Past Events

4th Annual John & Mary Pappajohn Business Plan Awards

Winners and finalists at the Awards Ceremony of the 4th Annual «John and Mary Pappajohn Business Plan Competition».

On Tuesday, June 6, 2017, the ACT- American College of Thessaloniki hosted the Awards Ceremony for the winners of the 4th Annual «John and Mary Pappajohn Business Plan Competition».  Organized by Anatolia School of Business of ACT, this year's competition saw 100 applicants from which the five winning teams were chosen. Each team received an award of 4,000 euros to help it further develop its business concepts.
 
The winning teams are:
 

AMICAL Conference at ACT

The Bissell Library proudly hosted the annual AMICAL (American International Consortium of Academic Libraries) conference 2017 at the Bissell Library, this year from 17-20 May with the theme: Centering on learning: Partnerships and professional development among librarians, faculty and technologists. 141 delegates from American University Libraries outside the US came from 20 counties.
 
The two outstanding invited speakers were:
 

ACT welcomes professor Carlene Hempel and Journalism students from Northeastern University

ACT welcomes Northeastern University professor Carlene Hempel and 18 Journalism students from the Northeastern College of Arts, Media and Design (CAMD). As part of their program “Dialogue in Civilizations”, the group will spend 3 weeks in Thessaloniki and 2 weeks in Athens reporting on crisis, culture and community in Greece.
 

Dukakis Center co-hosts book presentation on Syrian refugees in Greece

On April 3 the Dukakis Center and Exostis Free Press co-hosted at WE a presentation of The Itinerary: Tracing the Refugee Routes, a new book by renowned photojournalist Dimitris Bouras and friends documenting the plight of Syrian refugees in Greece.
 

Culture and Tourism for economic growth and tackling the crisis

Friday, March 31,10:00-14:30

Bissell Library, Anatolia College of Thessaloniki
How can we combine tradition and cultural heritage with new technologies and innovation, and in the meantime keep authenticity intact?

What is the role of culture and tourism in respect to social needs? How we can leverage innovation and alternative courses of action?

 

How important is collaboration, networking, and local support groups, in terms of extroversion and openness at a national and international level?

 

ACT Career Week 2017

In the first week of March, 2017, the Career Office of the American College of Thessaloniki organized the 2nd Career Week, hosting 36 events in 4 days and attracting 570 attendees.
 
During the career week students and alumni had the opportunity to attend workshops, discuss with field experts and join company presentations and interviews. The first results for the students were imminent, as within the next week we had the first job offers!
 

Israeli-Greek Cooperation in the New East Mediterranean

a lecture by Professor Aristotle Tziampiris
 
On Wednesday March 15th, 2017, from 10:30 to 12 noon, Dr. Aristotle Tziampiris, Professor and Chair at the Department of International and European Studies, University of Piraeus and an Anatolia College alumnus (Class of 1988) presented at the ACT Audio-Visual Room a lecture titled: “Israeli-Greek Cooperation in the New East Mediterranean”.  
 

How do senses and emotions influence investment decisions

Theo Lizardos, Chief Sales support 3K, Investment Partners, George Anastasiadis, Instructor, Anatolia School of Business, ACT, Eleni Tsiana, Unit manager, NN Hellas, Dr. Nikos Hourvouliades, Chair, Anatolia School of Business.

The Anatolia School of Business at ACT joined forces with NN and 3K Investment Partners in order to organize a unique event on Behavioral Finance, which combined the experience of all partners.
 

MITEF Greece Startup Competition 2017 in Thessaloniki

The participation and the great interest (more than 130 participants) featured the opening of the MITEF Greece Startup Competition 2017 in Thessaloniki held at the Bissell Library of the American College of Thessaloniki, on December 5, 2016.  The event was co-organized by MITEF Greece, Anatolia School of Business and Venture GardenDr.Panos Vlahos, President of Anatolia College, made the opening speech emphasizing on the

ACT Drama Club performing “The Happy prince”

On December 2, 2016, the ACT Drama Club presented Oscar Wilde’s “The Happy Prince” at Raphael Hall. It was the first performance of the newly-established ACT Drama Club, initiated by a small group of very enthusiastic first-year students who joined their talents and love of theater to make this happen.
 

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