A special event for Patras data held on 02.02.2017 from the Institute Plato in Royal Theater. Keynote speaker the IM group. Professor of Strategy and International Relations Pan.Plymouth of Meg. Britain Dr. Mourtos George on subject:"The Greece in front of geopolitical changes." His speech riveted attendees with analysis of the circumstances around us yesterday & tomorrow and umbilical position of our country. A speech for "few" as characterized by the audience which applauded him with excitement.
Then the evening the Institute Plato awarded personalities (from the fields of Literature, Culture, Journalism, Sport, Policy, also entrepreneurship, social service, etc.) persons with their contribution offered to the community in accordance with the purposes of the Institute.
Honorary awards were:
The former Mayor of Patras Andreas Karavolas
The Former Mayor Aegio Apostle Karafotias
The Former Prefect of Achaia Stergios Katichoritis
Gr. Professor of Interventional Radiology Dimitrios Siamplis
The Patrinos industrialist Nikolaos Duero
The Doctor - Hematologist and pioneer in Voluntary Blood Donation Mrs. Anna Spiliotakara
The Editor - Journalist Christos Christopoulos
The acclaimed, internationally renowned Patrinos painter Mr. Dina Korfoxylioti - Fourfouras
The Patrinos Coordinator the Association "Kallipateira" Mrs. Mary Manousakis
- Event framed the Patraiki mandolin "Vocal" managed to distinguish and won the second prize among 13 choirs from all over Greece at the International festival "Mikis Theodorakis".
- Finally, Nikos Ikonomopoulos as President of the Institute received compliments for actions Mr ambitious objectives of the Institute in difficult times and has announced the creation of new Annexes and States in Aegio, the city of Chicago and New York.