ECONOMY

Agenda

MONDAY The British-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce and Industry hosts a conference titled «Climate Change and Energy: The Corporate Responsibility Dimension,» at 9.30 a.m. at the Ledra Marriott Hotel in Athens. Development Minister Christos Folias is the keynote speaker. For info log on to www.bhcc.gr. Energy Week begins with a series of conferences and workshop in Athens. TUESDAY The 8th Prodexpo Real Estate and Development conference and exhibition opens its doors at 9.30 a.m. at the Divani Caravel Hotel. Tourism Minister Aris Spiliotopoulos and Deputy Finance Minister Yiannis Papathanassiou are expected to attend. To tomorrow. Tel. 210.728.9000 or log on to www.tsomokos.gr. The «Energy Technologies» exhibition and conference begins at 9 a.m. at the Eugenides Foundation. To Friday. Tel. 210.362.8457 or log on to www.iene.gr. WEDNESDAY «Fighting Racist Attitudes in the Business World» is the title of a conference that will be hosted within the framework of the Horizons project for «action toward labor and social integration,» at 10 a.m. at the Titania Hotel in Athens. To tomorrow. Tel. 210.822.4074. The Institute of Energy for Southeast Europe (IENE) hosts the 12th national conference on «Energy and Development 2007: The New Energy Challenge,» at 6 p.m. at the Eugenides Foundation on Syngrou Avenue. Prime Minister Costas Karamanlis is expected to speak. To tomorrow. Tel. 210.362.8457 or log on to www.iene.gr. THURSDAY The SAS Greece Forum 2007 on business software and artificial intelligence begins at 9.30 a.m. at the Athenaeum Inter-Continental Hotel. For details, log on to www.sas.com/greece. The Technical Chamber of Greece hosts a symposium on «Greek-Arab Technical Cooperation,» at the Divani Caravel Hotel in Athens. To Saturday. Tel. 210.329.13692 or log on to www.tee.gr. The Alexander S. Onassis Foundation hosts a lecture on «The Geostrategy of Oil: Rising Prices and the Protection of the Environment,» at 8 p.m. at the Museum of the Cycladic Art in Kolonaki. Tel. 210.371.3000 or log on to www.onassis.gr. The Institute of International Economic Relations (IDOS) hosts a conference on «Euro-Mediterranean Cooperation,» at the University of Crete in Rethymnon. To Saturday. Tel. 210.362.6610 or log on to www.idec.gr/iier. FRIDAY The Hellenic Association of Photovoltaic Companies hosts a workshop on «Photovoltaic Systems and Development,» at 9 a.m. at the Eugenides Foundation. Tel. 210.362.8457 or log on to www.iene.gr. The Chamber of Cephalonia and Ithaca hosts a conference on «The Promotion and Diffusion of Renewable Energy Sources and Energy Saving on European Islands,» at 9.30 a.m. at its premises. For details, log on to www.cres.gr. Grimaldi Group hosts the 11th conference on «The Development of European Short Sea Shipping Needs,» at 9 a.m. at the Grande Bretagne Hotel. Merchant Marine Minister Giorgos Voulgarakis is expected to speak. For details call 210.211.3557.