Driven by the desire to make education in Bulgaria even better, 11 leading organizations joined efforts to organize together The Future of Education Conference 2018.

To inspire us to look into the future and to plan the way education can take us there. To show what is possible in Bulgaria and how it works - successful practices at school, outside school, business initiatives, and public-private partnerships.

On November 23 the event is in one track, while on November 24 there are 4 parallel tracks- Recruiting, Developing and Training teachers; Vocational Education; STEAM and Cloud Technologies; Building School 2.0. See the program below.

Program

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Alexander Angelov

CEO Center for Creative Training

Assenka Hristova

Managing partner „Industry Watch“

Blagovest Papagalski

Center for Creative Training

Bogoi Bogdanov

Scrum Master and Agile Coach, EPAM Systems

Boris Kolev

CEO of CSR Bulgaria

Dafina Nikolova

Deputy director of “Georgi Benkovski” School, Teteven

Denitsa Sacheva

Deputy Minister of Education and Science

Desislava Boshnakova

Headmistress of “Detski svyat” kindergarten, Gorna Oryahovitsa

Dimitar Lazarov

Strategies, Policies and Programmes Director at the Centre for Inclusive Education

Dimitrina Todorova

Vocational High School in Computer Programming and Innovation, Burgas

Dobroslav Dimitrov

Chair of the Bulgarian Association of Software Companies

Ekaterina Gramenova

Co-founder of Steps Academy

Elena Varzilova

Google Educators Group, Bulgaria

Elka Bojikova

Principal of Yane Sandanski high school in Gotce Delchev

Emine Sabri

High school student, 11 grade

Emmanuel Artur

Managing Director of Nestlé Bulgaria

Eugenia Volen

Early Learning and Care program officer at the Trust for Social Achievement

Eva Maydell

Member of European Parliament

Evgeniy Dimitrov

Center for Inclusive Education

Fernando M. Reimers

Ford Foundation Professor of the Practice in International Education

Gabriel Biris

Board member of Ready Nation Romania

Gergana Rakovska

Chairperson of Business Foundation for Education

Hristina Dacheva

Network of Innovative Teachers

Iravan Hira

Managing Director of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Bulgaria

Iva Boneva

Founder and CEO of the Centre for Inclusive Education

Ivan Ivanov

Deputy director in “Hristo Botev” school in Karnobat

Ivan Mihaylov

Director, Visteon’s Technical Center in Sofia

Ivan Stoyanov

Principal of Hristo Botev Comprehensive Secondary School, Karnobat

Joost de Laa

Professor of Economics, chair "Global Economic Challenges", at Utrecht University

Konstantinka Stoyanova

Deputy-director in “Hristo Botev” – Karnobat

Krasimira Raycheva

Country Manager, Visa Bulgaria

Krassimir Georgiev

Sliven Proffessional Highschool for Civil Engineering and Geodesy "Arch. Georgi Kozarov"

Kristina Nikolova

Co-founder of Steps Academy

Lena Parova

Principal of St.St. Kiril and Methodius Primary School, Vetren, Pazardhik Region

Liliya Arakchieva

Project Manager of ‘One school for All’ Program

Lyudmil Popov

Bulgarian Language and Literature teacher at the Sofia High School of Mathematics

Magdalena Krysteva

Teacher, Hristo Botev Comprehensive Secondary School, Karnobat

Margarita Bozova

Principal of the Yane Sandanski Elementary School in Plovdiv

Maria Atanassova

Deputy-Principal, Ivan Vazov Foreign Language High School, Plovdiv

Marieta Apostolova Georgieva

Vocational School "Prof. dr Asen Zlatarov", Vidin

Milena Dimitrova

Project manager Ucha.se

Milena Paskova

Headmistress of “Izvorche” kindergarten, Kabile

Milko Sarafov

Headmaster of “Hristo Smirnenski” school, Brezovo

Mirela Petkova

Teacher, Elin Pelin 19th Comprehensive Secondary School

Mirela Petkova

Geography and Economics Senior Teacher

Natalia Miteva

Program Director for Education at the America for Bulgaria Foundation

Neli Koleva

Chief Officer of Public Partnerships, Teach for Bulgaria

Panka Valeva

Google Educators Group, Bulgaria

Penka Peneva

Nesho Bonchev Comprehensive Secondary School, Panagyurishte

Petar Sharkov

General Manager Telerik Academy School

Petya Evtimova

Team Leader, Project Management Unit DOMINO

Polly Yankova

Founder of MindHub

Polya Valkova

Student

Prof. Dr. Hermann Josef Abs

Chair for Educational research and Schooling at the University of Duisburg-Essen

Prof. Galin Tsokov

Professor at Plovdiv University

Rosen Bogomilov

Deputy Principal Grigorii Tsamblak 106 Elementary school, Sofia

Rossen Ivanov

Managing partner of BlackPeak Capital

Snezhana Yakimova

Primary teacher at Hadji Gencho Primary School, Teteven

Stamen Kotchkov

Chairman of the Bulgarian Association of Software Companies 2014-2017

Stancho Atanasov

Velizar Peev Vocational High School, Svoge

Stanimir Nikolov

Managing Director of EPAM Systems Bulgaria

Stefaan Hermans

Director of Policy Strategy and Evaluation

Stefan Stoyanov

Deputy Mayor of Plovdiv

Stela Stefanova

Director of Technology School Electronic Systems

Svetoslav Sotirov

Chairman of the Management Board of the Alumni Association of TUES

Svetozar Georgiev

Co-Founder of Telerik Academy

Tanya Mihaylova

Deputy Minister of Education and Science

Tanyo Stoychev

Henry Ford Vocational High School, Sofia

Tapio Siukonen

Deputy Director, Omnia, Finland

Uwe Tschirner

Branch Manager ABB Rakovski

Valentina Korinova

Principal at Vasil Levski 156th Elementary School, Sofia

Vanya Traykova

Government expert at the “Pre-school and School Education Content” Directorate

Vasil Radoinovsky

Head of the Secretariat, Bulgarian-Swiss Chamber of Commerce

Venelina Nikolova

Principal 125 high school Boyan Penev

Ventsislava Nikolova

Chair Econt Foundation

Vessela Gertcheva

Programming and exhibits director at Muzeiko

Vessela Ruseva

Future Explorers

Vyara Hartarska

Deputy-principal, 104th Zahary Stoyanov Primary School

Yordan Politov

Penkov, Markov & Partners Law Firm

Yordanka Benova-Ananieva

Deputy Mayor of Bourgas

Zdravko Duchev

Software Engineering Manager, EPAM Systems

National Palace of Culture

Sofia, Bulgaria

80+ Speakers

Get inspired by the best examples from Bulgaria and the world

30+ Organizations

Meet the most interesting educational organizations

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