22 October 2016
Thessaloniki ESI at International Symposium in World Affairs - Europe and the refugee crisis: What next?
Presentation by Gerald Knaus: "Europe and the refugee crisis: What next?"
Video: Thessaloniki Symposium

ESI's Gerald Knaus was invited to this year's International Symposium in World Affairs in Thessaloniki where he gave a presentation on "Europe and the refugee crisis: What next?".

Other speakers included Dimitrios Avramopoulos, European Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship, Demetrios Papademetriou, President of MPI Europe, President Emeritus of MPI, Gikas Hardouvelis, Professor of Finance & Economics, University of Piraeus Former Minister of Finance, Giannis Boutaris, Mayor of Thessaloniki, and Tim Judah, Journalist and political analyst, The Economist.

Demetrios Papademetriou  Dimitrios Avramopoulos  Gerald Knaus  Dimitris Keridis. Photo: ESI
Demetrios Papademetriou – Dimitrios Avramopoulos – Gerald Knaus – Dimitris Keridis. Photo: ESI
Official event trailer. Video: Navarino Network
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Alan Grant is an Irish photographer who travelled extensively in the Balkans and other countries and regions of the world. Thanks to him, ESI is able to show fascinating pictures of the Balkans: the facades of Tirana, the painted mosques of Travnik, the fabulous old houses of Plovdiv and the spectacular blue of water - dark in the Bay of Kotor, emerald in the river valleys of Bosnia, deep blue in Ohrid, twinkling in the Aegean Sea and on the Bosporus.

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