"Address by the Chairman of the Hellenic Federation of Enterprises Mr. Theodore Fessas at the evening event, Annual General Meeting, 28/5/2014

Your Excellency,
Ladies and Gentlemen, good evening,
I would like to thank the members of the Federation for appointing me to the post of Chairman of the Federation.
I would also like to thank my predecessor, Dimitris Daskalopoulos, for the 8 years over which he made a contribution to growing and developing the Federation.
Above all, I would like to thank all of you who have done us the honour of being here tonight.
Tonight’s General Meeting coincides with a very important anniversary. Today 35 years ago, on 28 May 1979, our country began its European journey.

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“Greece Innovates!”  The 3rd contest of Applied Research and Innovation by SEV and Eurobank has commenced!

The pan-Hellenic Contest for Applied Research and Innovation “Greece Innovates!” which enjoys the broad acceptance of the scientific, research and financial communities of Greece, having become an institution for the country, commenced its third round, for the period 2014 – 2015.
The third Nation-wide contest “Greece Innovates!” was announced on Wednesday June 4th 2014, by the two co-organizers: The Hellenic Federation of Enterprises (SEV)  and Eurobank. The Contest aims to encourage research and innovation, it is awarding innovative ideas, services and products, and it is opening the road for their commercial development. Today, more than ever, the Contest “Greece Innovates!” is supporting creative thinking, market production and innovation in Greece.
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''Greece 10 Years Ahead'' a SEV's initiative, a study conducted by McKinsey & Co

''Greece 10 Years Ahead'' is a study that aims to define a new growth model and strategy for economic development in Greece in the next 5 to 10 years, founded on the principles of competitiveness, productivity, extroversion, investment stimulation, and employment opportunities.

The ''Greece 10 Years Ahead'' study was jointly sponsored by the Hellenic Federation of Enterprises (SEV), the Hellenic Bank Association (HBA) and McKinsey & Company.

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