ECONOMY

Agenda

MONDAY The Athens Chamber of Commerce and Industry Awards (EBEA) 2008 ceremony is to be held today at 8 p.m. at the Athens Concert Hall. Prime Minister Costas Karamanlis is expected to attend. The Athens Institute for Education and Research is hosting two conferences on «Finance» and «Management» at the Planetarium of the Eugenides Foundation (387 Syngrou). For further details, call 210.363.4210 or log on to www.atiner.gr. The 10th biennial European Plasma conference begins at the University of Patras conference center. To Friday. For further information, log on to www.upatras.gr. The 16th annual session of European Summer Academy, on «Normative Power Europe,» begins on the island of Spetses. To Wednesday. For further details, visit www.ecsa-greece.gr. TUESDAY The Hellenic-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry hosts its general meeting, with keynote speaker Germany’s Minister of Finance and Technology Michael Glos, who will lecture on «Policies of a Strong International Commerce.» At 2 p.m. at the Hilton Hotel. Development Minister Christos Folias will make the opening speech. For details, call 210.641.9000 or log on to www.german-chamber.gr. WEDNESDAY Fondation Sante and the National Hellenic Research Foundation (NHRF) are hosting a biotechnology conference on «Taking Scientific Ideas from Lab to Commerce,» at 9 a.m. at the auditorium of the NHRF in Athens. For further information on the program and times, log on to www.fondationsante.org. The University of Patras is hosting the third international conference «From Scientific Computing to Computational Engineering,» at the Divani Caravel Hotel in Athens. To Friday. Tel. 2610.969.571 or log on to www.upatras.gr. THURSDAY The Athens Institute for Education and Research is hosting the seventh international conference on «Health Economics, Management & Policy,» at the Athens Chamber of Small- and Medium-Size Industries (18 Academias). For further details, call 210.363.4210 or log on to www.atiner.gr. FRIDAY The Research Institute of the Eastern Aegean is hosting an international conference on «Information Communication Technologies in Health,» starting at 11.30 a.m. at its premises on the island of Samos. Health Minister Dimitris Avramopoulos will make the opening speech. For further information, call 210.645.9812, or log on to www.ineag.gr.