Innovation Norway press conference, 4 November 2015


Representatives of BalBok Engineering AD (project promoter) attended Innovation Norway’s press conference on the Green Industry innovation Programme Bulgaria, held on 4 November 2015 at the Norwegian Residence in Sofia, Boyana.

The purpose of the event was to present to the public the results achieved in the frame of the Green Industry Innovation Programme Bulgaria. Journalists from different media took part in the press conference and the project promoters had the opportunity to establish contacts with them and to present their project.

The agenda included welcome speech by H.E. Ms. Guro Katharina Vikor, Norwegian Ambassador in Bulgaria; greetings from Ms. Mariana Kordova, Director of Management of EU Funds Directorate at the Council of Ministers and Head of the National Focal point; the main results so far of the Green Industry Innovation Programme Bulgaria, presented by the programme manager Ms. Anne Lise Rognlidalen; and presentation of a few projects.

"BalBok Engineering" AD is working on a project "Eco-innovative system for management of waste with unknown composition and origin in Bulgaria",supported by a grant from Norway through the Norwegian Financial Mechanism 2009-2014, in the frame of Programme Area BG 10– Green Industry Innovation.Programme Operator is the state agency "Innovation Norway" to the Norwegian Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Fisheries. The motto of the programme is "Good for business - good for the environment."