Aristotle and Jeffrey D. Sachs’ Model of Global Economic Development

On Thursday, July 25, 2019a scientific meeting was held at the KEDEA Building of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki with the renowned economist Jeffrey D. Sachs. Columbia University Professor Jeffrey Sachs presented his proposal for an economic model based on the principles of Aristotle’s ethics; then followed a discussion and an exchange of views and suggestions.

Meeting of the President of the Hellenic Republic with Members of the Board of Directors of the “Interdisciplinary Centre for Aristotle Studies,” of AUTh, and the Joint Steering Committee of the A.U.Th. and the Municipality of Aristotle



The “Interdisciplinary Center for Aristotle Studies,” A.U.Th. contributes to the project for the foundation of the “International Cultural Center of Ancient Stageira: Aristotle”

On Thursday May 16, 2019, a Press Conference was held at the Senate Hall o A.U.Th. for the presentation of the business plan for the foundation of the “International Cultural Center of Ancient Stageira: Aristotle.” The aim of this Centre is to study and promote on an international level the work of the Macedonian philosopher Aristotle, as well as to promote the Municipality’s characteristic advantages, which are connected with the local history, archaeology, natural environment and touristic attractions. 

L' heritage d' Aristotle aujourd'hui:L' articulation des sciences et des arts.Rencontre interdisciplinaire organisée par la Fédération de Recherche Environnement et Société en partenariat avec Interdisciplinary Centre for Aristotle Studies, 5-9 Mars 2019

Lecture of Demetra Sfendoni-Mentzou, Professor Emerita of Philosophy of Science and President of the “Interdisciplinary Centre for Aristotle Studies,” A.U.Th., at the University of Milano, February 15, 2019

On February 15, 2019, Demetra Sfendoni –Mentzou, Professor Emerita of Philosophy of Science and President of the “Interdisciplinary Center for Aristotle Studies,” of A.U.TH., gave a lecture at the Sala Napoleonica of the Neo-Classical Palazzo Greppi (18th Century) of the Università degli Studi di Milano.

A group of fifteen members from the University of Beijing visits the “Interdisciplinary Centre for Aristotle Studies,”A.U.TH., January 29th, 2019

On the 29thof January, 2019, a group of fifteen members of the University of Beijing visited the “Interdisciplinary Centre for Aristotle Studies” (DI.K.A.M.) of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. The members of the group were Professor of Ancient and Medieval Philosophy, Wu Tianyue, Professor of Taoism, Wang Zongyu, Professor of Philosophy of Science, Ji Jianzhong, and doctor of Intellectual History, Hui Hui, as well as eleven students of the Lifelong Learning Program of the University of Beijing.

Απονομή τιμής σε μέλη του Α.Π.Θ. που διακρίθηκαν κατά το 2018

Την Τετάρτη 30 Ιανουαρίου 2019, στο πλαίσιο του λαμπρού εορτασμού των Τριών Ιεραρχών, παρουσία των Πρυτανικών Αρχών και της Συγκλήτου, πραγματοποιήθηκε η εκδήλωση απονομής τιμής στα μέλη ΔΕΠ και φοιτητές της πανεπιστημιακής κοινότητας που έλαβαν σημαντικές διακρίσεις από εθνικούς και διεθνείς φορείς κατά το 2018. (

8th Lecture of the Series "ARISTOTLE TODAY". Demetra Sfendoni-Mentzou: How Aristotle views nature: Aristotle's philosophy of nature and contemporary science, January 23, 2019, 19:00-21:00 (Thessaloniki Concert Hall)

7th Lecture of the Series "ARISTOTLE TODAY". Tereza Pentzopoulou-Valala: Metaphysics and Theology in Aristotle, January 16, 2019, 19:00-21:00 (Thessaloniki Concert Hall)




6th Lecture of the Series "ARISTOTLE TODAY". Myrto Dragona-Monachou: Medicine in Aristotle's work and contemporary Bioethics, December 19, 2018, 19:00-21:00 (Thessaloniki Concert Hall)

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The event will close with Christmas Carols by