9:00-9:10 Status, priorities and perspectives of Bulgarian capital market

 Nadia Nedelcheva, CFA Portfolio Manager of Advance Emerging Europe Opportunities Fund

9:10 – 9:40 The Impact of Global Capital Flows on Emerging Markets - Investor trends and how Investor Relations can actively prepare

Andreas Posavac, Director – Corporate Services, IPREO

9:40 – 10:10 Balkan IR: two points of view from Bulgaria and Greece: 

  • Nikos Polymenakos , Head IR, OPAP Greece

  • Sophia Argirova – Atanasova, Managing Partner of Investor Relations Services Ltd and Member of the ABIRD Board 

10:30 – 11:00 Why Digital Matters for Investor Relations

Jennie Guay , Director, Channel Relations UK & EMEA, Investis

11:00 – 11:30 IR Online – presenting the BSE survey with the cooperation with Message Group

Rumen Sokolov, General Manager of Financial Market Services, BSE – Sofia
Katya Kancheva, Expert - International Markets Strategy,  Message Group

11:30 – 12:00 Putting your IR website at the center of corporate  communication strategies

Dario Mezzaqui, Managing Partner, Message Group

12:00 – 12:30 Use Bloomberg to change the way you manage investor relations

Ralf Haslbeck,  Bloomberg Application Specialist for Equities, Equity Derivatives, Portfolios, Funds  and Technical Analysis

13:10 – 13:50 Lunch & Learn  - Serdica Hall

Enhanced Outreach: Fair Disclosure Tools for Digital Investor Relations in the Light of New Regulatory Challenges.

Stefan Morgenweck, International Sales, EQS Group AG

14:00 – 14:40 Investors’ expectations – How do we meet them?

Veselin Radoychev,  Equity Analyst, First Financial Brokerage House

Patrick Tobias, Senior Vice President Corporate Sales,  IPREO

14:40 – 15:10 Sustainability IR: what level is appropriate?

Miguel Santisteve, Associate Director, The NASDAQ OMX Group
Marina Stefanova - Executive Director of the UN Global Compact Network Bulgaria

16:10 – 16:20 Implementation of the  Market Standards for Corporate Actions and General Meetings in the activities of the Central Depository AD.

Vasil Golemanski – Executive Director of Central Depository AD

16:40 – 17:10 Shareholders Rights Directive – What does EU expect from listed companies?

Dr. Markus Kaum, LL.M., Münchener Rückversicherungs-Gesellschaft