Investment Promotion Agencies: Empowering Innovative Europe On The Occasion Of Bulgarian Presidency Of The Council Of The European Union

Bulgaria, 20 June, 2018: WAIPA Executive Director Bostjan Skalar took part at the event “Investment Promotion Agencies: Empowering Innovative Europe!” on 20 June 2018 in the National Palace of Culture in Sofia, Bulgaria organized by WAIPA Member Invest Bulgaria Agency on the occasion of the Bulgarian President of the Council of the European Union.

The event focused on the following topics:

  • Innovation policy : the basis for competitiveness and sustainability in the EU
  • Focusing the investments for the development of the innovation potential in Bulgaria according to ISIS 2
  • European practices and models for funding and promoting innovation
  • Horizon 2020
  • Innovators and prospects ahead of them at European and international level

The meeting was attended by representatives of a large number of investment agencies to discuss how their work promotes innovation in the business sector.