ECONOMY

Agenda

Monday «Energy Week» begins featuring a series of workshops, seminars and exhibitions organized by the Institute of Energy for South-East Europe (IENE). To Friday. For further information on the program and events, call 210.362.8457 or log on to www.iene.gr. National Statistics Service (NSS) announces October consumer price index. Tuesday «European Investment Bank Partnership with Commercial Banks for the Financing of SMEs: Industry, Technology and Infrastructure» is the title of a conference to be held at the Grande Bretagne Hotel in Athens. It starts at 9 a.m. with an opening address by National Economy and Finance Minister Giorgos Alogoskoufis. For further information, log on to www.bei.org. Athens University of Economics and Business holds a two-day seminar on «Building Sustainable Business and Competitive Advantage Through CSR,» starting at 6 p.m. at the building of post-graduate studies, 47A Evelpidon & 33 Lefkados. For further details, call 210.820.3659 or log on to www.aueb.gr. Wednesday The Association for the Modernization of Society (OPEK) holds a conference on «The Course of the Economy in Greece, Europe and the World,» starting at 7 p.m. at the Theodoros Karatzas amphitheatre of the National Bank of Greece. For further information, call 210.338.7427 or log on to www.opek.gr. The 13th energy conference «Energy and Development 2008» begins at 5 p.m. at the Eugenides Foundation Conference Center. The conference has been organized within the framework of Energy Week. To Thursday. For further information, log on to www.iene.gr. National Statistics Service (NSS) announces August unemployment data. Hellenic Petroleum refinery announces nine-month earnings figures. Thursday Finance Minister Giorgos Alogoskoufis to address a lecture in London on «Impact of Financial Crisis and Globalization on Europe and its Institutions,» hosted by the London School of Economics and Political Science. The first international exhibition on safety and security products and services «Safety and Security 2008» opens its doors at the Helexpo fairground in Thessaloniki. To Sunday. For further details, call 2310.291.273 or log on to www.helexpo.gr. The first telecoms conference (Di-epikoinonia 2008) featuring telecommunication services and products starts at 11 a.m. at Zappeion Hall. To Sunday. For further information, call 210.921.0701 or log on to www.heniochos.gr. National Statistics Service (NSS) releases provisional data on Greece’s third-quarter gross domestic product (GDP). Friday Public Debt Management Agency (PDMA) announces amount for upcoming three-year bond auction.