3rd Short Course: Panel Data Methods June 22-25, 2015 Thessaloniki, GREECE

  • Alexander the Great & Bucephalus: One of the greatest military geniuses in history, Alexander the Great was born in 356 B.C. in Pella, Macedonia.

    Alexander the Great & Bucephalus: One of the greatest military geniuses in history, Alexander the Great was born in 356 B.C. in Pella, Macedonia.

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    The "Umbrellas" sculpture on Thessaloniki’s new sea front is a 13-metre high artistic creation. The work was created by Georgios Zoggolopoulos (1903-2004).

  • Walls of Thessaloniki: The Walls of Thessaloniki are the city walls surrounding the city of Thessaloniki during the Middle Ages and until the late 19th century.

    Walls of Thessaloniki: The Walls of Thessaloniki are the city walls surrounding the city of Thessaloniki during the Middle Ages and until the late 19th century.

  • The White Tower, in Nikis Street, the waterfront boulevard, is the symbol of Thessaloniki. The tower dates from the period of the Ottoman Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent (1520- 1566)

    The White Tower, in Nikis Street, the waterfront boulevard, is the symbol of Thessaloniki. The tower dates from the period of the Ottoman Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent (1520- 1566)

ACCOMMODATION

Contact details

For additional information and queries concerning the Course please contact by email the secretary at: sce@uom.gr

Accommodation

Participants benefit from a special rate in the following hotels:

  • Grand Hotel Palace (5-stars, free transportation to/from the University of Macedonia upon arrangement, € 55 for a deluxe single room and € 65 for a deluxe double room including breakfast and taxes
  • ABC hotel (3-stars, 10 minutes walking distance): € 47 for a single room and € 52 for a double room including breakfast and taxes
  • Park hotel (3-stars, city center): € 39 for a single room, € 46 for a double room and € 59 for a triple room, including breakfast and taxes

To benefit from these special rates, participants should contact directly the hotels, mentioning that they are attending the 3rd Short Course in Panel Data Analysis (University of Macedonia). Alternatively, there are other good value hotels in the city.

Venue

The Short Course takes place at the University of Macedonia (Thessalonki, GREECE)
URL: http://www.uom.gr/index.php?newlang=eng

Thessaloniki is the European Youth Capital for 2014 and a former European Capital  of Culture. Fifteen of the city’s monuments are listed as Unesco World Heritage sites.  In 2013 Thessaloniki was listed as one of National Geographic’s 20 ‘Must-See’ places  in the world and has been ranked 5th in Lonely Planet’s World’s Top 10 party cities.  The city hosted a number of sports events during the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens.

Airport

The airport of Thessaloniki is the International Airport ‘Makedonia’, located 14 km. from the city center. You can get to Thessaloniki by using the bus No 78 or taxi.
For more information visit URL: http://www.thessalonikiairport.com/ and URL: http://www.oasth.gr/index_eng.php