The members of the Local Arrangements Committee would like to express their sincere gratitude to the sponsors who made this conference possible: Hellenic College and Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology for hosting the conference and the Board of the Mary Jaharis Center for offering the financial support.
We would also like to thank the Michael G. and Anastasia Cantonis Chair of Byzantine Studies at HCHC for their financial assistance and Tas Tousimis for his continued commitment to the promotion of Byzantine Studies through the sponsorship of graduate student attendance at the conference and the support for the Tousimis lecture series.
With gratitude and appreciation,
The Local Arrangements Committee:
Maria Kouroumali (chair, MJCBAC/HCHC),
The Very Reverend Dr. Joachim (John) Cotsonis (HCHC),
Grammenos Karanos (HCHC),
James Skedros (HCHC)