International Days 2017 

In striving to create a better world, policymakers, educators and academics are charged with the responsibility not only to ensure that higher education courses provide sufficient and high quality knowledge but also that students are informed about and involved in current issues concerning society.

It is great pleasure that we announce a three days international Meeting under the title “International Days for Higher Education, Cosmopolitanism and Solidarity”.

Your participation and expertise are most welcome and much appreciated.

There will be a three days programme beginning on Monday, 27th March 2017.

The Meeting is organized in the context of the Erasmus+ activities and International Days.
Attendance at the Meeting is limited to approximately 25 Fellows, with a priority list.

Venue: The Meeting will take place at the Technological Educational Institute of Athens, Greece.
Address: Ag. Spiridonos, 122 43, Egaleo, TEI Athens.
More information about the Meeting venue, location, please visit:

: Participation is open to those who have a professional interest in the issues of Meeting and may include members of authorities responsible for education at national, regional or local levels, policy makers, advisors of education policy, and researchers. It is noted that up to two members from each Institute can register.

The expenses can be paid by the Organization of Mobility of your Institute.
For the participants from third countries the expenses will be paid by the Organisation of Mobility of the Programm.

Those who are interested in presenting a 15- minute  paper on one of the topics must give notice in the application form here.

Deadline for submission: Friday, 17 Februar 2017.

Working language: The working language for the meeting is English and Greek (with interpretation available).

: The first Meeting is going to be held by the Technological Educational Institute of Athens on such topics. It is open to all members and no fees will be required. You are encouraged to apply early. To apply, please visit the Meeting website:   and complete the application form.

Meeting documentation: Meeting programme, registration and information will be available on the Meeting website:     

Accommodation: Delegates are responsible for making their own travel and accommodation arrangements. However, local organizers can propose some offers from hotels in the city of Athens.

Special dietary requirements: Please, notify the organizing committee if you have any special medical, dietary, and religious requirements.

For any information you may need, please contact Ms Lena Kapellou:

Important Dates

Deadline for the Application Form
: Friday, 17 February 2017

This is the first Meeting that is going to be held on the Technological Educational Institute of Athens on such topics. You are encouraged to apply early. To apply, please complete the application form until Friday, 7 February 2017. 

Submission deadline for extended Abstracts: Tuesday, 3 March 2017

Abstract: The abstract should be a summary of your presentation in English. The length should be within 800 words in 2 pages.
The submission should be typed single-spaced in 12-point type Times New Roman in Microsoft Word file (*.doc/*docx).