ECONOMY

Agenda

Monday Foreign Minister Dora Bakoyannis attends EU General Affairs and External Relations Council in Brussels. PASOK leader George Papandreou to visit Nicosia to address University of Cyprus conference. Cypriot President Dimitris Christofias will also speak. The 41st European Brain and Behavior Society meeting and the 23rd meeting of the Greek Society of Neurosciences begin at the Rodos Palace Hotel, Rhodes. To Friday. Visit www.ebbs-rhodes2009.com for more. Greek-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry hosts a business symposium on «Photovoltaics in Greece» starting at 8.30 a.m. at the NJV Athens Plaza Hotel in Syntagma. To Thursday. Visit griechenland.ahk.de for more. Tuesday PASOK leader George Papandreou to speak at 7.30 p.m. at Aghios Vassilios Square in Tripolis. Greenpeace Hellas (9 Klisovis, Athens) hosts a press conference at noon on a study on the Cycladic islands and marine life. General Confederation of Greek Labor (GSEE) holds a presentation on «Greek Economy 2009-2010» at noon at the Titania Hotel (52 Panepistimiou, Athens). An exhibition titled «City. Reality.Show,» focusing on the Greek capital, opens at the Technopolis arts complex in Gazi, through September 29. For further info, visit www.vakalo.gr. Wednesday Communist Party General Secretary Aleka Papariga to address a dockworkers protest rally at 11 a.m. at the Panhellenic Union of Merchant Marine Engineers (PEMEN) (21 Bouboulinas, Piraeus). The 17th annual ALBA Graduate Business School Career Forum begins at the ATExcelixi educational and conference center (154 El. Venizelou, Kastri).The two-day event aims at bringing graduates into contact with businesses. To tomorrow. For further information, visit www.alba.edu.gr. Andreas Papandreou Institute of Strategic and Development Studies (ISTAME) is holding an event in memory of late minister Yiannis Kranidiotis, at 7 p.m. at the Foreign Ministry (1 Academias). PASOK MP Costas Simitis will speak. For information, visit www.istame.gr. Celebrating the 100-year anniversary of the birth of Greek poet Yiannis Ritsos, Ellinika Grammata is holding a conference on «The Role of Yiannis Ritsos’s Work in Education: Problems and Concerns» at 6 p.m. at Ianos bookstore(24 Stadiou). Sunday The ninth Greek Astronomy Conference begins at the University of Athens through September 24. For further information, visit www.helas.gr. The 40th annual conference of the International Association of Sound and Audiovisual Archives (IASA) titled «Toward a new Kind of Archive? The Digital Philosophy in Audiovisual Archives» begins at Megaron Athens International Conference Center (1 Kokkali & Vas. Sophias). To September 25. For details, visit www.iasa2009.com.