National Forum for Contemporary Space Research 2020

The First National Forum for Contemporary Space Research is organised by Branch Cosmos of the Union of Physicists in Bulgaria. This is an event for the academic and business community in Bulgaria interested in space research.

The forum aims to promote the research conducted by established Bulgarian scientists within the framework of the following scientific sessions: “Fundamental Space Research”, “Aerospace Technologies” and “Applied Space Research”. A special focus of the event will be the PhD session, where young scientists will present the achievements of their projects.

Business representatives will also participate in the discussion panels, and representatives from the Ministry of Education and Science, the Bulgarian National Science Fund, the Ministry of Economy, etc. will be invited.

Registration is free.

Where: Sofia Tech Park, “Tsarigradsko Shose” Blvd. No. 111, “John Atanasoff” Innovation Forum

When: 21-22.10.2020

Start: 9:15

Programme (in Bulgarian)

1st National Forum for Contemporary Space Research

Sofia, 21 - 22 October 2020


  • EVRIKA Foundation
  • Bulgarian National Science Fund
  • Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”
  • Sofia Tech Park
Information for participants

The proceedings from the First National Forum for Contemporary Space Research were published in


The event will be held in person, subject to all anti-epidemic measures recommended by the health authorities. We will monitor the situation and in case of changes in the place or the way of attending the Forum, we will notify you in a timely manner via e-mail and the event page.

Due to the declared public health emergency (COVID-19), please note that ONLY registered participants and guests will be admitted to the event!