Thursday Economy Minister Giorgos Alogoskoufis holds a press conference on the national economy at 11 a.m. at the ministry. President Karolos Papoulias to meet with Metropolitan of Toronto Sotirios. The Hellenic Migration Policy Center (IMEPO) holds a conference to present the results of scientific research on refugees living and working in Greece. From 10 a.m. at the Inter-Continental Hotel, Athens. To be attended by Interior Minister Prokopis Pavlopoulos. Tel. 210.725.-5385-8 or log on to www.imepo.gr. The Athens Bar Association will host a conference on «The Role of the European Data Protection Supervisor in the formation of a European Culture for the Protection of Personal Data,» at 7 p.m. at 60 Academias. To be addressed by European Data Protection Supervisor Peter J. Hustinx. For details, log on to www.dsa.gr. Prime Minister Costas Karamanlis to attend European Council meeting in Brussels. To tomorrow. Municipal workers (POE-OTA) to hold a three-hour work stoppage from 11 a.m. to the end of their shift. The 15th Panhellenic Journalists’ conference begins in Samothrace. To Sunday. Friday PASOK leader George Papandreou begins a visit to Epirus, Macedonia and Thrace. To Monday. Communist Party general secretary Aleka Papariga visits Imathia and Pieria. To Saturday. The National Center for Public Administration and Self-Government (EKDDA) will host a conference on «New Perception and Decentralization in Education,» at 9 a.m. at the Atlantis Hotel in Iraklion, Crete. ADEDY President Spyros Papaspyros to speak. Tel. 210.349.6403 or log on to www.ekdd.gr. Saturday Deputy Labor Minister Gerasimos Giakoumatos to inaugurate Kalamata’s new Labor Center.