NTUA Professor Y. Caloghirou was an invited speaker in the context of the event ΠΡΩ.ΠΑΙΔΕΙ.Α, specifically at a seminar entitled: “Universities, Research, Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Development”. His presentation was entitled ” Innovating through research and venturing through innovation: The growth challenge of the Greek universities and engineering schools”.
In particular, the conference was launched on Tuesday 23 May at 14:00. From 14:00 to 14:50, the first subject: University – Research: Issues of Institutional Problems and Academic Quality, was discussed by Papathathiou Marni and the speakers Katsikas Socrates, Fortsakis Theodoros and Thomadakis Stavros.
At 14:50 – 16:30, the second thematic section was analyzed: University-Research: Innovation – Entrepreneurship – Development by Tsakloglou Panos, Kalogirou Yannis, Roggenkamp Alexander, Dradakis Nikos, Doxiadis Aristos, Chatzidaki Kosti and Maniatis Giannis with Kavasalis Petros .
At 16:40 the third section began: The Positions of the Parties with former Prime Minister Simitis Konstantinos. The coordinator of the discussion was Papastathis Argyris and the speakers were Kerameos Niki, Tolkas Angelos, Mavrotas Giorgos, Megalomikonomou Theodora, Diamantopoulou Anna and a representative of the Ministry of Education.
Finally, a roundtable discussion was held on the fourth thematic section on 18:30 – 19:50: Connecting University, EC & Business to Greece: Present and Future. The coordinator of the discussion was Mandravelis Paschos and the speakers were Stournaras Ioannis, Kyriazis Haris, Paizis Nikos, Gravanis Achilleas, Kalousis Evangelos, Dukides Georgios and Kaltsas Kostas.
You can find Mr. Kalogirou’s full presentation here (pdf file).