Athens lecture cycle

Starting from Tuesday, January 10, 2017, 19:00, and every Tuesday of January, the National Hellenic Research Foundation organizes a series of lectures for the public titled "Science & Religion: A complicated relationship". The lecture series is organized within the framework of the project "Science & Orthodoxy around the World", of the Institute of Historical Research.

Program:

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

*Vassileios Konstantoudis, Researcher, Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, "Democritos" Center for Scientific Research

The mediation of art in the dialog between science and religion

*George Vlahakis, Asst Professor, Hellenic Open University 

"With pipes and elements thou shall not find the truth"; Religion and science in Greek poetry

               

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

*Marios Begzos, Former Dean of the School of Theology, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

The acceptance of Evolution Theory by modern Greek theology

Stavros Yangazoglou, Chief Advisor, Hellenic Ministry of Education, Research and Religion

Science and Religion in Modern Greek education. Reassessing a barren competition in the light of Orthodox theology

Gianna Katsiampoura, Research Associate, Institute of Historical Research, National Hellenic Research Foundation

Science, Education and the Church in modern Greece

               

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Evangelos Goggolidis, Research Professor,  Ερευνών, Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, "Democritos" Center for Scientific Research

Micro- and nano-technology in our life: Reflections and perspectives

Konstantinos Krimbas, Member of the Academy of Athens, Professor Emer. of the University of Athens

The propagation of Darwinism in Greece: Uptake and controversies

Efthymios Nicolaidis, Research Professor, Institute of Historical Research, National Hellenic Research Foundation

Church and Materialism in Greece during the first half of the 20th century


All lectures will take place at the "Leonidas Zervas" auditorium of the National Hellenic Research Foundation at 7:00 PM.

The event is open to the public. Free admission.

 

 
 
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