XXVth International Conference
and the
Seventh  International Bilingual Summer Seminar

organized by the Olympic Center for Philosophy and Culture (OCPC) and the Hellenic Institute of East-West Studies  “Xenophon” (HIEWS),
will take place from July 10-13, 2015, in Ancient Olympia and Zacharo, Greece.

The topics of the Conference (A) and the Seminar (B) for this year are:

A.THE ROLE OF GREEK PAIDEIA AND POLITICAL SCIENCE IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE MORAL EXCELLENCES, POLITICAL EXCELLENCES, AND LAWFUL CONDUCT OF LEADERS

B. XENOPHON'S VIEWS ON DEVELOPING WISE LEADERS AND HIS ROLE IN THE DISSEMINATION OF THE IDEAL OF GREEK PAIDEIA. 

The organizers of the XXVth International Conference hope participants will explore the variety of views on:

 

·         Philosophy and Hellenic Paideia

·         The Philosopher Leader

·         Political Science and the Leader

·         Philosophy and the Lawful Conduct of Leaders

·         Political Science, Moral and Political Excellences

·         Philosophical Interpretation of the Importance of Hellenic Paideia in the Light of the Present Crisis.

Following please find the necessary information for making arrangements for your participation.  If you need any additional information, do not hesitate to contact any of the persons listed below.

DEADLINES:

 February 28, 2015:  Abstract is due (300-500 words)

 May 31, 2015: Full Paper is due (2.500 words)

 *** In case your abstract or paper is not accepted you will be informed promptly.

REGISTRATION:

 June 15, 2015:  Early Registration Fee (100 Euros or the equivalent)

July 10, 2015:  Late registration Fee accepted (120 Euros or the equivalent)

 

TRANSPORTATION AND ACCOMMODATION

 

Transportation from Athens to Olympia should be arranged by the participant. Please get informed about bus schedules and prices by contacting the bus company: Tel: +30 26210 20600-2, E-mail: Этот адрес электронной почты защищен от спам-ботов. У вас должен быть включен JavaScript для просмотра.

For the arrangement of your accommodation during the XXVth International Conference and the VIIth   International Bilingual Summer Seminar (July 10-13, 2015, in Ancient Olympia and Zacharo), please choose among the following hotels:

1.      HOTEL NEDA – ANCIENT OLYMPIA (www.hotelneda.gr), phone: +30 26240 22563   

2.  ANTONIOS KOTRETSOS HOTELS, ANCIENT OLYMPIA, (www.olympiahotels.gr) Phone: +30 2624 022547, Fax: +30 2624 022112

 

Please make your own reservations for the above Hotels by contacting Mrs Koula   Kotretsos-Kritselis (www.olympiahotels.gr) Phone: +30 2624 022547, Fax: +30 2624 022112 and ask for the special rates that have been offered to those participating in the conference.

For additional information, please contact directly Prof. Leonidas C. Bargeliotes, 9, Aristotelous St., 151 24 Amaroussion, Greece; Tel. and Fax in Athens: (30-210) 80.29.313; Tel. in Neochorion: (30-26250) 61388; Mobile Tel: (30-697794 79 16; E-mail: Этот адрес электронной почты защищен от спам-ботов. У вас должен быть включен JavaScript для просмотра. Or contact one of the OLYMPIC CENTER's representatives in the USA:  Prof. Georgios Anagnostopoulos, University of California, San Diego, Tel. (858) 534-3072, (858) 481-8501, E-mail:             Этот адрес электронной почты защищен от спам-ботов. У вас должен быть включен JavaScript для просмотра. , and Prof. Christos Evangeliou, Towson University, Tel. (410) 704-2755, Fax: (410) 704-4398, E-mail:  Этот адрес электронной почты защищен от спам-ботов. У вас должен быть включен JavaScript для просмотра. .