CONFERENCE

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DIASPORA

Greek progress in the areas of research and technology innovation as well as the country’s growing appeal as an investment destination were discussed during a recent event organized by the Hellenic Innovation Network at the Consulate General of Greece in Boston.


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ECONOMY

The annual Interactive Marketing Conference (IMC) by IAB Hellas is this year taking place from 4 till 7 p.m. on Wednesday, December 1, at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Athens, titled “The Power of Diverse Thinking.”


World Health Organization’s Regional Director Hans Kluge speaks with Kathimerini's Brussels correspondent Yannis Palaiologos during the Athens Health Summit.
ATHENS HEALTH SUMMIT

Europe is once again “at the center” of the Covid-19 epidemic, the World Health Organization’s Regional Director Hans Kluge told the Athens Health Summit organized by Kathimerini.

At the 2021 Athens Health Summit, yesterday (from left to right): Tom Ellis, editor in chief of Kathimerini English Edition, Finance Minister Christos Staikouras, Deputy Health Minister Mina Gaga, SYRIZA deputy Andreas Xanthos, Secretary-General of the Greek Patients Association Nikos Dedes, and Kathimerini journalist Penny Bouloutza.
NEWS

As Greece battles the fourth wave of the coronavirus pandemic, government officials and experts shared their experiences and views on the health crisis, the lessons learned, the gaps in the national healthcare system and the challenges for the days that will follow the pandemic over several debates held at a two-day Athens Health Summit organized by Kathimerini, that ended Wednesday.


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ATHENS HEALTH SUMMIT

Marios Themistokleous, secretary-general in charge of vaccinations, on Wednesday highlighted the significance of the nationwide inoculation program against Covid-19 for Greece’s primary healthcare, praising the so-called Operation Freedom (Eleftheria) as “the best manifestation of the executive state.”



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NEWS

There will be no return to the “normalcy” that society knew before 2020 as the coronavirus will continue to exist and “we will have to take regular booster shots, most likely in an annual dosage,” Elias Mossialos, a professor of health policy and former government minister, said on Tuesday.


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ECONOMY

The To Diktio think tank, the Delphi Economic Forum and the ambassadors of the countries of Latin American and the Caribbean in Greece are holding a hybrid conference on Wednesday titled: “Greece-Latin America: Parallel memories and future prospects.”

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WHAT'S ON

The Jewish Museum of Greece is taking part in an international online conference that seeks to shed light on the vital yet overlooked role of Jewish soldiers and fighters in World War II.