Patrick Schwerdtfeger is available to speak in Sofia as a leading authority on online marketing and global business trends. He’s the author of the award-winning book Marketing Shortcuts for the Self-Employed (2011, Wiley) and a regular speaker for Bloomberg TV. If you are planning a business conference at the Metropolitan Hotel Sofia on Tsarigradsko Shosse Boulevard, the Sheraton Sofia Hotel Balkan on Poshtad Sveta Nedelya, the Arena Di Serdica on Ulitsa Budapeshta or some other convention space in Sofia, Bulgaria, Patrick will deliver the buzz and energy you’re looking for. As a motivational speaker, his #1 objective is to leave attendees excited, inspired and energized to take action and see tangible results.
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Sofia has many conference facilities, including:
- Hotel Marinela Sofia on Boulevard James Bourchier 100
- Suite Hotel Sofia on Ulitsa “Doctor Yordan Yosifov” 1A
- Holiday Inn Sofia on Alexander Malinov Boulevard
- Grand Hotel Sofia on Gurko Street
- Hotel Anel on Todor Alexandrov
- Other meeting spaces in Pernik, Kostinbrod and Elin
General Information about Sofia, Bulgaria, for Meeting Planners
Are you the convention planner in charge of making everything run smoothly for your charges while in Sofia? You may benefit from this interesting information about the beautiful city in which you find yourself: Sofia is the Republic of Bulgaria’s capital. One of the oldest and most venerable cities in all of Europe, Sofia’s history spans some 7,000 years of civilization. The city is landlocked and surrounded by sparsely inhabited, smaller cities, towns and parklands. Its antiquity and the vast changes wrought throughout the centuries have resulted in a profound sense of history, culture and purpose that permeates the entire city.
2014 Business Conventions in Sofia, Bulgaria
During 2014, Sofia will play host to dozens of business conferences. In May, Conference on Business Growth through Innovation, hosted by ICT Media BV will be held at Paradise Center Bulevard Chenri vrah. Engineering Applications of Neural Networks, hosted by Technical University of Sofia will be held in September at a venue yet to be announced. Finance Tech Forum, hosted by ICT Media BV will be held in April at Sheraton Sofia Hotel Balkan, Square Holy Sunday. In May, FIG Working Week and General Assembly, hosted by International Federation Of Surveyors (FIG) will be held at National Palace of Culture 1,Bulgaria Blvd, Sofia.
2013 Business Conferences in Sofia, Bulgaria
A lot of large conferences and meetings will be held in the city of Sofia in Bulgaria during 2013. Next year, the Black Sea Oil and Gas Forum by the Republic of Bulgaria Ministry of Economy, Energy, and Tourism will be held in March at the Sheraton Sofia Balkan. Also, the the Department of English and American Studies and the Faculty of Classical and Modern Philology of the University of Sofia is hosting an international conference entitled “New Territories in Word-formation” which will take place in May at the University’s campus. Moreover, ViaExpo will hold the “South East European Exhibition and Congress: Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy” in May at the Inter Expo Center, whereas the 4th Annual South East European Exhibition and Conference on Waste Management, Recycling & Environment Save the Planet International Eco Forum will be held in May at the Inter Expo Center.
Sofia Food Choices for Convention Attendees
If you’re visiting Sofia, Bulgaria for a business conference, you’ll want to hit a few of the excellent local restaurants. Ranked #1 in the city is Sidoniya, a gourmet international restaurant in a beautiful courtyard setting. Sidoniya is the chef, and a wonderful one. Everything she makes is creative and delicious. For a top “someplace fancy” in Sofia, consider the magical European cuisine at Lebed, expensive, but worth it. Lebed is right on a gorgeous lake, a beautiful setting. If Italian’s your thing, go to La Capannina, where they make their pasta by hand. Do not miss the desserts here!
Sofia Attractions for Conference Delegates
Take time to visit some of the major tourist venues in Sofia while you’re in town for a convention! The city’s architecture, ruins and gardens are well worth seeing. The Boyana Church is a popular choice, located in the Bojana Quarter at the foot of beautiful Mt. Vitosha. Inside, you will find the National History Museum, a worthy destination in its own right. This is a cultural monument, built some 900 years ago. If you love to ski or snowboard, you’re in luck! Vitosha Mountain, which abuts the city, offers plenty of both activities, as well as lifts and breathtaking scenic panoramas.