On November 28, 2013, our Group’s tribute to Maritime Cultural Heritage and Tradition was successfully held at the Municipal Gallery of Piraeus.
The Founder and President of the Group “EXALEIPTRON” Nanta Latsi, introduced us in the tribute with the following characteristic words: “Even before Argo met the “Symplemades” and Odysseus the “Cyclops”, in this land of the sea, called Greece, had already begun its journey the Greek Maritime Art, which would create a tradition of millennia”.
The tribute was pre-programmed and coordinated by the Curator of the Department of Maritime Cultural Heritage and Tradition of the “Exlaptron” Group Geli Latsa.
The personalities who honored the event with their special and special speeches were:
Ioannis Maistros: Rear Admiral P.N. – Commander of the School of Naval Cadets, – Speech on: “We have Earth and Fatherland, when we have ships in the Sea”
Panagiotis Tripontika: Commander P.N. – Director of the Floating Naval Museum “G.Averof” – Speech on: “Floating Maritime Museum battleship “G.Averof” body of Maritime History, Tradition, Art and Culture”
Dr. Nikitas Nikitakos: Professor Tm. Maritime and Business Services of the University of the Aegean – Speech on “Aegean Sea Timeless Home of Maritime Heritage”
Krissy Emilio Ioannidos: Author – Researcher of Maritime History – Member of the Hellenic Institute of Strategic Studies (EL.I.S.ME) – Speech on: “Trieris. The Ship That Starred in The Battles »
Elena Joseph: Naval Cadet of the 4th Class school of Naval Cadets – Speech on: “The Greek woman in Maritime History”
Mr. Ioannis Maistros, Rear Admiral P.N., Commander of the School of Naval Cadets and the President of the “EXALEIPTRON”.
Mr. Panagiotis Tripontikas, Commander P.N. Director of the Floating Naval Museum Battleship “G.Averof”, with the President of the Group.
Dr. Nikitas Nikitakos, Professor of the University of the Aegean, Mrs. Kristy Emilio Ioannidos, Researcher of Maritime History and Mr. Panagiotis Tripontas, Commander P.N. Director of the Floating Naval Museum battleship “G.Averof”.
Elena Joseph, Naval Cadet of the 4th Class School of Naval Cadets, with the General Secretary of the Group, Lina Tsoku
Ms. Krissy Emilio Ioannidos and the Curator of Maritime Cultural Heritage and Tradition of our Group Geli Latsa
The Vice-President of our Group and Curator of Letters and International Relations Maria Gutzamanis and the General Secretary Lina Tsoku
We warmly thank the President of THE UNIVERSITY, Mr. Giorgos Gialas, and the Head of the Municipal Gallery of Piraeus, Mr. Michalis Tsekouras, for the concession of the Ethrios of the Municipal Gallery.
We thank our sponsors “LeVotre” Confectionery – Kounturiotou 166 and Bouboulinas – Piraeus,
EDENflowerevents Florist – Gregorio Lambrakis 103 and Vasilios Georgios – Piraeus,
and Sklavenitis S.A.