ECONOMY

Agenda

MONDAY Athens Professional Chamber, in cooperation with the General Confederation of Greek Small Businesses and Traders (GSEVEE), holds a conference on «Basel II Convention,» at 5 p.m. at the Athens Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Development Minister Dimitris Sioufas will make the opening address. Tel. 210.360.4815-9 or visit www.ebea.gr. President of the Business Advisory Council for Southeast Europe Nikos Efthymiadis holds a press conference at 11.30 a.m. at the Electra Palace in Thessaloniki. Federation of Industries of Northern Greece (SVVE) holds a conference to present the results of research on «Acknowledging and Analyzing the Most Serious Problems and Challenges of Northern Greece’s Businesses,» at 5.30 p.m. at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Thessaloniki. Tel. 2310.539.817. TUESDAY Romanian Embassy and the Federation of Greek Industries (SEV) holds a conference on «Romania and Greece: Policy Priorities for Sustainable Regional Economic Development,» at the Grande Bretagne Hotel. Development Minister Dimitris Sioufas, Finance Minister Giorgos Alogoskoufis and Deputy Foreign Minister Evripidis Stylianidis to speak. To Thursday. See www.foruminvest.ro. Exporters’ Association of Northern Greece, in cooperation with the Larissa Chamber, holds the fourth preliminary congress on «Exports of Agricultural Products,» at 9.30 a.m. at the Imperial Grecotel in Larissa. Agriculture Minister Evangelos Bassiakos and Environment Minister Giorgos Souflias to attend. Tel. 2410.533.103 or visit www.seve.gr. Civil Servants’ Union (ADEDY) meets to discuss recent developments at OTE telecoms and Hellenic Petroleum. WEDNESDAY KnowSys SA, in cooperation with the Federation of Information Technology & Communication Enterprises (SEPE), holds a conference on «Building the Balkans with our Neighbors,» at the Apollon Divani Palace in Kavouri. Deputy Finance Minister Christos Folias, Deputy Foreign Minister Evripidis Stylianidis and Deputy Culture Minister Petros Tatoulis to speak. Tel. 210.895.8634. Thessaloniki University, in cooperation with the International Society of Marketing and Development, hold the ninth international conference on «Marketing and Development: Marketing Contribution to Prosperity and Peace,» at the university’s premises. To Saturday. For details, visit www.auth.gr. FRIDAY Fifth international exhibition on Fisheries and Aquaculture opens at the Piraeus Port Center (OLP). To Sunday. Tel. 210.922.1254 or log on to www.europartners.gr.