The 8th Annual Round Table “Bulgarian ICT Watch” is organized by ICT MEdia and BASSCOM, and with the support of Bulgarian Outsourcing Association.
The round table will take place at the International Business School, Universum Hall (7 Vincent van Gogh Street, Sofia).
Over the years the conference has been held with the traditional support of the Ministry of Economy of the Republic of Bulgaria, Invest Bulgaria Agency (IBA), Bulgarian Small and Medium Enterprises Promotion Agency (BSMEPA), Bulgarian Association of Information Technologies (BAIT), Bulgarian Outsourcing Association (BOA).
This year the BULGARIAN ICT WATCH round table will expand its focus in order to look for solutions for the main challenge the industry is facing nowadays - the shortage of highly qualified ICT specialists. Thus practices for attracting both foreign and Bulgarian specialists will be discussed in the first panel of the round table. Special attention will be paid to methods for retaining talented specialists in Bulgaria, convincing those living and working abroad to come back, and to educating ICT specialist on a local level.
The second panel will focus on discussing national Encouraging Policies and State Mechanisms to Support the ICT Export with the state, branch Associations, and ICT companies representatives. The panel will continue with Stanislava Manolova, Head of the Commercial and Economic Office in London City, UK, and Stoyan Mihaylov, Stoyan Mihaylov, Head of the Commercial and Economic Office in Oslo, Norway, who will present the opportunities and requirements for exporting ICT products to these markets.
Pre-event registration is required at https://events.ictmedia.bg/event/127/registration
Program information can be found on the official page of the event - https://events.ictmedia.bg/event/127