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News :Signing Ceremony of Cooperation Agreement



The signing ceremony of the cooperation agreement between the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the Biomedical Research Foundation of the Academy of Athens for the support of the new Precision Medicine Infrastructure Project took place today, April 25, 2018.


Following the approval of the Inter-ministerial Committee for public-private partnership (ICPPP), the cooperation agreement was signed.  The EBRD will support the call of interest for the development of the project, which will be in line with international standards.

The ceremony was welcomed by:

Antonios Kounadis, Professor-Academician, President of the Academy of Athens, and Vice-President of the BRFAA Board of Trustees
Nikolaos Matzoufas, Special Secretary for Public and Private Partnerships of the Ministry of Economy, Infrastructure, Shipping & Tourism
Sabina Dziurman , EBRD Director for Greece and Cyprus
Charalambos Roussos, Professor-Academician, Member of the BRFAA Board of Trustees
Lucas Papademos, Professor-Academician, former Prime Minister of Greece, former Governer of the Bank of Greece, former Vice-President of the European Central Bank, and former President of the Academy of Athens.

Dimitris Thanos, Academician, Member of the BRFAA Board of Trustees and President of the BRFAA Scientific Board followed with a presentation of the project.


Announcement from EBRD website

Announcement from the Greek Ministry of Economy & Development (in Greek)


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