ECONOMY

Agenda

MONDAY – Employment Minister Fani Palli-Petralia represents Greece at the council of Labor Ministers of the European Union in Luxembourg. – General Confederation of Greek Labor (GSEE) meets at 10 a.m. to discuss inflation issues and the forthcoming demonstration on June 19 to protest rising prices. – Federation of Industries of Northern Greece (SBBE) and the Greek Network of Corporate Social Responsibility host a conference on «Social Business: Values and Practices of a Responsible Entrepreneurship,» at 6.30 p.m. at the Olympion Cinema in Thessaloniki. Deputy Development Minister Stavros Kalafatis will speak. Tel. 2310.539.817 or log on to www.sbbe.gr. – Hellenic Federation of Enterprises (SEV) is hosting a Forum on «Greek-Vietnamese Economic Relations,» starting at 9.30 a.m. at the Grande Bretagne Hotel. Vietnamese President Nguyen Minh Triet will speak. For details, tel 211.500.6181 or log on to www.sev.org. – The American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce is hosting the sixth annual Corporate Social Responsibility conference, titled «Building Responsible Companies,» starting at 10 a.m. at the Grande Bretagne Hotel. Deputy Development Minister Stavros Kalafatis will speak. Tel. 210.699.3559 or log on to www.amcham.gr. – The Association for the Modernization of Society (OPEK) holds a conference on «Greece-Europe: The Social Model, A Challenge for the Future,» starting at 7 p.m. at the premises of the General Secretariat of Communication, 11 Fragodi & Pantou. For details, tel 210.338.7427 or log on to www. opek.gr. – The Coalition of the Radical Left (SYRIZA) holds a discussion on Greek Universities at 11 a.m. TUESDAY – OTE telecom employees begin a 48-hour strike. WEDNESDAY – The seventh IDC Storage, Virtualization & Green Data Centers Roadshow begins at the Ledra Marriot Hotel. For details, log on to www.idc-cema.com. THURSDAY – The Risk Management and Compliance conference, organized by Algo Events, begins at 8.30 a.m. at the Ledra Marriott Hotel on Syngrou Avenue. Cypriot Finance Minister Charilaos Stavrakis will speak. For further details call tel 210.661.7777 or log on to www. riskconference.gr. FRIDAY – The Center for Renewable Energy Sources (CRES) is hosting a conference on «New Energy Technologies in the Building of Europe and China,» starting at 9.30 a.m. at the Imperial Hotel in Athens. Tel. 210.660.3311 or log on to www.cres.gr. SATURDAY – Tourism Research Institute is hosting the first international conference on «Tourism and Hospitality Management,» starting at 9 a.m. at the Emantina Hotel in Glyfada. To Sunday. For further details, log on to www.dratte.gr.