Institute for Mediterranean Studies

Diploma di benemerenza

On 4 July 2014, Dr Panayotis Ioannou, Assistant Professor at the University of Crete and Collaborating Researcher at the Institute for Mediterranean Studies in the context of its El Greco Centre, was awarded an honorary diploma of merit (‘diploma di benemerenza’) at the Palazzo Firenze in Rome in recognition of his contribution in the study of Italian art from Renaissance to Baroque.

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International conference «The Economic and Social Development of the Port–Cities of the Western Black Sea Coast, Late 18th – Beginning of the 20th century»

IMS/FORTH is co-organizing the international conference "The Economic and Social Development of the Port-Cities of the Western Black Sea Coast, Late 18th - Beginning of the 20th century" taking place in Constanta Romania on 27 May - June 1, which is being under the framework of the Thales Project "The Black Sea and its port-cities, 18th-20th c. Development, convergence and linkages with the global economy" (A collaboration between the Ionian University and the IMS/FORTH)

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Award "Best Poster Award" at the "RSCY 2014 - Second International Conference on Remote Sensing and Geoinformation of Environment"

Award "Best Poster Award" at the "RSCY 2014 - Second International Conference on Remote Sensing and Geoinformation of Environment"

Congratulations to Dr. Dimitris Alexakis (Postdoc Researcher in the Laboratory of Geophysical Satellite Remote Sensing & Archaeoenvironment - GeoSat ReSeArch of the IMS/FORTH) who was awarded the 'Best Poster Prize' at the RSCy2014 with the poster 'Geodiametris: an integrated geoinformatic approach for monitoring land pollution from the disposal of olive oil mill wastes'. The RSCy2014 'Second International Conference on Remote Sensing and Geoinformation of Environmentʼ was held in Paphos between the 7-10 April 2014. The lab contributed to the conference with three posters and two oral presentations.

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