(EEESD 2020)

Chania, Crete Island, GREECE, July 19-22, 2020

Hotel Minoa Palace, Platanias, Chania

Minoa Palace Resort Hotel in Chania was built in 2002 and has been established as one of the leading 5-star resorts in Chania, Crete. It stands out due its aura of tranquility, harmoniously blended in with the ocean breeze and the lush green surroundings. A preferable choice for artistic rendez-vous, the resort is an equally great host for all sorts of corporate events, conferences, meetings etc. Today, covering 35,000 sq. m. of Cretan land in the popular tourist resort of Platanias, this luxury 5-star hotel in Crete enamours guests with its majestic surroundings, the miraculous views to the shimmering Aegean Sea and the White Mountains as well as the high-end facilities and bespoke services offered. To further enhance the overall guest experience, the hotel was expended with an aerial bridge connecting the Main Building Bungalow complex with the Imperial Beach Wing thus offering immediate access to the beach from both buildings. Focusing on the well-being of every individual this gem of a luxury hotel in Chania masterfully combines discreet luxury and comfort with attention to detail and attentive service ensuring a holiday beyond imaginable.
Best 5 Star Hotel in Crete:
Esteemed guests are welcome to relax and unwind in a quiet and elegant setting in the popular resort of Platanias and enjoy a genuine well-being experience of leisure, pleasure, gastronomy and wellness within the premises of the resort. Regarded as one of the best resorts in Crete island in Greece, the Minoa Palace 5-star hotel in Crete comprises of two main buildings featuring a variety of elegantly appointed rooms and suites, 4 restaurants, 4 bars, a spa & wellness center, many communal and private pools, a jewellery shop and a great range of leisure options, sports activities and cultural events lifting summer holidays in Chania, Crete to new heights.
Top Luxury Hotels in Chania:
As one of the leading top luxury hotels in Chania and best resorts in Crete this beachside 5-star hotel welcomes you to experience the pleasures of indulgence in the most enchanting of settings overlooking the endless azure of the Aegean. Relax at some of the finest sea view rooms in Chania, relish mouth-watering local dishes, partake in several sports activities and entertainment options, let your children safely play and splash around, spend some quality time with your other half and fully unwind in the abyss of the spa. So, when you are about ready to travel and you begin to search for the best accommodation in Chania, Crete, search no more, as everything you seek has already been laid out for you before your eyes.

More information available at Minoa Palace Resort.

Congress Center

The conference will be organized in the Congress Center of Minoa Palace Resort Hotel in Chania.



Chania Airport
What is the distance from Chania Airport to the conference venue at Platanias? From Chania Airport it takes 30 minutes to get to Platanias (27 kilometres)
Bus transportation between Chania Airport and Platanias is operated by the public transport company KTEL. Ten times a day a bus departs from the airport to Platanias, ten times a day there is a bus going in the opposite direction. The bus journey takes 30 minutes and a ticket costs € 3.50 per person.
Transportation is also available from Chania Airport to Platanias: by taxi (regular taxi service directly from the airport).
Heraklion Airport
Alternatively you can use the Heraklion Airport What is the distance from Heraklion Airport to the conference venue at Platanias? From Herakleion Airport it takes 2 h 10 min to get to Platanias (153.4 km)
Transportation is also available from
Heraklion Airport to Platanias: by taxi (regular taxi service directly from the airport).

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Academic Co-Sponsors
University of Athens, Greece,
University of Athens

University of Piza, Italy,
 University of Piza

Polytechnic University of Bari, Italy

University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania

Technical University of Sofia, Bulgaria
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