Annual symposium puts Brexit in the spotlight, goes hybrid

The 4th Greek-British symposium, an annual meeting of leading representatives of British and Greek science, entrepreneurship, politics, the arts and the media, takes place Friday, in hybrid form.

The event, which was first held in 2017 at the initiative of British Ambassador to Greece Kate Smith, is of particular interest this year in light of political and social developments surrounding Brexit.

"You can measure the success of an event by the extent to which people who didn't attend it talk about it afterwards - and that has happened every year with the symposium," Smith told Kathimerini.

"Over the last few years, the symposium has become a key forum for celebrating the bilateral relationship; allowing us to develop and deepen ties; and explore the most pressing issues of the day for both our countries. This year, we are taking a step further and exploring new...

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