NEWS

This Week

Monday Prime Minister Costas Karamanlis to meet Interior Minister Prokopis Pavlopoulos at 10.30 a.m. Prime Minister Costas Karamanlis to meet with his visiting counterpart from Montenegro Milo Djukanovic. The second Attica Park Festival, hosted by the City of Athens in collaboration with the Athens and Piraeus super-prefecture, kicks off. Through September 22. For details, log on to www.cityofathens.gr. Tuesday The Greek Center of European Studies and Research (EKEME) is hosting a round-table discussion in cooperation with the Institute of European Integration and Policy (IEIP) of the University of Athens on «Turkey: Balancing between the European Perspective and Internal Instability» at 5 p.m. at the European Parliament offices, 8 Amalias. For details, call 210.327.8911 or log on to www.ekeme.gr. The 86th National Convention of the American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association (AHEPA) begins at Zappeion Hall. To July 11. For further information on the program, visit www.ahepa.gr. Technical Chamber of Greece (TEE) is hosting a conference on «Earthquake Protection – The Case of Attica,» at the Divani Caravel Hotel. For details, call 210.329.1252-4 or log on to www.tee.gr. Wednesday The 22nd World Congress on Dance Research begins in Athens hosted by the Dora Stratou Dance Theater and the International Dance Council (CID). To Sunday. Tel. 210.324.6188 or log on to www.cid-unesco.org. Thursday Institute of International Relations (IDIS) is hosting the 17th international summer seminar on «The Integration of the Western Balkans into Euro-Atlantic Structures,» in the historical archive room of the Hydra Museum, on the island of Hydra. In English. For further details, log on to www.idis.gr. The Hellenic Foundation for European and Foreign Policy in collaboration with the Bertelsmann Foundation host a conference on «The EU and its Neighbors: In Search of New Forms of Partnership,» at 8 p.m. in Sounion, south of Athens. To Sunday. Tel. 210.725.7110 or log on to www.eliamep.gr. Friday The third panhellenic oncology forum on «Creative Dialogue with the Greeks of the Diaspora» will take place at the Arsenali Center of Mediterranean Architecture in Hania, Crete. To Sunday. Tel. 210.988.0032 or log on to www.events.gr.