ECONOMY

Agenda

Monday Transparency International holds a conference on «State & Corruption: Creating Conditions of Transparency» at the Grande Bretagne Hotel in Athens. Prime Minister George Papandreou will be speaking. www.transparency.gr Hellenic Property Federation (POMIDA) holds a press conference on real estate and new tax measures at 11.30 a.m. at its offices in the capital (15 Sophocleous & Aiolou). Environment Minister Tina Birbili holds a press conference at the ministry on removal of roadside billboards and new institutional regulations for Asopos River. Tuesday Greek-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry holds conference on «Wind Energy in Greece: Market and Developments» starting 9 a.m. at the King George u0399u0399 Palace in Syntagma. http://griechenland.ahk.de Wednesday American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce hosts conference titled «Integrated Healthcare Policy: Is There a Winning Formula for All Stakeholders?» starting 9 a.m. at the Grande Bretagne Hotel in Athens. www.amcham.gr Ethos Media organizes conference on Greek property market starting at 9 a.m. at the Intercontinental Hotel. Tel. 210.998.4909 Thursday The «Ecotec 2010» international exhibition on environmental technologies and photovoltaic systems opens at the Expo Athens in Anthousa. To Sunday. www.ecotec-exhibition.gr Thessaloniki International Book Fair opens its doors at the Helexpo fairgrounds. Organized by the National Book Center of Greece (EKEBI) in collaboration with Helexpo, the fair runs through Sunday. www.helexpo.gr Summer Holidays Expo 2010 starts at Thessaloniki’s Helexpo grounds and runs through Sunday. www.helexpo.gr Civil Servants’ Union (ADEDY) and Secondary School Teachers’ Federation (OLME) hold a 24-hour strike. Friday The Center for Renewable Energy Sources (CRES) holds a conference on «Alternative Fuels for Green Transport» starting at 10.30 a.m. at the Expo Athens. www.cres.gr City of Athens hosts a conference on urban development funding at the Technopolis complex in Gazi. Athens Mayor Nikitas Kaklamanis and officials from the European Commission and European Investment Bank will speak. Tel. 210.520.1611 A three-day conference on «Digital and Network Applications in Education» starts at 4 p.m. at the Public Library in Veria. To Sunday. http://hmathia10.ekped.gr Saturday The 27th International Publishers Exhibition opens at the Capsis Hotel in Thessaloniki and runs through Sunday. Tel. 210.941.3936