Dear ACS Athens Community Members:
It is with great pleasure that we would like to invite you to the first ever ACS Athens Global Alumni Achievement Awards event, scheduled to take place on Sunday, April 30, 2017 at the Loeb Boathouse, Central Park, New York City.
Over the past decades, ACS Athens alumni have exhibited great leadership with ethos, including serving humanity in all areas of society. At this event, we will recognize and celebrate two of our ACS Athens alumni leaders. The 2017 recipients for these awards are:
Lifetime Achievement Award
Dr. Scott Parazynski, MD, CEO of Fluidity Technologies, Physician, U.S. Astronaut, Inventor, Speaker
Dr. Scott Parazynski was inducted into the US Astronaut Hall of Fame last May at Kennedy Space Center, FL. A life-long SCUBA diver and accomplished mountaineer, Scott is also a commercial, instrument, multiengine and seaplane-rated pilot with over 2,500 flight hours.
In November 2014 Dr. Scott Parazynski was designated University Explorer and Professor of Practice at Arizona State University. He is a prolific inventor and product developer, and serves on the Boards of several organizations and companies.
Dr. Parazynski is class of '79.
Emerging Young Leader Award
Dr. Anna Kaltsas, MD, MS, Clinical Research, Infectious Diseases, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York Presbyterian Hospital and Weill Cornell Medical College
Dr. Anna Kaltsas, MD, is the Infectious Disease Specialist in New York, New York. She attended and graduated with honors from Albany Medical College Of Union University in 2004, having over 12 years of diverse experiences, especially in Infectious Disease.
She affiliates with many hospitals including Memorial Hospital For Cancer and Allied Diseases. Dr. Anna Kaltsas also cooperates with other doctors and physicians in medical groups including Memorial Infectious Disease Group.
Dr. Kaltsas is class of '96.
Today more than ever, we need Ambassadors with principles and values in order to make the world a better place to live in. ACS Athens, with its vision for "empowering individuals to transform the world as architects of their own learning" promotes the ethical responsibility of each graduate to become tomorrow's leaders with Ethos, to make the world a better place to live in.
In addition, to the very prestigious alumni being honored and our guests attending this event, we are privileged to have Mr. George Logothetis, Chairman & CEO of the Libra Group as our Keynote Speaker. Mr. Logothetis adheres to these principles and values, which is confirmed daily by his actions and support of young people.
Seat Reservation & Formal Invitation
In order for our efforts to materialize and make this event a great success, we need your support. Support us by buying tickets to this event.
A single ticket is $250.00; for a table of 10 the cost is $2,500.00.
We look forward to your support of ACS Athens and seeing you on April 30th.