Agenda 2014

9.00 Registration
9.30 Opening
9.40 – 10.00 „Innovations as a key to success“ – Prof. Sudhanshu Rai,
Copenhagen Business School
Panel 1: Innovations in the banking sector
Moderator – Valentin Pan­ay­ot­ov, “Bank of the Year” Asso­ci­a­tion
10.00 – 11.00 Kalin Hristov – BNB
Levon Hampartzoumian – ABB/UniCredit Bulbank
Peter Andronov – CIBANK
11.00 Coffee break
11.10 – 11.30 The power of financial innovation” – Prof. Petko Kalev,
University of South Australia
11.30 – 13.30 Petia Dimitrova – Postbank
Lubomir Tzekov – BORICA – BANKSERVICE
Christof De Mil – CIBANK
Jocelyne Thomas – Vukovic – BNP Paribas, Russia
Svetoslav Moldovanski – First Investment Bank
Tsvetanka Mincheva – UniCredit Bulbank
Richard Peers – Microsoft
Alexander Durchev – All Channels communication
Discussion
13.30 – 14.00 Lunch
Panel 2: Financial instruments for innovations
Moderator – Assoc. Prof. EvgeniEvgeniev, PhD, VUZF University
14.00 – 14.20 Innovative entrepreneurs, small and medium enterprises and economic growth” – Dr. Giuseppe Gramigna, Chief Economist of the U.S. Small Business Administration (speaks in his private capacity)
14.20 – 15.00 Hristo Stoyanov – European Investment Fund
Dimo Spasov – Bulgarian Development Bank
Gavin Hill – “Deloitte” – Bulgaria
15.00 Coffee break
15.10 – 16.30 Zlatolina Mukova – NEVEQ
Elvin Guri – Empower
Stanislav Sirakov – LAUNCHub
Daniel Tomov – ELEVEN
Polina Yancheva– Nova Idea Foundation
Krassimir Stoyanov – ORAK Global Group
16.30 Closing remarks – Radostin Vazov, Executive Director of VUZF University