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Welcome Drinks Reception and Early Registration

Tuesday 5th September 2023

We will be hosting a Welcome Drinks Reception at the Pool Bar within the Royal Olympic Hotel on Tuesday evening. This is an opportunity for you to come and meet us early ahead of the conference! Register and collect your conference materials before enjoying some light refreshments and networking beside the pool.

Address: 28-34 Athanasiou Diakou Str. 117 43, Athens, Greece

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Timing: Early Registration: TBC / Drinks Reception: TBC

Evening Social Excursion and Networking event

Wednesday 6th September 2023

Please join us on our exclusive Networking event for KES2023 this year we will be experiencing the 'Senses of Athens'. We will be taking a guide walking tour of the historical centre of Athens taking in 3 stops along the way using our senses to experience Athens:

  • "Tasting" a glass of ouzo & meze plate per person (dolmadaki, sausage, beans, tomato, potato salad, tzatziki).
  • At "Anafiotika" area for dancing Syrtaki & "Hear" the famous "Greek Zorba song", with an English speaking dancing instructor.
  • "Touching" while participating in a komboloi "open-space" workshop in Plaka (a komboloi souvenir per person).

Price: €45 per person until the 4th September 2023 (Tickets will be available at the registration desk at €50 per person)

Timing: 19:00 at the Royal Olympic Hotel.

Gala Dinner

Thursday 7th September 2023

This year's Gala Dinner will be held in the esteemed Ioannis Restaurant, located in the rooftop garden of the Royal Olympic Hotel.

The restaurant directly overlooks the Temple of Zeus and National Garden, with grand views of Acropolis and other archaeological sites. Its rooftop terrace provides the perfect viewing platform to see the city in all of its natural beauty. The gala dinner will include of a three-course gourmet meal with beverages, followed by the KES conference awards ceremony. All of this alongside plenty of networking opportunities will make for an amazing night not to be missed!

The conference Gala Dinner will take place on the evening of 7th September 2023.

For those who require a vegetarian option, please contact , and we can arrange this for you.

PLEASE NOTE - A gala dinner ticket is INCLUDED with a Full Registration. Those with a student registration will need to buy a separate ticket if they want to attend.

Ticket Price: €80 per person

Timing of Event: TBC


27th Annual
KES Conference
Athens, Greece
6-8 September 2023