Tbilisi, Georgia
December  12-13, 2017
ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University
I. Chavchavadze Ave., N1, Tbilisi, 0179

The International Symposium in Honour of the 180th Anniversary of the Birth of Ilia Chavchavadze is organized by the Faculty of Humanities at Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University. 

The Symposium is planned within the frames of marking the 180th anniversary from the Birth and 110th Anniversary from the death of Ilia Chavchavadze. TSU Faculty of Humanities has planned the following events: 

1.   International Academic Symposium -  December 12-13, 2017;

2.   Students' Academic Conference - December 14-16, 2017;

3.     Essay contest for students: "Ilia and Georgia" - December 14, 2017;

4.   "We Read Ilia" -  December 14, 2017;

5.   Opening of the Exhibition "My Quill" The Works of Ilia Chavchavadze at Tbilisi State University Library - December 12, 2017;

6.   Cultural event: Wreath-laying Ceremony at Ilia Chavchavadze’s tomb, Visiting Ilia Chavchavadze State MuseumDecember 13, 2017.


The two-day Symposium will present the outstanding keynote speakers. Abstracts on Ilia Chavchavadze's legacy or related topics are welcome from all over the world. 

Please submit your abstracts by November 10, 2017 using the registration form