Stakeholder Workshop on the
Implementation of the Recovery and Resilience Plan "Greece 2.0"

Athens | 28.11.2022

Benaki Museum Annex, Pireos 138


English Greek


Monday 28 November

Registration and welcoming coffee
Introduction - VIDEO [English|Greek]

Nikos Vettas, General Director, Foundation for Economic & Industrial Research – IOBE; Professor, Athens University of Economics and Business

Welcoming remarks - VIDEO [English|Greek]

Margaritis Schinas, Vice-President for the European Commission (via video)
Theodoros Skylakakis, Alternate Minister for Finance, Hellenic Republic
Moderator: Nikos Vettas, Foundation for Economic & Industrial Research – IOBE

Recovery and Resilience Plan – moving ahead with the implementation - VIDEO [English|Greek]

Dimosthenis Voivontas, Head of Monitoring Directorate, Recovery & Resilience Facility Agency - [Presentation]
Julia Lendvai, Head of Unit, Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs, European Commission
Zvonimir Savić, Special Advisor to the Prime Minister for Economic Issues, Republic of Croatia - [Presentation]
Dimitris Papastergiou, President of the Central Union of Municipalities of Greece, KEDE
Valia Aranitou, Research Director, ESEE - INEMY institute, Hellenic Confederation of Commerce and Entrepreneurship
Ioannis Lainas, Senior Advisor, Hellenic Federation of Enterprises (SEV) - [Presentation]
Moderator: Sotiris Nikas, Bloomberg

Coffee break

Growth with social inclusion - VIDEO [English|Greek]

Thanasis Kontogeorgis, Secretary General for the Coordination of the Government, Hellenic Republic
Patrick Paquet, Head of Unit on Greece, Directorate General of Employment and Social Inclusion, European Commission - [Presentation]
Elias Kikilias, General Manager, Greek Tourism Confederation Institute, INSETE
Manos Matsaganis, Professor, Polytechnic University of Milan and ELIAMEP
Fay Makantasi, Research Director, diaNEOsis
Moderator: John Papageorgiou, Athens Municipal Radio, Head of Athens Digest

Lunch break

The Loan Facility - facilitating access to finance for Greek businesses - VIDEO [English|Greek]

Nikos Mantzoufas, Governor of Recovery & Resilience Facility Agency - [Presentation]
Felicia Stanescu, Head of Unit, Recovery and Resilience Task Force, European Commission
Charoula Apalagaki, Secretary General, Hellenic Bank Association
Andreea Moraru, Director for Greece, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development - [Presentation]
Christos Kontogeorgos, Principal Advisor, European Investment Bank - [Presentation]
Moderator: Eirini Chrysolora, Kathimerini

Summary of conference takeaways - VIDEO [English|Greek]

Chris Allen, Resident Adviser in Athens, Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs, European Commission

End of conference


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