logo

Video encyclopedia

George Lianis

2:15

GREECE: ATHENS: COSTAS SIMITIS ELECTED NEW PRIME MINISTER

2:01

ПЕТТА СРЕДБА НА ДЕЦА БЕГАЛЦИ 19 06 2018

0:57

Светски собир на децата бегалци од Егејскиот дел на Македонија во Скопје

2:28

Прилог -1000 Бегалци чекаат на македонско-грчката граница 19.11.15

2:55

Dedicated for Gianis Tsiotas To Bouno ( The mountain )

George (Georgios) Lianis was a Greek scholar, activist, diplomat, and cabinet member of the first term of government of PASOK, in 1981–1985. As cabinet member responsible for higher education, he authored the 1982 university reform that introduced the departmental system as a replacement for the professorial chair system and that established graduate schools. Then in 1983-1985, as Greece’s first Minister of Research and Technology, he was instrumental in supporting the introduction of information technology and alternative energy, reorganizing the national research institutes, and establishing the system of centers of research innovation and excellence.
Explore contextually related video stories in a new eye-catching way. Try Combster now!
  • Personal 

  • Patras and dictatorship years 

  • Higher Education Reform of 1982 

  • Ministry of Research and Technology 

  • Later positions