Programme 2015

Date/Time Session Lecturer/Mediator
27 June 2015
09:00 – 10:45 Islamic Finance or Financing Islamism Alex Alexiev
11:15 – 13:00 Plenary session: Origins and Sources of Radical Islam in the Balkans Alex Alexiev
Ilian Vassilev
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch break
14:00 – 15:45 Strategic briefing Alex Alexiev
Ilian Vassilev
16:15 – 17:45 Corporate Leader Lecture Vasko Nachev
Date/Time Session Lecturer/Mediator
28 June 2015
09:00 – 10:45 The European and UK Stress Tests Prof. Kevin Dowd
11:15 – 13:00 Morning workshop (brainstorming) Group A Prof. Kevin Dowd, Boris Petrov
Group B Gordon Kerr, Victor Avramov, PhD
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch break
14:00 – 15:45 Afternoon workshop Group A Gordon Kerr, Victor Avramov, PhD
Group B Prof. Kevin Dowd, Boris Petrov
16:15 – 17:45 Corporate Leader Lecture Milena Videnova (Coface BG)
Date/Time Session Lecturer/Mediator
29 June 2015
09:00 – 10:45 The Emergence of Novel Institutional Arrangements Underlying Money, Payments and Finance Dr. Douglas Jackson
11:15 – 13:00 Morning workshop (brainstorming) Group A Dr. Douglas Jackson, Prof. Kevin Dowd, Vladimir Sirkarov
Group B Gordon Kerr, Krasimir Kostenarov, Kuzman Iliev
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch break
14:00 – 15:45 Afternoon workshop Group A Gordon Kerr, Krasimir Kostenarov, Vladimir Sirkarov
Group B Dr. Douglas Jackson, Prof. Kevin Dowd, Kuzman Iliev
16:15 – 17:45 Corporate Leader Lecture Ivaylo Penchev (Walltopia)

 

Date/Time Session Lecturer/Mediator
30 June 2015
09:00 – 10:45 Why There Will Be a Fundamental Restructuring of the Euro and Other Currencies Gordon Kerr
11:15 – 13:00 Morning workshop (brainstorming) Group A Gordon Kerr, Boris Petrov
Group B Prof. Kevin Dowd, Ilian Vassilev
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch break
14:00 – 15:45 Strategic briefing: Greece – Where to Now? Prof. Kevin Dowd, Gordon Kerr, Dr. Douglas Jackson, Prof. Ali Eftekhari, Alex Alexiev, Ilian Vassilev
16:15 – 17:45 Corporate Leader Lecture Elena Marinova (Musala Soft)

 

Date/Time Session Lecturer/Mediator
01 July 2015
09:00 – 10:45 Is There Any Limit to Innovation as the Current Driver of Global Economy Prof. Ali Eftekhari
11:15 – 13:00 Morning workshop (brainstorming) Group A Prof. Ali Eftekhari, Hristian Daskalov
Group B Ivan Boevsky, Elena Spasova
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch break
14:00 – 15:45 Afternoon workshop Group A Ivan Boevsky, Elena Spasova
Group B Prof. Ali Eftekhari, Hristian Daskalov
16:15 – 17:45 Corporate Leader Lecture Ilian Vassilev (Innovative Energy Solutions)

 

Date/Time Session Lecturer/Mediator
02 July 2015
09:00 – 10:45 China’s silk road strategy: What does it mean to the world Prof. Zhang Jianxin
11:15 – 13:00 Morning workshop (brainstorming) Group A Prof. Zhang Jianxin, Angel Georgiev, PhD
Group B Assoc. Prof. Kiril Tochkov, Prof. Stefan F. Stefanov, PhD
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch break
14:00 – 15:45 Afternoon workshop Group A Assoc. Prof. Kiril Tochkov, Prof. Stefan F. Stefanov, PhD
Group B Prof. Zhang Jianxin, Angel Georgiev, PhD
16:15 – 17:45 Corporate Leader Lecture Prof. Lachezar Tsotsorkov (Asarel-Medet)

 

Date/Time Session Lecturer/Mediator
03 July 2015
09:00 – 10:45 The Emergence of Online Peer-to-Peer and Crowdfunding Models and Their Potential Role in the Future of Finance Andrew Davis
Carlo Stagnaro, PhD
11:15 – 13:00 Plenary session: Innovation and Regulation – How Innovation Can Evolutively Re-define the Borders of Specific Industries and Set under Stress Regulatory Arrangements Carlo Stagnaro, PhD, Andrew Davis, Assoc. Prof. Emil Kalchev and Hristian Daskalov
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch break
14:00 – 15:45 Afternoon workshop Group A Carlo Stagnaro, PhD, Assoc. Prof. Emil Kalchev
Group B Andrew Davis, Hristian Daskalov
16:15 – 17:45 Closing Ceremony Lecturers, Moderators, Guests