National Center for Scientific Research “Demokritos”

The National Center for Scientific Research “Demokritos” (NCSR “Demokritos”) is the largest multidisciplinary research center in Greece, with critical mass in expertise and infrastructure in the fields of Nanotechnology, Energy & Environment, Biosciences, Particle and Nuclear Science, Informatics and Telecommunications. It conducts world-class basic and applied research, for advancing scientific knowledge and promoting technological development in selected areas of national socio-economic interest. The Center also plays a pivotal role in graduate education and professional training and its unique infrastructure is employed for high-technology services to the Industry and the Society.

The NCSR “Demokritos” also has a fully equipped Congress Center comprising a complex of rooms, lounges, exhibition spaces, and auditoriums. The Congress Center provides hospitality facilities, a spacious parking area, ATMs for banking transactions, as well as specialised security personnel.

It is situated in Agia Paraskevi, a very pleasant suburb at the foot of mount Hymettus, 10 km from the center of Athens and just 10 minutes from Eleftherios Venizelos Airport.

Photo Gallery from the Conference rooms of the Conference Centre:

The main Conference Auditorium (1) The main Conference Auditorium (2) Conference Room 1 Networking – Library


How to reach “Demokritos”

 From airport by taxi

 From hotel by free shuttle bus

During the days of the Conference, the shuttle bus will be free for the participants.

From city center by public transport

  1. Take the line 3 of Athens Metro and get off at the Nomismatokopio
  2. Head towards the exit to   Kondilaki.
  3. In the bus station located at the exit take the Β5 or 407
  4. Get off at the 4th Ag.PAraskevis bus stop which is 50 m from the gate of Demokritos.


For further information on how to arrive at the conference center, here.

Contact details of the National Center For Scientific Research “DEMOKRITOS“, here.