The Hellenic Foundation for European and Foreign Policy (ELIAMEP) and the Association of Press Attaches organized a discussion entitled “Media and national image during the financial crisis”. The speakers were Yiannis Stournaras (Professor at the Athens University of Economics and Director General of the Foundation for Economic and Industrial Research), Martin Knapp (Director General of the German-Hellenic Chamber of Industry and Commerce), Maria Houkli (Journalist), Alexia Kefala (Journalist and Foreign Press Correspondent) and George Tzogopoulos (Bodossakis Post-doctoral Research Fellow at ELIAMEP). Kostas Mavroeidis (President of the Association of Press Attaches) moderated the discussion, which took place on Tuesday, May 31st, 2011,in the press room of the Secretariat General for Communication and Information of the Greek Ministry of Interior.