ECONOMY

Agenda

MONDAY Coalition of the Radical Left (SYRIZA) President Alekos Alavanos to meet with the women secretaries of the General Confederation of Greek Labor (GSEE), the Civil Servants’ Union (ADEDY) and the Athens Labor Center (EKA) at 10.30 a.m. The Social Policy Center of the Municipality of Kifissia is hosting a two-day conference on women and the labor market starting at 9 a.m. at the Pentelikon Hotel in Kifissia. To tomorrow. Tel. 210.801.9633 or log on to www.kifissia.gr. The Society for the Environment and the Sustainable Development hosts a conference on «Eco-Policy and the Political Ecology in the Era of Climate Change,» starting at 6.30 p.m. at the at Tricky Trick Art (48-50 Aeolou). Tel. 2310.995.695 or log on to www.mylopoulos.gr. The Hellenic-American Chamber of Commerce hosts the 18th annual Greek Economy conference at 12.30 p.m. at the Athenaeum Inter-Continental Hotel. Development Minister Christos Folias and PASOK leader George Papandreou will speak. To tomorrow. Tel. 210.699.3559 or log on to www.amcham.gr. TUESDAY The Center for Renewable Energy Sources (CRES) hosts a conference on «Energy Renovation of Social Housing,» at 9 a.m. at the Athens Imperial Hotel. The conference is organized within the framework of the program «NIRSEPES – New Integrated Renovation Strategy to Improve Energy Performance of Social Housing.» Tel. 210.660.331 or log on to www.cres.gr. WEDNESDAY International Volunteer Day for Economic and Social Development. The Stability Pact Business Advisory Council for Southeast Europe (BAC SEE) marks its 10th anniversary at the Macedonia Palace Hotel in Thesaloniki. Development Minister Christos Folias, Macedonia-Thrace Minister Margaritis Tzimas and the special coordinator of the Stability Pact for Southeastern Europe, Erhard Busek, will attend. The first Corporate Social Responsibility Reporting Forum begins at 9 a.m. at the Athens Imperial Hotel. For details, log on to www.eurocharity.gr. The Industrial Property Organization (OBI) hosts a conference on «Inventions and Patents – Protection and Technological Information,» at 9.30 a.m. at the National Research and Technology Center (EKETA) in Thessaloniki. Tel. 2310.498.110 or log on to www.obi.gr. The Technical Chamber of Greece (TEE) holds a conference on «Anti-flooding Measures – Flood Management – New Data,» at 9.30 a.m at the Acropol Hotel in Omonia. Tel. 210.329.1508 or log on to www.tee.gr. THURSDAY Eco-Q magazine hosts a conference on «Quality in Healthcare,» at the Stratos Vassilikos Hotel. To Friday. Tel. 210.662.7868. The Hellenic-American Chamber of Commerce is hosting a lecture on «The Dollar, the Credit Crunch and the Global Economy,» delivered by the alternate executive director of the International Monetary Fund, Miranda Xafa. At 1.30 p.m. at the Hotel Grande Bretagne. For details, log on to www.amcham.gr. FRIDAY International Civil Aviation Day. The Organic Products Network holds a conference on «Organic Products,» at 9 a.m. at the grounds of the Thessaloniki International Trade Fair. For details, log on to http://biofood.sbbe.gr. The Southeast European Research Center and the Association of IT Companies of Northern Greece (SEPVE) host a workshop on «Delivering the Future of Mobile Communications, Embedded Systems and nano-Electronics,» at the Rodoula Kehagia Auditorium, City College, Thessaloniki. For details, log on to www.seerc.org/epistep/. The University of Ioannina holds a conference on «Immigration: Borders and Identities,» at 4 p.m. at the amphitheater of the university. For details, log on to www.uoi.gr. The 59th conference of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology begins at 9 a.m. at the Athinais conference center in Votanikos. To Sunday. Tel. 210.688.9130 or log on to www.eebmbcongress2007.gr.