Overview of the Serbian market, networking and partner search assistance
Sofia Tech Park organizes on March 25, 2021 from 10.00 am the next online edition of GrowBreakfast. This time, representatives of the Belgrade Science and Technology Park, from Serbia, will join the initiative.
The activities of the Belgrade Science and Technology Park are aimed at supporting start-up and growing high-tech companies (SMEs and development centers of international companies), helping them to develop and commercialize innovative products and services.
Another important guest of our event is BESCO – The Bulgarian Startup Association that will share very valuable experience in policy making and intermediating with entrepreneurs and government organizations.
The event will be joined by Business Development Director of the Belgrade Science and Technology Park Jelena Petrovic, Boyan Milenkovic, Head of Business Support and SportsTech ecosystem, as well as Head of the Trade and Economic Affairs Office of the Bulgarian Embassy in Belgrade, Alexander Angelov, Deputy Chairman of the Management Board of Sofia Tech Park Natanail Stefanov, representatives of BESCO and the innovative ecosystem in Bulgaria and Serbia.
The event will connect the ecosystems of Sofia Tech Park and the Science and Technology Park in Belgrade and encourage cooperation, create networks of contacts and support mutual development, as well as accelerate opportunities for partnership between the business and scientific communities of both parks.
GrowBreakfast is a monthly event organized by Sofia Tech Park to elaborate on the growth of Incubated companies within the campus. It has the main goal to promote dialogue among entrepreneurial ecosystem stakeholders where the science and technology park has a strategic role, as well as to encourage mutual cooperation, synergy and partnership and at the same time to support the companies in their development and international growth. In this regard, the main idea is to address the biggest challenges of the SMEs, such as access to finance, access to markets and internationalization. digitalization, innovation and technological development. All this in a friendly home-style environment and atmosphere.
10:00 – Opening from the ClubHouse Studio (Sofia Tech Park), ancor: Mark Marinov.
10:03 – Welcome note from the Head of the Office of Trade and Economic Affairs
Embassy of Bulgaria in Belgrade, Mr. Alexander Angelov.
10:05 – Presentation of Sofia Tech Park: Outstanding solutions in challenging circumstances, .Mr. Natanail Stefanov – Vice Chairman of the Management Board at Sofia Tech Park JSC.
10:15 – Presentation of Science and Technology Park – Belgrade, Mr. Bojan Milenković, Head of Business Support and SportsTech ecosystem.
10:30 – Presentation of BESCO – the successful model of an official mediator between state and entrepreneurs. Startup Visa for Bulgaria, . Mr. Dobri Ivanov – Chairman of the Management Board of BESCO.
10:45 – Discussion over the topics for interconnected cooperation between Bulgarian and Serbian Ecosystems.
11:00 – Q&A Session.