OPINION

Agenda

THURSDAY Thirty-second anniversary of student-led uprising at Athens Polytechnic against 1967-74 dictatorship on Nov. 17, 1973. Prime Minister Costas Karamanlis meets with Justice Minister Anastassios Papaligouras. World Association of Newspapers starts the 2005 World Editor and Marketeer conference and expo at the Athenaeum Inter-Continental Hotel. To tomorrow. For details, log on to www.wan-press.org/athens2005. FRIDAY International meeting of communist and labor parties on «Current Trends In Capitalism: Economic, Social and Political Impact. The Communists’ Alternative» starts in Athens. Communist party leader Aleka Papariga to speak. To Sunday. Greek association of branded products manufacturers holds the fifth congress on «Sales» at the Gaia center of the Goulandris Museum. Tel. 210.620.2083. Board of the World Council of Hellenes Abroad (SAE) meets in Thessaloniki. «Comdex Greece 2005,» a digital technology exhibition, opens at the Expo Athens exhibition center in Anthoussa. To Monday. Tel. 210.924.5577 or log on to www.comdexgreece.gr. University of Patras starts the fourth conference on «Diabetes» on its premises. To Monday. Tel. 2610.461.551 or log on to www.synedra.gr. SATURDAY Health Minister Nikitas Kaklamanis chairs an inter-Balkan meeting of health minsters. Bird flu will top the agenda. Seventh Athens International Boat Show opens at the exhibition center of the old airport at Hellenikon. Tourism Minister Dimitris Avramopoulos to make the opening speech. To November 27. Tel. 210.483.1846 or log on to www.athensboatshow.gr. Hellenic-American Union hosts a seminar on «Effective Media Relations» at its premises in Kolonaki. Tel. 210.368.0056. Synaspismos Left Coalition Party holds a conference on «Policy for the Development of Thessaly. The Course of the Third Community Support Framework and the Fourth Community Support Framework,» at the Larissa Chamber, Larissa. Synaspismos President Alekos Alavanos will attend.