Directors of NOA - Program and streaming

Directors of NOA 2019
Main subject:      “Olympic Diplomacy and Peace”.
Special subject:  “Peace Education as part of Olympic Education”.
Note: Any change in the programme will be announced in due time.

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When Time Where What View
FRIDAY        
10-05-2019   Athens Arrival of the lecturers and participants in Athens.
 
Accommodation at the Hotel NOVOTEL ATHENES – 4, Michail Voda, 104 39 Athens (Tel.: +30 210 8200700, Fax: +30 210 8200777, E-mail: H0866@accor.com).
 
SATURDAY        
11-05-2019 08:30 Athens Departure  for Ancient Olympia.

Arrival at Ancient Olympia at 13.00 hrs approximately.

Accommodation at the International Olympic Academy.
 
11-05-2019 14:00 Olympia Lunch  
11-05-2019 16:30 Main Lecture Hall Opening Ceremony of the works of the 15th International Session for Presidents or Directors of National Olympic Academies.
  Olympic Anthem.
 
Presentation of the lecturers and the participants.
 
Address by Mr Isidoros KOUVELOS, President of the International Olympic Academy, Member of the Hellenic Olympic Committee,
President of the Hellenic Equestrian Federation, Member of the IOC Commission for Olympic Education, Member of the Board of the International Olympic Truce Foundation.
 
11-05-2019 17:30 Main Lecture Hall Awarding of “Vikelas” Plaque to Prof. Christina Koulouri by the International Society of Olympic Historians.
  Lecture by Prof. Christina KOULOURI (GRE), Professor in Modern and Contemporary History, Head of Department of Political Science and History, Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences, on the subject: “Olympism and Peace Education: A Historical Analysis”.
 
11-05-2019 18:00 Main Lecture Hall Discussion with the lecturer.  
11-05-2019 18:30 Main Lecture Hall Lecture by Mr Stelios AGGELOUDIS (GRE), Lawyer, 1st Vice- President of the National Olympic Committee of Greece, Founder and President of the Olympic Museum of Thessaloniki, on the subject: “Olympic Diplomacy and Peace”.  
11-05-2019 19:00 Main Lecture
Hall
Discussion with the lecturer  
11-05-2019 19:30 I.O.A Laying of wreaths at the stele of Pierre de COUBERTIN, renovator of the Olympic Games, and at the commemorative monument of John KETSEAS and Carl DIEM, pioneers of the International Olympic Academy.  
SUNDAY        
12-05-2019 08:30 Archaeological site Guided visit to the archaeological site and the Museum of Ancient Olympia.  
12-05-2019 16:30 Main Lecture Hall Lecture by Prof. Thierry ZINTZ (BEL), Honorary Dean, Faculty of Sport Sciences, Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation, Olympic Chair Henri de Baillet Latour & Jacques Rogge in Management of Sports Organizations Holder, Universitè catholique de Louvain, on the subject: “Sport as an Influential Instrument for Understanding and Intercultural Dialogue”.  
12-05-2019 17:00 Main Lecture Hall Discussion with the lecturer.  
12-05-2019 17:30 Main Lecture Hall Lecture by Dr Saša CERAJ (CRO), Director of the National Olympic Academy of Croatia, Executive Board Member of the European Olympic Academies, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Zagreb, on the subject:
“Building Bridges, not Walls: The Uniting Role of Sports among People and Countries”.
 
12-05-2019 18:00 Main Lecture Hall Discussion with the lecturer.  
12-05-2019 18:30 I.O.A Group Discussion (1).  
12-05-2019 21:00 Old Lecture Hall Film Projection.  
MONDAY        
13-05-2019 08:30 Main Lecture Hall Lecture by Dr Sock Miang TEO-KOH (SGP), Principal of the National Olympic Academy of Singapore, Associate Professor, Department of Physical Education & Sports Science, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, on the subject: “Peace Education as part of Olympic Education: Practical Examples”.  
13-05-2019 09:00 Main Lecture Hall Discussion with the lecturer.  
13-05-2019 09:30 Main Lecture Hall Lecture by Dr Constantinos FILIS (GRE), Research Director, Institute of International Relations, Director of the International Olympic Truce Centre, Member of the Greek-Turkish Forum, Energy and Geoeconomics Advisor to the Hellenic Entrepreneurs Association and Former SAM St. Antony’s College, Oxford University, on the subject: “The Idea of Truce”.  
13-05-2019 10:00 Main Lecture Hall Discussion with the lecturer.  
13-05-2019 11:00 I.O.A Group Discussion (2)  
13-05-2019 16:30 Main Lecture Hall Short Presentations by the National Olympic Academies (1).  
13-05-2019 18:00 I.O.A Group Discussion (3).  
13-05-2019 21:00 Old Lecture Hall Film Projection  
TUESDAY        
14-05-2019 08:30 Main Lecture Hall Lecture by Dr Arnaud RICHARD (FRA), Associate Professor, University Paul-Valery Montpellier 3, President of the National Olympic Academy of France, Vice-President of the French University Sport Federation, Gender Equality Committee member of the International University Sport Federation, on the subject: “Sport Diplomacy and Nationality in the Media”.  
14-05-2019 09:00 Main Lecture Hall Discussion with the lecturer.  
14-05-2019 09:30 Main Lecture Hall Lecture by Mr Nils HOLMEGAARD (IOC), Project Manager for the programmes of Promotion of Olympic Values, IOC Olympic Solidarity, on the subject: “How can NOCs translate the Olympic Values into action in the 21st century”.  
14-05-2019 10:00 Main Lecture Hall Discussion with the lecturer.  
14-05-2019 11.00 I.O.A Group discussion (4).  
14-05-2019 14:00 I.O.A Final elaboration of the conclusions from the discussion groups  
14-05-2019 16:00 I.O.A Submission of the final text to the IOA Office.  
14-05-2019 16:30 Main Lecture Hall Short Presentations by the National Olympic Academies (2).  
WEDNESDAY        
15-05-2019 10:00 Main Lecture Hall Presentation of the conclusions deriving from the discussion groups.  
15-05-2019   Main Lecture Hall Closing Ceremony of the works of the 14th Joint International Session for Presidents or Directors of National Olympic Academies and Officials of National Olympic Committees.

Presentation of participation diplomas.

Address on behalf of the participants.

Address on behalf of the lectures.

Address by Mr Isidoros KOUVELOS,  President of the International Olympic Academy.

Olympic Anthem.

Evening free.
 
THURSDAY      
16-05-2019 08:30   Departure for Athens

Accommodation at PRESIDENT Hotel – Kifisias 43, 115 23, Athens (Tel.: +30 210 6989000, Fax: (+30) 210 6924900, E-mail: president@president.gr).
 
FRIDAY        
17-05-2019     Departure of the lecturers and the participants from Athens.