ECONOMY

Agenda

MONDAY The ninth International Venture Capital Forum begins at the Athens Hilton Hotel. Tel. 210.338.7113 or log on to www.vcforum.gr. ALBA Graduate Business School holds a special event, titled «A Fair Way to Share our Fragile Planet with Future Generations,» at 6.30 p.m. at the Gennadius Library in Kolonaki. Professor of Political Science and Economics at Yale University John E. Roemer will be the keynote speaker. For details, call 210.896.4531 or log on to alba.edu.gr. The Athens Institute for Education and Research is hosting the sixth international conference on «Communication and Mass Media» starting at 8.15 a.m. at the Athens Chamber of Small and Medium-Sized Industries. To Thursday. Tel. 210.363.4210 or log on to www.atiner.gr. Hygeia Hospital holds a conference on «Latest Treatment for Mental Disorders,» starting at 10 a.m. at the maternity clinic Mitera. For further information, log on to www.hygeia.gr. National Research Foundation hosts a lecture on «The Origin of Cellular Regulation by Protein Phosphorylation,» by Dr Edmond H. Fischer, Nobel laureate in physiology and medicine. At 7 p.m. at its premises. Tel. 210.727.3501 or log on to www.eie.gr. TUESDAY The American College of Thessaloniki and the US Consulate General in Thessaloniki hold a seminar titled «Historical and Contemporary Perspectives on US Security Challenges,» starting at 5 p.m. at the Thessaloniki Chamber of Commerce and Industry. For details, log on to www.act.edu. The Association of Psychology and Psychiatry for Adults & Children holds the 13th international conference on «Psycology, Neuropsychiatry & Social Work in Modern Times,» at the Athens Hilton Hotel. To Friday. For further details, call 210.684.2663 or log on to www.epsep.org. WEDNESDAY Luxembourg Embassy in Athens in collaboration with the Finance Ministry hold a conference on «Shipping, Finance and Logistics – Made in Luxembourg,» starting at 11 a.m. at the Yacht Club of Greece. For details, tel 210.725.6400 or log on to www.acci.gr. Institute of Energy for Southeast Europe (IENE) is hosting the second «Southeast Europe Energy Dialogue» conference at the Macedonia Palace Hotel in Thessaloniki. Development Minister Christos Folias to speak. To tomorrow. For further information, log on to www.iene.gr. The first Greek congress on «Building Materials,» begins at 9 a.m. at the Divani Caravel Hotel, hosted by the Technical Chamber of Greece.To Friday. Tel. 210.329.1362 or log on to www.tee.gr. THURSDAY The Athens Institute for Education and Research is hosting the third international symposium on «Environment» starting at 9 a.m. at the Metropolitan Hotel on Syngrou Ave. To Sunday. Tel. 210.363.4210 or log on to www.atiner.gr. The seventh «Chief Financial Officers» Forum begins at 9 a.m. at the Divani Apollon Palace Hotel. To tomorrow. Tel. 210.606.2100 or log on to www.kpmg.gr. The 17th annual commercial fair Thrace 2008 opens at the International Conference Center in Komotini. To Sunday. FRIDAY The fifth panhellenic congress on Pharmacology, begins at the University of Athens. The conference is organized by the Greek Society of Pharmacology and Clinical Pharmacology (GSP). To Sunday. For further details, log on to www.pharmacology2008.gr. The first international exhibition «Ecotec – Environmetal Technologies,» and the first international Ecoforum begin at the Expo Athens venue in Anthoussa. To Monday. For further information, log on to www.ecotec-exhibition.gr. SATURDAY Athens Graduate School of Management hosts a conference on «Corporate Social Responsibility,» at 9 a.m. at the Movenpick Hotel, Iraklion, Crete. Tel. 2810.238.854 or log on to www.agsm.gr. The second panhellenic congress on «Homeopathy: Health and Good Life,» begins at 5 p.m. at the cultural center of Trikala. Tel. 210.881.5659 or log on to www.homeopathy-greece.gr.