Venue – How to get to Athens

56th Annual Meeting of the Societas Linguistica Europaea
29 August – 1 September 2023
Under the aegis of the School of Philosophy of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

Social programme

There will be a welcome reception (included in the registration fee), a guided walking tour in Athens’ historical city centre (included in the registration fee) and a conference dinner and party (not included in the conference fee). On Friday afternoon and on Saturday, there will be a number of activities to choose from, including excursions to the Acropolis Museum, Cape Sounion and the Temple of Poseidon, Argolis [Mycenae, Nafplio and Epidaurus], and Delphi, a Corinth Canal crossing combined with swimming and lunch, and a one-day cruise to Hydra, Poros and Aegina (these activities are not included in the registration fee).

How to get to Athens

The basic information on travelling to and around Athens can be found on Athen’s website.

Venue of the conference

All the activities of the Athens SLE meeting will be held at the Aula, School of Philosophy, University Campus, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens in the dictrict of Zografou. The campus is located near the forest, away from the city noise, yet is easy to reach.


  • Chair of the local organising committee: Nikolaos Lavidas (National and Kapodistrian University of Athens),