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CPSBB exchanged knowledge and experience with a delegation from eight widening countries within the WIDERA Horizon Europe Work Programme

A delegation with  representatives of the National Contact Points (NCPs) within the WIDERA Horizon Europe Work Program visited CPSBB as part of the project “Transnational network of NCPs for Widening Participation and Strengthening the European Research Area (NCP_WIDERA.NET)”. National Contact Points (NCPs) are independent organizations of different natures (ministries, academies of science, research agencies, etc.)...

A Public Photo Exhibition in the Center of Plovdiv

20 billboards were installed in the Central Park of Plovdiv (Tsar Simeon’s Garden, next to the Demetre fountain), presenting to society the PlantaSYST project, as well as some of the research projects of CPSBB. The research complex, technical equipment and research departments of CPSBB are the main topics of the exhibition. Eight international research projects,...

Ukranian academic delegation visited CPSBB

Ukranian professors and lecturers in agriculture sciences visited CPSBB. The visit was organized in a partnership with the Agricultural university in Plovdiv. Scientists from CPSBB presented the PlantaSYST project, within which the Center was established in Bulgaria. They also showcased the laboratories, technological equipment, scientific projects, as well as the building and greenhouse facilities which...

Delegation with industrial companies from the Netherlands visited CPSBB

Representatives from Dutch companies, specialized in the fields of biotechnology and agriculture, visited CPSBB as part of a business delegation of the Embassy of the Netherlands in Bulgaria. The visit was hosted by researchers from CPSBB who presented the Center and guided the visitors through the scientific campus of CPSBB. Dr. Nikola Staykov presented the...

Delegations from the Ministry of Innovation and Growth and Plovdiv Municipality visited CPSBB as a part of the innovation policy of the Bulgarian government

    Delegations from the Bulgarian Ministry of Innovation and Growth, headed by the Minister, Mrs. Milena Stoycheva, and Plovdiv Municipality, presented by the Deputy Mayor, Mr. Stefan Stoyanov, visited CPSBB and met with the Management of the Center – Prof. Dr. Tsanko Gechev (Director) and Assoc. Prof. Dr. Vesela Kazashka (Head of Administration). The...

New CPSBB’s tomato varieties were presented during the Summer Open Field Days of Opora Zaden Bulgaria

    The Summer Open Days was organized by Opora Zaden on 22-24 June 2023 in Tsalapitsa, Plovdiv. CPSBB attended the event and presented four new tomato varieties, developed in partnership with “Maritsa” Vegetable Crops Research Institute.  Field tomato presentations of the new sorts “Rozovo siyanie”, “Dara”, “Salzica’ and “Mini Miss” were showcased during the...

The first Bulgarian Center of excellence in plant science was presented during the 2nd Regional Meeting “From Science to Innovations”

    The 2nd Regional Meeting “From Science to Innovation” was organized by the Executive Agency “Program for Education” on June 15, 2023 in Gabrovo. More than 80 participants attended the meeting. The event brought together business and municipalities, as well as beneficiary representatives, in order to present them the strategic objectives and infrastructures of...