Regional Union of Municipalities of Epirus (PED Epirus)


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Ioannina, 26.03.2014



The Regional Union of Municipalities of Epirus invites you to the press conference that will be conducted at the offices of PED Epirus on Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 12:30 in order to inform you about the organization of a scientific conference on:

"Traditional craft and craftsmen of stone carving and processing"

which is organized in the context of the implementation of the European Territorial Cooperation Programme "Greece-Italy 2007-2013" and the project entitled:

"Stone and Tradition"

The conference will be held on March 31, 2014, Monday, at 17.30, in the Conference Room of the Technical Chamber of Greece, 6-8 Aravantinou Str., Ioannina.


The purpose of the conference, but also of the actions of the Project in general, is the preservation and promotion of the art of the stonemasons, enhancing cross-border cooperation and cross-border exchanges, as well as the increase in visiting traffic in the area. It also looks forward to the exchange of technical methods for improving and disseminating a traditional art such as the processing and carving of the stone which is lost over the years.


We would be honoured by your presence