Dimitar Glavchev is Bulgarian economist and politician. Graduated master of International economic relations from the University of National and World Economy. MP from political party GERB in the 41-st, 42-nd, 43-rd and 44-th National Assembly. He was Vice Chairman of the 43-rd NA. On 19th of April 2017 he is choosen for Chairman of the National Assembly of Republic of Bulgaria.
Director of the High-Tech Business Center of Sofia University St Kliment Ohridski Chair of the Centre for China Economics and Politics at Sofia University St Kliment Ohridski.
He will present his topic about "Human's destiny ethics versus robots."
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"The National Cyclotron Center of the Institute for Nuclear Research and Nuclear Energy at BAS - Center for Innovative Solutions in Physics, Radiochemistry and Radiobiology"
Velislava Petrova graduated from the National High School of Mathematics and Science with a Golden Diploma in Biology and Biotechnology. At the age of 18 she was awarded a scholarship to attend the XLAB International Science Camp in Göttingen, Germany where she worked on projects in Developmental Biology, Organic Chemistry and Astrophysics. After her research experience in Germany, she moved to do a Bachelor Degree in Virology and Immunology at the University of Bristol, UK. She finished her degree as top of her class and was awarded the University prize for most innovative research project. Since 2013 Velislava has been a holder of a full Wellcome Trust PhD Scholarship at the University of Cambridge, UK. During her PhD degree, she used bioinformatics approaches and high-throughput genetic sequencing to understand the relationship between vaccination and autoimmune diseases. Velislava developed and patented a method for profiling of immune responses and since then has taken part in multiple entrepreneurship events to explore the commercial potential of her invention. After successful completion of her doctoral degree, Velislava is now a Postdoctoral Fellow at the biggest Genomics centre in Europe – The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute.
Born on 7 July 1988 in Pazardjik, Bulgaria. He obtained a Master of Laws Degree (LL.M) at South-West University in Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria. He also has a Bachelor’s Degree in Public Administration, and graduated as Summa Cum Laude at the same university. During his studies, he was elected Chairman of the Student Parliament and held this post for two terms. He is also an alumnus of the US International Visitor Leadership Programme.
In July 2012, he was elected Vice-Chairman of the European Democrat Students, the student organisation of the European People’s Party. He held the post for two terms. During his work, he dealt with strategy - creating processes, input policies, high education and research.
He worked for three years at Blagoevgrad Mayor’s office, responsible for international, media and youth affairs. He joined the Bulgarian centre-right party GERB in 2008 and successively held positions such as District Chairman of the Party’s youth branch. and then he reaches the postition of the Vice-Chairman and International Secretary of GERB’s youth organisation (MGERB).
In 2014 he becomes MEP in the group of European People's Party (EPP), after inauguration he is the youngest member of European Parliament and one of the youngest in the history of the institution. Prizewinner of the rating of "Forbes" "30 under 30" for the most successful young people in Europe, category "Politics". He is founder of the first bulgarian program of EU - A.L.E.C.O. In January 2017, he is chosen for Vice-coordinator of the EPP in Committe on Regional Development.
Mariya Gabriel is a Bulgarian politician and a member of the GERB party, and she was a Member of the European Parliament from 2009 to 2017. There, she served as Vice-President of the European People’s Party (EPP) group, Vice-President of EPP Women and head of the Bulgarian EPP delegation.
Central position in her extraparliamentary activity of Mariya Gabriel take places initiatives, targeted to the young people. She has six european information centers - two in Sofia, Blagoevgrad, Russe, Bourgas and Sliven. Through them she organizes trainings, presentations, campaignes whose missions is to introduce young peopleand everyone else with the advantages for Bulgaria being part of the European Union. She is organizer of the yearly national competition on european topic for students, and the national campaign "Reader of the year".
She currently is European Commissioner for Digital Economy and Society.
Doctor of Economic Sciences, Certified Public Accountant, Registered Auditor – Diploma № 0526, Master of Economics and Management of Industry. Chairman and Managing partner of “BRAIN STORM CONSULT-OD” Ltd., Sofia (Bulgaria).
He has a Doctor degree on Maths from Jacobs University Bremen, Germany (2011). He now deals with mathematical modeling, scientific calculations and development of numerical algorithms, and this activities mainly took place in processing and restoration of tomographic images. Chief Assistant in Institute of Information and Communication Technologies and in the Institute of Mathematics and Information in Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. He is interested in maths and theoretical information mainly of bulging optimization, numerical methods, theory of approximations, efficiency and complexity of algorithms. Winner of "John Atanasov" 2017 prize for young bulgarian scientists in the sphere of IT, and winner of the prize for young scientists "Proffesor Marin Drinov" in direction "Information and Communication science and technology 2017.