MONDAY – Venture 2002- A business plan competition gets underway at the Macedonia Palace Hotel in Thessaloniki. For further information log on to the official website: www.venture.gr. – The Panhellenic Navy Federation (PNO) begins talks with the Greek Shipowners’ Union (EEE) regarding the new labor agreement. WEDNESDAY – Merchant Marine Minister Giorgos Anomeritis and the board of Piraeus Port Authority (OLP) meet to discuss the latter’s flotation on the Athens Stock Exchange. – Shareholders of Hellenic Petroleum SA hold a general meeting at the Athenaeum Intercontinental Hotel to elect new board members and amend articles of the company charter. – Shareholders of ALTE ATE hold a general meeting. – Alsinco starts public subscriptions to list its shares on the Athens Stock Exchange. To Friday. – Achieve Global Hellas organizes an international open workshop on «Leading and Navigating Change.» At the Ledra Marriott Hotel. To Friday. THURSDAY – The international organization ILS Corporate Service holds a conference on «Offshore Companies.» At the Zappeion Hall. For further details, tel +441481700644, or try their Internet site: www.ils-world.com.