Building up on the success of our event from 2021, The British Bulgarian Business Association is pleased to announce our unique conference for second consecutive year – Green Business is GREAT, aiming to celebrate successful green initiatives by British and Bulgarian companies.


When: 6 December

Where: Intercontinental Hotel 

What time: 9:00- 13:00

Format: In person conference with live streaming online


This year the event will focus on the hot topic of energy and energy efficiency, as well as on the energy crisis and the opportunities this challenge offers for British and Bulgarian companies.

The discussion will have a special focus on energy efficiency and gas diversification with a conversation throughout all sectors of the economy, as well as on public-private partnership and cooperation with local and state authorities.

An official coffee reception will follow, presenting a perfect networking opportunity. Event will be free of charge but requires a registration below.  

If you would like to join online, please follow our official Facebook page where the conference will be streamed. 


Agenda: 

9:00 - 9:30

Registration and coffee break

9:30 - 9:40

Welcome guests in the hall

9:40 - 9:45

Welcome note from Gilbert McCaul, BBBA Chair 

9:45 – 9:50

Welcome note from Reneta Koleva, Deputy Minister of Environment and Water

9:50 – 9:55

Welcome note from H.E. Rob Dixon, British Ambassador 

9:55 - 10:00

Welcome note from Martyn Smith, Baringa

10:00 - 10:20

Keynote Presentation on “Near-term outlook for the South Eastern European energy market” by Pavlos Trichakis, Baringa

10:20 – 10:50  

Panel of Success Stories by BBBA Members

      -        Maya Atanasova, Atamiq

      -        Madlena Vladimirova, Vladimirova Consulting

      -        Ivan Armianov, Tangra

      -        Alex Daw, SGI 

      -        Douglas Blackwell, Crowd House Energy

10:50 - 11:00

Q&A Session

11:00 – 11:30

Coffee break

11:30 - 11:50

Presentation on ''The opportunities for energy and energy efficiency projects with EU funding in Bulgaria" by Evgeniy Ivanov, Technology Transfer Office “Quasar”

11:50 - 12:10

Presentation on ''A Good Year: Bulgaria's renewables sector 2021'' by Liliya Goranova, SeeNews

12:10 -12:20

Q&A Session

12:20- 12:30

Final remarks and closing the event


The Success Stories panel will be kindly moderated by Julian Mihov, PwC. 


Special thanks to our Diamond Sponsor:

With the kind support of: 


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