19th Annual International Conference on Politics & International Studies
14-17 June 2021, Athens, Greece
Program (Athens Local Time)
Monday 14 June 2021
Opening and Welcoming Remarks:
- Gregory T. Papanikos, President, ATINER
- Yannis Stivachtis, Director, Center for European & Mediterranean Affairs (CEMA) and Professor, Jean Monnet Chair, Director of International Studies Program & Director, Diplomacy Lab Program, Virginia Tech – Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, USA. (Video)
Andrzej Dubicki, Associate Professor, University of Lodz, Poland.
Title: Railway Diplomacy Concept and it’s Place in Central European International Relations.
Gregory T. Papanikos, President, ATINER.
Title: Wars and Foreign Interventions in Greece in the 1820s.
Mihaita Ene, PhD Student, National University of Political Studies and Public Administration, Romania.
Title: The Necessity for Integration and Respect.
Steph Grohmann, Fellow, University of Edinburgh, UK.
Title: Ethical Capital: Neoliberalism and the Commoditization of Virtue.
Adrian Szumowski, Assistant Professor, Maria-Curie-Sklodovska University, Poland.
Title: Empire, Hegemony, Hyperpower? Management of late-Westphalian International Environment.
Reine-Marie Berard, Researcher, Aix-Marseille University, France.
Dominique Castex, Researcher, Bordeaux University, France.
Title: Epidemics and Wars: Comparative Archaeology and Anthropology of Ancient Greek Mass Burials.
Yannis Stivachtis, Director, Center for European & Mediterranean Affairs (CEMA) and Professor, Jean Monnet Chair, Director of International Studies Program & Director, Diplomacy Lab Program, Virginia Tech – Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, USA.
Title: Weak States: The Increasing Relevance of the Socio-political Aspects of Security.
Natasha Brown, PhD Student, Pepperdine University USA.
Eric Schockman, Professor, Pepperdine University USA.
Title: Applying Post-Pandemic Global Leadership Analysis to the Race for a Vaccine’s Development and Deployment.
Tuesday 15 June 2021
08:00-10:00 Urban Walk
Abdel Rahman, Associate Professor, University of Sharjah, UAE.
Title: Revisiting the Relationship between E-Government and Corruption: An Empirical Investigation.
Marsela Sako, Lecturer, University of Tirana, Albania.
Dafina Peci, Assistant Professor, University of Tirana.
Title: Open Dialogue: Quo Vadis Youth in the EU Integration Process.
Maria Marta Lobo de Araujo, Associate Professor, University of Minho, Portugal.
Luís Ferreira, PhD Student, University of Minho, Portugal.
Title: Families, Poor Women and Charity in Early Modern Portugal.
Monika Komušanac, Assistant Professor, University of Zagreb, Croatia.
Title: Demographic Breakdown of Croatia and the Impact of the COVID 19 Pandemic.
Simona Villani, Associate Professor, University of Pavia, Italy.
Ioana Popa, Research Fellow, University of Pavia, Italy.
Title: Covid-19 Mortality in Italy: A Multivariate Ecological Analysis.
Chrysoula Gitsoulis, Adjunct Assistant Professor, City University of New York, USA.
Title: Ethical Issues Involving Outpatient Treatment for COVID-19 in the US.
Stephan Unger, Associate Professor, Saint Anselm College, USA.
Title: Sentiment Forecasting of International Relations with AI.
Eugene Allevato, Professor, Woodbury University, USA.
Moayad Al-Marrar, Student, Woodbury University, USA.
Title: Cognitive Dissonance: Affecting Party Orientation and Selective Recall of Political Information.
Wednesday 16 June 2021 Educational Islands Cruise
Thursday 17 June 2021 Delphi Tour