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“Gender Equality in the workforce:Reconciling work, private and family life
in Greek Industries”

Workshop: Good Practices on reconciling work, private and family life

Monday 11 July 2016, at 16:00

Piraeus Chambers of Commerce and Industry

Loudovicou 1, Odessa Square

WORKSHOP AGENDA

16:00 – 16:15 Registration
16:15 – 16:30 Welcome Speeches
Dimitris Mathios ,President of Federation of Attica and Piraeus Industries (SVAP)
Eirini-Eleni Agathopoulou ,President of Research Centre for Gender Equality (KETHI)
Georgia Petraki ,Associate Professor, Director of the Centre for Gender Studies, Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences

Part A – Reconciling work and family/ private life in the Greek industries:
Project activities
16:30 – 16:45 Presentation of the Project and the coordinator’s role
Matina Papagiannopoulou, Scientific Supervisor of the Project – KETHI
16:45 – 17:00 The contribution of the Federation of Attica and Piraeus Industries (SVAP)
Vassiliki Christopoulou, Member of the Board – SVAP

17:00 – 17:10 The need for implementing policy on gender equality: “Myths and truths”
Elias Nikoloulis, Scientific Associate – SVAP, Phd
17:10 – 17:25 Reconciling work and family/ private life in Greece
Maria Karamesini, Scientific Associate, Professor, Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences
17:25 – 17:40 Gender mainstreaming among the workforce: Research findings
Maria Simeonaki, Scientific Supervisor of the partner Panteion University, Assistant Professor, Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences
17:40 – 18:00 Coffee Break
Part B – Good Practices on reconciling work and family/ private life
18:00 – 18:30 Good Practices from Iceland
Þóra Kristín Þórsdóttir, Gender Expert, University of Reykjavik
18:30 – 18:45 A good practice from the Greek firm «Κ. ΒΕΛΛΗΣ ΑΕ»
Mary-Ann Velli, SVAP General Secretary and CEO of the firm «Κ. ΒΕΛΛΗΣ ΑΕ»
18:45 – 19:15 Discussion
19:15 – 20:00 Light Lunch