PROGRAMME

Programme 

Entrance to the two-day conference is free. It is obligatory to complete the application form.

29.4.2017

  • 10:00 - 10:30
    Arrivals
  • 10:30
    Inauguration
    • Introductory speeches
    • Address by the President of the National Board of SHP Mr. C. Lygeros
    • Speech by H.E. the President of the Hellenic Republic, Mr. Prokopios Pavlopoulos
    • Speech by the Prime Minister’s representative Mr. P. Papageorgiou
    • Message by the Secretary General of the World Organization of the Scout Movement (WOSM) Mr. Ahmad Alhendawi
    • Award ceremonies in the presence of H.E. the President of the Hellenic Republic
    • Award ceremony Messengers of Peace Heroes – Scouts of Lesvos will receive this award
    • Award ceremony Scout of the World to 9 Greek Scouts for their volunteer service
  • 11:30 - 13:30
    POLICY ON VOLUNTEERING
  • 13:30 - 14:00
    Lunch Break
  • 14:00 - 15:30
    RECRUITMENT, ENGAGEMENT AND DEVELOPMENT OF VOLUNTEER SKILLS - QUALITY IN VOLUNTEERING
  • 15:30 - 15:45
    Coffee Break
  • 15:45 - 17:15
    CREATING LASTING PARTNERSHIPS WITH LOCAL AUTHORITIES AND PRIVATE SECTOR
  • 17:30 
    End of 1st day of conference

30.4.2017

  • 10:30
    Arrivals
  • 10:30 - 10:40
    Review of the 1st day of the conference
  • 10:45 - 12:45
    GOOD GOVERNANCE, TRANSPARENCY AND ACCOUNTABILITY -
    EXPLORING THE SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC BENEFITS OF VOLUNTEERING
  • 12:45
    Conference closure by T. Kefalas, Chief Commissioner SOMA HELLINON PROSKOPON Compliments
  • 13:00
    End of conference

Speakers per session

POLICY ON VOLUNTEERING

Keynote speakers

P. Papageorgiou, Secretary General for Lifelong Learning &; New Generation - Ministry of Education

Mr. Pavel Trantina, President of the Section for Employment, Social Affairs and Citizenship in the European Economic and Social Committee

Speaker’s Panel – moderator: M. Psilos (journalist)

  • J. Giannakis – Commissioner for Volunteering and Non Governmental Organizations
  • E. Avlonitou - SYRIZA
  • Κ. Hatzidakis – Vice President, NEW DEMOCRACY
  • T. Darsinos – Member, DIMAR
  • D. Konstantopoulos - PASOK
  • C. Peppas – ANEXARTITI ELLINES
  • V. Leventis – President UNION OF CENTRISTS
  • Charopoulos – TO POTAMI

RECRUITMENT, ENGAGEMENT AND DEVELOPMENT OF VOLUNTEER SKILLS - QUALITY IN VOLUNTEERING

Keynote speakers

T. Kefalas, Chief Commissioner SOMA HELLINON PROSKOPON

Speaker’s Panel – moderator: C. Kalountzoglou (journalist)

  • Dr. V. Meihanetsidis - APOSTOLI
  • Α. Theodoridis - BOROUME
  • D. Kodellas, President - SPECIAL OLYMPICS
  • T. Benos-Palmer, Director, ARCHELON

CREATING LASTING PARTNERSHIPS WITH LOCAL AUTHORITIES AND PRIVATE SECTOR

Keynote speakers

Μ. Alexiou, President CSR HELLAS

G. Patoulis, President CENTRAL UNION OF MUNICIPALITIES (skype connection)

Speaker’s Panel – moderator: S. Balaskas (journalist)

  • Ε. Fagogenis, Member of the National Board – SOMA HELLINIKOU ODIGISMOU
  • G. Kassaras, Member of the Board of Directors MEDECINS DU MONDE
  • E. Stathopoulou, Director of Marketing & Fundraising SOS VILLAGES
  • M. Iliopoulou MUNICIPALITY OF ATHENS

GOOD GOVERNANCE, TRANSPARENCY AND ACCOUNTABILITY - EXPLORING THE SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC BENEFITS OF VOLUNTEERING

Keynote speakers

A. Sotiropoulou, Transparency International Hellas

Speaker’s Panel – moderator: S. Balaskas (journalist)

  • M. Christou, Chief Commissioner CYPRUS SCOUTS
  • S. Petropoulos, Director HIGGS
  • V. Zotos, President BRITISH GRADUATES SOCIETY GREECE
  • Κ. Polychronopoulos SOCIAL KITCHEN
  • I. Benessaiah, PELITI Athens