Registrations for the 2nd Week of International Teaching (WIT) -"Sustainability after pandemic world” are open!

From 16 to 20 January 2023, the Hellenic Mediterranean University (HMU) will host in Crete the 2 nd Week of International Teaching (WIT) event with the main focus “Sustainability in a post-pandemic world”. This event will be held within the project Weeks of International Teaching – Inclusive and Digital (WITEA-ID). It will be organized in a hybrid form, with face-to-face and online participants. The event is for both teachers and students. Students from local universities and selected students from the project’s partner universities will be invited to participate in this short scientific cooperation mobility. There will also be an opportunity for other partner institutions from the programme and partner countries to participate either in person or online. The programme for international participants will cover lectures, workshops, and social and cultural events: a campus tour, a welcome dinner and a visit to the museums’ Knossos Palace and other cultural activities. Furthermore, the event is meant to enable participants to explore possibilities of international and share best practices with other colleagues.

Last but not least, a PhD and Master students conference will be part of the International Week, where young researchers from WITEA-ID partner universities will have the chance to share their experiences and scientific knowledge in various scientific fields and disciplines.

THE PROGRAM – Please find the program of presentations, round table discussions, and activities of the Hellenic Mediterranean International Week for staff training (some changes are expected to happen)

Please contact Dr Athina Patelarou ( for any further information.

TARGET GROUP – both academic and non-academic staff of different fields of study


DURATION – 5 working days (16 – 20. 01.  2023)

COSTS – There is no fee, but for face-to-face participation, the participants are expected to cover their travel and accommodation costs (for no WITEA-ID members, it is recommended to use an Erasmus+ grant provided by your home university) 

There are two options to participate to the Week of international Teaching: (a) Face to Face and (b) online through the Zoom platform.

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 854 6714 2352

Passcode: 488693

In both cases, you need to be registered (not later than 30 December 2022) using this link:

PhD and Master CONFERENCE 17-18.01.2023 – No registration fee

There are two options to participate to the Phd and Master Conference: (a) Face to Face and (b) online through the Microsoft Teams platform.

How to Travel to Crete

You can travel to Heraklion, Crete, with direct flights from many European Countries. In different cases, please use the Athens International Airport as a transit to your final destination (Kazantzakis International Airport). For more info, please use this link:

More information:

About Crete

About Heraklion

About Heraklion Historical Museum

About Knossos Palace