Co-organisers: The Institute of International Economic Relations (IIER), the Hellenic Foundation for European & Foreign Policy (ELIAMEP) and the Embassy of Japan in Greece.

More information: to Ms Evelyn Karakatsani,  [email protected], 210-72.57.124


Greetings by

H.E. Mr. Yasuhiro Shimizu, Ambassador of Japan

Representative of the MFA

Session 1: Japan on the Global Scene

Dr Thanos Dokos, Director General, ELIAMEP

Mr. Plamen Tonchev, Head of Asia Unit, IIER

Mr. George Cunningham, Strategic Advisor, European External Action Service, Brussels


Mrs. Athena Korlira, Editor-in-chief, Int’l News Dept, 98.4 FM Radio Station

Session 2: Greek-Japanese Economic Relations

Mr. Ioannis Goroyas, MEVGAL S.A., Export Manager

Mr. Panagiotis Theocharakis, Vice President & Managing Director, Nissan/Theocharakis I. Nik. S.A.

Mr. Panagiotis Soulis, Technical Superintendent, Tsakos Group

Mr. Seiichi Gyobu, Regional Manager, Nippon Kaiji Kyokai (ClassNK)


Prof. Charalambos Tsardanidis, Director of IIER, University of the Aegean

The invitation and the seminar’s programme are available here.