ECONOMY

Agenda

TUESDAY President Karolos Papoulias to visit the Acropolis to observe reconstructed parts of the Parthenon. The 10th international conference on «Meteorology, Climatology and of Atmospheric Physics» starts at 10 a.m. at the conference center of the University of Patra. Running through Friday, the conference is organized by the Hellenic Meteorological Society in collaboration with the University of Patra. www.comecap10.upatras.gr Athens Mayor Nikitas Kaklamanis to sign a cooperation agreement with Euromedica to provide free medical services to the poor and homeless. At noon. Transport Minister Dimitris Reppas holds press conference on air transport issues at 12.30 p.m. mInternational conference on «Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in Libraries» starts today at the Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Hania, Crete. To Friday. www.isast.org The Athens Institute for Education and Research is holding its 12th annual international conference at the Titania Hotel in Athens. To Thursday. WEDNESDAY European Investment Bank to sign a financial agreement with Hellenic Petroleum (ELPE) during an official ceremony which will take place at 11 a.m. at the Athens Hilton. US Consulate in Athens will remain closed today for internal administrative reasons. Thessaloniki lawyers to abstain from their duties on Wednesday and Thursday in opposition to the government’s intention to open up their profession. THURSDAY The Industrial Property Organization holds a seminar on «The Rights of Intellectual Property in Small and Medium-sized Enterprises» at its premises. Tel. 210.618.3541, www.obi.gr Athens Chamber of Commerce and Industry in collaboration with the Arab-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce and Development hold a conference on «Doing Business and Investment with Morocco,» starting at 10.30 a.m. at the ACCI premises (7 Academias). Tel. 210.361.6464, www.acci.gr mUniversity of Patra is hosting a conference on «Democracy, University and Being a Citizen» starting at 7.30 p.m. at its campus. www.upatras.gr mFor a sixth year in a row, the Ecolife Exhibition on organic and environmentally friendly products and services opens its doors at the Technopolis arts complex in Gazi, through Sunday. www.ecolife.gr FRIDAY The Athens Technical College in collaboration with the University of Limoges in France hold an international conference on «Computer Graphics and Artificial Intelligence» starting 9 a.m. at the Athens Technical College. To Saturday. http://3ia.teiath.gr For the fourth year in a row, the Autonomia exhibition opens its doors at the Peristeri district’s exhibition center in western Athens. Featuring products and services for the disabled, the three-day event will remain open from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. until Sunday. Tel. 210.866.0556, www.autonomiaexpo.org The fifth conference on «Transplants» starts at 9 a.m. at the Thessaloniki port (Warehouse D). Organized by Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, the conference includes lectures by Greek and foreign scientists and will run through tomorrow. www.praxicon.gr SATURDAY The fifth international Project Management (PM-05) conference focusing on «Concepts, Tools and Techniques for Managing Successful Projects» starts at 1 p.m. at the Moevenpick Resort & Thalasso Hotel in Iraklio, Crete. Organized by the Center for Construction Innovation and the National Technical University of Athens, the conference runs through Monday. Tel. 210.772.1268, http://pmgreece.gr