2015 Intercultural Horrizons Keynote Speakers

Sonia Forasiepi

Sonia Forasiepi is affiliated with Human Rights Education Lombardy - Amnesty International, through which she organizes volunteers, develops research and produces educational material related to human rights awareness and the need for actions to respond to human rights violations in the world. She has also served as a board member for Amnesty International-Italy. She is an economics graduate of Perugia (Italy) Economics University, and she has taught and/or spoken on human rights issues at universities and conferences across the Mediterranean region. More complete biographical details are available at it.linkedin.com/in/soniaforasiepi

Xenia Chryssochoou

Xenia Chryssochoou is Professor of Social and Political Psychology at Panteion University in Athens, Greece. She holds a Ph.D. in social psychology from Universite Rene Descartes Paris V and has held teaching positions elsewhere in France and in the United Kingdom prior to joining the faculty at Panteion University in 2003. Her research interests include investigating the social psychological processes of mobility and migration in modern societies, and justice issues and resource allocation between different social groups in the context of intergroup conflict. She has published and spoken widely on issues related to intercultural relations. More complete biographical details are available at https://panteion.academia.edu/XeniaChryssochoou