ECONOMY

Agenda

MONDAY

Listed company Diversa to hold an extraordinary general meeting.

TUESDAY

Ochi Day, a national holiday with a military parade in Thessaloniki and student parades across the country.

WEDNESDAY

The Piraeus Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Economic Policy and Public Governance Institute of the American-Hellenic Chamber organize an event titled “Reforms-Employment-Growth.” At the Piraeus chamber, 1 Loudovikou, at 6 p.m. (Info: www.pcci.gr)

The Second Personalized Medicine and Innovation conference is held at the Athenaeum Intercontinental hotel, 89-93 Syngrou, Athens. Alternate Health Minister Leonidas Grigorakos and Medical Director at Roche Hellas Christos Antonopoulos. (Info: 210.661.7777, [email protected])

THURSDAY

The European Parliament’s office in Athens (8 Amalias Street) is hosting the “Disrupt Startup ScaleUP” event at 1 p.m. (Info: 210.7236217, www.industrydisuptors.org)

The Hellenic Foundation for European and Foreign Policy (ELIAMEP) holds the last conference of the MIDAS project, “Assessing the cost effectiveness of irregular migration control policies in the Mediterranean.” At 9.30 a.m. at Impact Hub, 28 Karaiskaki, Psyrri, Athens. The conference will be in English. (Info: www.eliamep.gr/en/category/migration/midas)

The Hellenic Management Association (EEDE) hosts an event on “Growth Prospects and Business Benefits from Energy Saving.” At the Giorgos Kontogeorgis Hall, 200 Ionias, Athens, at 5.30 p.m. (Info: 210.211.2000, www.eede.gr)

Energy Minister Yiannis Maniatis to visit Patra to discuss upcoming research into hydrocarbon deposits in Western Greece and the Ionian Sea.

The Center for Renewable Energy Sources (CRES) holds an informative event on “Promotion of Electric Vehicles in Local Authorities and Businesses” in the context of the “eMobility Works” project of the European Union. At Titania Hotel, 52 Panepistimiou, Athens. (Info: 210.660.3212, [email protected])

Listed companies Piraeus Bank, Nakas group and Geniki Bank are holding extraordinary general meetings of their shareholders.

The Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) will publish its September data on industrial producer prices.

FRIDAY

The new National Defense minister will swear in, as incumbent Dimitris Avramopoulos leaves to take his post at the European Commission.

The University of Piraeus presents a lecture by Professor Yorizumi Watanabe on “Japan and Europe at a Crossroad Toward a New Relationship.” The lecture, held at the university’s conference room (80 Karaoli & Dimitriou, Piraeus) will be in English. Starts at 1 p.m. and admission is free. (Info: 210.670.9924, [email protected])

The Capital + Vision 2014 conference, titled “Innovation & Entrepreneurship: The next step,” opens at Aigli at Zappeio, central Athens. To Saturday. (Info: www.capitalvision.gr)

The Energy Commodities Conference 2014 takes place at the Radisson Blu Park Hotel, 10 Alexandras Avenue, Athens, and is titled “Triggering the Energy Commodity Market in Greece.” (Info: 210.661.7777, [email protected])

Listed AS Company is holding an extraordinary general meeting.

The Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) issues August figures on road accidents and retail commerce turnover, first-quarter data on passenger and cargo traffic in Greek ports, and the final 2013 figures on arrivals and nights spent at hotels and camping sites.

SATURDAY

Communist Party-affiliated union PAME holds noon protest at Syntagma.

Mid-season sales begin in various parts of the country, running through November 10.

The 16th international “Beauty Greece” forum and exhibition opens at the MEC exhibition center, 301 Lavriou, Paeania, eastern Attica. To November 3. (Info: www.beautygreece.gr)

SUNDAY

Retail stores holding mid-season sales to open from 11 a.m.