ECONOMY

Agenda

MONDAY Chrima magazine holds conference on investment at the Astir Palace Hotel in Patras. For further details, tel 210.998.4909. TUESDAY Investment fund New Millennium holds extraordinary general meeting on company’s conversion into a mutual fund; at 1 p.m. at head office, 24B Kifissias. Telecommunications equipment maker Intracom holds extraordinary general meeting. Items of agenda include: 1. Reduction in share capital through reduction in the nominal price of share and return of cash to shareholders; 2. Expansion of company activities and amendment of articles of association; 3. Approval of timetable for investment of funds raised through increase of share capital of subsidiary Intrasoft. At company head office, 19 Paeania-Markopoulo road, Paeania. Federation of Greek Industries (SEV) in cooperation with Hellenic Management Association (EEDE) and the Athens Laboratory of Business Administration (ALBA) organize an International conference on «Entrepreneurship» at the Athens Concert Hall. Speakers include Development Minister Dimitris Sioufas and Finance Minister Giorgos Alogoskoufis. For further details, tel 210.896.4531, or visit www.seb.org. gr. or www.alba.edu.gr. Institute for Communication holds a seminar on «Strategic Planning and Briefing,» at the Central Hotel in Plaka. For further details, tel 210.331.8065. WEDNESDAY Vodafone mobile phone provider holds a press conference on «Third-Generation Services of Vodafone Live,» to be held at 1 p.m. at the Ileana Tounta Contemporary Art Center, 48 Armatolon & Klefton, Ambelokipi. For further details, tel 210.724.7300. Economist conferences organize the fourth Biennial Summit in Greece on «The Future of the Pharmaceutical Environment,» to be held at the Athenaeum Inter-Continental Hotel. Health Minister Nikitas Kaklamanis, Labor Minister Panos Panayiotopoulos and Development Minister Dimitris Sioufas will speak. For further details, tel 210.940.8750-2. President of Delta Singular System Integrator & Singular Software, Ioannis Rontiris, holds a press conference on the goals and perspectives of the two companies after their acquisition by GIT Holdings SA. At 1 p.m. at Zappeion’s Aigli Hall. Athens Chamber of Commerce and Industry (EBEA) and the National Bank of Greece holds a conference on the financial and credit difficulties of small and medium-sized enterprises. At EBEA, 7 Academias, 6 p.m. For further information, tel 210.360.4815-9. THURSDAY Aristotle University of Thessaloniki holds a conference on «The Implementation of the Water Framework Directive 60/2000/EC in Greece and the European Experience.» To Saturday. Tel 2310.995.649 or visit www.auth.gr. The Association of Insurance Companies of Greece (EAEE) holds a conference on the pension system and the contribution of private insurance companies, to be held at the Divani Caravel Hotel. Finance Minister Giorgos Alogoskoufis and Deputy Development Minister Yiannis Papathanassiou will be the keynote speakers. For further information, tel 210.333.4100 or visit www. eaee.gr. FRIDAY Aristotle University of Thessaloniki holds a symposium on «Greece and Globalization,» at the university’s premises at 10 a.m. Tel 2310.801.455. First Panhellenic Congress for Standardization, Models and Quality, organized by the Association of Greek Scientists for Standardization (ENEPROT), to be held at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. To tomorrow. For further information, tel 2310.286.680-286.182.