OPINION

Agenda

THURSDAY President Karolos Papoulias to meet with the board of the Union of the Greek Shipowners. At noon, he will visit the renovated Intensive-Care Unit of the Aglaia Kyriakou Children’s Hospital. Health Minister Dimitris Avramopoulos to make the opening speech at the third conference on «The Economy of Health» at the Athinaida conference hall. Later he will inaugurate the renovated Intensive-Care Unit of the Aglaia Kyriakou Children’s Hospital. Macedonia-Thrace Minister Giorgos Kalatzis visits Kavala prefecture. City of Athens hosts a conference to present the social training program «Unlimited Potential,» at 6.30 p.m. in the city’s amphitheater. Athens Mayor Theodoros Behrakis to speak. Tel. 210.372.2163. University students will demonstrate at 10.30 a.m. outside Parliament, protesting planned reforms to higher education. Technical Chamber of Greece (TEE) holds a conference on «E-Governance Against Corruption and Bad Management» at the Esperia Palace Hotel. Tel. 210.322.6015 or log on to www.tee.gr. Journalists at the state television network (ERT) stage a 24-hour strike over a collective labor agreement. The Center of Institutional Reforms in cooperation with Papazissis Publications hosts a conference on «Resources for Development and the Social Cohesion,» at the National Bank of Greece, 82-84 Aeolou. Finance Minister Giorgos Alogoskoufis to speak. The National Organization of Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises and Handicrafts (EOMMEX) hold a conference on «Investing Opportunities for SMEs in Cyprus,» at 5 p.m. at the offices of the Athens Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Tel. 210.749.1273 or log on to www.eommex.gr. The Institute of Preventive Medicine Environmental and Occupational Health holds a seminar on «Forces of Change: New Strategies for the Evolving Health Care Marketplace,» at the Athens Concert Hall. To tomorrow. For details, log on to www.prolepsis.gr. FRIDAY Cultural Amphiktionia 2006 events begin at the conference hall of the Delphi European Cultural Center. Culture Minister Giorgos Voulgarakis and Transport Minister Michalis Liapis to make opening speeches. Through July 23.