10:45 AM – 10:55 AM


10:55 AM – 11:35 AM

Eamonn Butler, Co-Founder and Director of the Adam Smith Institute, London: “The power of ideas – and why they matter”

11:35 AM – 12:15 PM

Hannes H. Gissurarson, Professor emeritus of Political Science at the University of Iceland: “A world in crisis: Practical solutions to the problems of today”

12:15 PM – 12:45 PM


12:45 PM – 1:25 PM

Krassen Stanchev, Associate Professor at Sofia University: “Rising prices: The insidious nature of inflation and how to end it. Lessons from history”

1:25 PM – 2:00 PM

Mila Nenova, Executive Director, Invest Bulgaria Agency and Board member, Vienna Economic Forum: “Bringing the world to Bulgaria: The challenge and opportunity”

2:00 PM – 2:30 PM

Closing comments + drinks


American University in Bulgaria


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