ВТУ "Тодор Каблешков"

Exhibition: Student Engineering and Scientific Creativity

This year the Technical University of Sofia hosted the Student Engineering and Scientific Creativity Exhibition, organized by the Youth Innovation and Information Society. Besides the host institution the following universities participated in the forum: The University of Chemical Technology and Metallurgy, University of Forestry, St. Ivan Rilski Mining and Geology University, University of Architecture, Civil Engineering and Geodesy and Todor Kableshkov University of Transport. The exhibition was opened by the Mr. Sergey Ignatov, Minister of Education, Youth and Science and Mr. Traycho Traykov, Minister of Economy, Energy and Tourism. During the event Minister Ignatov gave a lecture on Higher Education Reform in the Context of European Development of Bulgaria.

The exhibition included: review of the participating universities’ stands; presentation of the Student Councils activities and initiatives; discussion with Mrs. Yordanka Fandakova, Mayor of Sofia and the Rectors on the topic: The Student City and the Universities; and presentation of the Student City Urban Plan by the Chief Architecture of Sofia, Mr. Petar Dikov.

The University of Transport was successfully presented on the event. Its stand showed the latest developments of the regular and PhD students. Golden Signs were awarded to: the Student Council at the University of Transport for its overall contribution to the development of the youth scientific and technical creativity; Assoc. Prof. Eng. Ivan Milenov, PhD, Project Leader of Investigational Assembling of Electrochemical Capacitors in Locomotives 06.00 and Determining the Technical and Economic Efficiency and the project team: Senior Lecturer Eng. Chavdar Djambazki and the students Angel Hristov, Antoan Nikolov, Viktor Todorov, Kalin Stanoev, Georgi Kanchev and Deyan Ivanov.