About 100 Years


This web-log is about the organization of  a three day commemorative event in Kea Island, Cyclades, Greece during the weekend  of Friday 30th September to  Sunday 2nd October 2016, celebrating the “100 Years from the Sinking’s of S/S BURDIGALA & HMHS BRITANNIC”.

Your co-hosts are: The Region [Periphery] of South Aegean Islands and Peripheriarch Mr. George Hadjimarkos, The Municipality of Kea and the Hon. Mayor Yiannis Evangelou and the Friends of Kea Society-SFK and President Mr. Byron E. Riginos.

The three day event has this structure:


As of mid April a new partner joins forces with our event in the area of advertising and social media consulting, the award winning company Asset Ogilvy Public Relations

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  • Hospitality Program. Responsible for arranging all details pertinent to:
    • delegates travel and transfers, hotel lodging, food & restaurants
    • venue details of the conference and Gala dinner etc.
    • In addition this Team, will organize the guided tour program to the antiquities of the island on Saturday 1st & Sunday 2nd October 2016 as well as the Spouses program.


  • Technical Program. Will include indicatively the following: 
    • The diving operations.
    • The surface activities as for example the celebratory flotilla outing on Friday 30th September 2016.
    • The Seminar Program on Saturday 1st & Sunday 2nd October 2016 as for example it’s structure, content, speakers selection, presentations e.t.c.
Divers explore the shipwreck of S/S Burdigala. Photo by Derk Remmers.

For more information about the Event or in case that you may be interested to participate, please feel free to contact us:



The new poster of the Event
One of our earlier promotional posters of the Event, January 2016

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