Start 10:00 | End 13:30


_“Widen your Horizon” / Start point: “Vlisidis” Theatre (Junction: Maridaki st. & Akti Miaouli)  (10:00 – 12:00)
”Horizon” Association

Citizens and visitors will have the chance to make a small route with wheelchairs.
The way to the destination will not be accessible on purpose.


_”Mind the path” / Junction point: Mousouron & Hatzimichali Giannari st.  (12:30 – 13:30)
Carrot Architects
(Kanelli Anthi, Mpourouni Ioanna, Vougioukalaki Olga, Koutoulaki Eva)

Participants will have the chance to follow a route that will be fulfilled with obstacles, in order to force themselves to find an alternative way to the final destination.



Centre for Mediterranean Architecture

Start 17:30 | End 19:30


_Registrations  (17:30 – 17:45)

_Greetings  (17:45 -18:00)

Association of Greek Architects dpt of Chania, Regional Unit of Chania,
Municipality of Chania, TCG-dpt of West Crete, TCG-dpt of East Crete


_Accessibility in the public space: a personal affair  (18:00 – 18:15)

Yanniotis Constantinos, Architect Eng. NTUA, Mechanical Eng. Univ. of Patras
Bissas Costas, Industrial Designer UAL, Mechanical Eng. Univ. of Patras


_Accessibility: The “key” to eliminate discrimination  (18:15 – 18:30)
Basia-Theodoraki Amalia, Nursery teacher, President of the Union for Persons with Disabilities of the Municipality of Chania


_The sense of architexture  (18:30 – 18:45)
Palaiogianni Nelly, Architect Eng. TUC

_Resolving accessibility issues in the case of public space regeneration in Chania  (18:45 – 19:00)
MTM Projects – Michailidou Marina, Tsitoura Marianna, Architects Eng. AUTH, MSc TUC


_Discussion  (19:00 – 19:30)



_Panels’ Exhibition: During the days of the festival, on the 1st floor of the Centre for Mediterranean Architecture (CMA), there will be a graphic panels’ exhibition of this year’s lectures’

_Video projection: During lectures at CMA there are projecting videos from the campaign #RespectLife.

_Exhibition: “The Byzantine Wall of Chania”, Old Hammam / Katre st., Chania Old Town, Ephorate of Antiquities of Chania
(there is available documentation in Braille)

Exhibition hours:
Friday 9/6: 19:00-22:00
Saturday 10/6: 11:00-13:00 & 19:00-21:00
Sunday 11/6: 11:00-13:00 & 19:00-21:00


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