ECONOMY

Agenda

MONDAY

The Foundation for Economic and Industrial Research (IOBE) holds a press conference at 12.30 p.m. to present its latest report on the Greek economy. At the Theocharakis Foundation (9 Vassilissis Sofias and Merlin, Athens).

The Thessaloniki Chamber of Small and Medium-Sized Industries (VETH) hosts an informative event on social security issues, with Labor Ministry general secretary Panayiotis Kokkoris as keynote speaker. At 7 p.m. at 27 Aristotelous Street in Thessaloniki. (Info: 2310.241.668)

Listed company Viokarpet holds an extraordinary general meeting.

TUESDAY

Deree – The American College of Greece, in Aghia Paraskevi, northern Athens, hosts the Social Media Conference ‘13, organized by Marketing Week. (Info: 210.661.7777, [email protected])

Saxo Bank presents its estimates for the course of global markets in the second quarter of the year at its headquarters in Greece (4 Vassilissis Sofias, Athens) at noon.

WEDNESDAY

The 18th Banking Forum, titled “The Transformation of the Business Model of Banks in Conditions of Financial Crisis and in the New Environment of Regulation and Bank Monitoring in the Eurozone,” opens at the Athens Ledra Marriott Hotel (115 Syngrou), organized by the Hellenic Management Association. To Thursday. (Info: www.eede.gr)

The 5th Infocom Green ICT conference opens at 9.30 a.m. at the Divani Caravel Hotel (2 Vassileos Alexandrou, Athens). Development Minister Costis Hatzidakis is scheduled to appear as a keynote speaker, among others. (Info: www.infocomgreen.gr)

Listed companies Altius and MIG Real Estate hold general meetings.

SAP organizes its SAP Forum Athens, titled “Run Like Never Before,” for companies wishing to be informed on the technological developments and innovations that SAP can provide. At the Athens Hilton Hotel. (Info: www.sap.com/greece)

BCA College in Athens hosts the Digital Market and Social Media Masterclass conference held by Marketing Week in partnership with the Global Marketing Network. (Info: 210.661.7777, [email protected])

THURSDAY

Alpha Bank holds a general meeting.

In association with the Megaron Plus program, the Hellenic Foundation for European and Foreign Policy (ELIAMEP), the Foundation for Economic and Industrial Research (IOBE), Kantor, the Citizens’ Movement and Transparency International – Hellas are organizing an open discussion titled “Being Competitive and Extrovert: Conditions for Economic Growth.” Starts at 7 p.m. at the Nikos Skalkottas Hall of the Athens Concert Hall (Vassilissis Sofias & Kokkali). Entrance is free. (Info: www.eliamep.gr)

FRIDAY

Finance Minister Yannis Stournaras and his Cypriot counterpart Harris Georgiades travel to Dublin to participate in the Eurogroup meeting of eurozone finance ministers.

Piraeus Bank holds a general shareholders meeting.

Panteion University’s Institute of International Relations has invited Aleksandr Dugin to deliver a lecture on “The Geopolitics of Russia.” The lecture will be in English, starting at 6 p.m., at 3-5 Hill Street, Plaka, Athens. (Info: [email protected])

The Panorama of Entrepreneurship and Careers conference opens at the Athens Concert Hall (Vassilissis Sofias & Kokkali). To Sunday. (Info: www.pan-orama.org)

The E-Ladi-Inos exhibition featuring basic Greek products such as olives, oil olive and wine opens at the Peristeri Exhibition Center (106 Dodekanisou & Anapafseos, Peristeri, Athens). To Sunday. (Info: 210.557.0910, www.goldenexpo.gr)

The Chartoscholiki 2013 exhibition, featuring school items, stationery and gifts, opens at the Hotel Porto Rio, at Rio near Patras in the Peloponnese. To Sunday. (Info: www.pamazet.gr)