ECONOMY

Agenda

MONDAY The Athens Laboratory of Business Administration (ALBA) is hosting an educational seminar on post-graduate studies starting at 6.30 p.m. at Athinas & 2 Areos in the southern coastal suburb of Vouliagmeni. Seminars will also be held on February 22 and March 15. Admission is free. Tel. 210.896.4531 Civil Servants’ Union ADEDY holds a press conference at 11.30 a.m. on the strike scheduled for Wednesday and ADEDY’s positions on the measures announced. Athens Mayor Nikitas Kaklamanis holds a press conference at 11 a.m. to present the problems relating to and the interventions proposed for upgrading Athens’s historic center. TUESDAY Microsoft Greece is hosting a conference for elementary school children titled «Safe Internet Use and Children» at 10 a.m. at the Dais Cultural Center (151 Mesogeion, Maroussi). Experts and police officers will discuss with young participants possible dangers of Internet misuse. Admission is free. www.microsoft.com/hellas The Athens Bar Association is hosting a conference titled «Tax Reform» to take place at 6 p.m. at its premises (60 Academias). www.dsa.gr The Hellenic Management Association (EEDE) holds a conference titled «Tax Changes» starting at 5 p.m. at the Hilton Hotel. Finance Minister Giorgos Papaconstantinou has been invited to attend. www.eede.gr WEDNESDAY Civil Servants’ Union ADEDY holds a 24-hour strike to protest the government’s measures relating to the public sector. Protesters will hold a demonstration at 10.30 a.m. at Klafthmonos Square. PAME, the Communist Party’s trade union branch, will participate in the strike. University of Piraeus is hosting a conference on «The Greek Economy in Light of New Developments,» to start at at 6 p.m. at the Hotel Grande Bretagne. Admission is free. Tel 210.414.2562 University of Patra is organizing the Athens Tourism Symposium 2010 focusing on «Current Trends in Tourism Management and Policy» to take place at 9.30 a.m. at the Megaron Athens International Conference Center. To tomorrow. Tel 210.973.0697, http://ats.conferences.gr The 6th International Meetings and Incentives Conference titled «Creating and Managing Successful Products and Powerful Brands» begins at 9.30 a.m. at the Megaron Athens International Conference Center. To Thursday. Tel 210.973.0697, http:// imic2010.conferences.gr THURSDAY The Athens Chamber of Commerce and Industry is hosting a conference titled «Streamlining Firms in the Present Crisis in Accordance with the Bankruptcy Code,» to take place at 5.30 p.m. at the chamber’s premises, 7 Academias. Justice Minister Haris Kastanidis is expected to attend. www.acci.gr