Aikaterini Laskaridis Foundation and Tsinghua University Seminar

“China, Greece and the Eastern Mediterranean”

10 & 11 May 2019

A two-day seminar, taking place at the Aikaterini Laskaridis Foundation on Friday 10 and Saturday 11 May 2019, will bring together scholars from China and Greece in order to present and discuss various aspects of China-Greece relations with special focus on the Eastern Mediterranean.

Among the speakers are (in alphabetical order):

Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos, Professor of International Relations, Department of International, European and Area Studies at Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences, Athens

Meng Hong, Senior Research Fellow, Research Center for German Renmin University of China

Zhao Kejin, Professor, vice dean of the School of Social Sciences Tsinghua University

Panos Laskaridis, President of the Aikaterini Laskaridis Foundation, President European Community Shipowners’ Association

Zhang Lihua, Professor, director of Research Center for China-EU Relations Tsinghua University

Charalambos Papasotiriou, Professor of International Relations and Strategic Studies, Department of International, European and Area Studies at Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences, Athens

Athanasios Platias, Professor of Strategy, Department of International and European Studies at the University of Piraeus

Angelos Syrigos, Associate Professor of International Law and Foreign Policy, Department of International, European and Area Studies at Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences, Athens

Vasileios Trigkas, PH.D. candidate of the Institute of International Relations Tsinghua University

 Younan, Postdoctoral of the Institute of International Relations Tsinghua University

Song Xiaomin, Associate Research Fellow, Institute of European Studies of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences

Liu Zuokui, Senior Research Fellow, Director of the Department of Central and Eastern European Studies, Institute of European Studies, CASS; Director of the Secretariat Office of the “16+1 Think Tanks Network”, CASS

Friday, 10 May 2019: Registration and first session 16:00-20:00

Saturday, 11 May 2019: Second and third sessions 09:00-18:00

A detailed timetable and further details will be announced in due course.