ECONOMY

Agenda

MONDAY The Federation of Bank Employees’ Unions (OTOE) meets with Geniki Bank Managing Director Jacques Tournebize. The Hellenic Shipbrokers’ Association (HSA) hosts a workshop on «Bills of Lading Advanced,» at 6 p.m. at 2 Dragatsi, Piraeus. To Friday. Tel. 210.422.0055 or log on to www.hsa.gr. Piraeus Bank holds an EGM at 1 p.m. at Zappeion’s Aigli. The European Center for the Development of Vocational Training (CEDEFOR) in Thessaloniki holds the European Social Partners’ Conference on «European Credit System for Vocational Education and Training (ECVET),» at 9 a.m. at its premises. To tomorrow. Tel. 2310.490.111 or log on to www.cedefop.europa.eu. TUESDAY The Hellenic Management Association (EEDE) holds a seminar on «English for Business,» at its premises (200 Ionias & 61 Iakovaton). To April 24. Tel. 210.211.2000. The Athens Laboratory of Business Administration (ALBA) holds a conference to present its full-time MBA program for 2007, at 6 p.m. at the NJV Athens Plaza Hotel. Tel. 210.896.4531. WEDNESDAY Deputy Agriculture Minister Alexandros Kontos meets with representatives of the dairy industry. The International Center for Black Sea Studies (DIKEMEP) holds a conference on «Developments in the Greater Black Sea Area and the Role of the Organization of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation (BSEC)» at noon at the NJV Athens Plaza Hotel. Tel. 210.324.2321 or log on to www.icbss.org. The Italian Institute for Foreign Trade holds a meeting on «Hotel and Professional Equipment & Decoration,» at the Athens Imperial Hotel. For details, tel 210.729.4971-2. The union of banking and financial officials of the Greek shipping sector holds a conference on «Greek Shipping Funding Day,» at the National Bank of Greece (82-84 Aeolou). Tel. 210.429.1226. The Communications Monitoring Council (SEE) presents the «Revised Advertising and Communication Code,» at noon at the Athens Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Address by Deputy Development Minister Yiannis Papathanassiou. Tel. 210.689.9331 or log on to www.see.gr. The Athens Chamber of Commerce and Industry (EBEA) holds a public discussion on «Green Paper: Modernizing Labor Law to Meet the Challenges of the 21st Century,» at 4 p.m. at its premises (7 Academias). Labor Minister Savvas Tsitouridis will speak. Tel. 210.360.4815 or log on to www.acci.gr. THURSDAY The Association of Insurance Companies of Greece holds a conference on the sector’s prospects and its AGM at the Athens Concert Hall at 12.30 p.m. Economy Minister Giorgos Alogoskoufis will speak. Tel. 210.333.4117 or log on to www.eaee.gr. The Federation of Industries of Northern Greece (SVVE) holds an international symposium on «Building on the Asset of Experience: An Innovative Approach for the Promotion of Employability of Middle-Aged Citizens,» at 9.30 a.m. at the Nikopolis Hotel in Thessaloniki. Tel. 2310.539.817 or log on to www.sbbe.gr.