Speakers

Teaching Staff

 

Prof. Patrick Mc Keever

UNESCO, Chief of Section, Earth Sciences and Geohazard Risk Reduction

Secretary of the IGGP, EES/ EGR, Natural Sciences Sector

 

Dr. Guy Martini

Director of Haute-Provence Geopark, France

UNESCO Global Geoparks Council  Chair, GGN General Secretary,  Advisory Committee of the European Geoparks Network

 

Prof. Ibrahim Komoo

University Malaysia Terengganu (UMT), Malaysia

GGN Executive Board Vice -President, UNESCO Global Geoparks Council Vice-Chair

 

Prof. Xiaochi Jin

Chinese Academy of Geological Sciences, P.R. China
GGN Executive Board Vice-President, UNESCO Global Geoparks Council Member

 

Dr. Kristin Rangnes

Director of Gea Norvegica UNESCO Global Geopark, Norway

GGN Executive Board Treasurer, UNESCO Global Geoparks Council Council Member, Coordinator of the European Geoparks Network

 

Prof. Jianping Zhang

University of Geosciences, China,

GGN Executive Board, Advisory Committee of the Asian Pacific Geoparks Network

 

Dr. Mahito Watanabe

Geological Survey of Japan

GGN Executive Board, UNESCO Global Geoparks Council, Member, Advisory Committee of the Asian Pacific Geoparks Network

 

Dr. Marie-Luise Frey
Welterbe Grube Messel gGmbH

GGN Executive Board, Advisory Committee of the European Geoparks Network, UNESCO Global Geopark Expert

 

Prof. Nickolas Soulakellis

Head of the Department of Geography
University of the Aegean

 

Prof. Yuanyuan Zheng

Chinese Academy of Geological Sciences
Chinese Geopark Network Coordinator, UNESCO Global Geopark Expert

 

Dr. Mustapha Ouabbas

M’goun UNESCO Global Geopark, Morocco

GGN Executive Board

 

Dr. Charalampos Fassoulas

Psiloritis UNESCO Global Geopark, Greece

EGN Vice-Coordinator

Hellenic Geoparks Forum Chair

 

Assoc. Prof. Giannis Spilanis

University of the Aegean, Dept. of Environment,

Director, Sustainable Tourism Observatory of North Aegean – World Tourism Organization

 

Assoc. Prof. Thanasis Kizos

University of the Aegean, Department of Geography

International Institute on Geoparks Development (IIGEOD)

 

Dr. Ilias Valiakos

Dep. Director of the Natural History Museum of the Lesvos Petrified Forest

International Institute on Geoparks Development (IIGEOD), UNESCO Global Geopark Expert, Lesvos UNESCO Global Geopark

 

Konstantina Bentana

Head of the Education and Communication Section of the Natural History Museum of the Lesvos Petrified Forest

International Institute on Geoparks Development (IIGEOD) – Lesvos UNESCO Global Geopark

 

Olga Tsalkitzi

Natural History Museum of the Lesvos Petrified Forest

International Institute on Geoparks Development (IIGEOD) – Lesvos UNESCO Global Geopark

 

COURSE DIRECTOR:

Prof. Nickolas Zouros

University of Aegean, Greece

GGN Executive Board President, UGG Council,

Natural History Museum of the Lesvos Petrified Forest Director, Lesvos UNESCO Global Geopark Coordinator