The aim is:
(1) to present and inform the scientific community in Greece, starting in Thessaloniki, about:
(a) the status and resent progress in cancer therapy using ions, further potential and opportunities of this method, as well as plans for future developments.
(b) a proposal for “A Facility for Tumor Therapy and Biomedical Research in South East Europe” pursued by the “South East Europe International Institute for Sustainable Technologies” and related possibilities for scientific research and patient treatment.
(2) to establish contact with the broader scientific and medical community in Greece, starting in Thessaloniki and including the diaspora, and discuss current activities, interests and future plans related to this topic.