Meeting of the Business in Stara Zagora and the Region

Event Details

Meeting of the Business in Stara Zagora and the Region

Date(s) - 11/09/2018
10:00 am - 1:30 pm

Capital Weekly organizes the Regional Conference for Stara Zagora and the region with the partnership of the American Chamber of Commerce in Bulgaria.

Registration (free of charge)

Preliminary program

10:00 – 10:30 Registration

10:30 – 12:00 Session 1. Stara Zagora as an Industrial Hub

Moderator: Ognyan Georgiev, Editor, Capital

« What are the industries that Stara Zagora needs and wants to attract and what is the potential for it;
« Development of the new industrial zones;
« What investments are planned for 2019;
« Communication with the business – working models and guidelines for necessary changes;
« The future of energetics and its impact on the Region

Jivko Todorov, Mayor of Stara Zagora Municipality
Martin Danovsky, Chairman of the Management Board, Fund Manager of Financial Instruments in Bulgaria
Eugeni Stantchev, General Manager, ENERGOREMONT Galabovo
Rosen Hristov, Senior Corporate Sales Manager, VIVACOM

12:00 – 12:15 Coffee Break

12:15 – 13:30 Session 2. Business climate, attracting and retaining people in the city

Moderator: Dr. Rumyana Grozeva, Executive Director of the Stara Zagora Regional Economic Development Agency and Мember of the Board of Directors of the Zagore Industrial Zone

« The quality of life and the role of the business in raising it;
« Technologies and new industries in Stara Zagora;
« The potential of agriculture in the region

Nadya Dankinova, representative of Fund Sustainable Cities, Executive Director of Fund for Local Authorities and Governments (FLAG)
Stefan Shoselov, Manager of Novotechprom, Chairman of the Confederation of Employers and Industrialists in Bulgaria – Stara Zagora Region and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Zagore Industrial Zone
Slavin Yanakiev, Executive Director of PROGRESS PLC Stara Zagora
Petko Petkov, Founder, ZaraLab
Tsvetan Chetashki, Co-founder, ProDronesys

13:30 – 14:30 Business Lunch


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Capital Cities is an information platform about the development of local economies and important city centers in Bulgaria.
The goals are:
«  To introduce the projects, challenges and successes of the local businesses
«  To create a platform promoting the dialogue between the dynamic companies in each region