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International Exhibition

PROFILE

The EUROPEAN FORUM ON SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP presents companies and organizations of people with disabilities, measures to promote them and opportunities for partnership within the European Union. The event, which is unique within the EU enjoys growing interest on the part of business partners, media and the general public.

 

The EUROPEAN FORUM ON SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP  includes:
Fair of Enterprises and Cooperatives in Social Economy
Events with international participation

 

Thus, the  EUROPEAN FORUM provides an opportunity for social enterprises, on the one hand to promote their activities and, on the other hand to contact representatives of European and national institutions to get acquainted with the current measures to promote this sector of economy. The 9th edition of the event in 2020 is also based on this concept.

 

Organizers: European Commission, European Economic and Social Committee, European Confederation of Industrial and Service Cooperatives (CECOP),  Ministry of Labor and Social Policy, Ministry of Economy, Agency for Persons with Disabilities, Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises

Main Partner: The Forum is held with the support of International Fair Plovdiv
Partners: National Union of Worker Producers' Cooperatives, National Federation of Employers of Disabled People, National Union of Cooperatives of Persons with Disabilities, Union of the Deaf, Union of the Blind, Union of Disabled People, Association of Parents with Children with Epilepsy, Bulgarian Association for Neuromuscular Diseases

 


EVENTS

The accompanying events bring together distinguished experts, high-level representatives of the European Commission and the European Economic and Social Committee, of Bulgarian institutions, of European cooperative and non-governmental organizations. Trends in the development of social economy and policies to stimulate it are discussed.      

 

Types of events
•    Conferences with international participation
•    Scientific and practical conferences
•    Round tables
•    Discussion forums

 

 

 

 

 


FAIR OF ENTERPRISES AND COOPERATIVES IN SOCIAL ECONOMY

FAIR OF ENTERPRISES AND COOPERATIVES IN SOCIAL ECONOMY

The fair displays goods, produced in companies, employing people with disabilities.

 

Fair of Enterprises and Cooperatives in Social Economy 2019 – in short:
•    Participants – 110 companies and organizations
•    Countries – 7

 

Main categories
•    Decoration, accessories and toys
•    Handicrafts
•    Articles of wood and ceramics  
•    Food products
•    Leather goods – shoes, bags and others
•    Ready-made clothes – children, ladies, men  
•    Social economy projects
•    Advertising materials  
•    Rehabilitation of people with disabilities
•    Social tourism
•    Social services
•    Textile products
•    Knitwear

 

Specialized areas
•    Area with interactive remote participation of European organizations
•    Multimedia area of NGOs
•    Demo zone for presentation of technologies, products, innovations  

 


WHY PARTICIPATE?

Social economy enterprises have the opportunity:
•    to be presented at the unique forum in the European Union, which attracts more and more companies and organizations from abroad;
•    to showcase their products and services to more than 20 thousand visitors, who attend the Spring Exhibitions held at the same time at International Fair Plovdiv: “Nature, Hunting, Fishing”, “Flower Spring”, Italian Festival of Beauty and Hairstyle, Cynology Exhibitions.  

 

Data on the European Forum on Social Entrepreneurship and the remaining events – click here.

 

 


WHY VISIT THE EUROPEAN FORUM ON SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP?

The unique event is useful and interesting for:
•    Specialists in the field of social economy – they can get acquainted with the trends, measures and business models for its development, presented within the framework of the accompanying events.

•    Mass visitors – they have the opportunity to buy clothes, shoes and other high-quality products at attractive prices and see new collections of clothing at fashion shows.

 

 


USEFUL INFORMATION

Working time: every day from 9.00 to 18.00 h, on 29 March, Sunday – till 14 h

 

Location:

  • EUROPEAN FORUM FOR SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP - Pavilion 6
  • NATURE, HUNTING, FISHING - Pavilion 3 and the open area in front of it  
  • MEDICUS,  DENTO, GALENIA - Pavilion 11
  • TEXTAILOR EXPO - Pavilion 13
  • ITALIAN FESTIVAL OF BEAUTY AND HAIRSTYLE - Pavilion 2
  • BULCOLECTO - Pavilion 7
  • CYNOLOGY EXHIBITION - 8th field (open area between Pavilions 6 and 18)

 

Access: with a ticket that is valid for all events.
           Price – BGN 5;  for students and retired people  – BGN 2  

 

Parking lots for visitors
 Maritsa Blvd. (along the Maritsa River)
 multi-storey parking lot – Bulgaria Blvd.
 Tsar Boris III Obedinitel Blvd. - next to Pavilion 10
   

 

How to get to Plovdiv and the Fairground:
 by plane - http://www.sofia-airport.bg/
 by train - http://www.bdz.bg/bg/
 by bus from Sofia - http://www.centralnaavtogara.bg/#b
 by car  - http://www.bgmaps.com/

 

Accommodation
    The town of Plovdiv is one of the most developed tourist centers in Bulgaria. It has numerous hotels and lodgings, offering all amenities. One of the most elegant hotels if the four-star St. Petersburg, in which there are also conference halls.

 

 


PARTICIPATION


Tanya Zemlyakova

Telephone: +359 32 902 311

Mobile Telephone: +359 885 555 363

E-mail: t.zemlyakova@fair.bg


CATALOG AND INFORMATION SYSTEM


Zahari Karadzhov

Telephone: +359 32 902 141

Mobile Telephone: +359 885 898 835

E-mail: zahari@fair.bg


ADVERTISING


Maria Milanova

Telephone: +359 32 902 377

Mobile Telephone: +359 885 787 587

E-mail: advertising@fair.bg


BUSINESS EVENTS


Tanya Zemlyakova

Mobile Telephone: +359 885 555 363

E-mail: congress@fair.bg

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