Lecture by Professor Thanos Veremis

The Hellenic Heritage Foundation (HHF) sponsored program of Hellenic Studies
at the Centre for European, Russian and Eurasian Studies
of the Munk School of Global Affairs, University of Toronto
presents the lecture

Speaker: Professor Thanos Veremis
Title: The West in search of its identity in three
simultaneous states of mind: Pre-modern, modern and post-modern
Venue: The Vivian and David Campbell Conference Facility,
Munk School of Global Affairs, University of Toronto
1 Devonshire Place
Date/time: Thursday 23 March 2017, 5:30PM – 7:00PM

Reception to follow.
Please register for this event as space may be limited.
Registration is free: http://munkschool.utoronto.ca/event/22251/

About the speaker:
Thanos Veremis is Professor Emeritus of Political history at
the University of Athens, Department of European and International Studies
and Founding Member of the Hellenic Foundation for European and
Foreign Policy (ELIAMEP).

He has been Research Associate, at the International Institute for Strategic
Studies, London 1978-79; Visiting Scholar, Center for European Studies,
Harvard Univ. 1983; Visiting Professor at the Woodrow Wilson School of
Public and International Affairs, Princeton Univ. 1987; Visiting Fellow, St.
Antony’s College, Oxford 1993-94; Constantine Karamanlis Professor at the
Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Medford Massachusetts (2000-2003); and
more recently President of the National Council of Education, 2004-2010.

Student conference on Research on Greece

The Hellenic Heritage Foundation Chair in Modern Greek History
and the Department of Anthopology, both of York University,
host the

Event: The first student conference on Research on Greece
Date/time: Friday, March 24, 2017, 10 AM – 4 PM
Venue: Harry Crowe Room, Atkinson Building, York University

For more information see
the conference website or contact

Book launch, Xenocracy by Sakis Gekas

The Department of History at York University

Event: Book Launch
Title: XENOCRACY: State, Class and Colonialism in the Ionian Islands 1815-1864
Author: Professor Sakis Gekas
Hellenic Heritage Foundation Chair in Modern Greek History,
York University
Presented by: Professor Deborah Neill
Date/time: Tuesday, April 4th, 2017, from 3:30pm to 5:30pm.
Venue: Room 305, Founders College, York University

All are welcome.

First HCAAO Symposium

The Hellenic Canadian Academic Association of Ontario (HCAAO), with
the generous support of the Hellenic Heritage Foundation and of Rose Hill Winery, and
under the auspices of the Greek Consulate in Toronto, organizes
the first HCAAO Symposium.
The Symposium is open to Greek and Greek-Canadian scientists of Ontario,
students, press, local authorities and the general audience.

The Symposium includes short presentations
by 20+ faculty members of Greek descent across Ontario universities,
on topics relevant to their research.

Important dates:
*March 8:* Abstract submission deadline (closed)
*March 15:* Announcement of presenters (done)
*April 5:* Registration deadline
*April 8:* First HCAAO Symposium

Venue: Room SF 1101, Sandford Fleming Building, University of Toronto,
10 King’s College Rd, Toronto.
Date: Saturday, April 8, 2017, 10AM – 5PM.

Keynote speaker: Prof. Michalis Psalidopoulos,
Alternate Executive Director at the International Monetary Fund
Professor of the History of Economic Thought at
the Department of Economics, University of Athens, Greece
Title: The global economic crisis of 2008 and the battle of economic ideas

There will also be a panel discussion, with the keynote speaker and
Professors Eirini Chila (Panteion U),
Christos Shiamptanis (Wilfrid Laurier U),
and Othon Alexandrakis (York U).

For a glance at the program see program in pdf.

For more information,
please visit the symposium website.

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