30 AUGUST 2016 / 65th Regular Assembly of the Special Advisory Committee of the Greek State with the SNF for the SNFCC

Τhe 65th regular assembly of the Special Advisory Committee of the Greek State with the Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) for the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center (SNFCC) will take place on Wednesday August 31st at Megaro Maximou in the presence of the Prime Minister Mr. Alexis Tsipras and the relevant Ministers responsible for the project.

The Special Advisory Committee met for the first time on June 29, 2007 and has since carried out 64 meetings. These meetings promote the effective partnership and cooperation between all parties involved, and are considered particularly important for the future operation of the SNFCC, as they provide participants with the opportunity to be informed on the developments of the project, exchange opinions, and manage any issues that may arise regarding the project’s operation in a timely manner.

The Committee’s meetings are attended by representatives of the SNF and the SNFCC, as well as by representatives of all the institutions and official bodies which are contributing to the implementation of the SNFCC and will have a key role in its future operation. These bodies include:

- The Office of the Prime Minister

- The Ministry of Finance

- The Ministry of Education, Research and Religious Affairs

- The Ministry of Culture and Sports

- The Ministry of Environment, Energy and Climate Change

- The Municipality of Kallithea

- The Greek National Opera

- The National Library of Greece

The Committee will convene on a regular basis until the official delivery of the SNFCC from the SNF to the Greek State, which is expected to be completed by the turn of the new Year.