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Symposium Plenary Lectures

We are grateful to all speakers and to those senior academics who served as chairs of the specialist panels. 

The three keynote plenary lectures were given by:

  • Professor Fotis Kafatos, President of the European Research Council; Professor of Immunogeonomics at Imperial College London.
    Education, Research and the Global Knowledge Society: Can Greece Compete?
  • Professor George Tsebelis, Anatol Rapoport Collegiate Professor of Political Science, University of Michigan, USA. 
    Veto Players and Greek Politics
  • Professor Nikiforos Diamandouros, European Ombudsman; Professor of Comparative Politics at the University of Athens. 
    Conflicting Conditions, Critical Junctures and Evolutionary Breakthroughs: Reflections on Greece's Transition to Modernity.  
  • Closing the Symposium, Professor Kevin Featherstone gave a brief presentation on PhD research design.  

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