Today (June 20) begins the third edition of the largest forum for the Green Transition in the countries of Central and Eastern Europe. It will be held over three days – June 20-22.
The focus of the event will be on the need for cooperation and connectivity of the countries of Central and Eastern Europe in the transition to low-carbon economies and sustainable development.
The exchange of good practices and leading solutions in the context of the Green Transformation of industries, green finance and innovation development will be encouraged.
The organizers are certain that the Green transition creates opportunities for prosperity and security of Bulgaria, for sustainable transformation and modernization of the economies of the countries of the European Union, as well as for increasing the competitiveness and income of the citizens.
More than 130 panelists from 10 countries will participate in the forum, among them are:
– Bogdan Bogdanov, Minister of Economy and Industry
– Julian Popov, Minister of Environment and Water
– Rumen Radev, Minister of Energy
– Tsvetelina Penkova, member of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament
– Radan Kanev, member of the European People’s Party (EPP) group in the European Parliament
– Charlina Vicheva, Director General of the General Directorate “Maritime and Fisheries” at the European Commission
– Adriana Sukova, Deputy Director General of the Directorate General “Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion” at the European Commission
– Arben Pelumbi, Chairman of the Parliamentary Committee on Production, Trade and Environment, Albania
– Ivan Ivanov, Chairman of the Commission for Energy and Water Regulation (KEVR)
– Francisco Barros Castro, Member of the Office of the European Commissioner for “Cohesion and Reforms”
– Matthew Baldwin, Deputy Director General of the Directorate General “Energy” at the European Commission
– H.E. Huseyn Huseynov, Ambassador of Azerbaijan