Participation in Conventions

International activities

Because of the constantly increasing interest in the Greek language, we participate in Conventions and One-day Conferences relevant to the teaching of Greek language both in and outside of Greece.

CONVENTION ONE-DAY CONFERENCE TOPIC ORGANIZER – AUTHORITY PAPER
Athens

9 January 2017

Event: “The potential of Ancient Greek” Organization for the Promotion of Greek Language (ΟΔΕΓ) K. Karkanias “Teaching of Ancient Greek in European countries and relevant educational aids”
Athens

5 October 2016

Conference: “SMILE program – Teaching of Greek as a foreign language” Municipality Papagou – Cholargou and ECO – CONSULTANTS K. Karkanias (introduction) and E. Karka (main speaker): “The song as a supplemental or basic material for the teaching of Greek. Our school’s method “I sing in Greek” for level B1 and B2.
Athens

21 December 2013

Conference: “Do we need Ancient Greek in Greece and in the rest of the world?” Organization for the Promotion of the Greek Language (ΟΔΕΓ) & School of Greek Langiage & Culture “Alexander the Great” K. Karkanias, V.Kavagia “Ancient Greek to foreigners. One of the activities of the School “Alexander the Great”, E. Georgiou: “We teach Ancient Greek to foreigners but also Modern Greek based on Ancient.”
 Athens
21 December 2012
 One-day conferenece: “Teaching Griko to children and adults. The educational material and the detailed syllabus”  Hellenic-British College, Hellenic Langyage School “Alexander the Great” and the Organisation for the Dissemination of the Greek language (ODEG)  V. Kavagia: “Pos matome Griko. Teaching Griko to children and adults. The results of the European Programme: The Detailed Syllabus and the Educational Material”
Athens
04 December 2012
 Seminar for teachers: “Pos matome Griko»”  Hellenic-British College, Hellenic Langyage School “Alexander the Great”  V. Kavagia: “Pos matome Griko. The idea behind this Programme”
Athens
17 December 2011
 One-day conferenece: “Griko: A dialect of Greek origin in Apulia and its Teaching” Hellenic-British College, Hellenic Langyage School “Alexander the Great” and the Organisation for the Dissemination of the Greek language (ODEG)  V. Kavagia: “Pos matome Griko. The idea behind this Programme”
Granada, Spain 10-12 September 2010 4th Conference of the European Company of Greek Modern Studies (ΕΕΝΣ) “The identities in Greek world (from 1204 until today)” European Company of Greek Modern Studies. University of Granada, Center of Byzantine, Modern Greek and Cyprian studies of Granada, Spanish Company of Modern Greek Studies A. Arvaniti: “The literate element in Modern Greek. Application on the teaching of Modern Greek as a second language”.
Athens
20 December 2009
One-day conference «From Ancient to Modern Greek» Greek language School «Alexander the Great»
– Organization for the Dissemination of Greek Language (ODEG)
P. Kotsoni: «A Passage from Ancient to Modern Greek – Presentation of the manual of the Greek Language School Alexander the Great»
Murcia,
Spain 18 December 2009
Conference «The teaching of modern Greek in Europe: current situation and new perspectives» University of Murcia Faculty of Arts V. Kavagia, M. Moshovou: «Immigration and Rembetico. A teaching approach through the educational material Travel to Greece III»
Athens
21 November 2009
One-day conference of the Programme «You Speak Greek Already – A new Educational Material for Beginners» Greek language School «Alexander the Great»
– Organization for the Dissemination of Greek Language (ODEG)
V. Kavagia: «You Speak Greek Already – A new Educational Material for Beginners – Presentation of the Project»M. Moshovou: «A teaching approach of Modern Greek Language through already known (Greek) words»A. Arvanity: «The Influence of Greek Language in English»
Patras
19-21 June 2009
12th International Conference “Immigration, Greek as a second or foreign language and Intercultural Education” University of Patras – Intecultural Educational Center, Department of Primary Education M. Moshovou: “You Speak Greek Already. A new Educational Material.”
Athens
13 December 2008
One-day conference of the Programme “ A Passage from Ancient to Modern Greek – Educational material for teaching Modern Greek to those who know Ancient Greek” Greek language School “Alexander the Great” V. Kavagia: “ A Passage from Ancient to Modern Greek – Presentation of the manual”P. Kotsoni: “A visitor in Acropolis, 3rd century A.D, 21st century A.D.”
Athens

2 September 2008

Conference for the teaching of Ancient Greek in Europe Ministry of National Education and Religion – Committee for the organization of the European Competition of Ancient Greek in Secondary Education
Athens
29 March 2008
One-day conference of the Programme “I sing in Greek – Supplementary material for teaching the Greek language” Greek language School “Alexander the Great” V. Kavagia: “I sing in Greek – Supplementary material in teaching the Greek language – Presentation of the manual”
La Manga, Murcia, Spain 18-20 September 2008 VII Congreso Annual Internacional de la Asociacion Europea de Lenguas para Fines Especificos (AELFE) «Investigacion y ensenanza de lenguas para fines especificos: Nuevos contextos, nuevos retos» Dpto. Filologia Inglesa (Universidad de Murcia) Morales Ortiz, A., Pagán Cánovas, C., Kavagia, V., Martínez Cárceles, V., Sánchez Sánchez, T.University of Murcia (Spain) /British Hellenic College (Athens, Greece)
«A pilot experience in the development of materials for Greek LSP: Dissemination through the Odysseus Project»
Mesologhi
18-20 September 2008
7ο International Conference for the Greek language “Teaching Modern Greek throughout the world. Schools, Methods, Books, Exams” Organisation for the Dissemination of Greek Language (ODEG) P. Kotsoni, J. Navarro Gonzalez (Dr.), Α. Martinez Diez (Dr.): “Teaching Ancient Greek in Europe and elsewhere – The interest of students in Modern Greek – Relevant Educational material”A. Arvaniti: “The role of songs in teaching”
Patras
11-13 July 2008
11TH International Conference “Immigration, Greek as a second or foreign language and Intercultural Education” University of Patras – Intecultural Educational Center, Department of Primary Education V. Kavagia: “I sing in Greek: a new educational supplementary material to teach Greek as a Second or Foreign Language”P. Kotsoni: “A passage from Ancient to Modern Greek – an educational material to teach Modern Greek as a foreign language to those who know Ancient Greek”
Velestino, 21 June 2008 Conference: “Freedom from foreign languages labels.” K. Karkanias “The young people show us the way”.
Patras
06-08 July 2007
10TH International Conference “Immigration, Greek as a second or foreign language and Intercultural Education” University of Patras – Intecultural Educational Center, Department of Primary Education V. Kavagia: “Greek for Professional Use – Business Greek”
Sofia, Bulgaria
21-22 September 2007
Β΄ Conference of Modern Greek philologists in Balkans “Modern Greek in Balkans in the 21st century – Research, Problems in Teaching and prospects” Sofia University “Saint Kliment Ohridski” New Bulgarian University “Kostis Palamas” Bulgarian Cultural Association of Neo-Hellenism V. Kavagia: “Greek for Professional Use – Scientific Greek”
Murcia, Spain

03-04 May 2007

«Seminario sobre Lengua y Literatura Neohelenicas GIORGOS CEOTOKAS Y SU EPOCA (1905 – 1966)» University of Murcia in cooperation with Sociedad Hispanica de Estudios Neogriegos and Centro de Estudios Bizantinos Neogriegos y Chipriotas V. Kavagia: “Presentation of New Manuals for the teaching of Modern Greek”.
Athens

21 January 2007

Conference: “The language of advertising” Organization for the Promotion of Greek Language (ΟΔΕΓ) K. Karkanias: “Corporate advertising and language for the best interest of the advertised companies”.