3 March 2017 Start
3 March 2017 End
6.00 (reception starts at 8.00 p.m.) Time
Greece Cotsen Hall, ASCSA Anapiron Polemou 9, 11 521, Kolonaki, Athens


Honouring Odysseus: celebrating the work of Robert Laffineur

Friday, March 3, 2017

Event in honour of prof. Robert Laffineur “Honouring Odysseus: Celebrating the work of Robert Laffineur”, organized by the Belgian School at Athens and the American School of Classical Studies at Athens in cooperation with Aegeus – Society for Aegean Prehistory, the Minoan Seminar, the Mycenaean Seminar and the Cycladic Seminar.


Welcome by H.E. Mr. L. Liebaut, Ambassador of Belgium in Greece and Cyprus

J. Driessen (Director EBSA), Honouring Odysseus: celebrating the work of Robert Laffineur

E. Kountouri (Director Prehistoric & Classical Antiquities): Ερευνώντας τη μυκηναϊκή βόρεια Κωπαΐδα: Επιφανειακές και ανασκαφικές έρευνες κατά την περίοδο 2011-2016 / Investigating the Mycenaean Northern Kopais: surface survey and excavation research during the period 2011-2016

J. Wright (Director ASCSA), Revolutionizing the social order and the creation of a Mycenaean visual culture

J. Bennet (Director BSA), ko-wi-ro-wo-ko (and other specialists in the Mycenaean documents)

R. Laffineur, Travelling the World. Thirty Years of Rencontres égéennes internationales/International Aegean Conferences

Handing over of the Festschrift RA-PI-NE-U. Studies in the Mycenaean World offered to Robert Laffineur for his 70th Birthday