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Events

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Through the organisation of conferences, research seminars and public lectures, the Hellenic Observatory addresses a range of topics of interest to academic, financial and industrial institutions, policy-makers and the media. Its series of events help achieve one of its core missions, to encourage social dialogue and inform the academic and policy debates on contemporary policy issues for Greece and Southeast Europe.

 

Upcoming Events & Seminars

Andreas Kornelakis

Research Seminar
Between a Rock and a Hard Place: Social Partners and Reforms in the Wage-Setting System in Greece under Austerity

Tuesday 9 January, 18.00-19.30
Venue: Cañada Blanch Room (COW 1.11), Cowdray House, LSE

Speakers: Andreas Kornelakis, King’s College London; Horen Voskeritsian, UWE-Bristol and Panos Kapotas, University of Portsmouth

 

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Research Seminar
Nation Branding and Nation Competitiveness: Implications for Greece

Tuesday 23 January, 18.00-19.30
Venue: Cañada Blanch Room (COW 1.11), Cowdray House, LSE

Speaker: George J. Avlonitis, Professor of Marketing, Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB)

 

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Research Seminar
The Effects of Economic Crisis on Greek Entrepreneurship


Tuesday 6 February, 18.00-19.30
Venue: Cañada Blanch Room (COW 1.11), Cowdray House, LSE

Speaker: Jessie Voumvaki, Senior Economist, Head of Entrepreneurship and Business Analysis, Economic Analysis Department, National Bank of Greece

 

Claire Economidou

Research Seminar
The Importance of Capital Controls in Shaping R&D Activity?

Tuesday 20 February, 18.00-19.30
Venue: Cañada Blanch Room (COW 1.11), Cowdray House, LSE

Speaker:Claire Economidou, Associate Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, University of Piraeus, Greece

 

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Research Seminar
The Gender Effect of the Crisis in Greece: Old-Age Care, Working Decisions and the Male-Female Gap

Tuesday 6 March, 18.00-19.30
Venue: Cañada Blanch Room (COW 1.11), Cowdray House, LSE

Speaker: Nicolitsa Lampropoulou, Hellenic Bank Association Postdoctoral Fellow, Hellenic Observatory, LSE

 

 

Past Events (2011-2017)

Public Lectures

Kyriakos Mitsotakis

16th HO Annual Lecture
Defeating populism, defending the truth and unleashing the potential of the Greek economy

Monday 15 May, 2017
Speaker: Kyriakos Mitsotakis, President of Nea Dimokratia
Time: 18.30-20.00
Venue: Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building

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Cyprus: Revival from the crisis in the European Economic Dimension

Monday 13 March, 2017
Speaker: Harris Georgiades, Minister of Finance of the Republic of Cyprus
Time: 18.30-19.45
Venue: Wolfson Theatre, New Academic Building

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Greece: Conditions for a Sustained Recovery

Thursday 9 February, 2017
Speaker: George Chouliarakis, Greek Alternate Minister of Finance & Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers of Greece
Time: 18:30-20:00
Venue: Old Theatre, Old Building LSE Campus

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HO 20-year Anniversay Lecture
The principle of Solidarity in the framework of primary European Law: Guarantees provided by the Treaty for the European Union and the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union 

Monday 28 November, 2016
Speaker: H.E. Mr Prokopis Pavlopoulos, President of the Hellenic Republic
Time: 19:00
Venue: Megaron: the Athens Concert Hall, Greece

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A social or a neoliberal Europe?
The Greek experience

Monday 14 November, 2016
Speaker: George Katrougalos, Alternate Minister of European Affairs - Foreign Ministry, Greece and Professor of Public Law
Time: 18:30-20:00
Venue: Thai Theater, New Academic Building. 
Organised by The Laboratory for Advanced Research on the Global Economy with the Hellenic Observatory

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Hellenic Observatory & Hellenic Bankers Association-UK
The Road to Recovery: can Greek banks revive the real economy?

Monday 31 October, 2016
Speaker: Nikolaos Karamouzis, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Eurobank Ergasias SA; Emeritus Professor, University of Piraeus
Time: 18:30-20:00
Venue: Wolfson Theater, New Academic Building

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Cyprus and new security issues in the Eastern Mediterranean

Wednesday 10 February, 2016
Speaker: Euripides Evriviades, High Commissioner for the Republic of Cyprus to the UK
Time: 18:30-20:00
Venue: Wolfson Theater, New Academic Building

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Lessons Learnt from the Greek Crisis

Thursday 28 January, 2016
Speaker: Louka Katseli, Chair of the National Bank of Greece and Hellenic Bankers Association and Professor at the University of Athens
Time: 18:30-20:00
Venue: Old Theater, LSE

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Economic Blues: The Left in Government Times

Tuesday 10 November 2015
Speaker: Euclid Tsakalotos, Greek Finance Minister
Time:20:00-21:30
Venue: Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House

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15th HO Annual Lecture
The Hypocrisy of European Moralism: Greece and the Politics of Cultural Aggression

Wednesday 4 November, 2015
Speaker: Michael Herzfeld, Professor of the Social Sciences and Curator of European Ethnology in the Peabody Museum, Harvard University
Time: 18:30-20:00
Venue: Hong Kong Theater, Clement House

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The current economic developments in Greece and Cyprus: when and how crisis exits are feasible

Monday 12 October, 2015
Speaker: Michalis Sarris, Former Minister of Finance of Cyprus; Former Department Director at the World Bank; Yiannis Kitromilides,Associate Member of the Cambridge Centre of Economic and Public Policy, University of Cambridge
Time: 18:31-20:00
Venue: CLM 2.02, Clement House, LSE

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14th HO Annual Lecture
'The Greek Economy- Current Developments and Future Prospects'

Wednesday 25 March, 2015
Speaker: YANNIS STOURNARAS, Governor of the Bank of Greece; Former Greek Minister of Finance

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Local Governance in Times of Crisis - Lessons for Greece from the City of Thessaloniki

Tuesday 11 November, 2014
Speaker: Yiannis Boutaris, Mayor of Thessaloniki
Time: 18:30-20:00
Venue: Hong Kong Theater, Clement House, LSE

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The Greek Orthodox Church and the Economic Crisis

Wednesday 12 November, 2014
Speaker: His Eminence Metropolitan Ignatius of Demetrias and Almyros
Time: 18:30-20:00
Venue: Hong Kong Theater, Clement House, LSE

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The true story about the geopolitical role of Cyprus: David or Goliath?

Thursday 16 February, 2014
Speaker: H.E Nicos Anastasiades, President of the Republic of Cyprus
Time: 18:30-20:00
Venue: Sheikh Zayed Theatre, LSE

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13th HO Annual Lecture
The Greek Ombudsman and Public Administration during Challenging Times

Monday 25 November, 2013
Speaker: PROFESSOR CALLIOPE SPANOU,  The Greek Ombudsman; Professor of Administrative Sciences, University of Athens

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Greece's way out of the crisis

Thursday 14 March, 2013
Speaker: Alexis Tsipras, President of Syriza-USF
Time: 18:30-20:00
Venue: Sheikh Zayed Theatre, LSE

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Can we deliver a better Europe?The Challenge of Meeting Expectations for Economic Growth, Stability and Social Cohesion in the EU

31 October, 2012
Speaker: Andreas D. Mavroyiannis, Deputy Minister to the President of the Republic of Cyprus for European Affairs 
Time: 19:00-20:00
Venue: Alumni Theater, New Academic Building, LSE

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12th HO Annual Lecture
Greece between Austerity, Reform and the Drachma

Monday 5 March, 2012
Speaker: COSTAS AZARIADIS, Mallinckrodt Professor, Washington University in St. Louis

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The Geostrategic Importance of Cyprus: Long Term Trends & Prospects

25 January, 2012
Speaker: Erato Kozakou-Marcoullis, Cyprus Foreign Affairs Minister 
Time: 18:30-20:00
Venue: Sheikh Zayed Theater, New Academic Building, LSE

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Politics, Culture and the State: the Greek crisis in historical perspective

Thursday 24 November, 2011
Speaker: Nikiforos Diamandouros, The European Ombudsman
Time: 18:30-20:00
Venue: Thai Theater, New Academic Building, LSE

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The Role of Education in Greece's Recovery

Wednesday 2 February, 2011 
Speaker: Anna Diamantopoulou, then Minister of Education, Lifelong Learning and Religious Affars, Greece
Time: 18:30-20:00
Venue: Sheikh Zayed Theater, New Academic Building, LSE

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The 2011 London Hellenic Society Annual Lecture Hellenism, Universal Rights and Apartheid

Wednesday 5 October, 2011 Advocate: George Bizos Venue: Old Theatre, Old Building, LSE

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Panel Discussions

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Post-crisis Greek Foreign Policy: Challenges and Prospects

Monday 27 November 2017
Speaker: Spyros Economides, Director of the Hellenic Observatory, Emmanuel Karagiannis, Senior Lecturer Defence Studies, KCL and James Ker-Lindsay, Professor of Politics and Policy, University of St Mary's, Twickenham  Time: 19.00
Venue: Hellenic Centre, London

The event is organised by The Anglo-Hellenic League and the Hellenic Observatory

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The Greek Crisis, structural reforms and Eurozone convergence

Monday, 30 October 2017
Speakers: Costas Meghir, Yale University, Christopher A. Pissarides, LSE, Dimitri Vayanos, Professor of Finance, LSE, Nikolaos Vettas, Athens University of Economics and Business, and and IOBE
Venue: Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House, LSE
Time: 18.00-20.30

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Cyprus and the Technology Transformation: breaking ground in the new economic & social environment

Monday 16 May, 2016
Time: 18.30-20.30
Venue: Leventis Gallery, Nicosia, Cyprus

Organised by the Hellenic Observatory and the LSE Cyprus Alumni Association Panel Discussion

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The Future of Greek Banking

Wednesday 9 March, 2016
Venue: Karatzas Megaron, National Bank of Greece, Greece

Organised by the Hellenic Observatory and the Hellenic Alumni Association of LSE

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Web Privacy and Data Protection: Digital Paths of High Risk

Tuesday 26 May, 2015
Time: 18:00
Venue: King George Athens Hotel

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Is austerity winning the argument  on ‘euro-zone’ recovery? Can the solutions to the crisis also be socially just?

Thursday 30 April, 2015
Time:18:30-20:00
Venue: Old Theatre, Old Building, LSE

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Organised by the Hellenic Observatory & the Hellenic Bankers Association, UK

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What do the Greek elections mean for Greece’s future?

Thursday 5 February, 2015
Time:18.30-20.00
Venue: Wolfson Theatre, New Academic Building,LSE

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What is 'modern' about Modern Greece?

Friday 7 November, 2014
Time: 18.30-20.00
Venue: Hong Kong Theater, Clements House, LSE

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Growth and Social Cohesion: Challenges for Greece and Beyond

Thursday 15 May, 2014
Time: 18.30 - 20.00
Venue: Old Theatre, Old Building, LSE

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Euro-crisis & Greece

Wednesday 20 March, 2013
Speakers: Daniel Gros, Charles Goodhart, Michael Haliassos
Time: 18:30-20:00
Venue: Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building, LSE

Organised by the Hellenic Observatory & the Hellenic Bankers Association, UK

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The Greek Crisis and its Possible Resolutions

Wednesday 11 September, 2012
Venue: Room U8, Tower 1, LSE

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Cyprus - Tired of Talking? Civil Society to Bring Life to a Stagnant Process

Wednesday 16 May, 2012
Venue: Canada Blanch Room, Cowdray House, LSE

Organised by the Hellenic Observatory and Contemporary Turkish Studies

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Greek Election Forum 2012

Wednesday 8 May, 2012
Venue: Wolfson Theatre, New Academic Building, LSE

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Can Greece get out of the crisis?

Wednesday 28 March, 2012
Venue: Old Theatre, Old Building, LSE

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Workshop on Social Change: Theory and Applications (the case of Greek Society)

Friday 9 March, 2012
Venue: Wolfson Theatre, New Academic Building, LSE

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Growth for Greece! How to get out of recession and stay in the Eurozone

Monday 6 February, 2012
Venue: ACCI, Academias 7, 6th Floor, Hermes Hall, Athens

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PSI - A Greek Gordian Knot. Current Issues and Future Consequences

Thursday 2 February, 2012
Time: 18:30-20:00
Venue: New Theatre, East Building, LSE

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Conferences and Symposia

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Conference
Greece: Modernisation and Europe 20 years on                

Friday, 25 November 2016
Venue: Shaw Library, Old Building, LSE Campus

Drawing on the conference organised at the European Institute of LSE in November 1994, this retrospective conference asked participants to reflect on the modernisation of Greece, particularly over the past two decades.

Introduction podcast
Keynote speech podcast 
Q&A session podcast
Session 1 podcast: Politics and Public Admin.
Session 2 podcast: Economic Policy
Session 3 podcast: Social Policy
Session 4 podcast: Plenary Roundtable

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11th Annual London Conference of the British Hellenic Chamber of Commerce, in collaboration with the Hellenic Observatory
Greece, a Financial Overview and Investment Opportunities

Monday, 14 November 2016
Venue:The Old Library, Lloyd’s building
 

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Reload Greece 2016 Conference
Enterprising Diasporas: from Brain Drain to Brain Gain

Saturday 24 September, 2016
Venue: Rooms on Regent's Park

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Symposium: 'Getting Policy Knowledge into Government: the Greek and European Experiences'

Thursday 19 May, 2016
Venue: Bank of Greece, Athens

This symposium was organised to commemorate the HO 20 Year anniversary.The event, which was by invitation only, was held under The Chatam House rule.

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Interpreting the Past, Present and Future of Cyprus

Tuesday, 17 May 2016
Venue: University of Cyprus, Nicosia
One-Day Conference Co-organised by the Hellenic Observatory & the University of Cyprus. The conference asked participants to reflect on the development of Cyprus-related research, particularly over the past two decades.

Conference Programme

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The Cyprus Recovery Plan: A Midterm Assessment

Friday 6 March, 2015
Venue: Shaw Library, Old Building, LSE

On the second anniversary of the Cyprus bail-in, the Hellenic Observatory in association with the University of Nicosia hosted this conference to debate the issues surrounding that momentous decision and its repercussions. The conference is the sequel to an earlier event jointly organised by the Hellenic Observatory and Neapolis University in Cyprus, in September 2012, to discuss the then worsening economic situation in Cyprus and the challenges ahead. 
Session 1 Podcast
Session 2 Podcast
Session 3 Podcast
Session 4 Podcast
Key-note Speech Podcast

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Private Symposium on the Future of Modern Greek Studies

Friday 7 November, 2014
Time: 09:30-17:15
Venue: The Box, Tower 3, LSE

The Symposium offered a unique opportunity for professors from around the world to meet and discuss the field of Modern Greek Studies and its possible future development.

Symposium Programme

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The Greek Economy: from Crisis to Development

Friday 4 and Saturday 5 April, 2014
Venue: Volos, Thessaly, Greece

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Reviving Famagusta; From Ghost Town to Eco-city?

Friday 21 February, 2014
Time: 14:00-18:45
Venue: Shaw Library, Old Building, LSE

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Greek Politics in Crisis: Challenges to the Open Society

Friday 29 November, 2013
Venue: Shaw Library, Old Building, LSE

One day conference organised by the Hellenic Observatory, LSE and the Open Society European Policy Institute, Brussels

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The Euro, Greece & the Southern Periphery

10 October, 2013
Venue: The Hellenic Centre

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Whither Social Policy? Social Policy in Greece in times of Crisis

Friday 17 May, 2013
Venue: University of the Peloponnese

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2nd Annual Conference
Young Greek Minds: Leading Our Country to a Better Future

Monday 22 April, 2013
Venue: Athens Hilton Hotel

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Hellenic Entrepreneurs Association (EENE) Annual Economic Forum
The Crisis of the Eurozone: Challenges & Opportunities For the European South

Thursday 18 April, 2013
Venue: Grand Bretagne Hotel, Athens-Greece

Co-organised by the EENE and the Hellenic Observatory

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PRIO Cyprus Centre 2012 Annual Conference
Good Governance in Europe and the Neighbourhood

Friday 26 & Saturday 27 October, 2012
Venue: Chateau Status, Nicosia Cyprus

 

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Institutions of Economic Governance for an Incomplete Union

Tuesday 17 April, 2012
Venue: Wolfson Theatre, New Academic Building, LSE

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The Cyprus Economy at a Time of European Uncertainty: Managing Reform & Sustainability

Friday 10 February, 2012
Venue: Shaw Library, Old Building, LSE

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Changing Conceptions of 'Europe' in Modern Greece: Identities, Meanings, and Legitimation

Thursday 28 & Friday 29 January, 2011
Venue: British School at Athens

Organised by the Hellenic Observatory and the British School of Athens

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Public Financial Management in Times of Crisis: Fiscal Realities and Management Challenges in Greece and the EU

Friday 22 October, 2010
Time:09:00-18:30
Venue: Shaw Library, LSE Old Building

Co-organised with the Association for the International Foundation of Public Finance and sponsored by the National Bank of Greece

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The cost of the financial crisis: Planning an exit strategy

Wednesday 27 May, 2009
Venue: Athens

Co-organised with the Bank of Greece and the Hellenic Observatory

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Migrant integration in small island economies-evidence from the island of Rhodes

Tuesday 3 February, 2009
Venue: New Academic Building, LSE 

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4th Hellenic Observatory Athens Conference: Welfare and Pension Reform in Europe: learning from each other?

Wednesday 25 June, 2008 
Venue: Athens, Greece

Co-organised with the LSE Migration Studies Unit Workshop and sponsored by the John S. Latsis Public Foundation

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3rd HO Athens Conference
The European Sustainable Development Strategy and Greece

Wednesday 4 June, 2007
Venue: Athens, Greece

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Migration and the New European Enlargement: Bulgaria and Romania

Friday 18 May, 2007
Key-note speakers: Elspeth Guild, Nadya Dimitrova & Dzenk Sejfula
Venue: Room 3.21, Old Building, LSE

 

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War and Identities

Saturaday 26 & Sunday 27 May, 2006
Venue: The Gennadius Library, Athens, Greece

Organised by the Hellenic Studies Programme at Yale University and the Hellenic Observatory and co-sponsored by the Kokkalis Foundation, the Network for the Study of Civil Wars and the Gennadius Library

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The 2nd HO Athens Conference
T
he European Union's Balkan Enlargement: What Does it Mean for the Greek Economy?

Tuesday 6 June, 2006
Venue: Bank of Greece

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The 1st  HO Athens Conference
Labour Market Flexibility: international experience and the case of Greece

Friday 22 April, 2005
Venue: Grand Bretagne Hotel, Athens, Greece

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Pension Reform in Europe: Shared Problems, Sharing Solutions?

Friday 5 December, 2003
Venue: Shaw Library, Old Building, LSE

Conference Papers

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The 2003 Greek EU Council Presidency: between disintegration and consensus-building

Friday 14 November, 2003

 

Romania and EU Enlargement: The Challenge of Domestic Reform

Friday 31 October, 2003
Venue: Room G108, 20 Kingsway, LSE

Conference Papers

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European Security and the New Global Challenges

Tuesday 4 March, 2003

Organised by the Hellenic Observatory and the Institute for Defence Analyses

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Globalisation and Regionalism: A Double Challenge for Greece

Wednesday 28 & Thursday 29 March, 2001
Venue: Zappeio Megaron, Athens

 

 

Book Launches, Workshops and Fora

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Book Launch
Non-Performing Loans and Resolving Private Sector Insolvency: Experiences from the EU Periphery and the Case of Greece

Monday 16 October 2017
Christos Gortsos, (National and Kapodistrian University of Athens), Nikolaos Karamouzis (HBA & Eurobank Ergasias) and Platon Monokroussos (Eurobank Ergasias and Hellenic Observatory

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Beyond Austerity: Workshop on the growth of the Greek Economy

On the occasion of the book Beyond Austerity:Reforming the Greek Economy  Monday 2 October French Institute, Athens The Hellenic Observatory supported the project.

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Hellenic Entrepreneurs Association 4th Annual Economic Forum Investing in the Future: The Private Sector’s Bid For Economic

22 May 2017 
A forum organised by the Hellenic Entrepreneurs Association (EENE) in partnership with the Hellenic Observatory, LSE

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Delphi Economic Forum II
Outlook for Greece and the Region Vision 2020 - 2030

2 March - Sunday, 5 March 2017 
The Hellenic Observatory supported the event as a programming partner.

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Book Launch
Game Over - The Inside Story of the Greek Crisis

22 February 2017
George Papaconstantinou, Former Greek Finance Minister

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Book Launch
Post-Ottoman Coexistence - Sharing Space in the Shadow of Conflict

8 June 2016
Dr Rebecca BRYANT, A.N. Hadjiyannis Senior Research Fellow, European Institute, LSE

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Book Launch
A Financial Crisis Manual: reflections and the road ahead

Thursday, 17 March 2016
Platon MONOKROUSSOS, Konstantinos I. NIKOLOPOULOS, Dimitrios D. THOMAKOS

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Book Launch
Who's to Blame for Greece? Austerity in Charge of Saving a Broken Economy

1 March 2016
Theodore PELAGIDIS, Michael MITSOPOULOS and Dimitri VAYANOS

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Seminar:  From migration crisis to refugee crisis in Europe: Securitization priorities vs Integration policies?

18 January 2016
Apostolos G. PAPADOPOULOS

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Book Launch
Prime Ministers in Greece: The Paradox of Power

7 October 2015
Kevin FEATHERSTONE and Dimitirs PAPADIMITRIOU

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Book Launch
The Golden Dawn's 'Nationalist Solution": Explaining the Rise of the Far Right in Greece

14 May 2015
Daphne HALIKIOPOULOU and Sofia VASILOPOULOU

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Book Launch
The European Debt Crisis: The Greek Case

Tuesday 9 December 2014
Costas SIMITIS, Former Greek Prime Minister

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Book Launch
Resolving Cyprus: New Approaches to Conflict Resolution

27 November 2014
James KER-LINDSAY, Eurobank Senior Research Fellow, LSE

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Book Launch
The Impact of European Employment Strategy in Greece and Portugal

20 October 2014
Sotirios ZARTALOUDIS, Lecturer in Politics, Department of Politics, History and IR, Loughborough University

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Seminar
The Challenges of Administrative Reform in Greece

1 November 2013
Speaker: Dr Evy Christofilopoulou, Greek Deputy Minister for Administrative Reform
Venue: Canada Blanch Room, Cowdray House, LSE

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Book Launch
The Thirteenth Labour of Hercules Inside the Greek Crisis

15 October 2014
Yannis PALAIOLOGOS, Features reporter for "Kathimerini" newspaper, Athens, Greece

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Workshop
Anthropological Perspectives on the Crisis in Southern Europe

Friday 28 June 2013

Co-organised by the UCL’s Anthropology Department and the LSE’s Hellenic Observatory

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2013 London Financial Regulation Seminar: The politics of the euro area crisis and Cyprus

Speaker: Athanasios Orphanides, Former Governor of the Central Bank of Cyprus
15 May 2013
Co-hosted by the Financial Markets Group (FMG), the Hellenic Observatory and the Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum (OMFIF)

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1st Hellenic Forum ''GREXITING the crisis''

2, 4, 6, 8 March 2013, LSE
Organised by the LSE Student Union Hellenic Society and sponsored and supported by the Hellenic Observatory and others.

 

PhD Symposia

Since 2003 the Hellenic Observatory has organised biennially a PhD Symposium for post-graduate students in the social sciences working on Greece.

The key objective of these Symposia is to facilitate the exchange of knowledge and ideas between young researchers and to provide them with the experience of presenting their research to an international audience. 

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Megaron Plus Lecture Series

A 3 year series of  public lectures  at the Megaron Mousikis in Athens, organised by the Megaron Plus, the London School of Economics and Political Science in collaboration with the Hellenic Alumni Association of the London School of Economics and the Hellenic Observatory.

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Exhibitions 

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Cyprus in Time

24 October - 25 November 2016
Photographic display of black and white images taken by Cypriot artist photographer and journalist Antigoni Solomonidou Droussiotou. This exhibition explored religious and political contrasts, the everyday life, the habits, traditions and moments in time of the people of Cyprus, captured from years of exploring and observing both sides of the island. 
Venue: Atrium Gallery, Old Building LSE  

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Imagine Greece

7-18 March 2016
This exhibition captured Greece through the lens of 34 Greek photographers, showcasing images of the country and its people. The exhibition was organised by the Hellenic Observatory and Photoglobe Seminars to celebrate 20th Anniversary of the Hellenic Observatory.            
Venue: Atrium Gallery, Old Building LSE  

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