We want to dive a layer deeper. After the turbulent 2020 and the Covid-19 pandemic, protests, recession there is no doubt that the innovation know-how is the key to our future success.
Now we are on crossroad - innovation crossroads - to be a successful healthy nation or to duplicate our previous behaviour.
In partnership with economists, scientists and investors the Innovation Starter Agency will share a bold vision for innovation tomorrow.
Acceleration of our strong competitive advantages and positive mindsets for a successful future ahead of time.
8:00Welcoming and Networking Real&Virtual Coffee
9:00Venelin Petkov Journalist, Event Host
9:10Evgeny Angelov Chairman of the Bulgarian Private Equity & Venture Capital Association and Partner at PostScriptum Ventures.
9:20Danyo Dimitrov Manager JTN Research
9:30Partners, innovators, creators
9:30Teodora Petkova CEO UniCredit Bulbank
9:35Ivan Georgiev CFO Kaufland Bulgaria
9:40Francois Debergh Country Director of Veolia for Bulgaria
9:45Tim Kurth CEO Aurubis Bulgaria
9:50Survive or Thrive
9:50Rik Vera Business Philosopher
10:05Q&A Irina Nedeva Senior producer Current Affairs Channel Horizon BNR (Bulgarian National Public Radio)
10:15Yulia Stark President European Women Association
10:30Q&A Irina Nedeva Senior producer Current Affairs Channel Horizon BNR (Bulgarian National Public Radio)
10:40Hunger or Revolution
10:40Philip Gounev Chairman of the Board, Anti Corruption Fund
10:55Q&A Mirolyuba Benatova Journalist “Alternativata”, TV1
11:05Dimitar Bechev Director of Institute for European Policies
11:20Q&A Mirolyuba Benatova Journalist “Alternativata”, TV1
11:30Daniel Lorer Managing Partner, BrightCap Ventures
11:45Q&A Deyan Vassilev CEO and founder of MoitePari.bg
11:55Survive or Thrive
11:55Sabine Everaet EMEA CIO The Coca-Cola Company
12:10Q&A Irina Obushtarova Managing Director Trending Topics Bulgaria
12:20Marie-Louise Köhl Harritsø Regional Director, Reach For Change Europe
12:35Q&A Yuriy Vulkovsky Country Manager, Reach for Change
14:00Survive or Thrive
14:00Hüseyİn Güler Business Planning & Innovation Director Kastomonu Entegre
14:15Q&A Maria Cheresheva Journalist
14:25Eng. Maria Topchiyska Director Smart Factory Schneider Electric
14:40Q&A Maria Cheresheva Journalist
14:50Pavlina Yanakieva CEO of Bulgaria Innovation Hub San Francisco
15:05Q&A Maria Cheresheva Journalist
15:30Boryana Manolova CEO Siemens, Bulgaria | Chairperson of the Council of Women in Business in Bulgaria (CWBB)
15:45Q&A Teodora Lapshova Journalist “Inovativno”, BNT
15:55Krassimir Marchev Professor at Northeastern University USA
16:10Q&A Teodora Lapshova Journalist “Inovativno”, BNT
16:20Trayan Trayanov CEO Teach For Bulgaria
16:35Q&A Yuriy Vulkovsky Country Manager, Reach for Change
16:45Bankrupt or Disrupt
16:45Irma Mentzer Head of Rapid Applications Delivery and Head of IT, Sofia Shared Services Center, World Bank Group
17:00Q&A Irina Obushtarova Managing Director Trending Topics Bulgaria
17:10Leona Aslanova CEO Innovation Starter
1407 SOFIA, BULGARIASee map
Georgi Nenovthe super human
Justine Tomsblog.abcbg.com blog.justinetoms.com
+359 2 9582 408
+359 2 494 9770
Innovation Starter Box Ltd.
VAT Reg. N BG202912458
2 Apostol Karamitev Str.