ECONOMY

Agenda

Monday Greek President Karolos Papoulias begins visit to Finland. To Thursday. Deputy Agriculture Minister Costas Kiltidis holds a press conference on the fifth «Plant Protection Meeting» organized by the Geotechnical Chamber of Greece. At 12.30 p.m. at the Ministry. Tuesday The 35th Medical Congress begins at the Athens Hilton Hotel, to Saturday. For details, visit www.mednet.gr. On the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the Council of Europe, a conference on «Gender Budgeting» has been organized by the Council of Europe and the Greek government, starting at 10 a.m. at the Divani Apollon Palace in Vouliagmeni. Main topics focus on how state budgets can contribute to equality between women and men. To Wednesday. The 14th international conference of the Association of Psychology & Psychiatry for Adults & Children (APPAC) begins at 7 p.m. at the Athens Hilton Hotel. For further information, call 210.684.2079 or log on to www.epsep.org.gr. To Friday. Wednesday International conference on «News Media & Information: Convergences & Divergences» begins at 7 p.m. at the Megaron Athens International conference center, hosted by Panteion University. To Saturday. Call 210.973.0697 or log on to www.media2009.conferences.gr for details. Food Industrial Research and Technological Development Company (ETAT) hosts a conference on «Food and Beverages,» at 3.30 p.m. in Dafni, Athens. For information, call 210.927.0040. The Union of US University Graduates hosts a lecture on «Economic Crisis» at 8.30 p.m. at the Hellenic American Union. Attendance is free. For details, call 210.368.0052. The 8th historical Acropolis Rally begins today. To Sunday. Money Conference in collaboration with Eurocharity host the CEO & CSR conference 2009 on «Government & Business: Forging a Green New Deal» at the InterContinental Hotel. PASOK leader George Papandreou to speak. The 14th international tourism exhibition «Tourist Panorama» opens at Expo Athens in Anthousa. To Sunday. See www.touristpanorama.gr for details. Friday «Public Health and Healthcare in Greece and Bulgaria: The Challenge of Cross-Border Cooperation,» conference organized by the Hellenic Center for Infectious Diseases Control (KEEL) and Dimokritio University at the Thraki Palace Hotel in Alexandroupolis. To Sunday. For details, see www.cubeplanners.gr. The Technical Chamber of Greece (TEE) holds a conference on «Technologies and Applications of Renewable Energy Sources in Coastal Areas,» at 5.30 p.m. at the Rodos Park Hotel on Rhodes. To Saturday. Call 210.329.12555 to learn more.