8.30 - 9.00 Registration

9.00 - 9.15 Opening

Public investments in support of urban and regional development. Priority projects in the new planning period – Operational Programme “Regions in Growth – 2014 - 2020”

Lilyana Pavlova, Minister of regional development and public works

Session 1
9.15 - 11.00  National programme for energy renovation of multifamily residential buildings - development and challenges.

Desislava Yordanova, EE Advisor to the Minister of Regional Development and Public Works
Irina Savina, Dep. mayor, “Investments and construction”, Sofia Municipality
Tanya Hristova, Mayor of Gabrovo Municipality
Antoaneta Robeva, Dep. mayor for construction and security, Blagoevgrad Municipality
Arch. Vladi Kalinov, Director of direction “Construction control”, Sofia Municipality
Boris Radulov, Dep. CEO of “Fibran Bulgaria” Ltd.
Eng. Nikolay Tsvetkov, Dep. chair, Board of directors, Chamber of engineers in the investment design
Arch. Nikolay Galabov, Dep. chair, Board of directors, Chamber of architects in Bulgaria
Ivan Boykov, CEO, Bulgarian Construction Chamber
Eng. Miroslav Yordanov, Chair of the Board of directors, BACEA

Moderator: Prof. Dr. Eng. Dimitar Nazarski, Member of Board of directors of Bulgarian Association for Construction Insulation and Waterproofing

11.00 – 11.15  Coffee Break

Session 2
11.15 – 13.00  Intelligent solutions and innovations in urban projects. The role of GIS in urban planning and resource management. The possibilities of Jessica instrument and FLAG fund to finance urban projects. Good practices.

Eng. Anna Vladova, CEO, "Bulplan" Ltd.
Arch. Vesselina Ilieva, Chief architect, Burgas Municipality
Evgenia Karadjova, CEO, "Esri" Bulgaria
Nadia Dankinova, Executive Director of Fund for sustainable urban development in Sofia
Daniela Assenova, Member of Baord of directors, Emobility International
Martin Zaimov, Member of Board of directors, Bulgarian electric vehicle association
Dimitar Dimitrov, CEO, "TICKEY"
Elena Ivanova, manager, “Ciela Norma"

Moderator: Kamen Krastev, Strategic Planning Director, The CITY Media Group

13.00 – 14.00  Lunch

Session 3
14.00 - 15.45 
Transport and mobility. Projects for integrated urban transport in the Bulgarian cities - progress, current status, good practices.

Velimir Milenkinski, Key expert from the project management team of "Sofia integrated urban transport"
Eng. Borislav Krastev, Head of directorate, "Integrated urban transport" - Plovdiv
Ivelina Strateva, Director of direction “Economics and Business Activities, Burgas Municipality
Ivanitsa Boyadzhieva, Manager, OP ”Urban Mobility Center”, Pleven
Eng. Kliment Kunev, Dep. mayor, Finance and property, Gabrovo Municipality
Eng. Dimitar Nakov, Dep. mayor, Rousse Municipality
Eng. Adrian Florea, Vice-President and CEO of Systems Branch, UTI Group
Representative of SystemCommunications

Moderator: Nikolay Todorov, Dep. editor-in-chief "The CITY Media Group"

Session 4
15.45 – 17.30  Construction challenges in the implementation of the new sections of the Sofia metro.

- The metro from Mladost 1 to Sofia airport
- The metro from “Mladost 1” to Business Park Sofia
- What lies ahead – a third metro line in Sofia (bul. "Botevgradsko shose" through bul. "Vladimir Vazov", Central urban district to district "Ovcha Kupel")

Prof. Dr. Eng. Stoyan Bratoev, Executive Director of "Metropolitan" JSC
Arch. Petar Dikov, Chief architect, Sofia Municipality
Chief eng. Ivan Iliev, Head of separate construction works, “Stanilov” Ltd.
Eng. Kliment Ivanov, Project Manager, "Stanilov" Ltd.
Eng. Stefan Chonkov,  “G.P. Group”
Eng. Yonko Dimitrov, Project manager, "G.P. Group"
Arch. Radomir Serafimov, CEO, “Atelier Serafimov Architects”
Eng. Stefan Vankov, Chief engineer, "Geostroy" and project manager, Association "Geometro B.P"
Eng. Kiril Maslev, CEO, “Hydromat”
Arch. Farid Paktiawal, RGB Ltd.

Moderator: Milena Vasileva, Dep. editor-in-chief, "The CITY Media Group"

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