studies, School of Philosophy, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

Thursday, 27th of April, 18.30:   Awarding ceremony conferring the title of doctor honoris causa by the Department of Political Science and Public Administration, School of Economics and Political Sciences of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, upon Professor Dame Helen Wallace, Fellow of the British Academy, United Kingdom.