Nomination of Professor Phokion Kolaitis as a doctor honoris causa

The ceremony of the nomination of Phokion Kolaitis, Distinguished Professor of the Department of Computer Science, University of California, Santa Cruz as a Doctor Honoris Causa  of the Department of Mathematics and the Department of Informatics and Telecomunications of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens will be held on Tuesday, November 4th, 2014,  19:00-20:00, in the ceremony hall of the central building of the University of Athens (in Panepistimiou Steet).

Ceremony Program

19:10-19:15 Presentation by the university authorities

19:15-19:20 Nomination as Doctor Honoris Causa 

19:20-19:30 Presentation of the scientific contribution and personality of Phokion Kolaitis by L. Kirousis, Dept. of Mathematics, UoA

19:30-20:00 Talk of Phokion Kolaitis titled "Some thoughts on the relation of Computer Science with Logic"

The nomination ceremony will be followed by a dinner in honor of Phokion Kolaitis at the restaurant "To Kapodistriako" at the close-by building "Kostis Palamas"

Short CV of Phokion Kolaitis (in English)

Organizing Committee:  Vasilis Dougalis, Yannis Ioanidis, Lefteris Kirousis, Dimitrios Thilikos, Athanassios Tsarpalias