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INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE:
«THE MIDDLE EAST, GREECE, EUROPE…  PEOPLE ON THE MOVE»

 

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Wednesday, March 2, 2016 (09:30 - 14:00)
Conference Room, Secretariat General for Media and Communication

 

The Institute of International Relations (I.I.R.) of Panteion University, the Medecins Sans Frontieres / MSF and the Bikers For Peace are organizing an international conference on:  Middle East, Greece, Europe… People on the move.  The Conference will study the refugee issue, from the perspective of International Relations and will also focus in humanitarian and peace-making activity in the region.  It will include academics and practitioners who will present their view points.

The event* is open to the public and will be held on Wednesday, March 2, 2016 (09:30-14:00) at the Conference Room of the Secretariat General for Media and Communication (Frangoudi 11 & Al. Pantou, 101 63 Kallithea, near Panteion University).

Certificates of Attendance will be distributed to the participants.

* There will be simultaneous interpretation in two languages (Greek-English).

 
PROGRAM:

09:30 - 09:45: Registration.
09:45 - 10:00: Addresses:

Eleftherios Kretsos, Secretary General for Media and Communication.
Representative of “Solidarity now”.


First Session


10:00 - 11:30: The Regional and European context.

Coordinator:
Harry Papasotiriou, Professor, Department of International, European and Regional Studies, Panteion University; Director, I.I.R..

Speakers:
Angelos Syrigos, Assistant Professor, Department of International, European and Regional Studies, Panteion University.
European Migration Policy and Greece.
Sotiris Roussos, Associate Professor, Department of Political Science and International Relations, University of Peloponnese.
The Dynamics of Middle East.
Constantinos Filis, Dr., Director of Research Programs, I.I.R.
The role of Russia.
Senay Ozden, Founder and Researcher, Hamish Syrian Cultural Centre, Istanbul.
Syria and Turkey today.

11:30 - 12:00: Coffee break

Second Session


12:00 - 13:30: The humanitarian dimension.

Coordinator:
Daniella Marouda, Assistant Professor, Department of International, European and Regional Studies, Panteion University.

Speakers:
Αitor Zabalgogeazkoa, International representative in Turkey, Medecins Sans Frontieres / MSF.
Medical and humanitarian support in Syria and the region.
Marietta Provopoulou, General Director of the Greek Section Medecins Sans Frontieres / MSF.
The Obstacle course to Europe.
Fulya Memisoglou, Assistant Professor, Department of International Relations, University of Çukurova, Turkey.
The Syrian spillover.

Intervention: Nikos Tsamis, Founder, Bikers for Peace.

13:30 - 14:00: Documentaire.

 

sponsors

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