OPINION

Agenda

Thursday The Greek Federation of Bank Employees’ Unions (OTOE) hosts a conference on «Trends and Perspectives of the Banking Sector and the Impact for the Economy, Society and Employees,» at 4.30 p.m. at the Agriculture Bank (10 Amerikis). Tel. 210.364.7589. The General Directorate of Prehistoric and Classical Antiquities hosts the exhibition «The Chronicle of Excavations of Foreign Archaeological Schools in Greece: The Book of Earth Reveals,» at 7.30 p.m. at the Museum of Cycladic Art. Culture Minister Giorgos Voulgarakis will open the exhibition. The Association of Insurance Companies in Greece holds a conference on «100 Years of The Association of Insurance Companies in Greece: Looking Ahead,» starting at 12.30 p.m. at the Athens Concert Hall. Premier Costas Karamanlis and Finance Minister Giorgos Alogoskoufis will speak. Tel. 210.333.4117. The Federation of Industries of Northern Greece (SBBE) holds an international symposium on «Building on the Asset of Experience: An Innovative Approach for the Promotion of the Employability of Middle-aged Citizens,» at 9.30 a.m. at the Nikopolis Hotel in Thessaloniki. Tel. 2310.539.817. The Institute of International Economic Relations (IDOS) holds a conference on «Asian Migrants in Greece: Their Origin, Present and Perspectives,» at 11 a.m. at 16 Panepistimiou. Interior Minister Prokopis Pavlopoulos will speak. Tel. 210.362.0274 or log on to www.idec.gr/iier. FRIDAY The Hellenic Federation of University Teachers’ Associations (POSDEP) meets to discuss further strike action. The Greek Federation of Bank Employees’ Unions (OTOE) is to meet with the head of the Athens Stock Exchange, Spyros Kapralos.