2008: “Green Development & Sustainability”

Topic

The Yearbook 2008 “Prassein Elloga – Green Development & Sustainability” focuses on the impact of green economy on competitiveness, entrepreneurship and innovation, while showcasing green products and services developed by companies as well as policies and incentives that foster investments and initiatives in the green economy.  

Participants

Dora Bakoyannis

Dora Bakoyannis

Minister of Minister of Foreign Affairs of Greece

George Papandreou

George Papandreou

President of PASOK party

Carlo Pesenti

Carlo Pesenti

CEO Halyps S.A./ Italcementi Group

Spyros Kouvelis

Spyros Kouvelis

Political Environment Spokesman, PASOK

Giannis Zisis

Giannis Zisis

Author, Journalist, member of NGO “Solon” Secretariat

Stathis Diomidis

Stathis Diomidis

Coordinator, Active Greek Citizens

Michalis Stathakopoulos

Michalis Stathakopoulos

Chief Editor, ECOTEC Magazine

Eunice Energy Group

Eunice Energy Group

Japan Tobacco International

Japan Tobacco International

Kostis Hatzidakis

Kostis Hatzidakis

Greek Minister of Development

Kyriakos Mitsotakis

Kyriakos Mitsotakis

Chairman, Environmental Protection Committee, Greek Parliament

Daniel V. Speckhard

Daniel V. Speckhard

Ambassador of USA in Greece

Konstantinos Faltsetas

Konstantinos Faltsetas

Vice President & General Director, Henkel Hellas

Ioannis Agapitidis

Ioannis Agapitidis

President, Cres

Giannis Tsipouridis

Giannis Tsipouridis

President, ELETAEN

Elias Messinas

Elias Messinas

Founding Chairman, Ecoweek

Vangelis Papalios

Vangelis Papalios

Publisher & Director, DIRECTION Publishing Organisation S.A.

Evripidis Stylianidis

Evripidis Stylianidis

Greek, Minister for Transport and Communications

Michalis Papayiannakis

Michalis Papayiannakis

Deputy B’ Athens SYRIZA, Director for Environmental issues

Tom Nørring

Tom Nørring

Ambassador of Denmark in Greece

Stavros Dimas

Stavros Dimas

European Commissioner for the Environment

Fotis Kourmousis

Fotis Kourmousis

Special Secretary, Union of Environmental Scientists

Anna Papadopoulou

Anna Papadopoulou

Director, ACert Institute

Yannis Sotirakos

Yannis Sotirakos

President & Founder, A2K, President & CEO, EY ZHN S.A.

Lampros Rodis

Lampros Rodis

Chief Editor, Scientific Marketing Magazine

Sotirios Hatzigakis

Sotirios Hatzigakis

Greek Minister for Rural Development and Food

Takanori Kitamura

Takanori Kitamura

Ambassador of Japan in Greece

Nikitas Konstantellos

Nikitas Konstantellos

CEO, ICAP Group

Charalambos Pippos

Charalambos Pippos

Director, Renewables & Energy Efficiency, Ministry of Development

Nikos Charalambidis

Nikos Charalambidis

General Director, Greek Office of Greenpeace

Xenophon Kappas

Xenophon Kappas

Director, Hellenic Ornithological Society

Sotiris Skouloudis

Sotiris Skouloudis

Chief Editor, Environment 21

Event

The Yearbook presentation took place on July 2009, at  the Athens Ledra Marriott Hotel and was attended by Global Sustain corporate and non-corporate members and stakeholders. Yearbook contributors and experts from various areas of the green economy, participated in a panel discussion and talked about the multi-dimensional issue of green economy and entrepreneurship.