Social Events



Wednesday, September 22, 2021
18:00 – 20:00
Open to: All registered participants, registered accompanying persons and exhibitors

Join us for drinks at the end of the first day and enjoy networking in a casual and relaxed ambiance.
The ACTC 2021 welcome reception will be held on Wednesday after the closing of the meeting sessions.
This event will provide an excellent opportunity to network and meet new people in the start of a four days of exchange and dissemination of scientific and industrial know-how in the field of liquid biopsy.


Friday, September 24, 2021
The Gala Dinner is traditionally a highlight in the social program of ACTS 2021 and provides an opportunity for the participants to relax and enjoy meeting outside the day program.
A Gala Dinner Party will be held on at the garden of the Filoxenia Hotel (Meeting Venue) and is not included in the congress fee and can be booked as a supplementary option.

Ticket Cost: 60 €


Saturday, September 25, 2021

13:00 | Departure from the Filoxenia Hotel Kalamata
15:30-17:30 | Tour of the Archaeological Site
17:30-18:30 | Tour of the Museum
21:00 | Arrival to Kalamata

We will start our trip departing from hotel Filoxenia and we will head to Olympia, the birthplace of the Olympic Games.
The location where the Olympic Games took place in antiquity includes impressive sights such as: the Ancient Stadium (which could accommodate 20,000 spectators), the temples of Zeus and Hera (where the touch of the Olympic Flame is made with the help of the solar light), the Palaestra and the workshop of Pheidias
The Archaeological Museum of Olympia is located in this area, which houses some of the most valuable historical handicrafts discovered in the area of Altis or in the sanctuary of Zeus. The museum is famous for its collection of sculptures including the Victory, which was believed to come from heaven and offer a branch to the winners. Also known is the large collection of pottery and that is why this modern museum is an amazing opportunity to have a sense of what it was like to participate in the ancient games.

What the tour includes:
-Entrance fees to the archeological site & museum
-Experienced English-speaking guide
-Pick up and drop off services in A/C coaches

Ticket Cost: 60 €