On October 21 (Wednesday), for the fifth consecutive year, Capital, Trakia Tech and the Municipality of Plovdiv are organizing a forum for the development of the industry and the future – Industry 4.0.
Industry 4.0 is one of the largest industrial conferences in Southeastern Europe and focuses on the digital transformation of manufacturing and the development of industrial zones. During the forum industry leaders from Europe will exchange their best practices and experience with regards to digital transformation.
This year the forum will be held online and will be attended by the Vice President and Member of the Management Board of the European Investment Bank (EIB) – Lilyana Pavlova, Mayor of Plovdiv – Zdravko Dimitrov, Deputy Mayor for Education – Stefan Stoyanov, Executive Director of Schneider Electric Plovdiv – Maria Topchiyska, BTL Industries Manager – Georgi Petkov, Director Client Engagement at F27 – Dobromir Vasilev, Deloitte Bulgaria Risk Advisory Director – Kiril Traikov, Mayor of Burgas – Dimitar Nikolov, Mayor of Gabrovo – Tanya Hristova, Chairman of the Board at Smart Energy – Halil Demirdag, Manager of FANUC Bulgaria – Hristo Gilishtarov, Commercial Director of Rital – Alexander Kaschiev, Macroeconomist and Chairman of Trakia Tech – Georgi Stoev, Senior Researcher at the Automatic Control Lab, Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Zurich – Alisa Rupenyan, Manager of Prolift – Damyan Petrov, Capital Weekly Editor – Ognian Georgiev, ABB Bulgaria Executive Director – Marcel van der Hoek, Casting and Extrusion Plant Director, Alcomet AD – Dr. Eng. Rumen Kostov, Managing Director and Country Commercial Lead of Pharmaceuticals at Bayer Bulgaria – Ekaterina Karpuzova, Chairman of the State Agency for Research and Innovation – Martin Danovski and General Manager of Sensata Technologies Plovdiv – Yavor Nikolov.