The Hellenic Foundation for European and Foreign Policy (ELIAMEP) organized a public discussion on “Is the mayor a foreign policy maker?”. The keynote speaker was Mr. Giannis Boutaris, Mayor of the city of Thessaloniki. The discussion, which took place on Tuesday, June 7th , 011, in the Auditorium “Υ. Kradiniotis” of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, was moderated by Prof. Loukas Tsoukalis, President of ELIAMEP.