ECONOMY

Agenda

MONDAY «The State and the Economy» is the title of a conference being held by the European Center for Constitutional Law at the Athens Journalists’ Union (ESIEA) (20 Academias) at 10 a.m. Scheduled speakers are Dr Andreas Loverdos of Panteion University, Professor Xenofon Kontiadis of the University of Peloponnese and Associate Professor Argyris Passas of Panteion University. For details or more information, call 210.362.3634 or visit www.cecl.gr. The Piraeus Traders’ Association is launching a week of especially low prices until Saturday, March 14, on the occasion of International Consumer Day on March 15. A new Greek-Dutch, Dutch-Greek dictionary published by Prisma is scheduled to be launched at the Netherlands Institute at Athens, (11 Makri) at noon, in cooperation with the Royal Dutch Embassy in Athens. For further information, contact 210.921.0760 or [email protected] TUESDAY Lecture on «Neo-Hellenic Lexicography Today» by Athens University Professor of Linguistics Christophoros Charalambakis at the Netherlands Institute at Athens (11 Makri) at 7 p.m. Contact 210.921.0760 or [email protected] for more information. Boeing is holding a press conference to present the Boeing Integrated Defense Systems and the new Super Hornet fighter aircraft. At the Grande Bretagne Hotel, Golden Room C, at noon. For details, call 219.999.1982 or 6942.404.782. WEDNESDAY Canadian Ambassador Dr Renata E. Wielgosz and the president of the Hellenic-Canadian Chamber of Commerce Constantine E. Katsigiannis are holding a reception on the theme of «A Stronger Canada-EU Partnership» at the Hilton Hotel, Galaxy Hall, from 7 to 9 p.m. For more information, call 210.362.1027 (from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.). Luncheon with keynote speakers Deputy Foreign Minister Yiannis Valinakis and the vice-president of the Hellenic Foundation for European and Foreign Policy, Theodoros Kouloumbis at the Piraeus Marine Club. THURSDAY The Economist Conferences is holding the Third International Energy Summit on «The Global Energy Market following the Economic Crisis» at the Athenaeum Intercontinental Hotel at 5.30 p.m. The 6th international congress held by the Association of Retail Sales Businesses of Greece (SELPE), the European Marketing Academy (EMAC) and the Greek Marketing Academy (ELAM) is titled «The Economic Crisis and Greek Commerce.» At the Athenaeum Intercontinental Hotel at 9 a.m. SUNDAY The Association of Internet Investors is organizing the 7th Panhellenic Investment and Stock Conference, with the first pre-conference meeting being held at 11.30 a.m. at the Electra Palace Hotel (18 Navarchou Nikodimou and Voulis). For more information, visit www.sed.gr.