Sofia Investment Agency to Present the Creative Sector at Business Meetings in Vienna

Invest Sofia to Present the Creative Sector at Business Meetings in Vienna

Sofia Investment Agency and a delegation of 12+ creative companies from Sofia will head to Vienna for a series of business meetings in the framework of the ‘25 Hours in Creative Vienna’ event to take part on September 25th and 26th. We are organising the initiative together with Vienna Business Agency with the aim to facilitate the internationalisation and …

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BUSINESS

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Launch of Mentoring Programme for Companies in Accelerator Startup Sofia’s Pilot Edition

The Mentoring Programme for Companies in Accelerator Startup Sofia to Launch This Week

 Sofia Investment Agency is organising the mentor programme at “Accelerator Startup Sofia” of Sofia Municipality on September 11 and 12. The 12 mentors come from the start-up ecosystem, including VC funds, the private and public sectors and academia.  The two-day training will cover a wide range of topics like business planning, sales, design and presentation, digital marketing, fundraising, financing …

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Meet Sofia Investment Agency at EXPO REAL 2019 in Munich

Meet Invest Sofia at EXPO REAL 2019 in Munich

For the first time, the largest real estate exhibition in Europe is organising a separate discussion panel dedicated to Bulgaria.   Commercial real estate market in Bulgaria – opportunities and perspectives 2020 07/10/2019  | 13:00 – 13:45 | Hall A1, Stand 250 Language: English More about the panel: exporeal-konferenz.de/events We will be presenting investment opportunities in Sofia in the construction and …

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Invest Sofia to Answer Some of the Most Frequently Asked Questions by Foreigners during the 'Living & Doing Business in Bulgaria' Seminar

What are the Most Frequently Asked Questions by Foreigners? 'Living & Doing Business in Bulgaria' Seminar to Provide the Answers 

Sofia Investment Agency and Kambourov & Partners Law Firm are jointly organising the ‘Residing & Doing Business in Bulgaria’ seminar to take place on September 18th, 2019, at Polygrafia Conference Center. Our teams will meet with representatives of foreign embassies and consulates in Bulgaria, advisory companies, investors and investment funds. Practical answers will be given to questions under three …

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Odelo Opens Development Centre in Sofia  

Odelo Opens Development Centre in Sofia  

Odelo Farba, the subsidiary of Odelo Group in Bulgaria opened a development centre in Sofia. The company is a key supplier to Mercedes and the team in the capital will work on the design of the taillights of automobiles, which should go into production two years after the initial design phase. The centre starts with 10 highly-qualified engineers and …

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First Alternative Investment Fund in Bulgaria 

First Alternative Investment Fund in Bulgaria 

Impetus Capital, a Sofia-based private investment company, will operate the first alternative investment fund in Bulgaria.  The fund is named ImVenture II KDA and will support growing Bulgarian companies in industries that account for over 70% of the growth of the Bulgarian economy: information technology and computer science; modern trade; production (including fast moving consumer goods and food); transport …

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Multidisciplinary Creative Academy Opening in Sofia

Multidisciplinary Creative Academy Opening in Sofia

ARC Academy - the first multidisciplinary creative academy of its kind - opens in Sofia Tech Park this autumn. Students of the Academy will be able to study in four areas: game development, brand building, film production and space design. ARC Academy has attracted business partners to teach the disciplines. The training process will involve companies that are leaders …

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Nearly 107,000 m2 New Office Space in Sofia

Nearly 107,000 m2 New Office Space in Sofia

The new office space in Sofia completed in the first half of 2019 was about 107,000 m2, according to data from Cuѕhman & Wakefield Forton. The trend for leasing buildings still under construction continues to dominate the market. The total built stock of class A and B space reached 1.925 million m2, and IT and BPO companies remain the …

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New investments in economic zone Sofia - Bozhurishte

New Investments in Economic Zone Sofia - Bozhurishte

National Company Industrial Zones PLC Тhree final and one preliminary agreements with investors were signed by the National Company for Industrial Zones for the Sofia-Bozhurishte Economic Zone this summer, according to a report by National Company Industrial Zones PLC.  The total value of the investments is BGN 52 million and their realisation will create 100 new jobs in the industrial …

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Sofia City News

Sofia City News

Image Source: www.sofia.bg For a second year in a row, Sofia Municipality’s Green Sofia and Cleantech Bulgaria launched their electric bike rental service. This year the locations are two: the parking lot of the swimming pool in Dianabad and the parking area behind the National History Museum in Boyana. The service will be provided by …

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ENTREPRENEURS

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Why Sofia? with Boris Hristov, Founder at 356labs

Why Sofia? with Boris Hristov, Founder at 356labs

356labs is a boutique presentation agency that helps their clients write, design and deliver truly effective presentations. They do that by either building those presentations for their customers or by training them how they can do all of the above three by themselves.  The company is just 4 years old but has already worked on some of the most critical …

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æternity Ventures announces $400К funding in 4 blockchain projects 

æternity Ventures announces $400К funding in 4 blockchain projects 

Тhe second edition of the Starfleet accelerator aims to provide $100К venture funding for each of the four selected projects: the event ticketing provider by Abend from Germany, the blockchain game Cryptic Legends (Malta/Serbia), the Croatian decentralized freelancing platform Cryptotask, and the Bulgarian satellite data marketplace Homeport.   æternity Ventures, the investment arm of the æternity Blockchain, has officially announced the …

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Central and Eastern European Chamber of Commerce (Singapore) Launches Operations

CEEC (Singapore) Launches Operations

The Central and Eastern European Chamber of Commerce (Singapore) - CEEC officially launched operations and is now open to membership applications. The project initiated by EuroCham over a year agoр aims to create a platform in Singapore for companies and individuals to connect, network, develop …

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12 Tech Start-ups in the First Edition of PrEXCELerator Bulgaria

12 Tech Start-ups in the First Edition of PrEXCELerator Bulgaria

  PrEXCELerator Bulgaria admitted 12 participants with technology start-up ideas in its first edition for 2019 which launched on June 24. All but one of the selected participants are from Sofia.  This is the first pre-acceleration environment in Bulgaria targeting three groups of start-up companies:  (1)  Start-ups in the stages proof-of-concept & minimum viable product (MVP);  (2) Distressed start-ups looking …

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Invitation to the PropTech Conference in Vienna for Bulgarian Startups

Invitation to the PropTech Conference in Vienna for Bulgarian Startups

  Bulgarian companies are invited to join PropTech Vienna with a 10% discount premium entry fee. The event is one of the largest international proptech events in Europe and this year will take place on November 07 in Vienna. PropTech Vienna will be the venue of well-established companies in the construction industry, real property sector, Facility Management, Asset Management, information …

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Teenovator Looking for Mentors and Sponsors of Start up Clubs in Bulgarian Schools

Teenovator Looking for Mentors and Sponsors of Start up Clubs in Bulgarian Schools

Proznanie Foundation is looking for sponsors and mentors for its Teenovator project - a programme focused on creating and facilitating start-up clubs at Bulgarian high schools.  The initiative is part of the international U School network, which is represented by 200 start-up clubs at schools around the world. The programme has all the licenses and permissions from the Ministry …

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Funding Opportunities

Funding Opportunities

The Investment Council of the Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry is looking for Bulgarian investment projects to present to potential investors in the framework of an investment seminar on October 10, 2019 in Milan, Italy. Project information should include: a short presentation in English, project business case, amount of investment pursued (equity and / or debt), offered share …

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EVENTS

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Invest Sofia to Join BIOTECH ATELIER 2.0 – the International Forum without Analogue in the Bulgarian BioTech Ecosystem

Invest Sofia to Join BIOTECH ATELIER 2.0 – the International Forum without Analogue in the Bulgarian BioTech Ecosystem

Sofia Investment Agency is pleased to announce that CEO Mr. Vladimir Danailov was invited to speak at BIOTECH ATELIER - the one-of-a-kind event in the biotechnology field in Bulgaria that will be held on the 25th of September 2019 at the John Atanasov Innovation Forum, Sofia Tech Park. Vladimir Danailov will join the panel discussion “Access to Funding for …

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Upcoming Events in Sofia

Upcoming Events in Sofia

IOT BULGARIA SUMMIT 2019 IoT Bulgaria Summit 2019 is a community event that will take place on Saturday, September 14, 2019 for the fourth time in Bulgaria. It is one day event focused only on Internet of Things. The conference will be hosted at the Microsoft Innovation Center. Stay in touch with the latest news at IoT Bulgaria Summit …

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