Monday Federation of Greek Financial Directors holds a conference on «International Accounting Standards» at the Sofitel Hotel, Athens Airport, 8 p.m. Tel. 210.601.6536. Annual General Meetings (AGMs): Mytilineos group, Aluminium of Greece, Informatics, Metka. Tuesday Development Ministry and Federation of Industries of Northern Greece (SVVE) hold a conference on «The Annual Competitiveness Report for 2004: The Position of Greece on the International Competitiveness Indices,» at Thessaloniki’s Macedonia Palace Hotel, 5.30 p.m. For details, www.sbbe.gr. Alpha Bank holds second repeat general meeting at the Hilton Hotel, 10 a.m. Wednesday Thessaloniki Chamber of Commerce and Industry holds a conference on «Investing in the Western Balkans: Information, Services and Opportunities,» at the chamber’s premises. Tel. 2310.370.120 or www.ebeth.gr. AGMs: Hellenic Petroleum, Astir Palace hotel, Notos Com, Auto Hellas, Alumil, Agricultural Insurance. Thursday University of Crete in Rethymno holds an international conference on «Macroeconomic Analysis and International Finance,». To Saturday. For details, www.soc.uoc.gr/macro/. Thessaloniki Organization for Women’s Employment and Resources (TOWER) holds a conference on «Investing in your Future: Public and Private Portfolios» at Maga Bookstore Malliaris in Kamara, Thessaloniki, at 6.30 p.m. For details www.tower4women.gr. Hellenic American Union hosts a seminar on «The Art of Project Management,» to be held at its premises, 22 Massalias, Kolonaki. To Saturday. Tel. 210.368.0907. Fourth Chief Financial Officers Forum (CFO) opens at the Athinais conference hall in Votanikos. To tomorrow. Tel. 210.606.2100 or log on to www.kpmg.gr. Hellenic Management Association and European Marketing Confederation hold the second Marketing Forum of Southeastern Europe on «Brand-Building Strategies: Global, Regional or Local Approach,» at the Divani Apollon Palace Hotel. To tomorrow. Tel. 210.211.2000 or log on to www.eede.gr. Friday Development Minister Dimitris Sioufas opens Marketing Expo 2005 Southeast Europe at the Expo center in Anthoussa. Tel. 210.661.7777 or log on to www.marketingexpo2005.com. Agricultural Bank of Greece holds AGM.