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Contest “Innovative Enterprise of the Year 2017”

The awarding ceremony of the winners of the 13th edition of the “Innovative Enterprise of the Year 2017” competition will take place during the National Innovation Forum on 15 December 2017. Gen. Rumen Radev and with the special participation of Mr. Tomislav Donchev, Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Bulgaria. Mr. Donchev is also the special guest of the event.

The 13th edition of the Innovative Enterprise of the Year Competition 2017 is organised by the Applied Research and Communications Fund and Enterprise Europe Network – Bulgaria, with the support of the Directorate General Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs of the European Commission, in partnership with BNT , magazine Ikonomikaand the online portal .

The competition is open to active Bulgarian start-ups and established companies that have successfully developed and implemented an innovation in the last three years. Companies can apply for the competition electronically up to and including 15 October.

The national “Innovative Enterprise of the Year” contest was launched in 2004. Nearly 80 companies have been awarded for their innovative developments. The initiative has been recognised by the European Commission as good national practice for supporting innovation development.