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On September 2, 3 and 4 the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration (FEBA) of Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski” hosted online the Third Summer School “Management in the Energy Sector” – a joint certification course of Utilities magazine and the Center for Educational Services at FEBA.

Some of the school's visitors also enrolled in the master's program "Energy Markets and Services" for education in 2020/2021. The master's degree is offered in a 2-semester part-time form for specialists and non-specialists.


The summer school was held with the support of:

  • AES Bulgaria;
  • Axpo Bulgaria;
  • ContourGlobal Maritsa East 3
  • Schneider Electric Bulgaria
  • Total Exploration & Production Bulgaria;
  • Wolf Theiss;
  • Brown to Green platform.

Participants in this and previous editions of the summer school were students, PhD students, young experts, managers, and employees in the field of energy and utilities, financial organizations, IT companies, representatives of government institutions and others.

This year, students and PhD students from specialized programs were invited to participate free of charge.

The training was attended by over 40 participants - representatives of energy companies, industrial enterprises, energy & utilities, PhD students and students.

The training program included lectures from:

  • Anna Dimitrova, Head of the Energy Policy, Environment and Innovation Department at EVN Bulgaria Elektrosnabdyavane EAD
  • Antoni Zhelyazkov, Business Development Expert, Independent Bulgarian Energy Exchange EAD
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Atanas Georgiev, Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski ”
  • Vasya Nikolovska, Legal and Corporate Communications Advisor, Total E&P Bulgaria
  • Zhivodar Terziev, Chairman of the Bulgarian Petroleum and Gas Association (BPGA)
  • Dr. Eng. Ivaylo Naydenov, Executive Director, Bulgarian Federation of Industrial Energy Consumers (BFIEC)
  • Ivan Tsankov, FCCA, Executive Director, AES Bulgaria
  • Kristina Lazarova, Coordinator, Brown to Green Platform
  • Lorena Hyseni, Team Leader Operations Development, Expo Bulgaria EAD
  • Martin Georgiev, Chairman of the Board, Association of Electricity Traders in Bulgaria (ATEB)
  • Miroslav Rizov, Automation Engineer at Schneider Electric
  • Pavlin Stoyanov, Legal Associate at Deloitte Legal AD
  • Radoslav Mikov, Partner, Wolf Theis Law Firm
  • Svetoslav Ivanov, Chairman, Bulgarian Association Natural Gas (BAPG)

The aim of the summer school is to provide the participants from the energy sector with quality post-graduate training, through up-to-date information on the basics, practice and developments in the context of modern challenges for management in the energy sector.