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  • The 23rd annual scientific conference of the European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (EAERE) took place in Athens, from 28 June to 1 July. The EAERE 2017 conference was organized by the ICRE8 International Centre for Research on the Environment and the Economy, in cooperation with Athens University of Economics and Business, the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, the ATHENA Research and Innovation Center and the Mariolopoulos - Kanaginis Foundation for the Environmental Sciences. More.

  • On 31 May - 2 June 2017 the European Space Sciences Committee (ESSC) coorganised with the MK Foundation its 53rd plenary meeting. The Committee operated through four dedicated panels, in the area of Earth sciences (ESP), astronomy and fundamental physics (AFP), solar system and exploration (SSEP) and life and physical sciences (LPSP).

    Commemorative photo from the 53rd Plenary meeting of the European Space Sciences Committee (ESSC) at the Academy of Athens.

  • In collaboration with the Research Center of Atmospheric Physics and Climatology of the Academy of Athens, the Foundation published the monography by former Minister of the Environment Elias Efthimiopoulos entitled "The Butterfly Dilemma". The author discusses the environmental problems in our planet from the past through the Anthropocene. Book cover.

  • In collaboration with the Research Institute of Byzantine Culture the Foundation cosponsored the proceedings of a conference: "The Byzantium in the Palaeologan era: Eelations between the East and the West and he origin of modern Hellenism". The book was published by Papazeses pub. Co under the coordination of the Editor Professor Georgia Xanthaki - Karamanou. Book cover.

  • On 5 February 2017 the ceremony of the cutting of New Year’s cake took place at the Foundation new offices. Present at the ceremony were the President of the MKF Prof. C. Zerefos, the Vice President C. Liatsos, the Secretary of the board of directors P. Nicolopoulou-Stamati, the Treasurer G. Mariolopoulos and the members of the board of Directors C. Repapis, D. Assimakopoulos, A. Karamanos, N. Christopoulos and V. Tritakis. At the ceremony where also present the Director of the MKF E. Xirotyri, the wives of the board of Directors Mrs K. Assimakopoulou, G. Karamanou, L. Tritaki and Mrs A. Antoniou secretary of the MKF.

    The ceremony of the cutting of the New Year's Cake.


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