The EACD and our Regional Coordinators in Greece,  Dr. Martha Theodorou and Dimitris Venetidis cordially invite you to the upcoming Regional Debate in Greece, which will take place on Tuesday, May 13th 2014, at the European Parliament Information Office in Athens.
The topic will be: “Communicating Europe: The Public Relations Programme for the 2014 European elections”
We look forward to welcoming our speakers:

Antonis Kailis, Head of the Public Relations Office, European Parliament Information Office in Athens

About the speaker:
He studied Economics at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and he has Post-graduate Degrees in Economic Science from Strasbourg’s University Louis Pasteur, as well as from the European Studies Institute of Strasbourg-IHEE. He is an official of the European Union since 1982, and he has a long working experience in Public Information and Communication.

Constantinos Tsoutsoplides, Head of the Press Office, European Parliament Information Office in Athens

About the speaker:
He was an official of the Council of Ministers of the European Union in Ecofin during the creation of the euro (1994-1998), in the negotiations for the Enlargement (1998-2003), in the Office of the Secretary-General for the Financial Perspectives (2003-2004), and in the Foreign Affairs Council on Middle East and North Africa (2011). In Greece he worked as Secretary-General for Community Funds in the Ministry of Employment and Social Protection (2006-2009), and CEO of the Hellenic Sugar Industry (2004-2006). He has a PhD in Economics from the University of Reading, UK.

The schedule will be as follows:

16.30 – 17.00 Registration
17.00 – 17.30 Welcome addresses by Dr. Martha Theodorou and Dimitris Venetidis
17.30 – 18.00 Presentation by Antonios Kailis
18.00 – 18.30 Presentation by Constantinos Tsoutsoplides
18.30 – 19.00 Conclusions

Attendance will be free of charge as usual, courtesy of the EACD.