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"The intertemporal course of prevention as a facilitating force for social empowerment"
9th – 11th of March 2018 / KEDEA Building, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki


The aim of the conference is contribute to the scientific dialogue about the role of the Prevention of Addictions and the Promotion of the Psychosocial Health and the research of new perspective in the new social era. The ambition is to become a place of scientific interaction and networking for health, mental health and education professionals as well as members of the broader community.

Therefore we proceed to organise the 1st Pan-Hellenic Interdisciplinary Conference of the Centers of Prevention of Addictions and the Promotion of Psychosocial Health, in a spirit of critical reflection based on exchanging knowledge and practices, on open discussions of the difficulties and the prospects we face at the present times.

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Main Topics

  • Health Policies and Prevention of Addictions
  • Fields of Applying Preventive methods in the new social era
  • Quality Standards of Addiction Preventive Methods

The objectives of the conference are:

  • Highlighting the necessity of the Prevention of Addictions especially nowadays
  • The critical reflection and the evaluation of Prevention
  • The scientific growth and limitations within the field of Prevention of Addictions and the Promotion of Psychosocial Health
  • Discussing proposals on the future course and development of Addiction Prevention

Basic Programme Structure

  • Pivotal Speeches
  • Round Tables
  • Discussion/Feedback groups/Reflection workshops
  • Posters


logo seiriosSeirios  | Centers for the Prevention of Addictions and the Promotion of Psychosocial health, Municipality of Thessaloniki, in collaboration with OKANA

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The attendance of the conference (including the workshops) is free.

However, it is required to submit an application form if you intend to participate in workshops (due to the limited number of participants per workshop) and/or a registration form in order to attend the other sessions of the conference.

All cancellations must be made in writing to SYMVOLI | Conference & Cultural Management and sent by e-mail to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Application Form for Workshops (soon to be available)
Registration Form (soon to be available)

Dates to Remember

Early expression of interest in coordinating: November 30, 2017 NEW!
Coordinator Acceptance Notice: December 15, 2017 NEW!
Early application for workshops: January 30, 2018
Submission of summaries for posters: November 30, 2017
Notification of acceptance of posters: December 15, 2017
Registration at the conference: January 30, 2018
Conference: March 9 - 11, 2018


For any further questions regarding the 16ECEE please contact us.

T. +30 2310 433099
F. +30 2310 433599