Kick-off Meeting for the EU “SHIELD” Project for Safeguarding Heritage


On the 9th of November 2020, the STARC/APAC and CARE-C/USRL Labs of The Cyprus Institute, in collaboration with the Fondazione Bruno Kessler (Italy) and the Institute for Systems and Computer Engineering, Technology and Science (Portugal), organized the Kick-Off Meeting for the “Safeguard Heritage In Endangered Looted Districts” (SHIELD) Project.

Inauguration Ceremony of the Andreas Pittas Characterization Laboratories

The Cyprus Institute’s (CyI) Andreas Pittas Art Characterization Laboratories (APAC Labs) were inaugurated by H.E. the President of the Republic, Mr. Nicos Anastasiades on Thursday, April 12, 2018, at a ceremony held at the premises of Τhe Cyprus Institute in Athalassa Campus. Τhe Minister of Education and Culture, members of the scientific community of Cyprus and abroad, political and state officials, dignitaries, and Trustees of The Cyprus Institute were in attendance.