ECONOMY

Agenda

MONDAY The Hellenic Management Association (EEDE) is hosting a conference during which the «Program of Supplementary Education for Businessmen, Self-employed» project will be reviewed. It starts at 12.30 p.m. at the Divani Caravel Hotel. Finance Minister Louka Katseli will speak. www.eede.gr The Federation of Industries of Northern Greece (SBBE) hosts the final conference on «Industry 2020» to take place at its premises in Thessaloniki. Tel. 2310.539.817, www.sbbe.gr The Megaron Plus series has organized an educational exhibition focusing on water, its significance and management worldwide, which is running through December 30. Entrance fee is 5 euros, while admission for children and students is free. www.megaron.gr. TUESDAY Andreas Papandreou Institute of Strategic and Development Studies (ISTAME) is holding a conference titled «Toward a New National Health System (ESY): From the Past to the Future,» starting at 5.30 p.m. at the Athens Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Health Minister Mariliza Xenogiannakopoulou will speak. Tel. 210.363.1745 WEDNESDAY ALBA Graduate Business School is hosting a policy discussion on «Diversity and Equal Opportunities in the Workplace» to take place at the offices of the Hellenic Federation of Enterprises. The discussion will focus on gender equality as well as equal opportunities in the workplace for vulnerable groups such as migrants, the elderly and the disabled. Tel. 210.896.4531 The Hellenic Foundation for European and Foreign Policy (ELIAMEP) is hosting a conference titled «Ten Years from Helsinki: Perspectives for Greek-Turkish Relations,» to start at 1 p.m. at the Kranidiotis Amphitheater of the Foreign Ministry. Tel. 210.725.7124, www.eliamep.gr The Technical Chamber of Greece is hosting a conference titled «Future Developments of Big Cities: The Cases of Athens and Paris,» to be held at the Electra Palace Hotel in Plaka. Entrance is free. Tel. 210.329.1352 The Federation of Industries of Northern Greece in cooperation with the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki are holding a conference titled «Prospects for Cooperation between Industry and the University in the Food Sector» to begin at 5 p.m. at the University premises in Thessaloniki. www.sbbe.gr The Arab-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce and Development is hosting a conference on «Doing Business and Investment in the GCC Countries,» at the Divani Caravel Hotel. Tel. 210.672.6882, www.ebeth.gr FRIDAY Money Show 2009 opens at the Athens Hilton Hotel and will run through December 20. www.bhcc.gr