EU Commissioner Vestager in Athens on Oct. 10-11

European Commissioner for Competition Margrethe Vestager will visit Athens on October 10-11 and will have a series of meetings with Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis and other senior government officials.

Vestager, who will retain the Competition portfolio in the next European Commission, where she will be Executive Vice President also in charge of the ‘Europe fit for the Digital Age’ portfolio, will participate in the international Athens Democracy Forum and deliver a speech on “Democracy in the Digital Age”.

On Friday, Vestager will attend a working lunch with Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis.

Later, she will meet with Digital Governance Minister Kyriakos Pierrakakis, Finance Minister Christos Staikouras, Infrastructure and Transport Costas Karamanlis and with the Secretary General of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), John Denton.