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CyI Events

The Cyprus Institute’s mission includes the promotion and dissemination of scientific knowledge through public lectures, colloquia, seminars and other events. These include the prestigious Hubert Curien and Enrico Fermi Lecture series, and feature prominent speakers from around the world.

Unless otherwise noted, all events are open to the public, are presented in English, and take place at The Cyprus Institute, Athalassa Campus.  Please consult the list below for more details, including exact time and location.

Events Calendar

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Upcoming Events

Date & TimeTypeTitleSpeaker
12 December 2023
Starts: 13:00
Seminar CY-MATHS-IN & SimEA Seminar: A Two-species Model for the Rheology of Associative Polymer Networks From Nonequilibrium Thermodynamics Assist. Prof. Pavlos S.Stephanou, Thermodynamics and Transport Phenomena Laboratory (T2PL), Department of Chemical Engineering, Cyprus University of Technology
14 December 2023
Starts: 16:00
Colloquium Undesirable Stories / Frightful Places: Revisiting a Concentration Camp through Immersion Dr. Agiatis Benardou, Director, European Digital Research Infrastructure for the Arts and Humanities (DARIAH)



Past Events

A list of CyI Events so far during 2023.  Also, see our previous events in 2022 and other years using the links at the bottom of this page.

Date & TimeTypeTitleSpeaker
1 December 2023
Starts 09:00
Workshop Progressing in Green Transition: Advancing the Clean Energy Agenda Through Industrial Applications of Solar Energy Visit the web page for more information
30 November 2023
Starts: 16:00
Colloquium Applied Research in Greece: The Current Landscape Through the Lens of Athena Research Center Ioannis Emiris, President and Director General of ATHENA Research & Innovation Center, Greece
29 November 2023
Starts: 13:00
Seminar CY-MATHS-IN & SimEA Seminar: InSysBio: Modeling and Simulations in Quantitative Systems Pharmacology Dr Evgeny Metelkin, Director of Software Development Department, Co-founder, InSysBio Cy Ltd
Ivan Borisov, Senior Software Developer, InSysBio Cy Ltd
21 November 2023
Starts 14:00
Seminar Scanning Near Field Optical Microscopy a Label Free Super-Resolution Technique Prof. George A. Stanciu, National University of Science and Technology Politehnica of Bucharest
21 November 2023
Starts 13:00
Seminar A Tour of Selp-Supervised Learning in Computer Vision Nikos Komodakis, Assistant Professor, Computer Science Department, University of Crete
15 November 2023
Starts: 10:00
Seminar Navigating the Academic to Entrepreneurial Journey: Insights and Inspirations from MIT Karen Golmer, Former Innovation Manager of the MIT Deshpande Centre Grant and Catalyst Program
14 November 2023
Starts: 13:00
Seminar Computational Investigation of Underlying Disease Mechanisms and in Silico Drug Repurposing George M. Spyrou, Bioinformatics ERA Chair, Professor & Head, Bioinformatics Department, The Cyprus Institute of Neurology & Genetics (CING), Nicosia, Cyprus
8 November 2023
Starts: 10:00
Seminar Innovative Big Data Analytics and Applications Dr Constantinos Costa, Visiting Assistant Professor, University of Cyprus; Co-founder & CEO, Rinnoco Ltd
7 November 2023
Starts: 13:00
Seminar Seminar: Function-space Regularized Divergences Applied in Generative Machine Learning Prof. Yannis Pantazis, Principal Researcher, Institute of Applied and Computational Mathematics of the Foundation of Research and Technology - Hellas (IACM-FORTH), Greece
7 November 2023
All day
Workshop 3rd Annual Online Workshop:
Climate and Atmosphere Research & Innovation in the Eastern Mediterranean & Middle East
Visit the website for to register and submit and abstract
2 November 2023
Starts: 16:00
Colloquium Vision-based Robotic Perception: Are We There Yet? Prof. Margarita Chli, Director, Vision for Robotics Lab, University of Cyprus & ETH Zürich
1 November 2023
Starts: 17:30
Ανοικτή Συζήτηση Τo Ενεργειακό Γίγνεσθαι Στην Κύπρο Visit the web page for more information
26 - 28 October 2023
All day
Conference International Congress on Roman Bioarchaeology Visit the website for more information
24 October 2023
Starts: 13:00
Seminar Personalized In Silico Modelling of Disease Progression and Treatment Outcome Prediction Prof. Vasileios Vavourakis, University of Cyprus
17 October 2023
Starts: 13:00
Seminar A Data Science Pipeline for Big Linked Geospatial Data Prof. Manolis Koubarakis, Director of Graduate Studies, Dept. of Informatics & Telecommunications, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens
21 - 22 September 2023
Starts: 9:00
Conference Celebration of 5 Years of Activity of the A.G. Leventis Chair in Archaeological Sciences at The Cyprus Institute View the full programme for Thursday and Friday
20 September 2023
Starts: 18:00
Public Lecture Remaking the Middle Sea with Archaeological Science: Eight Questions that Mediterranean Archaeologists Should be Interested in Prof. Cyprian Broodbank, University of Cambridge
More information available soon
19 September 2023
Starts: 13:00
Seminar Amphiphilic Polymer Conetworks: A Quarter-Century Journey from Experiments to Thermodynamic Modeling and Molecular Simulations Prof. Costas S. Patrickios, Dept. Chemistry, University of Cyprus
12 September 2023
Starts: 13:00
Seminar Algorithms and Systems for the IoT Data Revolution Prof. Demetris Zeinalipour, University of Cyprus
11 September 2023
Starts: 16:00
Public Lecture Public Lecture in the frame of DIGIGRAF project:
Deciphering the Engraved Crosses in the Holy Sepulcher - Saint Helena Chapel
Visit the web page for more information
8 September 2023
Starts: 10:00
Seminar Textual Inversion Prof. Daniel Cohen-Or, Tel Aviv University, Israel
18 July 2023
Starts: 13:00
Seminar CY-MATHS-IN Seminar: Mathematical Modelling Across Scales and Disciplines: From Fertilization and Embryogenesis to Viral Disease Transmission Dr Katerina Kaouri, Associate Professor in Applied Mathematics, Cardiff University, UK
25 July 2023
Starts: 13:00
Seminar Applications of Machine Learning in Studies of Galaxy Evolution Prof. Andreas Efstathiou, Rector, European University Cyprus
11 July 2023
Starts 15:00
Training /  Informational DiGiNN Cyprus Training and Informational Event: Empowering the Future of your Business - Embracing HPC, AI & Data Science Find out more and book your seat
4 July 2023
Starts: 13:00
Seminar Neural Networks as Thermodynamic Physical Systems Assist. Prof. Dimitris Giataganas, National Sun-yat Sen University, Taiwan
27 June 2023
Starts: 18:30
Public Lecture ALBA and Science for Sustainability in Synchrotrons Prof. Caterina Biscari, Director of ALBA Synchrotron
27 & 28 June 2023
Starts: 14:30 (Tue, 27 June)
Inauguration Events BioMERA Inauguration Events More information can be found here
22 June 2023
Starts: 16:00
Public Lecture Enrico Fermi Lecture Series
Agriculture in the Climate Crisis: Facts, Trends and Systemic Solutions
Prof. Donatella Spano, University of Sassari and Euro-Mediterranean Center on Climate Change
13 June 2023
All day
Seminar Seminar: A Novel Approach to the Inverse Problem Prof. Costas Papanicolas, Institute Professor, President Emeritus, CEO of The Cyprus Research and Educational Foundation (CREF)
9 June 2023
Starts: 9:15
Workshop Innovation Workshop and Speed Networking Event More information can be found here.  Please register using this form
8 June 2023
Starts: 16:00
Colloquium Links Between Different Ecosystems, Clouds and Climate Assist. Prof. Tuija Jokinen, Climate and Atmosphere Research Center (CARE-C), The Cyprus Institite
8 June 2023
All day
Workshop Workshop: Innovation in Atmospheric Measurement Techniques More information can be found here
6 June 2023
Starts: 13:00
Seminar Sparse Training in Deep Reinforcement Learning Assist. Prof. Elena Mocanu, University of Twente
1 June 2023
Starts: 16:00
Colloquium & Documentary Projection Being an Islander Project and the Islanders Exhibition: How to Do Research and Public Engagement Differently Dr Anastasia Christophilopoulou, Senior Curator of the Ancient Mediterranean, Fitzwilliam Museum
31 May 2023
Starts: 15:00
Presentation La lettera e il Leone: Venetian Epigraphs on Cyprus Visit the webpage for more information
30 May 2023
Starts: 13:00
Seminar Sparse Training in Supervised and Unsupervised Deep Learning Assoc. Prof. Decebal Constantin Mocanu, University of Luxembourg
29 - 31 May 2023
Virtual Event The Cyprus Institute Graduate School Virtual Open Day Events Program Coordinators, Instructors and the Head of the Office of The Cyprus Institute Graduate School
25 May 2023
Starts: 16:00
Colloquium Effect of a Nearby Supernova on Earth’s Atmosphere and Climate Assoc. Prof. Theodoros Christoudias, Climate and Atmosphere Research Center (CARE-C), The Cyprus Institite
23-24 May 2023
All day
Training Event Data Analytics in the Era of Large-scale Machine Learning Visit the webpage for more information
23 May 2023
Starts: 13:30
Seminar Tensorization and Uncertainty Quantification in Machine Learning Dr Yinchong Yang, Siemens
16 May 2023
Starts: 13:00
Seminar Skyrmion Dynamics Within a Sigma-model for Chiral Antiferromagnets Prof. Stavros Komineas, Department of Mathematics and Applied Mathematics, University of Crete
12 May 2023
Starts: 11:00
Colloquium Concentrated Solar Thermal Energy: Optics, Heat Transfer, Chemistry Prof. Wojciech Lipiński
11 May 2023
Starts: 16:00
Colloquium The Changing Landscape of Research, Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Cyprus Prof. Andreas Anayiotos, Cyprus University of Technology and ERATOSTHENES Centre of Excellence
4 May 2023
Starts: 16:00
Colloquium Information Technology for the Anthropocene Prof. Norberto Patrignani, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
2 May 2023
Starts: 13:00
Seminar Evolution PDEs Arising in Multifluid-multiscale Flows Professor Demetrios Papageorgiou, Imperial College London
27 April 2023
Starts: 16:00
Colloquium Driving Heritage-scape Transitions Assoc. Prof. Georgios Artopoulos, Science and Technology in Archaeology and Culture Research Center (STARC), The Cyprus Institute
25 April 2023
Starts: 13:00
Seminar Generating the Unseen and Explaining the Seen - Machine Learning for the Environ-mental and Agricultural Sciences Prof. Ribana Roscher, University of Bonn
18 April 2023
Starts 11:00
Tour Tracing History at Saint John Lampadistis Monastery APAC Labs, STARC, The Cyprus Institute
11 April 2023
Starts: 16:00
Seminar Learning by Monitoring: Twinning and Model Discovery for Engineered Systems Prof. Eleni Chatzi, ETH Zürich
5 April 2023
All day
Fair The Cyprus Institute sCYence Fair 2023 Register and find out more, here!
28 March 2023
Starts: 13:00
Seminar CY-MATHS-IN: Real and Artificial Intelligence for Science and Engineering Prof. Wil Schilders, Eindhoven University of Technology & Hans Fischer Senior Fellow, TU Munich Institute for Advanced Study
23 March 2023
Starts: 16:00
Colloquium Data Driven Character Animation and Simulation Prof. Yiorgos Chrysanthou, University of Cyprus; Research Director of the Centre on Interactive Media, Smart Systems and Emerging Technologies - CYENS Centre of Excellence.
21 March 2023
Starts: 13:00
Seminar Improving Decision Making with Machine Learning, Provably Dr. Manuel Gomez Rodriguez, Max Planck Institute for Software Systems
14 March 2023
Starts: 13:00
Seminar CY-MATHS-IN: Mathematics for Life Sciences and for Industry Prof. Vivi Rottschäfer, University of Leiden & University of Amsterdam
9 March 2023
Starts: 16:00
Colloquium New Tools, Old Tales: Frontiers and Contexts for Heritage Research Assoc. Prof. Nikolas Bakirtzis, Science and Technology in Archaeology and Culture Research Center (STARC), The Cyprus Institute
7 March 2023
Starts: 13:00
Seminar Molecular Simulations of Epoxy Networks and Nanocomposites Dr. Spyros Kallivokas, National Technical University of Athens (NTUA)
23 February 2023
Starts: 16:00
Colloquium QUEST kick-off and Quantum Computing Colloquium Dr Karl Jansen, QUEST ERA Chair; Professor at The Cyprus Institute; Head of the Center for Quantum Technologies and Applications, DESY-Zeuthen, Germany
21 February 2023
Starts: 16:00
Seminar High Fidelity Bottom-up Coarse-Graining of Complex Condensed Matters: Structure and Dynamics Dr. Jaehyeok Jin, Postdoctoral Fellow in Chemical Sciences, Columbia University, USA
9 February 2023
Starts: 16:00
Colloquium Will the Energy Crisis Become a Recurring Phenomenon? Dr Charles Ellinas, Oil & Gas Consultant and Senior Fellow, Atlantic Council
31 January 2023
Starts 13:00
Seminar CY-MATHS-IN: Taylor Mapping and Polynomial Neural Networks for Solution of Forward and Inverse ODE Problems Hon. Prof. Dr Uwe Iben, Chief Expert Applied Mathematics (CR/AME CE-AM), Robert Bosch GmbH
25 January 2023
Starts: 16:00
Colloquium Could New Technology Reveal 4500 Years of Mystery of the Great Pyramid of Giza? The ScanPyramids Project Prof. Hany Helal, Faculty of Engineering, Cairo University; Holder of the UNESCO Chair on "Science and Technology for Cultural Heritage"
17 January 2023
Starts: 16:00
Seminar Designing All-Polymer Single-ion Nanostructured Polymer Electrolytes for Energy Storage Assist. Prof. Emmanouil Glynos, Department of Materials Science & Technology, University of Crete
12 January 2023
Starts: 16:00
Colloquium The Transition Towards Zero Emission Vehicles - Technologies, Fuels and Impacts Prof. Zissis Samaras, Director, Lab of Applied Thermodynamics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece


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