Steve Vranakis from Google is coming to Heraklion
World Council of Cretans and the Region of Crete organize a meeting of representatives of academic and research institutions of Crete with Mr. Steve Vranakis, Executive Director of the Creative Lab of Google, next Friday, July 25, 2014 at the Foundation for Research and Technology in Heraklion.
The meeting will take place at “Stelios Orphanoudakis“, the main building of FORTH from 09.30 to 13.00.
The purpose of the meeting is to promote the development of partnerships between Academic and Research Institutions and enterprises and to exchange views and proposals on issues related to growth prospects of Crete.
Following the meeting, there will also be a presentation by Mr. Steve Vranakis and an open discussion with the audience of Crete and especially young people about innovation and entrepreneurship.
The presentation will be held in the amphitheater of FORTH, from 13.00 – 15.00 on the same day.