CYA / DIKEMES Public Lecture on the Development of Elliniko

It is with great pleasure that we invite you to a lecture by Prof. Spiros N. Pollalis (Harvard University) on “The Public as Stakeholder in the Development of Elliniko”, on Tuesday 28 November at 7.00 p.m. at the CYA / DIKEMES Auditorium (5 Plateia Stadiou, 2nd fl., Kallimarmaro)

Prof. Pollalis approaches the development of the former Elliniko airport focusing on the short term and long term benefits and potential harm to the taxpayers and the citizens of Athens. The speaker will examine what the objectives of this project should have been, what they finally were, how they were communicated, and how successfully they have been met.


CYA/DIKEMES Auditorium,  5 Plateia Stadiou, 2nd fl. Kallimarmaro
Tuesday, 28 Nov. 2017, 7:00 p.m.
A reception will follow

Spiros N. Pollalis is a professor at Harvard University specializing in sustainability and directs the Zofnass Program at Harvard, which has produced the Envision® rating system for the sustainability of infrastructure and cities. Prof. Pollalis has planned cities in Asia, (one of them under construction for 600, 000 people) and serves on industry and academic boards. His most recent book Planning Sustainable Cities, An Infrastructure-based Approach, was published by Routledge in 2016. From June 2011 to April 2014, prof. Pollalis served as Chairman and CEO of Hellinikon SA, the public company for the development of the former airport.


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