November 8 2016: Speaker, MEDIA, CRISES AND CIVIL – MILITARY COOPERATION (Hellenic School of Civil – Military Cooperation).
November 14 2016: Lecture, MEDIA AND EUROPEAN INTEGRATION (Nato Rapid Deployment Corps, Greece).
Lecture by YANNIS BEHRAKIS, war reporter-photographer of REUTERS on the European Refugee Crisis, 23 November 2016
Lecture by YANNIS KOTSIFOS, journalist, director of the Macedonian-Thrace Press Association and member of the governing board European Association for European Journalists, 6 December 2016
Conference on the 50 years of Greek Television, Department of Journalism and Mass Communications, 9-11 December, “Refugee Crisis, Greek Media and NGOs
EDUCATIONAL TRIP OF 21 MA STUDENTS (European Journalism, Risk Communication) to the European Union, Brussels (European Parliament, European Commission) co-organized with the Office of the European Parliament in Athens, 6-8 December 2016
Award of the Rector of Aristotle University for the Jean Monnet Chair, 30 January 207
Guest Speaker (The Communication and Democratic Challenges of the European Union) at the simulation of the town council meeting (60 participants) of the non-governmental organisation “The Youth of Xanthi”, 24-26 March 2017
On Tuesday 28/03/2017, Roger Woo, Senior Journalist of the Finance Channel, www.huanqiu.com – China, gave a lecture at the School of Journalism and Mass Communications (undergraduate and postgraduate students), on the topic China and Europe, How Europe is being reported and seen from the Chinese media
Guest Speaker to the Media Awareness Programme of the Multinational Peace Support Operations Training Centre, Kilkis, Greece, 28 March 2017
JEAN MONNET CHAIR WORKSHOP EUROPEAN JOURNALISM: ASPECTS AND CONCEPTS, May 4-5, 2017
Speaker at Book Presentation/Debate on the subject of Terrorism, Security and the European Union, 14th International Book Exhibition Thessaloniki, 13 May 2017
SEMINAR OF THE JEAN MONNET CHAIR, THE GREEK DELEGATIONS OF THE EUROPEAN COMMISSION AND THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT, AND THE JOURNALISTS’ UNION OF MACEDONIA AND THRACE, 19 MAY 2017.
Summer School on “International Journalism and media organizations in a turbulent age: European and Asian Perspectives” (16-23 July), in cooperation with the Deutche Welle Academie, and Beijing University of Foreign Studies. 30 participants, from China, Brazil, Chile, Germany, Holland and Greece.
September 17, 2017, Speaker at the Open Days of the Hellenic Open University, Thessaloniki, International Trade Fair, on the Aspects and Concepts of European Integration Journalism
November 8, 2017, Speaker at the annual seminar of the Greek French Institute on the European Union
Media Literacy Week, with parallel activities in Athens and Thessaloniki, in cooperation with the MEDIA LITERACY INSTITUTE (MLI), Journalists About Journalism (JAJ) and the Journalism Lab (Department of Media and Mass Communications, Aristotle University), supported and communicated by Athens 9.84, Fm100 and TV100.