10.00
Session 5: RESEARCH & TECHNOLOGY

Pushing the frontiers of applied knowledge. What are the critical factors for broadening its base in Greece and lessons from the UK.

Keynote Speaker:   Professor Ian Goldin, Founding Director, Oxford Martin Programme on Technological & Economic Change 

Moderator: Daniel Korski, Co-Founder, PUBLIC

Panelists:

·      Stavros Messinis, Co-Founder, The Cube

·      George Nounesis, Chairman, Demokritos 

11.30
Coffee break
12.00
Session 6: PHILANTHROPY

Importance to society, role of diaspora and sharing best practice across countries.

Keynote Speaker: Thodoris Georgakopoulos, Editorial Director, diaNEOsis

Moderator: Yannis Palaiologos, Kathimerini 

Panelists:

·      Marianna Latsis, Philanthropist

·      Theophilos Priovolos, Global Citizen Foundation 

13.30
LUNCH & CLOSING KEYNOTE SPEECH: THE ECONOMIC ROLE OF DIASPORA

·      Manolis Pratsinakis, Onassis Research Fellow, SEESOX;  Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Oxford

·      Stathis Kalyvas, Gladstone Professor of Government, Department Politics & Int. Relations, University of Oxford