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October 2008 September 30, 2008

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OCTOBER 2008

October-1 March 2009 (since 24th April, 2008). Exhibition: Animal Mummies. Place: Rijksmuseum van Oudheden, Rapenburg 28, 2311 EW, Leiden, The Netherlands. INFORMATION: http://www.rmo.nl/english/exhibitions/animal-mummies , http://www.rmo.nl/bezoek/adres–entree

October-31 January 2009 (since 1st January 2008). Exhibition: Τα Καλίνδοια: Μία αρχαία πόλη στη Μακεδονία. Place: Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki, Μ. Ανδρόνικου 6, 546 21, Thessaloniki, Greece. Time: Until October 31st: Monday: 13:00-19:30, Tuesday to Sunday: 8:00-19:30 & from November 1st until December 31st: Monday: 10:30-17:00, Tuesday to Sunday: 8:00-15:00. INFORMATION: http://www.amth.gr/

October-6 January 2009 (since 30th September 2008). Exhibition: La potenza del bene. San Michele Arcangelo nella grande arte italiana. Place: Centro Culturale Candiani, Piazzale Candiani 7, Mestre, Italy. Time: Tuesday-Friday: 15:00-19:00 & Saturday: 10:00-13:00 and 15:00-19:00. INFORMATION: www.centroculturalecandiani.it    

October-31 December, 2009 (since 25th May 2007). Exhibition: Gods, Myths and Mortals: Discover Ancient Greece. Place: Children’s Museum of Manhattan, The Tisch Building, 212 West 83rd Street, New York, USA. Time: Tuesday-Sunday: 10:00-17:00. INFORMATION: http://www.cmom.org/exhibits.html , http://www.cmom.org/exhibits/gmmpop2.html

October-31 December 2008 (since 10th April, 2008). Exhibition: Catastrophe! The Looting and Destruction of Iraq’a Past. Place: The Oriental Institute Museum of the University of Chicago, 1155 East 58th Street, Chicago. Time: Tuesday-Saturday: 10:00-18:00, Wednesday: 10:00-20:30, Sunday: 12:00-18:00. INFORMATION: http://oi.uchicago.edu/museum/special/catastrophe/

October-2 November 2008 (since 24th April, 2008). Exhibition: Tra Luce e Tenebre. Letti Funerari in Osso Da Lazio e Abruzzo. Place: Tivoli, Villa Adriana, Via di Villa Adriana, 21, Roma, Lazio, Italia. INFORMATION: http://www.beniculturali.it/eventi/dettaglio.asp?nd=ec,ev&idevento=52414 , http://www.electaweb.com/mostre/scheda/tra-luce-e-tenebre-tivoli-villa-adriana/it/

October-2 November 2008 (since 16th April, 2008). Exhibition: Antike im Kino. Place: Skulpturhalle Basel, Mittlere Strasse 17, Basel, Switzerland. Time:Tuesday-Friday: 10:00-17:00, Saturday & Sunday: 11:00-17:00. INFORMATION: http://www.skulpturhalle.ch/ausstellungen/antike_im_kino/antike_im_kino.html

October-14 November 2008 (since April 18th, 2008). Exhibition: Spätantike Bibliotheken: Leben und Lesen in ägyptischen Klöstern. Place: Papyrusmuseum der Österreichischen Nationalbibliothek, Heldenplatz, Neue Burg, 1010 Wien, Austria. Time: July-September: Monday and Wednesday to Friday: 10:00-16:00 & October to November: Wednesday to Friday: 10:00-17:00. INFORMATION: http://www.onb.ac.at/ausstellungen/klosterbibliotheken/index.htm  

October-16 November, 2008 (since 13th January, 2008). Exhibition: Models of beauty. Masterpieces in plaster. Place: Rijksmuseum van Oudheden, Rapenburg 28, 2311 EW, Leiden, The Netherlands. INFORMATION: http://www.rmo.nl/english/exhibitions/models-of-beauty , http://www.rmo.nl/bezoek/adres–entree

October-November 2008. Εταιρεία Σπηλαιολογικών Ερευνών Θεσσαλίας «Ο Χείρων». Σεμινάρια Σπηλαιολογίας στο Βόλο. INFORMATION: www.hellascaves.com, http://www.hellascaves.com/default.asp?itemID=35&itemTitle=Γενικά%20/%20General%20Info  

October-30 November 2008 (since 20th April, 2008). Exhibition: Die Wikinger. Place: Kunsthalle Leoben, Kirchgasse 6, Leoben, Austria. Time: Monday-Sunday: 11:00-15:00. INFORMATION: http://www.leoben.at/

October 2008 (since July). Περιοδική έκθεση με θέμα τα δεινοθήρια του Απολιθωμένου Δάσους και την παρουσία προβοσκιδών στον Ελλαδικό χώρο. Παράλληλη δημιουργία εκπαιδευτικού προγράμματος και μουσειοσκευής. Τόπος διεξαγωγής: Μουσείο Φυσικής Ιστορίας Απολιθωμένου Δάσους Λέσβου. Πόλη: Σίγρι Λέσβου. Διοργανωτής: Μουσείο Φυσικής Ιστορίας Απολιθωμένου Δάσους Λέσβου. INFORMATION:http://www.lesvosmuseum.gr/site/home.csp, http://www.petrifiedforest.gr/ 

October (since May) – December 2008. Unbuilt: 2008 International Programme (small-scale exhibitions, lectures, panel discussions, workshops, seminars, conferences and other events). Organizers: The Athens Byzantine and Christian Museum in Collaboration with SARCHA (School of ARCHitecture for All). INFORMATION: http://www.byzantinemuseum.gr/unbuilt/index.htm, http://www.byzantinemuseum.gr/unbuilt/programmegr.htm 

October 2008 (since July). ΓΙΟΡΤΗ ΑΓΡΟΤΟΥΡΙΣΜΟΥ 2008. Οι καρποί της Λεσβιακής Γης. Τόπος διεξαγωγής: Μουσείο Φυσικής Ιστορίας Απολιθωμένου Δάσους Λέσβου. Πόλη: Σίγρι Λέσβου. Διοργανωτής: Μουσείο Φυσικής Ιστορίας Απολιθωμένου Δάσους Λέσβου. INFORMATION: http://www.lesvosmuseum.gr/site/home.csp, http://www.petrifiedforest.gr/ 

October 2-15 February 2009. Exhibition: Rovine e rinascite dell’ arte in Italia. Place: Antiteatro Flavio (Colosseo), Rome, Italy. Hours of the exhibition: 8:30-18:30 (until October 27th) and 8:30-16:30 (until February 15th). Organizers: Comitato Nazionale per le Celebrazioni del Centenario del Primo Regolamento Organico di Tutela. INFORMATION: http://www.beniculturali.it/eventi/dettaglio.asp?nd=ec,ri&idevento=55365

October 2, 2008. Time: 18:30. Lecture: “Sex and the Emperor”. INFORMATION: http://www.britishmuseum.org/whats_on/events_calendar/sex_and_the_emperor.aspx

October 3, 2008. Time: 13:15. Film: “British Museum documentary-Hadrian: Empire and Conflict”. INFORMATION: http://www.britishmuseum.org/whats_on/events_calendar/hadrian_documentary-4.aspx

October 4, 2008. Time: 10:00-17:00. Workshop: “Roman mosaic workshop”. INFORMATION: http://www.britishmuseum.org/whats_on/events_calendar/roman_mosaic_workshop.aspx

October 4-31, 2008. Exhibition: Πέτρινοι Φάροι: από το χθές στο σήμερα. Place: Ιστορικό Μουσείο Αλεξανδρούπολης, Λ. Δημοκρατίας 335, Αλεξανδρούπολη. Organizers: Σύλλογος Αρχαιοφίλων και Πολιτιστικής Κληρονομιάς Νομού Έβρου. Information: www.ismo.gr , Phone number: 2551-0-28926, e-mail address: info@ismo.gr

October 8, 2008-8 March, 2009. Exhibition: Iran: A bird’s eye view. Place: Rijksmuseum van Oudheden, Rapenburg 28, 2311 EW, Leiden, The Netherlands. INFORMATION: http://www.rmo.nl/english/exhibitions/iran , http://www.rmo.nl/bezoek/adres–entree 

October 8-10, 2008. 5th Symposium of Archaeometry (Hellenic Society for Archaeometry). INFORMATION: www.archaeometry.gr/symposium2008/index.html

October 9, 2008. Time: 13:15. Talk: Hadrian: curator’s introduction. INFORMATION: http://www.britishmuseum.org/whats_on/events_calendar/hadrian_curators_intro-3.aspx

October 9, 2008. Time: 18:30. Lecture: “Hadrian’s architecture: then and now”. INFORMATION: http://www.britishmuseum.org/whats_on/events_calendar/hadrians_architecture.aspx

October 10, 2008. Time: 19:00. Lecture: Akrotiri – A cosmopolitan harbour town in the Mediterranean of the Bronze Age. Place: The Netherlands Institute in Athens (NIA). Speaker: Professor Christos G. Doumas. INFORMATION: www.nia.gr  

October 10, 2008. Time: 18:30. Film: “My Architect: A Son’s Journey”. INFORMATION: http://www.britishmuseum.org/whats_on/events_calendar/my_architect_a_sons_journey.aspx

October 11, 2008. Time: 10:00-16:30. Study session: “Hadrian’s empire and its people”. INFORMATION: http://www.britishmuseum.org/whats_on/events_calendar/hadrians_empire.aspx

October 11, 2008. Time: 11:00-16:00. Special event: “The Big Draw 2008: Images of power”. INFORMATION: http://www.britishmuseum.org/whats_on/events_calendar/big_draw_2008_images_of_power.aspx

October 11-12, 2008. Congress: ΠΑΡΑΔΟΣΙΑΚΗ ΑΡΧΙΤΕΚΤΟΝΙΚΗ ΤΗΣ ΔΙΑΣΥΝΟΡΙΑΚΗΣ ΠΕΡΙΟΧΗΣ-ΙΣΤΟΡΙΚΗ ΚΑΙ ΠΟΛΙΤΙΣΤΙΚΗ ΚΛΗΡΟΝΟΜΙΑ, στα πλαίσια του Έργου “Η Κοινή Αρχιτεκτονική Κληρονομιά των Αρχοντικών Σπιτιών της Ηπείρου και της Νοτίου Αλβανίας”. Place: Epirus Palace.

October 12 -11 January 2009. Exhibition: Il Cameo Gonzaga. Arti Preziose alla Corte di Mantova. Centro Internazionale d’ Arte e di Cultura di Palazzo Te viale Te, 19-46100 Mantova, Italy. Days and hours: Monday 13:00-18:00 & Tuesday-Sunday 9:00-18:00. INFORMATION: www.cammeogonzaga.it , www.centropalazzote.it

October 13, 2008. Lecture: Faces from Grave VI at Mycenae. Place: British School at Athens (Upper House). Time: 17:30-19:30. Speakers: John Prag & Lena Papazoglou-Maniadaki. INFORMATION: http://www.bsa.ac.uk/index.html 

October 13, 2008. Time: 13:15. Talk: “Hadrian: curator’s introduction”. INFORMATION: http://www.britishmuseum.org/whats_on/events_calendar/hadrian_curators_intro-4.aspx

October 13, 2008. UPPER HOUSE SEMINAR: Faces from Grave VI at Mycenae. Time: 17:30. Presented by: British School at Athens. Speaker: Professor John Prag & Dr. Lena Papazoglou-Manioudaki. INFORMATION: http://www.bsa.ac.uk/index.html Contact phone number: 210-72.10.974

October 13, 2008. Time: 19:30. Lecture: “Το μουσείο διακοσμητικών τεχνών και η πορεία του στη σημερινή Ελλάδα”. Αμφιθέατρο “Ιωάννης Δρακόπουλος”, Κεντρικό Πανεπιστήμιο Αθηνών, Πανεπιστημίου 30, Αθήνα. Speaker: Ιωάννα Λαλαούνη

October 14, 2008. Νέα θραύσματα αρχαϊκής αρχιτεκτονικής της αθηναϊκής Ακροπόλεως/New Fragments of the Archaic Architecture of the Athenian Acropolis. Time: 19:00. ASCSA, Cotsen Hall, 9 Anapiron Polemou, 106 76 Athens. Presented by: American School of Classical Studies at Athens. Speaker: Dr. Konstantinos Kissas.  

October 15, 2008. Lecture: The Peopling of Neolithic Greece. Place: The Fitch Laboratory, British School at Athens, Ιωάννου Πατέρα 53, Athens. Time: 17:30-19:00. Organizers: Fitch Laboratory (British School at Athens) and Wiener Laboratory (American School of Classical Studies at Athens). Speaker: Dr. Anastasia Papathanasiou (Ephorate of Palaeoanthropology and Speleology of South Greece). INFORMATION: www.bsa.ac.uk

October 15-18, 2008. International Conference: Bronze Age Funerary Landscapes. Place: LWL-Museum für Archäologie, Herne, Europaplatz 1, D-44623 Herne (Germany, Westphalia). Submission fees: 50 €. INFORMATION: http://aprab.free.fr , contact: info-bronze@lwl.org Hotline: (49) 1520.935.900 

October 16-16 November, 2008. Exhibition: Bronze Age Westphalia (in parallel to the APRAB + LWL-AfW conference on “Bronze Age Funerary Landscapes”.  Place: LWL-Museum für Archäologie, Europaplatz 1, D-44623 Herne. Contact: Tel. (49) 1520 935 9005 or (49) 2323 946.280 INFORMATION: www.landesmuseum-herne.de  

October 16-17, 2008. Le Fiamp 2008 au Canada! La cybermuséologie: Une approche muséale contemporaine. AVICOM-festival international de l’ audiovisuel et du multimédia sur le patrimoine (fiamp). Université du Québec en Outaouais. Organizing Committee: Marie-Françoise Delval, Louise Filiatrault, Eric Langlois, Alain Massé. INFORMATION:  http://www.unesco.org/webworld/avicom/index.php?section=4001&ssect=2   

October 16-18, 2008. International Archaeological Symposium: Cyprus and East Aegean: Intercultural Contacts from 3000 to 500 BC. Place: Pythagoreion, Samos. Doryssa Seaside Resort, Lecture Hall Sivylla. Organizers: A.G. Leventis Foundation and German Archaeological Institute at Athens. INFORMATION: http://www.dainst.org/index.php?id=8724&sessionLanguage=en 

October 16-18, 2008. International Symposium on “Information & Communication Technologies in Cultural Heritage” under the INTERREG IIIB, ARCHIMED project “Elevating and Safeguarding Culture Using Tools of the Information Society: Dusty Traces of the Muslim Culture, ESCUTIS”. Place: Ioannina, Greece. INFORMATION: http://earthlab.uoi.gr/escutis/symposium08/ 

October 16-18, 2008. Canadian Symposium on Text Analysis: Conference: CaSTA 2008 New Directions in Text Analysis & pre-conference workshop on “Digitizing Material Culture”. University of Saskatchewan. INFORMATION: https://ocs.usask.ca//ocs/index.php/casta/casta08/index/, Brent Nelson at brent.nelson@usask.ca   

October 16-18, 2008. 34th Annual International Conference: STPA Social Theory, Politics & the Arts. Place: Peabody Court Hotel in Baltimore, Maryland. INFORMATION: http://scpp.ubalt.edu/conference/index.html

October 16-18, 2008. XXIXo International Symposium of Antibes in Archeology and History. From Material to Spiritual: Archaeological, historical and ethnographical realities of «hoards from Prehistory to the present». Place: Antibes-Juan-les-Pins (F-06160), France. Organizers: Sandrine Bonnardin, Caroline Hamon, Michel Lauwers, Bénédicte Quilliec. INFORMATION: http://www.cepam.cnrs.fr/?Du-materiel-au-spirituel-Realites,1195  

October 16, 2008. Time: 18:30. Lecture: “Keeping in, keeping out: walls and the politics of division”. INFORMATION: http://www.britishmuseum.org/whats_on/events_calendar/keeping_in,_keeping_out.aspx

October 16, 2008. Lecture: “Το βουνόν των Κελλίων, το Άγιον Όρος του Κίσσαβου” από τον κ. Νίκο Νικονάνο, Ομότιμο Καθηγητή του Αριστοτελείου Πανεπιστημίου Θεσσαλονίκης. Ώρα: 20:30 μ.μ. Τόπος: Αμφιθέατρο Μουσείο Βυζαντινού Πολιτισμού.   

October 17, 2008. One-day meeting: Journée de l’activité scientifique belge dans le monde ancien grec. Place: Musées Royaux d’ Art et d’ Histoire, Parc du Cinquantenaire 10, 1000 Bruxelles, Salles de conférence Antiquité. Organizers: Belgische School te Athene-Ecole Belge d’ Athènes, Anagnostopoulou 79, 106 72, Athene/Athènes. INFORMATION: www.ebsa.info , http://www.ebsa.info/Poster_F_mr.pdf Contact info: dr. S. Soetens, 03.294.78.21, ssoetens@ebsa.info 

October 17, 2008. Time: 13:15. Film: British Museum documentary-Hadrian: “Empire and Conflict”. INFORMATION: http://www.britishmuseum.org/whats_on/events_calendar/hadrian_documentary-5.aspx

October 17, 2008. 2-day International Archaeological Symposium: “Cyprus and East Aegean: Intercultural contacts from 3000 to 5000 BC”. Pythagoreion, Samos. The A.G. Leventis Foundation and German Archaeological Institute at Athens. INFORMATION: http://www.leventisfoundation.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=section&id=6&Itemid=42

October 17-18, 2008. Scientific two-day Meeting: Το Αρχαιολογικό Έργο του Φωτίου Πέτσα και η συνέχειά του. Place: Αίθουσα Τελετών της Εταιρείας Μακεδονικών Σπουδών, Εθνικής Αμύνης 4. INFORMATION: http://www.ems.gr/news.php?id=107 , http://www.ems.gr/ems/client/userfiles/file/SYNEDRIA/PETSAS/PETSAS_PROGRAMME.pdf    

October 17-18, 2008. Congress: Ο Δημήτριος Βικέλας και η Βικελαία Δημοτική Βιβλιοθήκη Ηρακλείου (1908-2008). Place: Ηράκλειο Κρήτης, Ελλάδα. INFORMATION: http://www.heraklion.gr/municipality/library/14-04-08a.html , Contact: Βικελαία Δημοτική Βιβλιοθήκη, Χορτατσών & Κυδωνίας 23, 712 02 Ηράκλειο, υπόψιν κ. Στεφανίας Τερζάκη e-mail address: catalog@heraklion.gr phone number: 2810-301.543, fax number: 2810-301.094

October 17-19, 2008. Congress: Δ’ Συνέδριο Αλμυριωτικών Σπουδών. Place: Αλμυρός. Organizers: Φιλάρχαιος Εταιρεία Αλμυρού “Όθρυς”. INFORMATION: http://www.filarxaiosalmyrou.gr/nea/d-synedrio-almyriotikon-spoydon-anakoinosi-prosklisi.html   

October 18, 2008. One-day Meeting: The French Connection-100 years with Danish architects at the French School in Athens. In the context of the exhibition that will take place at the Institute of Denmark at Athens (18-10-2008 until 06-11-2008). Place: Italian School of Athens, Παρθενώνος 14, Athens. Time: 9:30-15:00. INFORMATION: www.diathens.com/programme-thefrenchconnection.htm

October 19-22, 2008. International Conference: 9th International Conference on Ancient DNA and Associated Biomolecules dedicated to the memory of Professor Antonino Cascino. Place: Aula della Presidenza, Faculty of Medicine, Second University of Naples, Via Constantinopoli 104, Naples. INFORMATION: http://www.ancientdna9.it/

October 20-25, 2008. International Conference: Internationales wissenschaftliches Symposion zur byzantinischen Sprache und Literatur. Place: Vienna, Austria. INFORMATION: http://www.oeaw.ac.at/byzanz/pdf/Programm_Mimesis.pdf

October 20-25, 2008. Conference: VSMM ’08: Conference on Virtual Systems and MultiMedia Dedicated to Digital Heritage. Under the Patronage of H.E. President of the Republic of Cyprus. Place: Limassol, Cyprus. INFORMATION: http://www.vsmm2008.org/  

October 20-26, 2008. Conference: 10th Conference of the International Committee for the Conservation of Mosaics (ICCM). Place: Palermo, Italy. Organizers: ICCM and the Centro Regionale per la Progettazione e il Restauro-CRPR- (Regional Centre for Planning and Restoration) of the Sicilian Region. INFORMATION: http://www.iccm.pro.cy/events.htm

October 20, 2008. Upper House Seminar: Fashioning Identity: Souskiou and the Prehistoric Cruciform Figurines of Cyprus. Time: 17:30-19:30. Place: British School at Athens, Upper House. Speaker: Dr. Eddie Peltenburg (University of Edinburg). 

October 21, 2008. Upper House Seminar: Real and Imagined: The Middle East’s Disappearing Hellenes. Time: 17:30-19:30. Place: British School at Athens, Upper House. Speaker: Mr. Iason Athanasiadis.

October 22-24, 2008. International Symposium: Metamorfosi del mito classico nel cinema. Place: Venezia, Instituto veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti. INFORMATION: http://www.istitutoveneto.it/iv/attivita/convegniescuole/22_24_10_2008.htm 

October 22-24, 2008. SRA 2008, Synchrotron Radiation in Art and Archaeology. Place: Residència d’Investigadors (Residence for Researchers Association), c/ Hospital 64, 08001, Barcelona, Spain. Phone number: +34 93 443 27 59, e-mail address: info@residencia-investigadors.es ,  INFORMATION: http://www.sr2a-2008.info/ , http://www.residencia-investigadors.es/ 

October 22 – 22 February 2009. Exhibition: Το Ιόνιο Πέλαγος. Χαρτογραφία και Ιστορία. 15ος-18ος αιώνας. Place: Αίθουσα Τέχνης “Θωμάς Π. Μποντίκας”, Λεωφόρος Ειρήνης 80, Πρέβεζα. Time: Δευτέρα-Παρασκευή: 10:00-13:00 & Δευτέρα, Τετάρτη και Σάββατο: 18:00-20:00. Organizers: Αρχείο Χαρτογραφίας του Ελληνικού Χώρου του Μορφωτικού Ιδρύματος Εθνικής Τραπέζης (ΜΙΕΤ) σε στενή συνεργασία με τη Βιβλιοθήκη της Βουλής των Ελλήνων, το Ίδρυμα Ακτία Νικόπολις της Πρεβέζης, το Κέντρο Ιστορικών Μελετών Θεσπρωτίας, τον συλλέκτη και μελετητή παλαιών χαρτών Αντώνη Ι. Τάντουλο και άλλους ιδιώτες συλλέκτες. INFORMATION: 2682-0-222.33 & 2682-0-25.222 & 210-32.34.267

October 23, 2008. Time: 18:30. Lecture: “Hadrian and the emergence of Sagalassos as the first city of Pisidia”. INFORMATION: http://www.britishmuseum.org/whats_on/events_calendar/hadrian_and_sagalassos.aspx

October 23, 2008. Time: 18:30-21:00. Late: Roman night. INFORMATION: http://www.britishmuseum.org/whats_on/events_calendar/roman_night.aspx

October 23, 2008. Time: 18:45, 19:30 & 20:15. Late: Olive oil tasting: Degustazione di olio d’ oliva. INFORMATION: http://www.britishmuseum.org/whats_on/events_calendar/olive_oil_tasting.aspx

October 23 – 24, 2008. International Workshop “Sedentism”. “Worldwide research perspectives for the shift of human societies from mobile to settled ways of life”. Organizers: The German Archaeological Institute, Research Cluster 1 “From Sedentarization to Complex Societies: Settlement, Economy, Environment”. INFORMATION: http://www.dainst.org/index_8498_de.html, http://www.dainst.org/medien/de/Sedentism_program.pdf   

October 23-25, 2008. Colloque International: Pourquoi les sceaux? La sigillographie, nouvel enjeu de l’ histoire de l’ art. Place: Musée des Beaux Arts-Auditorium, Lille, France. Organizers: UMR 8529 IRHiS (Université de Lille 3). INFORMATION: http://irhis.recherche.univ-lille3.fr/C-2008-Sceaux.html  

October 23-25, 2008. Colloque International: Colloque THUCYDIDE. La réception de Thucydide, de l’Antiquité au XIXe siècle. 3. Un “acquis pour toujours” ?
Thucydide chez les Modernes : XVe-XIXe siècles.
Place: Toulouse. INFORMATION: http://plh.univ-tlse2.fr/93474372/0/fiche___pagelibre/&RH=ACCUEIL_PLH 

October 23-26, 2008. Congress: Γ’ Πανελλήνιο Θεατρολογικό Συνέδριο: Παράδοση και Εκσυγχρονισμός στο Νεοελληνικό Θέατρο: Από τις Απαρχές ως τη Μεταπολεμική Εποχή. Place: Πολιτιστικό Φοιτητικό Κέντρο ΞΕΝΙΑ, Ινστιτούτο Μεσογειακών Σπουδών, Ρέθυμνο Κρήτης. Organizers: Τμήμα Φιλολογίας της Φιλοσοφικής Σχολής του Πανεπιστημίου Κρήτης, Ινστιτούτο Μεσογειακών Σπουδών του Ιδρύματος Τεχνολογίας και Έρευνας. INFORMATION: http://www.arxaiologia.gr/assets/media/PDF/3085.pdf 

October 24, 2008. Time: 18:30. Film: “The Belly of an Architect”. INFORMATION: http://www.britishmuseum.org/whats_on/events_calendar/belly_of_an_architect.aspx

October 24-25, 2008. International Conference: Forgotten Stars: Rediscovering Maniliu’s Astronomica. Place: Columbia University, New York. Organizers: co-organised by Katharina Volk (Columbia) and Steven Green (Leeds). INFORMATION: http://www.leeds.ac.uk/classics/Manilius%20website%20info/Manilius%20conference.htm  

October 24-25, 2008. 3η Συνάντηση Ελλήνων Γεωμορφολόγων: “Στρωματογραφία του Τεταρτογενούς στην υδρόγειο”, Αθήνα. Ελληνική Επιτροπή Γεωμορφολογίας.

October 25, 2008. One-day Meeting: Glass at the British Museum: Current research, science and conservation. Place: Stevenson Lecture Theatre, The Clore Centre, The British Museum, London, Great Britain. INFORMATION: http://www.historyofglass.org.uk/studydays.html

October 25, 2008. One-day Meeting: MONUMENTA, i Mausolei romani tra commemorazione funebre e propaganda celebrativa. Time: 10:00-18:00. Place: Complesso di Barco Borghese, via Frascati n. 68, Monte Porzio Catone. Segreteria Convegno: Promozione Castelli Romani, via. M. Greuter snc, 00044 – Frascati (Rm), Dott.ssa Laura Lopopolo, Tel. 06.62279426; 331.5811061; e-mail: segreteria@pcr.it , Dott.ssa Silvia Giuseppini, Tel. 06.94341031 (Venerdì, Sabato, Domenica), INFORMATION: http://www.museumgrandtour.it/node/194 

October 25, 2008 – March 22, 2009. Exhibition: “Byzantium”. Place: London, Royal Academy of Arts. Organization: Royal Academy of Arts, Benaki Museum. INFORMATION: http://www.royalacademy.org.uk/exhibitions/byzantium/about/

October 25, 2008. Workshop: “Γεωμορφολογικές Τεχνικές στις υπαίθριες έρευνες πεδίου”, Αθήνα. Ελληνική Επιτροπή Γεωμορφολογίας

October 26-29, 2008. International Conference: Intercultural Contacts in the Ancient Mediterranean. Place: Cairo, Egypt. Organizers: Netherlands-Flemish Institute in Cairo with the support of the Delegation of the European Union and the Royal Netherlands Embassy in Cairo, on the occasion of the European Year of Intercultural Dialogue 2008. INFORMATION: http://www.nvic.leidenuniv.nl/index.php3?m=60&c=161&garb=0.8874391494745817&session

October 27-28, 2008. Table Ronde internationale “Bateaux de navigation intérieure: pratiques régionales et influences maritimes méditerranéennes“. Place: Maison Méditerranéenne des Sciences de l’Homme, Salle Paul Albert Février, 5 rue du Château de l’Horloge, 13094 Aix-en-Provence, France, Organizers: Centre Camille Jullian: archéologie méditerranéenne et africaine, coordonnés par G. Boetto, P. Pomey, A. Tchernia. INFORMATION: http://sites.univ-provence.fr/ccj/spip.php?article158&lang=en   

October 28-31, 2008. International Conference: Colloque International: L’ héritage des Mille et une nuits et du récit oriental en Occident./El legado de las Mil y una noches y del relato oriental en Occidente. Place: Séville. Organizers: Carmen Ramirez Gomez, Universidad de Sevilla. Contact: cramirez@us.es INFORMATION: http://webpages.ull.es/users/joliver/APFFUE/Congr-1001nuits.pdf

October 30-31, 2008. International Conference: Venise et la Méditerrannée. Place: Institut National du Patrimoine (Auditorium Colbert)
2, rue Vivienne, 75002, Paris, France. Organizers: Institut National du Patrimoine, Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti (IVSLA). Contact address: Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti, Campo S. Stefano, 2945 – 30124 Venezia, e-mail address: ivsla@istitutoveneto.it , INFORMATION: http://www.inp.fr/colloques_conferences/rencontres_patrimoine/rep_2008_04/ 

October 31, 2008 (since 19th April, 2008). Exhibition: Potere e Splendore: gli antichi Piceni a Matelica. Matelica, Palazzo Ottoni. Place: Museo Civico Archeologico, Via San Francesco, Matelica (Macerata), Italy. Time: Monday-Friday: 10:30-12:30 & 16:30-18:30. Saturday-Sunday: 10:30-12:30 (until June). Tuesday-Sunday: 10:30-13:00 & 16:30-19:00 (July-September). INFORMATION: http://www.poteresplendore.it/

October 31, 2008. One-day Meeting: Ανάπτυξη, ανάδειξη και προβολή ολοκληρωμένων ψηφιακών ιστορικών αρχειακών συλλογών του Πολιτιστικού Ιδρύματος Ομίλου Πειραιώς: Ημερίδα παρουσίασης του Έργου. Στρογγυλό τραπέζι με θέμα: Αμερικανική οικονομική βοήθεια και μεταπολεμική ανασυγκρότηση της ελληνικής οικονομίας. Time: 18:30. Place: Πολιτιστικό Ίδρυμα Ομίλου Πειραιώς, Αγγέλου Γέροντα 6 Πλάκα Αθήνα, αίθουσα διαλέξεων ΠΙΟΠ. Organizers: INFORMATION: http://www.piop.gr/%289205286B04406561687B4CDCB861FB5733B8DB8BEBE6978B%29/eCportal.asp?ID=594&NT=105&Lang=1 , Phone number: 210-957.1305 & kravvaritie@piraeusbank.gr

October 31-November 2, 2008. Three-day Conference: Digital heritage in the new knowledge environment: shared spaces & open paths to cultural content. Organizers: The Directorate of the National Archive of Monuments under the General Directorate of Antiquities and Cultural Heritage of the Hellenic Ministry of Culture. INFORMATION: http://www.yppo.gr/3/g32.jsp?obj_id=18570