MONDAY National Agricultural Research Foundation holds a eco-engineering conference on «The Use of Vegetation to Improve Slope Stability» to be held at the Capsis Hotel in Thessaloniki. To Friday. For further information, tel 2310.461.171. TUESDAY Greek Environment Technology (ELTEPE) and the Center of Alternative Environmental Management (KEPED) hold a conference on «Alternative Waste Management» at the Helexpo fairground in Thessaloniki. For further information, tel 210.809.3900/3949. Patras University in cooperation with the Achaia prefecture organizes a conference on «Solid State Ionics – Transport Properties» at the university conference center. To Saturday. For further details, tel 2610.997.469. WEDNESDAY Federation of Greek Industries (SEV) holds a press conference at noon, SEV headquarters, 5 Xenofondos, Athens. Ideal group holds EGM at head office, 5 Creontos, Athens. THURSDAY General Bank holds a press conference to present the bank’s new logo, 12.30 p.m. at the new branch in Vrilissia. FRIDAY Finance Minister Giorgos Alogoskoufis meets with the board of Exporters’ Association of Northern Greece (SEVE) and the Federation of Industries of Northern Greece. At 2 p.m. at the Thessaloniki Stock Market Center.