This is the final workshop organized by the RTN network The quantum structure of spacetime and the geometric nature of fundamental interactions under the FP5 program of the EU. It is also the launching meeting of the EXT program Fundamental Interactions and the Structure of Spacetime operated by Ecole Polytechnique and funded by the EU. The workshop will take place in Kolymbari, from September 5-10 2004.

The previous network meetings took place in Copenhagen (2003), Corfu (2001) and Leuven (2002).

Overview Lectures


The workshop will take place in the Orthodox Academy of Crete in Kolymbari and it is organized by the string theory group of the University of Crete and Ecole Polytechnique.

Advisory Board: I. Bakas, J. Gomis, E. Imeroni, E. Kiritsis, C. Kounnas, D. Lust, N. Obers, S. Vandoren and T. Van Proeyen

Local Organizing Committee: K. Anagnostopoulos, I. Bakas, N. Irges, A. Kehagias, E. Kiritsis

Press release

The press-release of the meeting can be found here in Greek, in Word and pdf format and in English (PDF format)


Some pictures mostly from the social functions can be found here. Kelly's pictures are here.

Sponsored by:

Marie Curie Program

RTN networks

Greek Ministry of Education

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For any question or problem please contact the conference secretaries by email: Web manager: K. Anagnostopoulos