June, 2021

202110Jun15:0016:30Education as a foundation for Sustainability15:00 - 16:30

Event Details

A High Level Panel Discussion that will tackle the issue of “Education as a foundation for Sustainability”.

When: June 10, 2021 | 15:00 – 16:30 (Greece)

Where: Online event free and open to the public


Organized by:
CSR Hellas

In collaboration with:
University of Crete
Alba Executive Development
ACG Center of Excellence in Sustainability, Office of Public Affairs



About the event

Consisting of two separate panels, this High Level Panel Discussion will tackle the issue of “Education as a foundation for Sustainability”. The first panel will welcome business leaders and academic representatives who will discuss the urgent need for educational institutions to promote sustainability. Guest speakers of the second panel will discuss how professionals from traditional academic backgrounds and sectors have adjusted to the demands of working in the CSR sector as well as exchanging ideas on the educational support that they consider beneficial to professional development in the field.

This discussion is envisioned as the kick-off session to the CSR-School, the Executive Education program on Corporate Sustainability and Responsibility which will take place for the third consecutive year from 15 June to 22 July 2021.


Participants include:

  • Dr. Christos Staikouras, Minister of Finance, MP, Nea Demokratia, Hellenic Republic
  • Mr. Yannis Tsakiris, Deputy Minister of Development & Investments, Hellenic Republic
  • Ms. Maria Alexiou, Chair of BoD, CSR HELLAS, Member BoD, CSR Europe, Senior ESG Advisor, TITAN Cement Company
  • Dr. Kostas Axarloglou, Rector, ALBA Graduate Business School, The American College of Greece
  • Ms. Claudia Carydis, Vice President, Public Affairs, The American College of Greece
  • Dr. Constantine Manasakis, Assistant Professor, University of Crete
  • Representatives from CSR-School sponsor companies Mytilineos, OTE Group, Signify
  • Moderation: Ms. Stavroula Aggelopoulou, Member BoD, CSR HELLAS, Corporate Responsibility Deputy Director, OTE Group

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