Social Program


Several activities are scheduled during the Conference for all the participants and the registered accompanying persons. Please visit this page for getting updated information on the program.


Confirmed activities so far.


Reception cocktail  :     Sunday, July 1, 2007.  A reception cocktail for the participants and the accompanying persons will be held at the Conference site (FORTH) on Sunday, July 1st on 19:30 following the pre-registration procedure which will start at 18:00. Transportation to and from FORTH will be available by shuttle bus.


Concert :                      Monday, July 2, 2007. The Concert will be held at the small open-air municipal theater situated at the walls surrounding the old town of Heraklion. Free tickets will be available for all registered participants and the registered accompanying persons. If you need additional tickets please contact the Conference secretariat before Thursday 28 June. The Concert program includes the "Messe Solennele St Cecilia" by Charles Gounod and two parts from the "Axion Esti" by Mikis Theodorakis. For full details of the program please click here



Banquet :                    Tuesday, July 3, 2007. The banquet will be held at the village of Archanes, 15 km south from Heraklion. The banquet is complementary for all registered participants (excluding students) and registered accompanying persons. Additional banquet tickets (at the price of 40 EUROS) will be available at the Conference registration site on Sunday, July 1st  and Monday July 2nd. Transportation will be provided from downtown Heraklion to the banquet site and return.


     Typical House at the village of Archanes



Excursion :                   Wednesday, July 4, 2007. Town of Rethymnon, 70 km west of Heraklion,  The excursion is complementary for all registered participants and registered accompanying persons. For details of this excursion, please click here









To participate in the additional excursions please contact the KATREA TRAVEL booth at the Conference Registration Area.  However, pre-registration to these excursions is highly recommended. Please contact the Conference Secretariat for pre-registering to any of these events. To get the details on these excursions, please click the location of the excursion below.





Tuesday, July 3, 2007     (Half day)         Price 43 EUROS


Cret@quarium and Plateau of Lasithi.





Thursday, July 5, 2007    (Full day)        Price 43 EUROS


Spinaloga - Agios Nikolaos - Kritsa






Friday, July 6, 2007         (Full day)       Price 42 EUROS


Phaistos and Matala




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