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.