Athena Athanasiou is Associate Professor of Social Anthropology at Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences. She has authored the books: Life at the Limit: Essays on Gender, Body and Biopolitics (Athens, 2007); Crisis as a State of Except…

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The annual Documentary Festival of Thessaloniki, the biggest of its kind in Greece, is back again with documentary films from around the world, tributes, surprises, as well as a selection of parallel events – open discussions, masterclasses, an…

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The EuroMemorandum 2016, ("Addressing Europe's Multiple Crises: An agenda for economic transformation, solidarity and democracy") published in February 20016 - drawing on discussions and papers presented at the 21st Workshop on Alternative Economic P…

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In this week's Culture Agenda: "In-Edit" International Music Documentary Film Festival, Athens International Print Festival, 5th African Film Week at the Greek Film Archive, "SURPISE 7" charity exhibtion and Shakespeare’s Globe production of "H…

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The MIT Enterprise Forum (MITEF) Greece Startup Competition, a technology accelerating competition in which Greek startups compete for prizes, is organized for the second year by Enterprise Forum Greece, with the vision to build a better world by acc…

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Enhancing the position of women in research and innovation was defined as a priority in EU policies during the 1990s. On this basis, the EU has developed policies to encourage women to engage in science and technology education, promoting the equal p…

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Over 12,000 refugees and migrants have been trapped in Greece since the beginning of the week, whilst Athens is taking diplomatic action to counter the border restrictions to its north that are causing the buildup. The Greek Ministry of Foreign Affai…

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The Internet revolution on the 21st century is not just a technological revolution but  constitutes a decisive step towards bringing the physical and digital world even closer. Lately, everybody is talking about “The Internet of Things&rdq…

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A French team of mining archaeologists conducting a subterranean investigation of a 5,000-year-old silver mine at the foot of the Mycenaean Acropolis of Thorikos, in Attica, Greece, have recently discovered a mining complex of ine…

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A new Centre for Economic Policy Research / VoxEU eBook How to fix Europe’s monetary union: Views of leading economists by Richard Baldwin & Francesco Giavazzi, argues that fixing the Eurozone is a job half done. The ECB’s resolve and…

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