a unique professional event for the European market. It ‘s not an expo, nor it is a trade show; it’s a blend between a conference and networking event with boutique exhibition and a lot of entertainment. 2 days of shared knowledge, 15 esteemed expert speakers and a lot of inspiration is the essence of Eventex Congress 2015.
National day of Romania
On 28th of November following the joint invitation of HE Anton Pacuretu, Romanian Ambassador and BCCBR, 400 people members of diplomatic corp, governmental and local representatives Romanian community, business community celebrated the National Day of Romania in Radisson Blu Hotel
General Assembly of BCCBR
On 28th of January 2015 in Sofia, Radisson Blu Grand Hotel was held the General Assembly of the Bilateral Chamber of Commerce Bulgaria-Romania. The meeting was attended by high level representatives of the companies- members, partners and supporters of BCCBR
Balkan Bridge and Bg Economic Forum
Balkan Trade Bridge 2014 was first of its kind event in Bulgaria which was held on 4th December 2014 in Sofia. The event was organized within Bulgaria Economic Forum with the kind partnership of BCCBR.
The event provided opportunity for companies to meet a large number of potential suppliers of products or services that they need.
Individual pre-arranged business meetings between "Purchasing Managers" from companies from Bulgaria and the region (buyers) with their potential suppliers, produce
Public Procurement Event
On 19 November 2014 Bilateral Chamber of Commerce Bulgaria-Romania organized a business breakfast and discussion focusing on Public procurements -Opportunities and prospects for business in Bulgaria. Within several discussion panels, together with our partners from Cameron McKenna Sofia and Bizportal.bg, we presented interesting facts and trends on the market, looked at the new Directive on public procurements EU - 2014/24 / EU and its introduction in Bulgaria and provided all participants with
Pharmacy Business Forum
The aim of events is to bring together representatives of the pharmaceutical and health business in Bulgaria and to get acquainted with successful business practices of leading companies in the sector - manufacturers, distributors, pharmacy chains and drug stores, medical centers and hospitals ect.
TIB 2014 Bucharest
BCCBR supported the participation of Metix OOD on Bucharest International Technological Fair – TIB 2014 in the period between 15-18th October.
The Bulgarian company Metix Ltd. participated with own stand in the one of the most prestigious technical fairs in Bucharest with 40 years of history - International Technical Fair 2014. The company produces Electrical Switchboards, Transformer Substations, Switchgear UniSec, is licensed by ABB and trades with LV&MV equipment.
Sofia-smart and innovative city
BCCBR, with the support of the Sofia Municipality Program Europe, organized "Sofia - smart and innovative city" forum. During the event the participants presented the sustainable model for smart cities in 3 main directions – smart economy, smart mobility and smart environment by fostering interaction between experts, local authorities, the business and start up companies.
Fashion Fair "Next Season"-9-12 Sept
BCCBR is partner of Next Season - the largest contracting fair in Romania. The only event that brings together manufacturers, distributors and traders from all categories of fashion: Footwear; Leather; Clothing; Accessories. Next Season is a fair that has proven its value in the 10 editions held during the years, that managed to gather: оver 50 exhibitors, both from Romania and abroad, оver 150 traders who came in search of collaborations, оver 100 contracts signed.
BCCBR celebrated its anniversary on 3th of July 2014 at the Romanian Embassy of Bulgaria in Sofia. The Ambassador of Romania in Bulgaria - His Excellency Anton Pacuretu and the president of the BCCBR - Mr. Doru Dragomir addressed a special welcoming speech to all the guests. The president of BCCI –Mr. Simeonov and Executive director of Invest Bulgaria Agency Mr. Mladenov, were between the personalities present on the event, that brought together members, partners and friends of BCCBR.
International Business Forum
The international business forum “Bridging Businesses for Sustainable Growth of Romanian - Bulgarian Neighborhood Area" took place on 20 June 2014 in Giurgiu, Romania. The event marked 60 years from the building of Danube Bridge. The event was organized by Bilateral Chamber of Commerce Bulgaria - Romania with the kindly support of Giurgiu Municipality, Ruse University and Bulgarian National Television.
On 20 March 2014, President of BCCBR Mr. Doru Dragomir took part in a meeting of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation ( BSEC ), as a representative of Romania Chamber of Commerce and Industry, held in BCCI headquarter in Sofia. Bulgaria is chairman of the BSEC for period January 1 - June 30, 2014. Under the motto "better synergies for increased competitiveness", the Presidency will seek to promote multilateral cooperation among member states of the BSEC.
SME Seminars across Bulgaria
In March BCCBR presented the opportunities for bilateral cooperation and business in a number of events across Bulgaria. The seminars are part of a project of Bulgarian SME's Promotion Agency and took place in Plovdiv, Stara Zagora, Sofia, Varna and Bourgas.
SEE Growth Summit
On 25th of march 2014 in "Sheraton" hotel, Sofia BCCBR took part as partner in SEE Growth Summit. The forum was focused on optimization of resources, retention of staff, development of new business opportunities.
Bulgaria Building Week
Between 19 - 22 March, at Interexpo, Sofia, was held the 14th edition of Bulgaria Building Week exposition in parallel with Sofia Logexpo and Security Expo. On the sand of BCCBR participated 2 romanian companies from the building industry: Celco and Elpreco . On the official opening of the event, among the other special guests, were His Excellency, the Ambassador of Romania, Anton Pacuretu and the President of BCCBR, Mr. Doru Dragomir.
BCCBR General Assembly
On 29th of January 2014 in Sofia, Radisson Blu Grand Hotel was held the General Assembly of the Bilateral Chamber of Commerce Bulgaria-Romania.
The meeting was attended by high level representatives of the members companies - Citi Bank, Happy tour, Law Firm Iliev & Partners, InnerLook Bulgaria, Millennium International Consult, Mobexpert Bulgaria, Neacsu Lawyer Office, Romstal Bulgaria, Web & Events, Radisson Blu, CertAsig - are just some of the members that support the activity of the Chamber.
Cross - border collaboration
On 29 November, in Sofia, was organised the debate about the "Challenges and possibilities of participation of Balkan countries ( Bulgaria - Romania - Serbia) in the EC strategy for development of Danube Region". At the debate participated the representatives of Foundation "Steinbeis", of CCI - Vratza, GIS - Transfer Center Foundation, EEN - Serbia, University of Nish, members of Bulgarian technology transfer network and the President of the Bilateral Chamber of Commerce Bulgaria - Romania.
National Day of Romania
On 27th of November the Bilateral Chamber of Commerce Bulgaria - Romania organized in collaboration with the Embassy of Romania in the Republic of Bulgaria a reception in order to celebrate the National Day of Romania, which was hosted by our new member, Radisson Blu Hotel in Sofia, Bulgaria.
Danube Tour Initiative - Vidin Event
Vidin (Bulgaria) hosted the 2nd Regional Conference under the Danube Tour initiative, aiming to bring in the attention of the society the development of Europe’s regions. The event was organized on the initiative of the Bilateral Chamber of Commerce Bulgaria-Romania, in cooperation with the MEPs from Bulgaria, Mariya Gabriel and Vladimir Urutchev (GERB/EPP), Romania, Marian-Jean Marinescu (LDP/EPP) and Hans Seidel Foundation.
3rd Danube Financing Dialogue
BCCBR had participate in the 3rd Danube Financing Dialogue on 30 and 31 October 2013 at the National Bank of Romania in Bucharest. The event represented a unique opportunity for project developers and financiers to discuss vital issues related to financing of projects.
Innovation and Technology Transfer
BCCBR had participate in the meeting of the working group on "Innovation and Technology Transfer" of Priority Area 8 “Competitiveness” of the Danube strategy on 30 October in Bucharest, organized by Steinbeis-Europa-Zentrum and Steinbeis Danube Center.
The objective of this workshop is to map challenges
and potentials in the field of innovation and
technology transfer in the Danube Region.
2nd EUSDR Annual Forum
BCCBR participated in the Second Annual Forum of the EU Strategy for the Danube Region (EUSDR) on 28-29 October 2013, in Bucharest, Romania. The event was jointly organized between the Government of Romania and the European Commission and took place at the International Conference Centre/Palace of the Parliament.
Danube Tour Initiative - Giurgiu
The Danube Strategy through business’ perspective was discussed in the Romanian town of Giurgiu on 27th of September.
The Forum is under the initiative of the Bilateral Bulgaria-Romania Chamber of Commerce. The event is organized in cooperation with the Bulgarian MEPs Mariya Gabriel and Vladimir Uruchev, , the Romanian MEP Marian-Jean Marinescu and Hans Seidel Foundation.
BCCBR launch event
On 2nd of July 2013 we officially launched the Bilateral Chamber of Commerce Bulgaria - Romania. The event was hosted by the Romanian Embassy in the Republic of Bulgaria.
The launch event began at 11:30am when His Excellency Mr. Anton Pacuretu - Ambassador of Romania to Bulgaria and Mr. Doru Dragomir - Chairman of BCCBR, took the stage and shared few words with their guests, expressing their gratitude towards the guests and at one another, how happy they were about the progress they made.