NATIONAL CENTER FOR SCIENTIFIC
RESEARCH «DEMOKRITOS»
Public Relations & Press Office
Press Release
Monday, October 22, 2012
 

Successful completion of the Foreign Investment Workshop and Round Table under the title:

"Towards a New Generation of Investment Promotion Policies: Implications for Greece”

 

On Monday, October 22, 2012 at the National Center of Scientific Research “Demokritos”, there was held the Foreign Investment Workshop and Round Table. During the meeting, the General Secretary of the Greek Ministry of Finance, Professor Georgios Mergos, the Head of the investment branch of UN’s Conference on Trade and Development, Mr. Masataka Fujita, as well as renowned foreign and Greek strategy and policy planning experts discussed about the framework of attracting foreign investors in Greece.At the meeting also spoke:

- Mr. Antonis Gortzis, Chair, European Business Ethics Network, Greece

- Dr. Nick Kanellopoulos, Director & Chairman of the Board of Directors of the NCSR “Demokritos”, Greece

- Mr. Yiannis Kotsis-Giannarakis, General Manager, HAMAC, Greece

- Dr. Nikolaos Porfyris, Deputy Chief Operating Officer, Hellenic Exchanges Group, Greece

- Mr. Aristomenis Syngros, Executive Chairman, Invest in Greece Agency, Greece

- Mr. George Strogylopoulos, Vice President, Greenovate Europe

- Prof. Michael Sfakianakis, University of Piraeus and President of the Central Supervisory Board of the General Commercial Registry

- Dr. Panagiotis Chaviaropoulos, Head of Renewable Energy Sources Division of CRES, Greece

- Prof. Robert Pearce, Emeritus Professor of the University of Reading, UK

The meeting was coordinated by Prof. Marina Papanastassiou, Partner at Innovation and Growth Services, Inc. and Professor of International Business, Middlesex University, UK and Mr. Neophytos Economou.

Prof. George Mergos, General Secretary-General Secretariat of Ministry of Finance, Greece
Mr. Masataka Fujita, Head, Investment Trends and Issues Branch, Division on Investment and Enterprise, UNCTAD, Switzerland
Mr. Antonis Gortzis, Chair, European Business Ethics Network, Greece
Dr. Nick Kanellopoulos, Director & President of the Board of Directors, NCSR “Demokritos”, Greece
The Foreign Investment Workshop and Round Table: “Towards a New Generation of Investment Promotion Policies: Implications for Greece” held at the NCSR “Demokritos”
Prof. George Mergos, General Secretary-General Secretariat of Ministry of Finance with Dr. Nick Kanellopoulos, Director &President of the Board of Directors, NCSR “Demokritos”

For the NCSR Demokritos

The National Center for Scientific Research (NCSR) "Demokritos" is the largest multidisciplinary research center in the country with substantial scientific research, technological and educational activities in the areas of: Health, Biology and Biotechnology, New Materials Micro & Nanotechnology, Environment - Energy and Sustainable Development, Information Technology & Telecommunications, Nuclear Physics & Elementary Particle Physics, Nuclear Technology & Radiation Protection, Cultural Heritage.

 
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NCSR "Demokritos", Public Relations & Press Office , Tel. 210- 650-3002, 210-650-3040
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