MEDITERRANEAN INSTITUTE FOR EDUCATION

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1ST MEDITERRANEAN OPENAIR LIFELONG LEARNING  CONGRESS  “MEDITERRANEAN ASCLEPIA-ENTITIES IN TIME AND IN SPACE ΤΟ INSPIRE ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND WELLBEING ”

5-10 July 2022, Heraklion, Crete, Greece

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. 
MORE ORGANIZATIONAL DETAILS FOR THE CONGRESS

1st Congress Mediterranean Asclepia_ANNOUNCEMENT

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FINAL ANNOUNCEMENT

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

PROGRAM

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 kalathakimaria.edu@gmail.com 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 

FREE AFTERNOON

5th DAY Saturday 9 July 2022

FREE MORNING

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

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ΜΑΡΙΑ ΚΑΛΑΘΑΚΗ, δρ
Συντονίστρια Εκπαιδευτικού Έργου-Φυσικών Επιστημών, ΠΕΚΕΣ Κρήτης, 
Περιφερειακή Διεύθυνση Α/θμιας & Β/θμιας Εκπαίδευσης Κρήτης
MARIA KALATHAKI, Med, Ph.D
Coordinator of Secondary Schools’ Educational Work-Science Disciplines
Regional Administration of School Education of Crete, Greece
Tel: +306946500408, +302810751469