Welcome cocktail (Wednesday evening)
A welcome cocktail will be held at the main hall of the University of Piraeus the first night of the conference. It will include finger food, beverages and light alcohol drinks.
Gala Dinner (Thursday night)
The gala dinner of the Conference will take place at Piscina restaurant. The restaurant is next to the sea on Marina Zeas (pasalimani). A traditional Greek and Mediterranean buffet will be offered.
The surrounding area is a very lively venue, ideal for having dinner or enjoying a drink late in the night.
Full-day excursion: Epidaurus, Mycenae, Nafplion (Saturday)
Departure: 8:30 am
Return: 7:30 pm
Highlights: Leave by the coastal road along the Saronic Gulf to the Corinth Canal, which connects the Aegean Sea with the Ionian Sea, (short stop). Drive to Mycenae, the Homeric city of Atrides, the city “rich in gold” of the ancient poets. Visit the Lion’s Gate, the Cyclopean Walls, and the Royal Tombs e.t.c. Depart for Nafplion through the fertile plain of Argolis, the picturesque town nestling at the foot of a cliff crowned by the mighty ramparts of the Palamidi Fortress (short photo stop), leave for Epidaurus, to visit the Theatre (4th century B.C.) famous for its astonishing acoustics. Return to Athens by the National road connecting Epidauros with Corinth.