The second educational Session of the International Olympic Academy for the year 2019 commences on Friday, the 10th of May, with the arrival of the participants in Athens. It is the 15th International Session for Presidents or Directors of National Olympic Academies that will be concluded on the 17th of May 2019, with 130 participants from 86 countries.

Eight eminent lecturers will develop the special subject of the session that is “Peace Education as part of Olympic Education”. The main subject is “Olympic Diplomacy and Peace”.

The opening of the works of the session will be declared on Saturday 11th of May, at the IOA premises in Ancient Olympia, by the IOA President Isidoros Kouvelos.