Black Sea Business Forum ''The New Era of Green Entrepreurship''
SEV Hellenic Federation of Enterprises and the Federation of Industries of Northern Greece (FING) have jointly organised the major international event "BLACK SEA BUSINESS FORUM: The new era of green entrepreneurship" on Friday November 26th in Thessaloniki, Greece. The Forum took place in parallel to the meeting of the Foreign Affairs Ministers of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation Organisation–BSEC in the framework of the Hellenic Chairmanship in the 2nd semester of 2010, under the auspices of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Hellenic Republic. This business gathering of stake holders of the Black Sea region aimed to provide participants with the unique opportunity to gain knowledge on challenges and opportunities ahead regarding green development and business prosperity in the wider area. It focused on a broad spectrum of fields such as energy and renewable sources, wind and solar power, photovoltaics, energy efficiency, biomass and biofuels, water management and wastewater treatment, waste management, construction projects, innovative construction materials, financing of green development and the role of financial institutions, use research and innovation to advance green entrepreneurship. Mr. George Ftikas from KLC Bulgaria participated as a speaker in the first Session “New investment opportunities in energy & renewable sources”, with a presentation titled “RES in Bulgaria: Recent developments in view of the new Law”.