Adriana Dimova has been a project officer at ARC Fund since May 2010. She has been involved in projects, funded by European programs such as the Seventh Framework Program , South East Europe 2007-2013 and INTERREG IVC. Her portfolio includes projects in various areas like sustainable innovation s, environment, energy efficiency, creative industries, research collaboration, transfer of knowledge and know-how among member states as well as member states and third countries. Since the beginning of 2011, Adriana Dimova has been more actively involved in projects, using the application of the foresight method as a tool for designing science and technology policies. Her other duties involve preparation of project proposals and project coordination.
She has previous experience in preparing project proposals for Bulgarian SMEs and municipalities under the operational programs in Bulgaria. Adriana has also consulted Dutch businesses and has written a number of market research reports for the Dutch PSB subsidy, provided by the Dutch government to businesses, willing to enter new markets.
Adriana Dimova holds a bachelor’s degree in European Studies and Journalism and Mass Communications from the American University in Bulgaria as well as a master’s degree in European Public Affairs from the Maastricht University, the Netherlands. She speaks English fluently and has a good command of French.