Conference Social Program

The social activities we propose are combined with the purpose we organizes our conferences: exchange, meet, communicate, this is why they should be considered as part of the academic conference program. Some activities may change or adjust for unforeseen reasons (ex. weather conditions). Accompanying persons can participate in the social activities paying only the cost of the event.
1st day (Sunday) Welcome drink (included in the registration fee)
2nd day
20:00-22:00 Greek Symposium (approximate time)
Traditional meal, music, and dance! This is an example of an ‘ancient’ Greek symposium! The meal includes starters, main course, dessert and a glass of wine or soft drink per person. The event takes place at a traditional Greek restaurant with live music and dance.
Each Ticket costs 50 euros.
3rd day


Educational tour in Athens, including the Acropolis
Our city tour includes attractions such as the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, the Parliament building, the Panathinaiko Stadium or Kallimarmaro where the first Olympic Games took place. Proceed, passing by Zappeion, the National Garden and the Temple of Olympian Zeus.  We will then pass the famous Athenian Trilogy which includes the University of Athens, the Academy of Athens and the National Library. And the highlight of our tour, the Acropolis of Athens! With the help of our professional tour guide, we will see the monuments of the Acropolis Hill such as the Propylae (the gateway), the Temple of Athena Nike, the Parthenon and the Erechtheion with its Porch of Maidens.
Please use comfortable clothes and shoes.
Each Ticket costs 60 euros. 19:30-21:00 (approximate time) Social Dinner
 This Dinner is an opportunity to meet and discuss after the end of the conferences academic part. This dinner includes starters, Greek food, dessert and 250 ml of wine or soft drink per person, in a well-known restaurant with a view of the Acropolis. We have chosen a different restaurant from the Greek Night. Please note that this dinner is a three-course set menu with a vegetarian option available (please inform us about this option) and a drink included. Please note that the dinner IS NOT a la carte and this includes drinks. For any other inquiry, including orders, please ask the Institute’s administration staff, available during the conference and the event.
Tickets cost 50 euros each.
4th day


07:30 – 19:30 (approximate time). Delphi Visit  or  Mycenae visit
The cost is not included as part of your registration fee. Lunch is included.
Each ticket costs 100 euros.
5th day


07:30-20:30 (approximate time) Educational Island Cruise 
It includes lunch but without drinks. The cost is not included as part of your registration fee.
Each ticket costs 100 euros.
 6th day


 Ancient Corinth and Cape Sounion (without Lunch) : 07:50 – 20:30
(approximate time- Not included in the registration fee)