1ST MEDITERRANEAN OPENAIR LIFELONG LEARNING CONGRESS “MEDITERRANEAN ASCLEPIA-ENTITIES IN TIME AND IN SPACE ΤΟ INSPIRE ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND WELLBEING ”
We invite Lecturers, Exhibitors, Attendees, Sponsors and Donors to deepen in the topics and be networked in a Lifelong Learning Congress to the paths that our ancestors followed, for about a thousand years, coming from different areas of the known Mediterranean world, to find mental and physical healing in the sanctuaries of Asclepius with holistic compositions from Greek and Roman culture.
Due to the sharp increase in coronavirus cases in recent days, the planning of the Conference is changing.
Presentations will take place remotely and visits to the archaeological sites and Museums will be made by individual travel and personal responsibility.
The Lunches and Dinners of the Conference will not take place. Participation in the Sessions is now free, without any fee, according to the Program below
1st DAY Tuesday 5 July 2022
SESSION 1. OPENING OF THE CONGRESS-Registration to the Congress according to the new Program by declaring the interest of participation to the Congress to the following link
Any Questions and Communication to the Email Address firstname.lastname@example.org and Mobile Telephone 00306946500408
2nd DAY Wednesday 6 July 2022
SESSION 2. Ancient Greek Technology
Venue: Palazzo d’ Ittar-Kotsanas Museum of Ancient Greek Technology, Heraklion
Chair: Petrakis Thomas
11.00-12.00 Guided discovery in the Museum of the Ancient Greek Technology ‘Kotsanas’ at Heraklion https://kotsanasmuseum.com/our-museum-in-crete/?lang=en.
12.00 Break time, Treats
12.30 Walk at the historical center of Heraklion
13.30 Street food at the center of Heraklion, the Morosini Fountain (Liontaria) in Meidani square (http://odysseus.culture.gr/h/2/gh251.jsp?obj_id=7229)
SESSION 3. REMOTE PRESENTATIONS
Venue: WEBEX PLATFORM (the URL will be sent to the participants)
Chair: Kalathaki Maria
19.00-22.00 Remote Presentations and Discussion-Round Table on the Ancient Therapies
3rd DAY Thursday 7 July 2022
SESSION 4. EXCURSION TO LEVINA ASCLERIEIO, LENTAS
Venue: South Heraklion prefecture
Chair: Kalathaki Maria
09.30 Departure from Heraklion. Individual transportation
10.30 Visit to the archeological site of Gortyn
12.30 Visit of the ancient Greek Asclepieio Levina in Lentas village, in the south coast of Crete https://wp.me/P9onEH-18 )
14.00-19.00 Free afternoon at the seashore for swimming in the Libyan Sea of Lentas and Diskos
4rth DAY Friday 8 July 2022
SESSION 5. ANCIENT MEDICINE
Venue: Museum of Medicine of the University of Crete
Chair: Martorano Anna Maria
10.00 Departure from Heraklion to visit the Museum of Medicine of the University of Crete. Individual Transportation.
11.00 Visit of the Museum of Medicine of Crete, exploring into the Museum’s Learning Programs (https://museum.med.uoc.gr:8443/index_en.jsp)
SESSION 6. WELLNESS METHODOLOGIES
Venue: Candia Maris Resort & Spa Crete http://www.candiamaris.gr/
Chair: Kornilaki Erika
12.30-14.00 Spa & Thalassotherapy at the Thalasso Aegeo Spa https://spa-about.gr/business/thalasso-by-aegeo-spa/ in Heraklion.
14.30 Light Lunch/picnic at the near seashore https://www.cretelife.gr/en/beaches/heraklion/linoperamata/c1e575a4-0ae1bf41-39fe17c5-5852d4eb
5th DAY Saturday 9 July 2022
SESSION 8. REMOTE PRESENTATIONS
Venue: WEBEX PLATFORM (the URL will be given to the participants)
Chair: Fountoulakis Antonios
19.00 Remote Presentations and Round Table with the subject ‘Exploitation Ways of the message coming from the Ancient Asclepia in Science, Education, Entrepreneurship and Wellbeing’.
Reflections and Evaluation of the Congress, suggestions for the 2nd Mediterranean Congress under the title ‘MEDITERRANEAN ASCLEPIA-ENTITIES IN TIME AND IN SPACE ΤΟ INSPIRE….’
6th DAY Sunday 10 July 2022
SESSION 9. EXCURSION TO THE WEST CRETE
Venue: Chania prefecture
Chair: Kasimati Aikaterini
07.30 Departure from Heraklion for a daily excursion to the south coast of Chania prefecture with a stopover in Vryses Apokoronas
(https://www.cretanbeaches.com/en/cities-and-towns-in-crete/vrysses-apokoronas). Individual transportation
SESSION 10. VISIT OF THE ANCIENT ASKLEPIEION LISOS, SOUGIA
Venue: Sougia and Lissos
Chair: Tziotis Stavros
09.00-11.30 Trip to the village Sougia, in the south coast of Chania prefecture. Walking around.
12.30 Visit to the archeological site of Lisos (https://wp.me/P9onEH-4), approaching by boat. Exploration of the ancient Greek Asclepion Lisos
14.00 Light Lunch/picnic at Lisos place
16.00-19.00 Free afternoon at the seashore of Sougia (https://www.cretanbeaches.com/en/sea-tourism/west-crete-beaches/sougia-beach), swimming in the Libyan Sea.
19.00 Departure to Heraklion. CLOSING OF THE CONGRESS