2019

  • The proceedings of the workshop on “Research in the Field of Energy in Greece” were published within the framework of the Foundation’s collaboration with the Energy Committee of the Academy of Athens. The workshop was held on November 30, 2018 at the Institute of Biomedical Research of the Academy of Athens.
  • At an event co-organized on March 4, 2019 by a) “300”, Cultural Scientific-Philosophical Club of Lamia, b) the Municipality of Lamia, c) the Roumelioti Cultural Center, d) the Association of Greek Physicists of Fthiotida Prefecture and the Association of Amateur Astronomers of Fthiotida in the hall of the Municipal Gallery of Lamia, the Chairman of the Foundation Professor C. Zerefos represented the Foundation, as a keynote speaker in a series of public awareness lectures. Title of the lecture : “The Anthropocene Period in Greece”.
  • “Elias Mariolopoulos (1900-1991). The father of modern Climatology in Greece”, published by Mariolopoulos – Kananginis Foundation and ESTIA bookstore (testimonies – biographies), by D. Panagiotopoulos (2019).
  • On June 14-17, 2019 the 2nd International Conference on “Trauma and Crisis” took place at the Mediterranean Palace Hotel. The conference was co-organized by the International Association of Group Psychotherapy and Processes (IAGP) and the Mariolopoulos-Kananginis Foundation for the Environmental Sciences. IAGP is the first force in the field of psychosocial interventions in natural disasters and extreme phenomena, such as earthquakes, tsunamis and floods which result from the effects of climate change. The conference was attended by more than 300 scientists coming from countries that have experienced extreme natural disasters such as Japan, Brazil, Italy and others and the papers presented concerned the phenomena of natural disasters and climate change as well as their impact on society.