Symposium Venue

The symposium will take place in Sitia, Crete, Greece

It will be held at the
Hellenic Mediterranean University (HMU),
Tripitos, 72300 Sitia, Crete

The HMU International Relations Office (IRO):

  • Academic Coordinator: Associate Professor Konstantinos Petridis (
  • Head of the IRO: Dr. Gareth Owens (
  • Outgoing Students: Ms Gloria Vega (
  • Incoming Students: Dr. Gareth Owens
  • International Credit Μοbility: Ms. Eva Menegaki (
The Hellenic Mediterranean University (HMU) was established in 2019 as a continuation and upgrade of the Technological Educational Institute (TEI) of Crete. The University has been transformed from a University of Applied Sciences to a Research University.

HMU maintains the following campuses:

  • Campus Heraklion
  • Campus Chania
  • Campus Rethymno
  • Campus Agios Nikolaos
  • Campus Sitia

Hellenic Mediterranean University Erasmus Code:

  • G KRITIS05



Address: Crete Map

Hellenic Mediterranean University (HMU),
Tripitos, 72300 Sitia, Crete, Greece

Geographic Coordinates:

Latitude: 35.20783 " N
Longitude: 26.10467 " E

Link to Google Maps (click to open)




Sitia is located in the eastern part of the Island of Crete in Greece. It has a population of approximately 5.500.

Distance to Heraklion: 130 km
Distance to Ghania: 270 km

These cities can easily be reached by air, ferry, or car.


Directions to the Symposium Location - Traveling to Sitia

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