Opening Ceremony

Thursday 11th December 2014,

National and Kapodistrian University of Athens
(Central Building El Venizelou str. 30 or Panepistimiou str. )

Hour 17:45,
Distribution of folders and Registration fee

Opening Ceremony

Hour 19:00

Welcome Messages By:
Professor Theodore FORTSAKIS, Rector of National and Kapodistrian University of Athens , President of Committee of 20th IASL Congress, Greece
Professor Dimitrios PANAGIOTOPOULOS, University of Athens, President of International Association of Sports Law, and Organizing Committee of 20th IASL Congress, Greece

Opening Messages by:
Professor Michael STATHOPOULOS, (Em.), University of Athens, Greece, f. Minister of Judge and 1st President of IASL (1992-1993)
Professor Dionisia KALLINIKOY, Dean of the Law Faculty, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece
Professor Nikolaos GELADAS, Dean of the Sports and Physical Education Faculty, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece
Professor James NAFZIGER,Willamette University, Honorary President of IASL, USA
Mr. Georgios KAMINIS, Mayor of Municipality of Athens
Mr. Vassilis ALEXANDRIS, President of Athens Bar Association, Greece
 
Announcement of the formal attendees
                             .....
Greetings on behalf of the Participants by:
Professor Huiying XIANGShanghai University of Political Science and Law University, Secretary General of Sports Law Center, China

Commencement of the 20th IASL Congress activities by:
Mr. Ioannis ANDRIANOS, Deputy Mister of Culture and Sport, Greece

Keynote Speaker
Professor Andreas DIMITROPOULOS, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Law School, Greece

Award of
Απόλλων Νόμιος (Apollo Nomios) to:
Professor Victor V. BLAZHEEV, Rector of Kutafin Moscow State University, Russia
Award , by the President of IASL
Professor Dimitrios PANAGIOTOPOULOS

Represented by
Dr. Olga SHEVCHENKO, Lawyer, Asst. Professor at the Kutafin Moscow State Law Law University, Russia

Honorary Plaque awarded on behalf of EKEAD to:
Mr. Spyridon CHEIMARAS, President of Legislative Committee of Greek Ministry of Culture and Sport,
by the President of Hellenic Sporting Spirit Committee
Mr. Georgios LENOS

Presentation of the opening Ceremony by Aikaterini Karachaliou

Time Interval
, 20:45-21:20

           Program
                A'
Piano by: Maria-Ioanna Anastasiou
1. Gnossienne No 1 Erik Satie
2. Nocturne No 21 (posthumous) in C sharp minor Frédéric Chopin
4. Waltz No 16 (posthumous) in E minor Frédéric Chopin
               B'
Piano by: Andreas Boutsikakis
Sings: Halina Hart
1.Όμορφη Πόλη (Omorfi Poli Music:Mikis Theodorakis Lyrics: Yiannis Theodorakis)
2.Улетай на крыльях ветра (Uletai Na Kryliah Vetra)
3. Η πιο όμορφη θάλασσα ( Music:Thanos Mikroutsikos Lyrics: Nazim Hikmet)

Closing

Formal Reception
in the Hall of Kostis Palamas, hour 21:30.