The opening ceremony of the 29th International Seminar for Postgraduate Students

The opening ceremony of the 29th International Seminar for Postgraduate Students took place in Olympia on September 10th with the presence of the IOA Dean, Prof. Konstantinos Georgiadis and Professors Reinhard Senff (GER) and Ioannis Xydopoulos (GRE).  After a two-day guided tour at the Acropolis Archaeological Site and Museum, the Panathenaic Stadium, the Zappeion Megaron, Epidaurus and Nemea, the group of 12 students, 6 women and 6 men, from 12 countries, arrived at the IOA premises in Ancient Olympia in order to work together with eminent Professors, from all over the world, specialized on Olympic topics and current sport subjects.

The students will also present their academic papers which will be published in a special edition of the Seminar’s proceedings. On September 25th, the group will leave Olympia and will visit the archeological site of Delphi upon their return to Athens.