ATTENTION: Due to absence on leave, office hours will not apply during the spring semester 2017-2018. The compulsory course "Mass Communication and the Arts" is taught by Mrs. S. Lavva.

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Some papers may be accessed from the Publications webpage.

  1. (Un)Making Europe: Capitalism, Solidarities, Subjectivities. 13th Conference of the European Sociological Association. Athens, August 29 - September 1, 2017. Organization: ESA, Hellenic Sociological Society, Panteion University, Harokopio University (more...).

  2. The Industrialization of Creativity and its Limits: Value, Self-expression and the Economy of Culture in Times of Crisis. International conference. St. Petersburg, June 23-24, 2017. Organization: National Research University Higher School of Economics, St. Petersburg Branch and Faculty of Communication, Media and Design, Moscow (more...).

  3. Cultural and Creative Industries: New Trends and Developments in Research and Policies. Conference. Athens, March 3-4, 2017. Organization: School of Spatial Planning and Development of the Aristotle University, Regional Development Institute of Panteion University (more...).

  4. 15th International Conference on Motivation. Thessaloniki, August 24-27, 2016. Organization: School of Psychology (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki), EARLI SIG8: Motivation & Emotion (more...).

  5. Creative and Cultural Economy: Spatial Development Policies. Conference. Thessaloniki, December 11-12, 2015. Organization: School of Spatial Planning and Development of the Aristotle University, Regional Development Institute of Panteion University (more...).

  6. The Inclusive Museum: Broadening the Role of Museums and Cultural Institutions in Society. International conference. Thessaloniki (Greece), November 27, 2015. Organization: U.S. Embassy, British Council, Thessaloniki Concert Hall, State Museum of Contemporary Art (more...).

  7. Creative Economy and the Developments in Greece. Conference. Athens (Greece), December 12, 2014. Organization: Regional Development Institute, Panteion University (more...).

  8. Art and Law. Conference. Thessaloniki (Greece), December 4, 2014. Organization: Goethe - Institut, I.R.E.N.E. - Institut de Recherches et d'Etudes Notariales Européen, Institut Français de Thessalonique (more...).

  9. Research in the Sociology of Education. Present and Prospects. Conference. Ioannina (Greece), October 16-17, 2014. Organization: Department of Pre-School Education (University of Ioannina), Hellenic Sociological Society (more...).

  10. Technoculture and Cultural Industries (Invited speaker). Arta (Greece), November 30, 2013. Organizer: Department of Traditional Music, Faculty of Music Technology, Technological Educational Institute of Epirus with the support of the Chamber of Arta (more...).

  11. Quality Assurance and Quality Management: Governance and Good Practices. Conference. Thessaloniki (Greece), September 20-21, 2012. Organization: Quality Assurance Unit (MODIP) of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, under the auspices of the Hellenic Quality Assurance and Accreditation Agency (H.Q.A.A.) (more...).

  12. Music Information and Society (Invited speaker). International conference. Athens (Greece), June 22, 2012. Organization: Institute for Research on Music & Acoustics, International Association of Music Information Centres (IAMIC), Department of Communication, Media and Culture - Panteion University of Athens (more...).

  13. 10th World Media Economics & Management Conference 2012. International conference. Thessaloniki (Greece), May 23-27, 2012. Organization: School of Journalism & Mass Media Studies (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki), Faculty of Law, Economic and Political Sciences (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki), Department of Marketing & Communication (Athens University of Economics and Business) (more...).

  14. Radio Evolution. ECREA Radio Section 2011 conference. International conference. Braga (Portugal), September 14-16. Organizers: ECREA Radio Research Section, Centro de Estudos de Comunicação e Sociedade (CECS) - Universidade do Minho (more..., Abstract Book, Detailed Programme).

  15. Quelles formes de valorisation pour la musique aujourd'hui? (Invited speaker) Maison des Sciences de l'Homme Paris Nord. Study day. Paris, January 18, 2010. Organizers: Université Paris 8 (Vincennes-Saint-Denis), Université Bordeaux 3, Université Stendhal, Grenoble 3 and Université de Poitier (programme in pdf format, more...).

  16. Radio Content in the Digital Age. ECREA Radio Research Section. International conference. Limassol, October 14-16, 2009. Organizers: ECREA Radio Research Section, Cyprus University of Technology (more...).

  17. 9th European Sociological Association Conference: European Society or European Societies? Research Network for the Sociology of the Arts (RN2). International conference. Lisboa, September 2-5, 2009. Organizers: ISCTE - Instituto Superior de Ciências do Trabalho e da Empresa, European Sociological Association (more...).

  18. The Music Professional in the Digital Environment (Invited speaker). Athens, December 19-20, 2008. Organizers: Institute for Research on Music and Acoustics (IEMA) in cooperation with the Department of Communication, Media and Culture - Panteion University of Athens, within the framework of the EU DMET project (more...).

  19. 2nd European Communication Conference. International conference. Barcelona, November 25-28, 2008. Organizer: European Communication Research and Education Association (more...).

  20. Arts, Culture and Public Sphere. Expressive and Instrumental Values in Economic and Sociological Perspectives. International conference. Venice, November 4-8, 2008. Organizers: European Sociological Association (ESA) - Research Network for the Sociology of the Arts (RN2), Research Network for the Sociology of Culture (RN7), University IUAV of Venice (more...).

  21. Music and Politics. Local conference. Athens, November 26, 2007. Organizers: Faculty of Music Studies and Faculty of Communication and the Media Studies of the Athens University.

  22. The Music Industry in Greece: Aspects, Perspectives, and Challenges in the 21st Century. Local conference. Athens, November 2, 2007. Organizers: Research Network for the Music Industry, Department of Communication, Media, and Culture (Panteion University), School of Journalism and Mass Media Studies of the Aristotle University (more...).

  23. New Frontiers in Arts Sociology: Creativity, Support and Sustainability. International conference. Lüneburg and Hamburg, March 28 - April 1, 2007. Organizer: European Sociological Association (ESA) - Research Network for the Sociology of the Arts (RN2) (more...).

  24. Culture of the Media / Culture in the Media. Local conference. Thessaloniki, November 3-5, 2006. Organizer: School of Journalism & Mass Media Studies (more...).

  25. The Impact of Internet on the Mass Media in Europe. International conference. Delphi, April 26-28, 2006. Organizers: European Action COST (Action A20), Panteion University (more...).

  26. Image and Discourse in the Media. Local conference. Thessaloniki, November 4, 2005. Organizer: School of Journalism and Mass Media Studies (more...).

  27. New Directions in European Media. International conference. Thessaloniki, November 5-7, 2004. Organizers: School of Journalism and Mass Media Studies, European Sociological Association - Media Research Network (more...).

  28. Digital Radio Cultures in Europe. International seminar of the European research network with the same name. Egham (London), June 18-20, 2004 (more...).

  29. Societies in Crisis and Search of Meaning. 4th International Congress of Clinical Sociology and Clinical Social Psychology. Athens-Spetses, May 28 - June 1, 2003. Organizers: Department of Media and Communication (University of Athens), Laboratoire de Changement Social, Université de Paris VII - Tolbiac, C.I.R.F.I.P. (Centre International pour la Recherche, la Formation et l'Intervention Psychosociologiques), Association Internationale des Sociologues de Langue Française (Comité 19 - Sociologie Clinique), International Sociological Association (Research Committee 46 - Clinical Sociology), The Hellenic Society of Clinical Social Research, The Hellenic Psychological Society (more...).

  30. Altérité et Société. International conference. Athens, May 7-9, 2003. Organizers: Association Internationale des Sociologues de Langue Française (AISLF), University of Athens, National Centre for Social Research, Institut Français d'Athènes, and Hellenic Sociological Association.

  31. The Studies in Musicology and Music in Higher Education: Academic Structure and Policy for the Univerity. Local conference. Athens, March 18, 2003. Organizer: journal Musicology.

  32. Sociology: A Lesson on Freedom. 2nd International Congress of Sociology held in Greece. Organizers: Faculty of Law, Economic and Political Sciences (Aristotle University), Social Policy Committee (Aristotle University), National Centre for Social Research, Hellenic Sociological Association (Thessaloniki Branch). Under the auspices of the Ministry of Macedonia & Thrace, the Municipality of Thessaloniki and the UNESCO Centre for the Balkan Countries, and in cooperation with the International Sociological Association (Research Committee 26). Thessaloniki, November 8-10, 2002.

  33. 17th Congress of the International Musicological Society. Leuven (Belgium), August 1-7, 2002.

  34. Music Education and Training (Social Reality and Cultural Perspectives). Local conference. Organizers: Cultural Organization of the City of Veria and City Conservatory of Veria. Veria, June 1-2, 2002.

  35. Discussing Globalization. Local conference. Organizer: Department of Economics (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki). Thessaloniki, March 4, 2002.

  36. The Value of Music Today. Music Between Humanism and Commercialization. International conference. Organizers: journal Mysicology (ISSN 1012-0203) and the Goethe Institute. Athens, February 25-27, 2002.

  37. Thessaloniki and Plovdiv in Parallel Routes. History, Art, Society (18th-20th Century). International conference (implementation of INTERREG II Community Initiative, measure 4.1.). Organizer: Northern Greece Entrepreneurs Cultural Society. Organizing Committee: Ch. Papastathis (Aristotle University), Th. Ikonomu (Aristotle University), Krassimir Linkov (City Art Gallery of Plovdiv), Nedyalka Petrova (Plovdiv State Archive), Alexander Pizhev (Archeological Museum of Plovdiv). Thessaloniki, December 2000.

  38. Informatics and Internet. Implementation and Applications for Regional Development. Local conference. Organizers: Prefecture of Kefalonia and Ithaka, Development Company of Kefalonia and Ithaka S.A. Organizing Committee: P. Spyrakis (University of Patras), S. Katsikas (University of the Aegean), D. Fotiadis (University of Ioannina), M. Boudouridis (University of Patras), G. Kremmydas (University of Leeds). Argostoli, September 11-12, 1999.

  39. Power - Violence - Pain. International Congress of Clinical Sociology and Clinical Social Psychology. Spetses, May 13-16, 1999. Organizers: Department of Media and Communication (University of Athens), The Hellenic Psychological Society, International Sociological Association, Association Internationale des Sociologues de Langue Française. Supported by the Ministries of Education and Culture.

  40. Partners, Opponents, but not Enemies. International Conference on Philosophy. Varna, May 14-21, 1989. Organization: Bulgarian Philosophical Association, Institute of Philosophical Sciences.

  41. Bibliologie, Développement, Société. International Conference on Bibliology. Sofia, October 4-7, 1988. Organization: Académie Bulgare des Sciences, Association Internationale de Bibliologie, Union des Travailleurs Scientifique de Bulgarie.




Without a paper

  1. Local conference The Olympic Games 'Athens 2004' and the International Media, Thessaloniki, May 7-8, 2004. Organizers: School of Journalism & Mass Media Studies of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki in cooperation with the European Parliament Information Office and the Macedonian Press Agency (more...).

  2. International Conference From Unemployment to Neo-Nazism? Life Conditions and Systems of Orientation of the Youth in Europe, Thessaloniki, October 17-18, 1998. Organizer: The 'Nicos Poulantzas' Institute.

  3. International Congress of Sociology Cultural Identities, Cultural Coexistence: Thessaloniki as Multicultural Crossroads, Thessaloniki, October 1-3, 1997. Organizers: University of Macedonia, National Centre for Social Research, Association Internationale des Sociologues de Langue Française, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Ministry of Culture, Ministry of Macedonia & Thrace.