SOCIAL INNOVATIONS HACKATHON

The Bulgarian Centre of Women in Technology is partnering in the first of its kind Digital Nomads Hackathon. We invite all developers, designers, entrepreneurs and social innovators to join the first edition of the Social Innovations Hackathon. The first event is dedicated to one group of contemporary nomads: refugees. In order to allow those who don’t […]

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Women On The Mountain

Are you a female founder that loves to travel? Or are you just interested in Business or Technology? Yes? Then We’ll love to invite you all to an exciting unconference based at the popular ski-resort town, Bansko in Bulgaria for Women interested in business and technology. *Women On The Mountain* is a 3 day weekend […]

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Move It Forward Sofia – female digital starters weekend

The Bulgarian Centre of Women in Technology, in partnership with Digital Leadership Institute, Begital, Amazon Web Services and Trust for Social Achievement juried the winner projects in Move It Forward Sofia with Women Roma – female digital starters weekend / inQube – female digital accelerator/.     The event Move It Forward – female digital […]

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All about eGovernment in Bulgaria

Do you know the state of play of eGovernment in your country? Do you know the services on offer, the actors, the strategy behind, the legislation and the latest developments? All the above can be checked quickly in the eGovernment factsheet of Bulgaria that the European Commission has recently updated and published here. In addition, […]

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The perfect time to start your own business is now

We talked with Moryana Filipova – the student who won Entrepregirl vol. 4.0     Moryana Filipova is the sixteen-year-old student who won first place in the Young Women Entrepreneur Competition “Entrepregirl”, organized by the Bulgarian Center of Women in Technology (BCWT) for the fourth consecutive year. Moryana is a student in the Sofia High […]

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Entrepregirl Vol. 4.0

The Entrepregirl competition, organized by the Bulgarian Centre of Women in Technology, is the only one of its kind in Europe and promotes entrepreneurship among girls and women between 16 and 25 years of age. The 4th edition of Entrepregirl was supported by organizations such as the Bulgarian Women’s Fund, ABLE, Junior Achievement Bulgaria, DEV.BG, […]

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A Girl in 10th grade wins Entrepregirl vol. 4.0

For three months Moryana Filipova has created a fashion line with folk elements, which she already sells online Platforms for civic initiatives and school competitions in fashion, marketing consultancy, and art music box are just some of the business ideas that ten young ladies presented at the Studio 5 podium on April 1st. The ceremony […]

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Economic Empowerment Trough Building ICT Skills for Women

The Bulgarian Centre of Women in Technology (BCWT) is happy to announce its participation in the “WE GO!” project (duration: 11.01.2016 – 10.01.2018). We find our involvement in this European project as a crucial step towards augmentation of economic empowerment of women victims of domestic violence. We believe that collaboration, exchanges and mutual learning events […]

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Entrepregirl v3.0 is on!

The third edition of the first Bulgarian contest, designed to encourage entrepreneurship specifically amongst young girls is now released! Entrepregirl v3.0 is on ladies! Over a 100 girls aged 16 to 25 dared and shared their ideas with the world during 2014 and 2015 showing that they are making a positive impact!   The motto […]

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An official greeting from BCWT and Mary Juhas, Ohio State University for the opening of Sofia Tech Park

To: Elitsa Panayotova, Executive Director Sofia Tech Park     Dear Elitsa and Sofia Tech Park team,   On behalf of the Bulgarian Centre of Women in Technology we would like to congratulate you warmly for the opening of the first science and technology park in Bulgaria – Sofia Tech Park!   We see Sofia […]

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ICT 2015 – Innovate, Connect, Transform – the European ICT event of the year

During the month of October in the sunny Lisbon the ICT2015 took place, organized by the European Commission. Over 6000 entrepreneurs, people from the academia, for-profit and not-for-profit organizations and European Commission representatives took part in it, 30% of whom women.   127 guest speakers, amongst whom the Commissioner Günther Oettinger, Francine Closener, Secretary of […]

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