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On Thursday, April 16 2017, the HCO organized an educational visit to the 1st primary School of Kryoneri, Attiki.

The pupils of the 6th grade had already made use in class of the HCO’s educational material and our representative was able to talk with the pupils and answer their questions.

The animated short film “Orpheus Creating…”, produced and directed by Panagiotis Rappas, will participate in the competitive section of the Golden Kuker International Animation Film Festival.

The Golden Kuker Festival takes place every year since 2010 in Sofia, Bulgaria.

The animated short film "Orpheus Creating...", produced and directed by Panagiotis Rappas, participates in the competitive section of the Corfu Animation Festival (short films for children category). The Corfu Animation Festival is an international animation festival that takes place every year in the Island of Corfu.

On Friday, March 2nd 2017, the HCO organized an educational visit at the Music School of Thessaloniki in the framework of the lesson "Music Ensembles (Musical expression and creation)".

The famous singer Charoula Alexiou gave a speech at the event.

On Friday, February the 10th 2017, a representative of the Hellenic Copyright Organization (HCO) visited the Elementary School of Isthmia of Korinthos in order to make a presentation about copyright and to discuss copyright related issues with the pupils of the fifth and the sixth grade.

The pupils of the 6th grade of the 1st Primary School of Kryoneri, Attiki, on the initiative of their teacher Mr. Konstantinos Kalemis, put into good use the educational material sent to them by the HCO. They immediately engaged into activities with the purpose of understanding the concept of Copyright.

The HCO’s educational programme “Copyright and Related Rights” received the approval of the Ministry of Education for the school year 2016-2017. For the 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th grades of the primary school the programme can be implemented in the Flexible Zone. For the 5th and 6th grades, the programme can be implemented as part of the Social and Political Education and through the Cultural Activities. In all the grades there can be interdisciplinary implementation of the program.

From 5 to 7/9/2016 the HCO, representing Greece, participated in the 11th Session of the ACE (Advisory Committee on Enforcement) that was organized by WIPO (World Intellectual Property Organization) in Geneva.

On Wednesday, April the 14th 2016, the Hellenic Copyright Organization (HCO) and the Regional Directorate of Primary Education of Epirus organized a seminar in the city of Ioannina (at the Cultural Hall "Dimitris Chantzis") for the promotion of the educational programme «Copyright and Related Rights».

On Tuesday, April the 13th 2016, the Hellenic Copyright Organization (HCO) and the Regional Directorates of Primary and Secondary Education of Preveza organized a seminar in the city of Preveza (at the 4th Elementary School of Preveza) for the promotion of the educational programme «Copyright and Related Rights».

On Friday, February the 12th 2016, the Hellenic Copyright Organization (HCO) and the Regional Directorate of Primary Education of Messinia organized a seminar in the city of Kalamata (at the 18th Elementary School of Kalamata) for the promotion of the educational programme «Copyright and Related Rights».

On Friday, February the 5th 2016, the Hellenic Copyright Organization (HCO) and the Regional Directorate of Primary Education of Ilia organized a seminar in the city of Pyrgos (at the 6th Elementary School of Pyrgos) for the promotion of the educational programme «Copyright and Related Rights».

On Friday, January the 22nd 2016, the Hellenic Copyright Organization (HCO) and the Regional Directorates of Primary and Secondary Education of Lesvos organized a seminar in the city of Mytilene for the promotion of the educational programme «Copyright and Related Rights».

On Tuesday, January the 19th 2016, the Hellenic Copyright Organization (HCO) and the Regional Directorate of Primary Education of Trikala organized a seminar in the city of Trikala (at the Municipal Theater of Trikala "Mylos Matsopoulou") for the promotion of the educational programme «Copyright and Related Rights».

On Thursday, November the 19th 2015, the Hellenic Copyright Organization (HCO) and the Regional Directorates of Primary and Secondary Education of Larisa organized a seminar in the city of Larisa (at the Musical School of Larisa) for the promotion of the educational programme «Copyright and Related Rights».

On Friday, November the 13th 2015, the Hellenic Copyright Organization (HCO) and the Regional Directorates of Primary Education of Xanthi and Ropodi, organized a seminar in the city of Xanthi (at the Institution of Thracian Art and Tradition) for the promotion of the educational programme «Copyright and Related Rights».

On Thursday, November the 12th 2015, the Hellenic Copyright Organization (HCO) and the Regional Directorate of Primary and Secondary Education of Evros organized a seminar in the city of Alexandroupoli (at the 1st experimental Elementary School) for the promotion of the educational programme «Copyright and Related Rights».

On Tuesday, November 3rd 2015, the Hellenic Copyright Organization (HCO), the Regional Directorate of Primary and Secondary Education of Western Greece and the Department of Culture of the Directorate for Primary Education of Achaia organized a seminar in the city of Patra (Agora Argiri) for the promotion of the educational programme «Copyright and Related Rights».