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Choir Auditions

Students who are interested in participating in the university’s choir, can attend the choir auditions which will take place on saturday 14th of october and saturday 4th and 11th of november.

The director,
Nikos chiotoglou
nchiotoglou@uth.gr.

 

Call of interest: Participation in the Music Ensembles of the University of Thessaly


Music wanderings on vocal paths and not just that…
For those interested to explore music through communication and improvisation, vocal expression and movement,                             
For those interested to see life in a different way, then, the Music Ensembles group is just the thing for you, on Mondays at 9 p.m. (Classroom: Skouvara, mezzanine floor, Papastratos building).
The group organizes musical events, CD recordings, participates in music festivals, aims at collaborating with local operators and other universities, music shows, and music groups. There will be various different music approaches and seminars given by acknowledged musicians.
Vocal teacher, guide and concert – event organizer: Maria Thoidou (member of the Specialized Scientific Personnel of the University of Thessaly)
Sign up at maria@music-village.gr
For more information: 6974891445 (Monday to Friday, 11 am to 1 pm)

Music Ensembles
Maria Thoidou CV
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3rd EWaS (Efficient Water Systems) International Conference on “Insights on the Water-Energy-Food Nexus”

The Organizing Committee announces the 3rd EWaS International Conference on “insights on the Water-Energy-Food Nexus”, to be held in Lefkada Island, Greece, from 27th to 30th of June 2018. The conference is organized by the Department of Civil Engineering of the University of Thessaly.

The conference is aiming to bring together scientists dealing with challenges encountered throughout the entire water cycle. The Conference’s topics deal with hydraulics, hydrology, water resources systems management, urban water management, riverine systems, hydrodynamics and waves, global changes & smart cities, hydrology, raw and waste water treatment, waste management, groundwater and irrigation systems and advanced methods for environmental system analysis. The conference focuses on efficient water systems giving insights on the Water-Food-Energy Nexus.

Abstracts can be submitted at: ewas3secretariat@uth.gr until the 15th of October 2017.

Further information regarding the conference can be found at: http://ewas3.civ.uth.gr/

The 1st Announcement and Call for Papers can be found attached.

Further Information: Conference Secretariat: Dr Stavroula Tsitsifli (ewas3secretariat@uth.gr)

 

Theater Group

Opening Meeting: Monday 2 October 2017, 19.00-22.00
Every Monday, 19Q00 - 22:00 (Dance Studio-Gym, 4rth floor, Delmouzou Building, Papastratou, Volos)
Instructor: Maria Karazanou,
Theater Education e-mail: mgkarazanou@gmail.com

The aim of the theatre workshop, offered by the University of Thessaly, will be to encourage the participants to explore their creative expression and become familiar with the working practices within the theatrical training. The group will experience the collaborative approach in working towards a play or a performance and the members will be offered the opportunity to experiment in all the different fields of work that consist the creation of a performance. Maria Karazanou is an actor, director and theatre educator. She studied International and European studies at the University of Macedonia, acting at the Centre for Theatrical Research of Thessaloniki as well as the Athens Conservatoir and at the Modern Times higher school of Drama. She completed her MA course in Theatre Education and Social Justice at the UCL Institute of Education. She has worked as an actor and director both in Greece and in London and lately she is working as a director and theatre facilitator with vulnerable groups.

 

CSUM2018: Deadline for submission of abstracts extended to October 20, 2017

 

Dear Colleagues,

We would like to inform you that the deadline for abstract submission to CSUM2018 has been extended. Please submit your abstract (maximum 300 words) until October 20, 2017 by using this link: http://csum.civ.uth.gr/submission-info/.


Further key dates for your submission to CSUM2018:

  • 10 November 2017: Notification of abstract acceptance
  • 2 February 2018: Deadline for full paper submission
  • 2 March 2018:  Reviewers’ comments sent to authors
  • 9 March 2018: Deadline for early bird registration
  • 23 March 2018: Deadline for paper resubmission
  • 6 April 2018: Second review comments sent to authors
  • 20 April 2018: Deadline for final paper submission
  • 27 April 2018: Final decision on the paper approval
  • 4 May 2018: Deadline for Conference registration for authors
  • 11 May 2018: Deadline for presentation submission
  • 24-25 May 2018: Conference


Looking forward to receiving your submissions!

Yours Sincerely,
CSUM2018, CONFERENCE SECRETARIAT
University of Thessaly, Department of Civil Engineering
Traffic, Transportation and Logistics Laboratory - TTLog
Pedion Areos, GR-38334
Volos, Greece
Tel.: +30-2421074164, +30-2421074158, +30-2421074191
Fax: +30-2421074131
E-mail: infocsum@civ.uth.gr
Conference website: http://csum.civ.uth.gr/

 

4th Conference on Sustainable Urban Mobility (CSUM2018) - Reminder of abstract submission

The theme of this year’s Conference is: “Data analytics: Paving the way to sustainable urban mobility”.

The Conference thematic fields include the following:
· Data-driven infrastructure management
· Transport data and analytics
· Big data and transport modelling
· Big data in transport system optimization
· Social networks and traveller behavior
· Traffic emissions and environmental impacts
· Public transport and demand responsive systems
· City logistics systems
· Application of big data technologies in transport
· Data security and legal issues

The Conference proceedings will be included in a USB flash memory during the Conference and will be published after the Conference in a proceedings book indexed in Scopus, by a Publishing Company. A selection of papers will be considered for further review and publication in the International Journal of Social, Behavioral, Educational, Economic, Business and Industrial Engineering of the Word Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology – WASET (indexed in ISI), and the De Gruyter open access Transport and Telecommunication Journal (indexed in SCI and Scopus) of the Transport and Telecommunication Institute.

You are invited to submit an abstract limited to a maximum of 300 words on any of the Conference topics. Abstracts should be submitted via EasyChair until 29 September 2017 through the Conference website: http://csum.civ.uth.gr/.

Looking forward to receiving your submissions!

Yours Sincerely,
CSUM2018, CONFERENCE SECRETARIAT
University of Thessaly, Department of Civil Engineering
Traffic, Transportation and Logistics Laboratory - TTLog
Pedion Areos, GR-38334
Volos, Greece
Tel.: +30-2421074164, +30-2421074158, +30-2421074191
Fax: +30-2421074131
E-mail: infocsum@civ.uth.gr
Conference website: http://csum.civ.uth.gr/

Yours Sincerely,
CSUM2018, CONFERENCE SECRETARIAT
University of Thessaly, Department of Civil Engineering
Traffic, Transportation and Logistics Laboratory - TTLog
Pedion Areos, GR-38334
Volos, Greece
Tel.: +30-2421074164, +30-2421074158, +30-2421074191
Fax: +30-2421074131
E-mail: infocsum@civ.uth.gr
Conference website: http://csum.civ.uth.gr/

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4th Conference on Sustainable Urban Mobility (CSUM2018)

The University of Thessaly, the Department of Civil Engineering, and the Traffic, Transportation and Logistics Laboratory - TTLog organize the 4th Conference on Sustainable Urban Mobility - CSUM2018 in Skiathos Island, Greece, from 24th to 25th May 2018.

The theme of this year's Conference is: "Data analytics: Paving the way to sustainable urban mobility".

The Conference thematic fields include the following:

- Data-driven infrastructure management
- Transport data and analytics
- Big data and transport modelling
- Big data in transport system optimization
- Social networks and traveller behavior
- Traffic emissions and environmental impacts
- Public transport and demand responsive systems
- City logistics systems
- Application of big data technologies in transport
- Data security and legal issues

Submission Info
Abstracts shall be submitted via the Online Submission System of the Conference, until the 29th of September 2017
For more information please visit the Conference website

 

Survey of COST Action "Social Networks and Travel Behaviour"

You are invited to take part in a unique survey, aiming to obtain scientific knowledge about Social Media Networks of students in EU countries and understand their impact on social activities and travel.

This survey is part of work being developed in the European COST Action TU1305– Social Networks and Travel Behaviour. Identical surveys are carried out among university students of 20 other European countries.

The outcome of the survey will be presented at the Final Meeting of COST TU1305. As appreciation for your participation, a lottery will be held among participants who fully completed the questionnaire, with 4 prizes of “invitation to the final meeting in Milano on February 2018 during the carnival week (including travel and accommodation reimbursement). Those who are interested to be included in the lottery please write your email address on the last page of the survey (lottery outcomes will be published in August).

Survey
Survey link and QR Code in pdf format

 

Educational Competition ‘Build your own seismograph’ for Junior High School / Senior High School Students

The School of “Ellinogermaniki Agogi” in cooperation with the Geodynamic Institute of the National Observatory of Athens organized the educational competition "Create your own seismograph" for junior high school / senior high school students. Student groups in collaboration with their teachers built an improvised seismograph and recorded the whole process in a presentation accompanied by photographic or other audiovisual material. School groups could submit their projects for evaluation by a group of scientists and educators until the 15th of April 2017.

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