|Enterprise Europe Network is the pan-European network to support entrepreneurship and innovation that provides comprehensive "on- stop shop" business services in the search for a variety of partnerships throughout the European market.
Enterprise Europe Network in Bulgaria combines the activities of the former Innovation Relay Centre - Bulgaria, opened in 1997 and the eight Euro Info Centre, established in 1999. These partners are among the most active and well-known business consulting organizations in the respective regions, whose cooperation provide full geographic coverage of the country. National Coordinator of the EEN - Bulgaria is the Applied Research and Communications Fund.
The network offers a wide range of comprehensive services for:
- Entering international markets
- Transfer of new technologies
- Access to EU funding
- Legislation and EU standards
- Feedback on EU policies
In Bulgaria, the network brings together 13 organizations located in Sofia, Plovdiv, Stara Zagora, Vratsa, Yambol, Dobrich and Ruse as follows:
- Applied Research and Communications Fund – Coordinator
- Bulgarian Industrial Association
- Business Information and Consulting Center – Sandanski
- Business Support Centre for SMEs – Ruse
- Dobrich Chamber of Commerce and Industry
- Yambol Chamber of Commerce and Industry
- Stara Zagora Chamber of Commerce and Industry
- Vratsa Chamber of Commerce and Industry
- Plovdiv Chamber of Commerce and Industry
- Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry
- Ministry of Economy, Energy and Tourism
- GIS - Transfer Center Foundation
- ARK Consulting Ltd.
Enterprise Europe Network is an initiative of the European Commission, Directorate General "Enterprise", which started in 2008. The Executive Agency for Competitiveness and Innovation (EACI) is responsible for the operational management of the Network. Enterprise Europe Network is co-financed by the Competitiveness and Innovation Programme "(CIP) of the EU.
For more information on Enterprise Europe Network - Bulgaria visit: www.enterprise-europe-network.bg
For the central web portal of the Enterprise Europe Network visit: www.enterprise-europe-network.ec.europa.eu
Mr. Angel Milev, National Coordinator of the EEN - Bulgaria
E-mail: angel.milev (at) online (dot) com, tel: +359 2 973 3000