ECONOMY

Agenda

MONDAY Education Minister Evripidis Stylianidis to meet with the board of the Federation of Greek Industries (SEV) and the Foundation for Economic and Industrial Research (IOBE) at 4.30 p.m. The General Secretariat for Research and Technology hosts the policy dialogue conference «ERA: Transnational Foresight as a Policy Planning Tool,» at 9 a.m. at the Development Ministry. Athens Chamber of Commerce and Industry hosts a conference on «Tourist Shops and Their Importance,» at 6.30 p.m. at its premises. Tel. 210.363.1139 or log on to www.acci.gr. Mediterranean University College in collaboration with Iolcos Publications hosts a lecture on «Right and Wrong and Palestine, 9/11, Iraq, 7/7…» at 7 p.m. at the Titania Hotel in Athens. Distinguished British philosopher Ted Honderich will be the keynote speaker. Tel. 210.330.4111 or log on to www.iolcos.gr. TUESDAY Greek presidency of the Human Security Network hosts a conference on «Climate Change and Human Security,» in collaboration with the UN Environment Program/Mediterranean Action Plan, starting at 10.30 a.m. at the Athens Concert Hall. Foreign Minister Dora Bakoyannis will be the keynote speaker. For details log on to www.mfa.gr. WEDNESDAY The General Secretariat of Communication in collaboration with the Greek Writers’ Society holds a conference on «Literature and the Media: The Present and the Future of a Common Journey,» at the press center of the SGC-SGI in Kallithea. To tomorrow. Tel. 210.909.8000 or log on to www.minpress.gr. The 8th conference of the Panhellenic Association of Tourist Guides will be held on the islands of Chios and Mytilene. To Wednesday. For more details, log on to www.touristguides.gr. Rethymnon Chamber hosts a conference on «Intellectual Properties in Creative Business,» at 6 p.m. at its premises. For details log on to www.eber.gr. THURSDAY Kalofolia Express Group hosts the 12th Real Estate Forum on «Second Home and Resort Development: The New Big Business Opportunity for Greece,» at Zappeion’s Aigli. To tomorrow. Tel. 210.617.2809. Technical Chamber of Greece (TEE) is hosting a three-day events on «Renewable Energy Sources,» starting at 3 p.m. at the Imperial Hotel in Larissa. To Saturday. For details log on to www.tee.gr. Southeast European Research Center (SEERC) hosts the Informatics Educational Europe II conference on «Developments in Southeast and Eastern Europe,» at 9 a.m. at the Informatics Education Europe conference hall. To tomorrow. Tel. 2310.253.477 or log on to www.seerc.org/ieei2007. Pedagogical Institute hosts an international conference on «The Bible and Modern European Culture,» at 6 p.m. at the Byzantine and Christian Museum. Professor of constitutional law at Aristotle University and PASOK Deputy Evangelos Venizelos will speak. To Saturday. Tel. 210.601.5985 or log on to www.pi-school.gr. Praxis Network hosts a conference on «Nanosciences-Nanotechnologies,» at 2 p.m. at the Stratos Vassilikos Hotel in Athens. Tel. 210.360.7690. The General Secretariat for Research and Technology holds a conference on «Greek Technological Scientific Initiatives,» at 9 a.m. at the National Research Foundation’s Leonidas Zervas amphitheater. Development Minister Christos Folias will speak. For details log on to www.gsrt.gr. FRIDAY The Money Show 2007 conference and exhibition begins at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Thessaloniki and will run through Sunday. Tel. 2310.327.733 or log on to www.moneyshow.org British Hellenic Chamber of Commerce is hosting a conference on «Women and the Road to Success: Challenges and Perspectives,» at 5 p.m. at the Grande Bretagne Hotel. New Democracy’s MPs Katerina Papacosta and Fotini Pipili will be the keynote speakers. For details, log on to www.bhcc.gr.