Joining forces in an unexpected partnership, the Onassis Foundation welcomes Giannis and Thanassis Antetonkounmpo to the Onassis Cultural Centre Athens, for a discussion with Aphroditi Panagiotakou, Director of the Onassis Foundation’s Culture Department. Their challenging beginnings, the obstacles and their merit, the opportunities and their going after them will be the basis of a discussion less on basketball, and more on the value of the journey, the importance of being “Greek”, and on all the things one needs to get to the top.

The discussion will be live streamed on Facebook  and on the Onassis Cultural Centre website ( (with English interpretation). The videos will be available online following the event, at which the admission is free, provided you make a reservation at You can reserve 1 or 2 tickets, giving your full name, mobile phone and email. Seats will be allocated on a first come-first served basis.

When: Saturday, June 24, 8:30 pm
Where: Onassis Cultural Centre Athens, 107 Syngrou Avenue, 11745 Athens, Greece
Information/Tickets: 30 210 900 5 800
Administration: 30 213 017 8000

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You can view videos on the event at