The British Bulgarian Business Association and the German Bulgarian Chamber of Industry and Commerce invite you to a joint conference on the topic 'Brexit - Outlook and Effects on Bulgarian Economy' on Thursday, 2 November 2017.
Official guest of the event and a keynote speaker will be Tomislav Donchev, Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Bulgaria.
16:00 – 16:30 Registration
16:30 – 16:35 Greeting by Ognyan Zlatev, Head of the European Commission's (EC) Representation in Sofia
16:35 – 16:45 Greeting by Tim Kurth, Chairman of AHK and Omourtag Petkov, Chairman of BBBA
16:45 – 17:00 Speech by Tomislav Donchev, Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Bulgaria
17:00 – 17:40 Discussion Panel on the topic: Brexit - Outlook and Effects for Bulgaria, Germany and the UK
- Mr. Tomislav Donchev, Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Bulgaria
- Mr. Ulrich Hoppe - Director General, German-British Chamber of Industry & Commerce, London
- Mr. Dr. Ilja Nothnagel – Head of Division, Association of the German Chambers of Industry and Commerce, Berlin
- Ms. Anne-Marie Martin, Chief Executive, COBCOE
- Mr. Fergus
McReynolds, Director of EU Affairs, EEF, the British Manufacturers’ Organisation
Moderator: Vessela Tcherneva, Senior Director of Programmes, European Council on Foreign Relations
17:40 – 18:00 Q & A
18:00 – 19:00 Networking & Cocktail
Working languages: Bulgarian and English with simultaneous interpretation provided
The conference will take place at the Premises of the European Commission in Bulgaria, 124 G.S. Rakovski Str.
Participation fee: 50 BGN (excl. VAT) for BBBA and AHK Members; 75 BGN (excl. VAT) for non-members
Sponsorship opportunities are available. For more information, please contact Desislava Miteva, Executive Director, British Bulgarian Business Association, at email@example.com.
Please register below or reply to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 30 October.
Special thanks to Novotel Hotel Sofia and Georgievi Bros. Winemakery Club for their sponsorship to the event!