The “Maria Tsakos” Foundation organized a Forum on “Shipping in the 21st Century” in Athens on 8 October 2014, in association with Capital Link. The aim of the one day-Forum was to provide an opportunity to shipping experts from around the world…Read More
On Saturday May 4th, His Eminence Metropolitan of Chios Psara and Oinousses Mr. Markos officially announced the establishment of “Maria’s House-House of Education and Culture”, a boarding facility in Kardamyla of Chios for Gymnasium and Lyceum students, donated by the family of Captain P. Tsakos. The announcement was made at the Livanion High School in the presence of the donor and Founder of the “Maria Tsakos”Foundation. Captain Panagiotis N. Tsakos, local authorities of Kardamyla, Professor Stamatis Krimizis, of ship-owners, seafarers, members of the educational community, graduates and friends with their families…Read More
The Congress was held onboard the ss “HELLAS LIBERTY” in Piraeus on Thursday June 20th. The President of the MTF gave the keynote address. Captain P. Tsakos gave remarksRead More
[ May 30, 2013 to May 31, 2013. ] In light of the Maritime’s Labor Convention official entrance into force on August 20th, the Maria Tsakos Foundation organized an international seminar in Athens on May 30-31, 2013 under the auspices of the Greek Ministry of Shipping and the Aegean.Read More
Professor S. Krimizis, President of the Scientific Council and a space exploration pioneer and expert gave a public lecture in Chios on April 12, 2013 on the occasion of the International Day of Human Space Flight. The Maria Tsakos Foundation and the Chios Astronomy Club jointly organized this event; the venue was the Amphitheater of the Sciences Management School of the Aegean University. A standing-room only audience was captivated by a fascinating presentation including the first ever sounds from space and archived videos of space exploration.Read More
The second meeting of the MTS Scientific Council was held at the Foundation’s Athens premises on April 2-3, 2013. The Founder, Captain P. Tsakos and the Foundation’s President Mr. E. Mitropoulos were also in attendance.
The Scientific Council deliberations were focused on the development of a 5-year strategic plan. A road map for activities, programs, research projects in sync with the Foundations’ Vision and Mission.
The next meeting of the Scientific Council is scheduled for the fall of 2013.Read More