DigiHub and the EEN network inspire future entrepreneurs in Burgas on the national tour – “The Entrepreneur’s Path”

[ 12.04.2024 ]

This week in Burgas, over 150 future entrepreneurs, pupils, students and their teachers joined the “Path of the Entrepreneur” – the national tour of Sofia Tech Park and Junior Achievement Bulgaria.

In BURGAS, the event was officially opened by the Deputy Mayor of Burgas for Finance, Budget, Economy and Maritime Affairs Stanimir Apostolov and the Deputy Mayor for Education, Health, Social Activities and Youth Policies Mihail Nenov.

Junior Achievement Bulgaria told the youth how they can turn their innovative business idea into a successful product or service with the help of their SEEIP incubation program. The team also presented the services of the prototype workshop of Sofia Tech Park Sofia Creation Station.

Petko Georgiev – Chairman of the Board of DigiHub introduced the participants to the Enterprise Europe Network and how it supports small and medium-sized companies. DigiHub is part of the EEN network within which it provides free integrated services for business, cooperation, innovation and facilitating access to European and global markets.

Burgas Free University presented the successful joint activities from its partnership with Junior Achievement, namely the winners of the “Beyond” program of Junior Achievement, joint training projects, as well as the finalists of PGRE – G.S. Rakovski in the “Eco-accelerator” and “Learning company-2024” initiatives, under the mentorship of Associate Professor Dr. Vilyana Ruseva, a teacher from the Center for Economic and Management Sciences at BSU.

Prof. Milen Baltov also welcomed the operational director of Junior Achievement – Vera Petkanchin, to discuss future joint activities within the framework of the signed memorandum between the two countries, as well as the upcoming innovation camp of the organization, which Burgas Free University will host on June 7, 2024

You can read more about the network here: https://digihub.bg/bg/enterprise-europe-network/