ECONOMY

AGENDA

MONDAY – Finance Minister Giorgos Alogoskoufis to attend EU finance ministers’ meeting in Brussels. To tomorrow. – The Greek Coastal Shipowners Association is to meet with Merchant Marine Minister Manolis Kefaloyiannis to discuss ferry fare increases. – European Congress on «Operational Research and the Management of Electronic Services,» is being held on the island of Rhodes. The congress is organized by the Association of European Operational Research Societies in cooperation with the Hellenic Operational Research Society. At the Rodos Palace Hotel, Rhodes, to July 7. For further information, tel 210.749.9300 or visit www.euro-rhodes2004.org. WEDNESDAY – Construction Economy Institute (IOK) organizes a conference on «The Construction Sector After the Olympics.» At 9.30 a.m., at the Divani Caravel Hotel. For further information, tel 210.643.0691 or visit www.iok.gr. THURSDAY – Hellenic Association of Travel and Tourist Agencies (HATTA), in cooperation with the Attica Hoteliers’ Association, organizes a conference on «Schengen Visas: Issuing Procedures, Problems and Effects on the Tourism Sector.» At the Amalia Hotel, Syntagma. For further details, tel 210.922.3522. – International conference on «Information Communication Technologies in Health» is held on the island of Samos. The conference has been organized by the Faculty of Nursing of the University of Athens, in cooperation with the Research and Training Institute of the Eastern Aegean (INEAG). For further information, tel 210.645.9812 or visit www.ineag.gr/icicth. – IT firm Delta Singular holds extraordinary general meeting at 10 a.m. at Kryoneri. – Alfa Alfa Energy holds regular general meeting at 3 p.m. at head office, 92 Kifissou Ave, Rentis. – The Chemical Engineering School of the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA) holds a seminar on «Addressing Health, Safety and Environmental Problems: Perspectives from Within the Nation-State,» by Nicholas A. Ashford, professor of technology and policy and director of the technology and law program at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). At the NTUA, Athens. For further information, tel 210.772.2259 or visit www.emp.gr. SUNDAY – National Technical University of Athens in cooperation with the Greek Technical Chamber (TEE) holds a conference on «National Identities of Engineers: Their Past and Present.» In Ermoupolis, Syros. To July 14. For further details, tel 210.772.2259 or visit www.emp.gr.