Chios, Greece

Asecu Youth International Conference and Summer School

when 6 August 2023 - 13 August 2023
language English
duration 1 week
credits 4 EC
fee EUR 150

During the summer school – Conference the following main activities will take place:

> The conference, where students will present their papers.

> The Summer School, where professors will present their lectures.
> Round Table discussions, where students will work in groups and will deliver a final document on a specific topic, which will be assigned in the first day of the Summer School.

> Various activities: interactive games, sport activities, and excursions in Chios.
> Global Village, where delegations introduce their country through folk music, dance, traditional costumes, food, and drinks

Course leader

Apostolos Christopoulos

Target group

> Undergraduates
> Graduates
> PhD Candidates
> Researchers/Postdocs

Course aim

The participants will have the opportunity to attend the work of approximately 100 participants and the lectures of approximately 10 professors on subjects covering the following:

> The market: ethical limits, market failures and needs for correction

> Inequalities, social discrimination and need for correction

> Climate change and energy costs

> Is technology a common good or is it a factor of greater inequalities?

> Ethical standards in tourism and the goal of sustainability

> Positive and negative impacts of the tourism industry

> The common good in the ancient period and modern society

> Common good and the role of the media

> Common good and the role of government

> How the common good can be affected by ESG

> The protection of the environment in terms of the common good

> The common good in a world of global changes

> Social and economic asymmetries worldwide

Credits info

4 EC
Total 87.75 hours, 4 ECTS units

Fee info

EUR 150: Fee per student of an ASECU member University
EUR 300: Fee per student of a University affiliated with ASECU