submitted by Hellenic World on 10.03.2013
9 March 2013
Greek Women’s contribution to Australian culture and economic development
The Symposium showcases the experiences of Hellenic migrant woman through to the current generation of Hellenic Australian women. As the speakers share their story common threads of resilience Hellenic values and integration with the Australian way of life become apparent. How well do these attributes support future Hellenic Australian woman in a changing multicultural landscape?
Venue: Sydney University, Australian Archaeological Institute at Athens
9.30am to 4.30pm (includes lunch)
Entry: Full day = $50/$40 students and pensioners
Morning tea from 9.30am
Hellenic Heritage & Culture
Session. 10.00am – Opening Why the contribution of Hellenic women is important Presenters: Phil Kafcaloudes, Theodora Zourkas
10.15am – Hellenic women abroad Presenter : Eyvah T. Dafaranos
10.30am – Panel Interview – Pioneering Hellenic Women in Australia – the early Migrant experience Dr Panayota Nazou , Victoria Haralabidou, panel of ‘brides’
11.15am – Author presentation – Someone Else’s War Presentor: Phil Kafcaloudes
11.30am – Lecture – History of the Hellenic Lyceum and its collection Presntors: Kathy Stojanvoic, Theodora Zourkas
Symposium Programme: The Hellenic migrant experience
11.55pm – Author presentation – Achievements of contemporary Hellenic – Australian women.
Presentors: Leonard Janiszewski, Effy Alexakis
12.15pm – 1.30pm Lunch & Book signing.
Session. Achievements of contemporary Hellenic-Australia women.
1.30pm – Debate - Debunking the myth of the good little Greek girl Debating team
2.00pm – Q&A – Hellenic Australian women today -in medicine, law, finance /business, academia, politics, arts.
Interviewer – Phil Kafcaloudes Panel: Stella Boyages, Dr Elizabeth Keffalinos, Evelyn Vertzayias, Angela Vithoukas, Chrissa Loukas
3.00pm Coffee break
3.10pm – Being Greek Australian – the next generation Hellenic Society University of Sydney representatives
3.30pm – Q&A – Greek Australian women in multicultural Australia – how would you want it to be? Hon Sophie Cotsis MLC, Nia Kateris, Theodora Minas Gianniotis, Ester Paschalidis-Chilas
4.00pm – close Kathy Stojanovic
4.10pm - Book signing
Would like to be in contact with the Georgopoulos family as I have original studio portrait of...
Sadly, my Papou(Joseph Stratigos) passed away back in 2010. I just happened to be searching...
Hi Tracy, Have some photos from Trifylis Cafe Coffs Harbour 1949. Just getting last of names to...
Hi Laura, thankyou for your message. Yes I’ve had my dna done on AncestryDNA, I’ve now got...
About 5 minutes into the program Ada Margariti, who is an Attorney at Law, speaks about how she came to...
Interviewed during his visit to Australia, 2013.
August 17, 2010
103.2 HOPE - radio station
You’ve heard of PhDs in science, medicine and education but have you...
Brisbane kytherians at paliochora excursion ..exploring the wonderful site and seeing all the churches .. this one is called ' e...
Gorgeous Ruby! Ruby's father was Evangelo Megaloconomos born 7 September 1891, died 29 January 1983
Ruby was born 16 September...
27535:09.05.2021 (Message Board)
27424:10.04.2021 (Message Board)
27389:26.03.2021 (Message Board)
27382:24.03.2021 (Message Board)