Organised in collaboration with

Annual Conference on the
Implementation of the Recovery & Resilience Plan for Greece

Athens | 14.03.2024

National Gallery, Central Building
50 Vasileos Konstantinou str., 116 34, Athens


English Greek


Registration and welcoming coffee

Welcoming remarks - VIDEO [English|Greek]

Niovi Ringou, Head of the European Commission Representation in Greece
Master of Ceremony: Maria Nikoltsiou, Journalist

Opening session - VIDEO [English|Greek]

Akis Skertsos, Minister of State, Hellenic Republic
Nikos Papathanasis, Alternate Minister for National Economy and Finance, Hellenic Republic
Moderator: Nikos Vettas, Foundation for Economic & Industrial Research – IOBE, Professor, Athens University of Economics and Business

Panel 1: REPowerEU and beyond - VIDEO [English|Greek]

Theodoros Skylakakis, Minister for Environment and Energy, Hellenic Republic
Johannes Luebking, Director, Recovery and Resilience Task Force (RECOVER), European Commission
George Alexopoulos, Deputy CEO, Group Strategic Planning and New Activities General Manager, HELLENiQ ENERGY and Member of the Energy Committee of the Hellenic Federation of Enterprises (SEV)
Panagiotis Papastamatiou, CEO of Hellenic Wind Energy Association (ELETAEN/HWEA)
Moderator: Giorgos Fintikakis, Liberal.gr

Coffee break

Panel 2: Institutional reforms to modernise the state - VIDEO [English|Greek]

Thanasis Kontogeorgis, Deputy Minister for the Prime Minister, Hellenic Republic
Julia Lendvai, Head of Unit, Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs (DG ECFIN), European Commission
Tomás Fidélis, Head of Monitoring, Evaluation and Strategy, "Recover Portugal" Task-force
Ioannis Hadjiyiannis, Head of Unit, DG REFORM, European Commission
Stella Ladi, Professor at Queen Mary University of London and Associate Professor at Panteion University
Moderator: Fay Makantasi, Research Director, diaNEOsis

Panel 3: Supporting financing of the private sector through the Loan Facility - VIDEO [English|Greek]

Orestis Kavalakis, Governor of Recovery & Resilience Facility Agency, Hellenic Republic
Felicia Stanescu, Head of Unit, Recovery and Resilience Task Force (RECOVER), European Commission
Tasos Anastasatos, Group Chief Economist, Eurobank
Marco Veremis, Partner, Big Pi Ventures
Athanasios Navrozoglou, President and CEO, Natech Financial Software
Moderator: John Papageorgiou, Athens Municipal Radio, Head of Athens Digest

Panel 4: Social resilience - towards a more inclusive Greek public health system - VIDEO [English|Greek]

Adonis Georgiadis, Minister for Health, Hellenic Republic
Luc Tholoniat, Director, Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs (DG ECFIN), European Commission
Evi Dramalioti, General Secretary of Coordination, Hellenic Republic
Kyriakos Souliotis, Professor of Health Policy, Dean of the School of Social and Political Sciences, University of Peloponnese
Moderator: Eleni Varvitsioti, Financial Times

Summary of conference takeaways - VIDEO [English|Greek]

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

Lunch network

End of conference


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