FMRS 2015: How to create growth? (April 20th, 2015)

How to create growth?

Public discussion

20th April 2015, Hilton Hotel Sofia, bul. “Bulgaria” 1, Moussala Conference Hall


13:00 – 13:30 Registration

13:30 – 13:45 Opening

  • Daniel Kaddik, Project Director for Southeast Europe of Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom in Bulgaria
  • Richard Zundritsch, Board Member, Hayek Institut and Austrian Economics Center

14:00 – 14:45 I. Panel:

To grow or not to grow? From secular stagnation to robust recovery.

  • Jose Cordeiro, President of the Sociedad Mundial del Futuro Venezuela (SMFV)
  • Petar Ganev, Senior Economist at Institute for Market Economy, Bulgaria
  • Daniel Kaddik, Project Director For Southeast Europe Of Friedrich Naumann Foundation For Freedom In Bulgaria
  • Lawson Bader, President of the Competitive Enterprise Institute
  • Moderated by Yordan Mateev, Editor-in-Chief FORBES Magazine

14:45 – 15:15 Q & A session

15:15 – 15:30 Coffee break


15:30 – 16:15 II. Panel:

Entrepreneurship and its enemies. How to set our creative energy free?

  • Genoveva Hristova, Managing Director, LINGA Group
  • Kathleen M. Sheehan, Post-Doctoral Research Associate at the Free Market Institute, Texas Tech University, USA
  • Ivaylo Penchev, Founder, Co-owner and General manager of Walltopia
  • Richard Zundritsch, Board Member, Hayek Institut and Austrian Economics Center
  • Moderated by Nico-Alexander Jahn, Business Development Manager, Publicis MARC Group in Bulgaria

16:15 – 16:45 Q & A session

16:45 – 17:00 Coffee break


17:00 – 18:30 III. Panel:

Open space: “Born an Entrepreneur? Nature or Nurture.”

Your opinion is important for us!

Five experts will discuss with the audience five questions about entrepreneurship. They will summarize your ideas and then discuss on the panel. Afterwards, your ideas will be shared on the panel.

Moderated by Daniel Kaddik

18:30 – 19:30 Buffet