The Hellenic Institute of Cultural Diplomacy under the auspices of the French Embassy and the French Institute opens for the first time in Greece the debate on Fashion and Cultural Diplomacy.

This week, two of the most prominent personalities of French fashion, renowned designers who enjoy international recognition from the fashion world, are invited by the Hellenic Institute of Cultural Diplomacy in Greece, Athens as part of the debate.

The debate will revolve around the concept of Brand Diplomacy and the advantages that major fashion industries can offer to tourism, as well as the enrichment in the identity of the states arising from communication and intercultural dialogue.

Fashion designers Chantal Thomass and Jean Claude Jitrois will speak to the Greek audience and will answer any questions you may have. The discussion will be presented by the Ambassador of the Hellenic Institute of Cultural Diplomacy and head of the Department of Fashion and Diplomacy of the Institute, Mrs. Ada Iliopoulou.


Jean Claude Jitrois


Chantal Thomass


Ada Iliopoulou