Posts Tagged ‘Hellenic Centre’

The BDI@608: Revival?

The BDI@608: Revival?
John Faraclas For a second day the BDI (Baltic Dry Index) saw a light improvement  since yesterday despite the continue fall of the Capes. Developments in Geopolitics must be watched as they might produce unwanted detrimental situations… John Faraclas’ brief daily recap: These 10 points today was...
February 13th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Art and auctions, Chartering, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Emissions, Environment, Holidays, Markets, News, People and Places, Reports, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The BDI@598: as “odd” as it gets…

The BDI@598: as “odd” as it gets…
John Faraclas Finally a day, after quite a while we see the BDI on the plus, even three points make a big difference. In Geopolitics we see that aggression is there to stay. John Faraclas’ brief daily recap: The Cape’s BCI approached dangerous level after losing another 25 points and now stands at...
February 12th, 2019 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Insight, Markets, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Falling BDI@1,169: not yet a disaster…

Falling BDI@1,169: not yet a disaster…
John Faraclas. Picture credits George Christakis The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost nearly 100 points on a weekly basis and now stands at 1,169; Geopolitics in jeopardy… John Faraclas’ daily and weekly recap: The BDI was down 20 points earlier on today and now reads 1,169 and was exactly 91 points down...
January 11th, 2019 | Charity, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Markets, Military, Music, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The BDI@1,339: The roulette wheel keeps turning. It all depends on what day of the week you fix

The BDI@1,339: The roulette wheel keeps turning. It all depends on what day of the week you fix
John Faraclas The BDI@1,339: The roulette wheel keeps turning. It all depends on what day of the week you fix. Just compare to only 5 days ago (22/11) and see what you get out of this. The BCI has exactly doubled whilst Handies and Supras are completely flat; all the Capes heading to China. Geopolitics...
November 27th, 2018 | Associations, Classification Societies, Insight, Insurance and Reinsurance, IUA, Marine Insurance, Markets, News, Reports, Technical, Technology | Read More

Lesvos: Between Hope and Despair. Margarita Mavromichalis shows London her moving photo series

Lesvos: Between Hope and Despair. Margarita Mavromichalis shows London her moving photo series
Margarita Mavromichalis. Lesvos: Between Hope and Despair. Margarita Mavromichalis shows London her moving photo series By James Brewer and John Faraclas In a series of 35 dramatic photos on display at the Hellenic Centre in London is crystalised the refugee crisis that gnaws at the eastern Mediterranean...
November 18th, 2018 | Events, Exhibitions, Insight, Photography | Read More

Angelos: Let There Be Light – artist’s cosmic retrospective at the Hellenic Centre

Angelos: Let There Be Light – artist’s cosmic retrospective at the Hellenic Centre
Maridia Kafetzopoulou, Angelos, and Constantine Lemos, Angelos: Let There Be Light – artist’s cosmic retrospective at the Hellenic Centre James Brewer and John Faraclas were at an opening night with a galactic ambience. Their report: Some 400 people, including an array of dignitaries, flocked to...
April 28th, 2018 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions, Insight, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places | Read More

Angelos: Let There Be Light

Angelos: Let There Be Light
Angelos: Let There Be Light An immersive retrospective exhibition of renowned Greek artist addresses the decay of society and spiritual wealth Opens Saturday 28 April 2018 at The Hellenic Centre in London. A disgusting scent is arising to the atmosphere. It is the smell of a dying civilization. I suspect...
April 16th, 2018 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture, Person Profiles | Read More

The Film: AMERIKA SQUARE !

The Film: AMERIKA SQUARE !
AMERIKA SQUARE at The Hellenic Centre on Sunday 25th February, 2018 How do the fates of a local tattoo artist, a Syrian refugee from Aleppo and a young xenophobic man intersect? What happens when the fountain of your local square becomes the symbol of your identity, when you start to rediscover your...
February 25th, 2018 | Awards, Events, Film Industry, Immigration, Insight, People and Places | Read More

A jazz evening at the Hellenic Centre

A jazz evening at the Hellenic Centre
. The Hellenic Centre opened its doors to the New Year with an unforgettable jazz evening. Celebrating 2018, just one year to the Centre’s 25th Anniversary, the guests were treated to a glass of wine and had a chance to win the coin in this year’s Vasilopitta Cake (New Year’s Cake). An evening...
January 21st, 2018 | Anniversaries, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

ISALOS Conference: World Trade & Commerce: why Go Maritime in this turbulent era?

ISALOS Conference: World Trade & Commerce: why Go Maritime in this turbulent era?
The London Hellenic Centre For the first time, Isalos.net (the new educational initiative of the Naftika Chronika magazine), in collaboration with the Greek Shipping Cooperation Committee, is hosting a conference in London titled “World Trade & Commerce: why Go Maritime in this turbulent era?.” The...
January 16th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Memory & Harmony – An evening celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Hellenic Institute

Memory & Harmony – An evening celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Hellenic Institute
Dr. Charalampos Dendrinos, Director of The Hellenic Institute, Royal Holloway On Thursday 30th of November, the Hellenic Institute celebrated its 25th anniversary with a beautiful evening of music and discussion held in its main hall. Dr Evelyn Stefanaki writes: Natasha Lemos, Member of Executive Board...
December 2nd, 2017 | Anniversaries, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Music | Read More

“AMERIKA SQUARE “ – A Greek film with Oscars and Golden Globe aspirations in 2018.

“AMERIKA SQUARE “ – A Greek film with Oscars and Golden Globe aspirations in 2018.
. Marblemen Productions, a nascent Greek owned independent film production company, headed by George T. Lemos and Nikkos J. Frangos, is proud to have produced the feature length film, Amerika Square (ΠΛΑΤΕΙΑ ΑΜΕΡΙΚΗΣ) which has been submitted by Greece for an Academy Award (Oscar) nomination...
November 27th, 2017 | Awards, Clubs, Events, Film Industry, Immigration, Insight | Read More

Screening of the film ‘Cloudy Sunday’ by M Manousakis at the Hellenic Centre

Screening of the film ‘Cloudy Sunday’ by M Manousakis at the Hellenic Centre
Cloudy Sunday; a reality on “stage”… -pic by Omiros Angelopoulos The Hellenic Centre which promotes awareness of our Hellenic culture and history in the UK, via exhibitions, lectures, concerts etc, was successful in purchasing the rights from the distributor of the film Cloudy Sunday,...
November 23rd, 2017 | Books, Events, Film Industry, Music, News | Read More

Aristotle on Rationality in Action

Aristotle on Rationality in Action
Prof. Anthony Price delivering his speech As mentioned in our daily recap on the Markets and Geopolitics, a great philosophical evening event took place last night at the Friends Room of London’s Hellenic Centre. Professor Anthony Price from Birkbeck College delivered the much awaited speech about...
February 8th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Lykion Ton Hellinidon: the 2016 Annual Christmas Bazaar at the Hellenic Centre

Lykion Ton Hellinidon: the 2016 Annual Christmas Bazaar at the Hellenic Centre
l to r: Pighi N. Skinitis, Anny J. Zade, Tina Tsoukala, Natasha Konstandellou, Tenia Koroneou and Iris Liaskoni at the Yfantourgimata stand Following the successful Annual Christmas Lunch at the Royal Thames Yacht Club last Sunday, the Lyceums last event for 2016 was also a great success. Earlier on...
December 16th, 2016 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Holidays, Religion | Read More

Powerful shots characterise Theologitis’ Hellenic Boats…

Powerful shots characterise Theologitis’ Hellenic Boats…
Life at sea with bright but tranquil colors express Andreas Theologitis’ photography As we announced on the 2nd of September today was the private view of yet another maritime event at the Friends Room in London’s Hellenic Centre. Anny Zade writes: Maritime Art is what we support ever since ALLABOUTSHIPPING...
September 8th, 2016 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Maritime Art, Photography | Read More

Cynthia Tzitzis’ W1D

Cynthia Tzitzis’ W1D
George Leventis (SYCO Entertainment)-Angelika Kavouni (Plastic Surgeon) Sofia Konstantopoulou Papadopoulos Meliora Communications Cynthia Tzitzis’ solo photo-documentary exhibition organized by Meliora Communications is taking place until the 2nd December 2015 at the iconic Friends Room of the Hellenic...
November 28th, 2015 | Art and auctions, Charity, Exhibitions, Photography | Read More

Jazz Democracy at London’s Hellenic Centre

Jazz Democracy at London’s Hellenic Centre
Dimitris Vasilakis performing with his saxophone and at the piano Nikolas Anadolis International acclaimed saxophonist Dimitri N. Vassilakis outperformed any previous event of its kind at a full house in London Hellenic Centre’s Great Hall! The event, part of the EFG London Jazz Festival – 13 to...
November 17th, 2015 | Charity, Clubs, Communication, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Music | Read More

The Genocide of Pontian Greeks

The Genocide of Pontian Greeks
Prof. Konstantionos E. Fotiadis at the podium delivering his speech   What an event that was earlier on tonight at London Hellenic Centre’s Main Hall! An excellent speech*, brief and to the point by Professor Konstantinos E. Fotiadis, a unique recital performance by Konstantinos and Matthaios...
October 22nd, 2015 | Associations, Books, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, European Union, Events, People and Places, Politics and Government, UN | Read More

What next for Greece…

What next for Greece…
Vicky Pryce at a full house in London’s Hellenic Centre delivering her speech Earlier tonight, at a full house in London’s Hellenic Centre, Vicky Pryce, Chief  Economic Adviser, CEBR, delivered from heart an excellent speech on what really to expect for Greece in the short and long term. She...
September 23rd, 2015 | Associations, Events, Markets | Read More

Hellenic Armed Forces Day 2014

Hellenic Armed Forces Day 2014
Captain (HN) Apostolos Trivlidis and his wife A full house in London Hellenic Centre’s Great Hall, celebrated earlier tonight in modesty and traditional style the 21st of November, the Hellenic Armed Forces Day, were the Hellenic Defence Attaché Captain (HN) Apostolos Trivlidis and his wife Mrs....
November 18th, 2014 | Anniversaries, Associations, Events, HR, Military, News, Politics and Government | Read More

London’s Hellenic Centre celebrates its 20th Anniversary in style

London’s Hellenic Centre celebrates its 20th Anniversary in style
Over the weekend, The Hellenic Centre celebrated its 20th Anniversary in class and style with an excellent programme of events promoting its cultural and educational presence in the British capital. The events reflected on the spirit and mission of this unique centre of Hellenism. From its foundation...
November 16th, 2014 | Academia, Anniversaries, Art and auctions, Associations, Charity, Clubs, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Corporate Social Responsibility, Education and Training, Events, Exhibitions, Fashion, Film Industry, HR, Jewelry, Maritime Art, Music, News, Paintings and Sculpture, Photography, Press and Media, Religion | Read More

The Sunrise

The Sunrise
Victoria Hislop signing one of the books Last night at a full house in London’s Hellenic Centre, the world acclaimed author and specialist on Hellenic novel/stories, Victoria Hislop talked about her new book “The Sunrise”! Over 260 people attended with the Great Hall bursting to its seams as well...
September 24th, 2014 | Associations, Awards, Books, Charity, Events, HR, News | Read More

Beaton’s “Byron’s War” wins Runciman’s Award

Beaton’s “Byron’s War” wins Runciman’s Award
The winner of the Runcimn Award Prof. Roderick Beaton having just received the award from Ms Vassiliki Campbell CEO of the National Bank of Greece London Branch A full house at London’s Hellenic Centre witnessed one of the greatest evenings since its opening 20 plus years ago, with Professor Roderick...
June 20th, 2014 | Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, Banking, Books, Events | Read More

The Development of Greek Shipping Dynasties: Succession across Generations; issues to remember!

The Development of Greek Shipping Dynasties: Succession across Generations; issues to remember!
The panel on an l to r: Prof. Panikkos Poutziouris, Dr. Loukas Glyptis, Haralambos J. Fafalios and George K.  Mouskas Following the successful delivery of the workshop “The Development of Greek Shipping Dynasties: Succession across Generations”, which was conducted on 29th April, 2014 by UClan Cyprus,...
May 8th, 2014 | Academia, Books, Charity, Company Profiles, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Corporate Social Responsibility, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime History and Museums, People and Places | Read More