We invite our members to grab a Christmas drink and jingle-mingle on Wednesday Dec. 20 at Romantso 8pm onwards. We will also be joined by the Athens Partnership, a non-profit founded in 2015 that carries out high impact public-private initiatives with the City of Athens, for a presentation. This entity was launched in the hope of becoming a catalyst for innovative public programs in Athens by intersecting between city government and private sector partners, leveraging the resources and strengths of both.
The Athens Partnership is now facilitating over a dozen major initiatives in coordination with the Municipality of Athens and global philanthropic leaders. Their work includes education and community development (pictures).
Partners include: Aegean Airlines, Athens International Airport, Bloomberg Philanthropies, Cosmote, Housemarket SA (Ikea), Open Society Foundations, Microsoft, Nokia, The Hellenic Initiative, Stavros Niarchos Foundation, Vodafone.
Date: 20 December, 2017
Location:Romantso, Anaxagora 3, Athens 10552
Brief presentation by:
Alexandros Kambouroglou, Athens Partnership Executive Director, has served as senior advisor to the Mayor of Athens since 2014. He has also been spearheading Mayor Kaminis’ commitment to public-private collaboration, including leading the city’s strong partnerships with Bloomberg Associates and the creation of the Athens Partnership. Prior to advising the Mayor, Alexandros worked as journalist, producer and managing editor for major Greek and U.S. media outlets, which included NBC News, Greek National Television, Mega Channel and Antenna TV. He holds a BA from Grinnell College and an MS from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.
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