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Cooperation with EBRD- Green Economy Transition (GET) initiative

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is one of the world's largest green building investors. Its Green Economy Transition (GET) initiative has enabled by end of 2017 over €15billion of investment in green building projects, and blends a unique mix of financial......

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BGBC supports the development of a better national deep renovation strategy for the existing building stock

As you know, Bulgarian Green Building Council is of the thirteen European organisations part of the BUILD UPON project. The project is coming to its end, achieving very high results in engaging the stakeholders in the process of supporting the national government for the development of a new......

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Build Upon Seminar 7 - Cultural Heritage and the National strategy for deep renovations, Varna

On the 24th February, the Bulgarian Green Building Council organised the final event, as part of the European project Build Upon. The seventh, final seminar had the same topic as the sixth one. The key objectives of the workshop included presentations about good practises and case studies from......

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Build Upon Seminar 6 - Cultural Heritage and the National strategy for deep renovations, Sofia

The sixth workshop part of the Build Upon project in Bulgaria was held on the 23rd February 2017 in hotel Arena di Serdica, Sofia. The topic of the workshop was ''Cultural heritage and the national strategy for deep renovations''. The aim of the seminar was to present some good......

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The second Bulgarian BUILD UPON workshop was held on June 22nd, 2016

On June 22nd, 2016 was held the second BUILD UPON workshop "Green public procurement and financial instruments for deep renovation of the existing building stock". The second workshop was organized aiming to analyze the barriers related to green public procurement and financial......

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Do you know that around 1.85 million square feet being certified daily

LEED or Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, is changing the way we think about how buildings and communities are planned, constructed, maintained and operated. LEED works for all buildings—from homes to corporate headquarters—at all phases of development. Projects......

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The first Bulgarian BUILD UPON workshop was held on May 19th, 2016

On May 19th, 2016 in the Capital Fort office center was held the BUILD UPON workshop "Building skills and competence amoung various target groups aiming to increase knowledge and capacity for deep renovation of the existing building stock". The first of the six workshops was organized......

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Central and Eastern European Energy Efficiency Forum

Bulgarian Green Building Council, The European Climate Foundation and Chance for Buildings invite you to the first Central and Eastern European Energy Efficiency Forum, which will take place from 22 to 25 June 2016 on the Bulgarian Black Sea coast. What is C4E Forum? In short — not......

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ENERGY EFFICIENCY & RENEWABLES, SMART CITIES - exhibition and conference for South-East Europe

In the coming years, energy savings and security, environmentally friendly energy and smart urban development are among the priorities for the countries from South-East Europe. EE & RE and Smart Cities are two flagship events in the Region which gather key industry players and state......

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World GIS Day Conference 2015

Each year in November the world is celebrating the International GIS Day. Bulgarian green Building Council is supporting the largest GIS event in Bulgaria – GIS Day Conference 2015 that gathers representatives of the government, NGOs, business, academia and media in Bulgaria. As part of the......

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VIRTUAL EVENT – Deep Green Renovations with BUILD UPON

Bulgarian Green Building Council is pleased to announce we are participating as part of the BUILD UPON project in a virtual EXPO and Conference dedicated to improving the design and implementation of National Renovation Strategies across Europe. "Deep Green Renovations with BUILD UPON"......

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WorldGBC Congress 2015 Hong Kong held under the theme of “Thinking Beyond: Pathway to Future Sustainable City Development”

WorldGBC is organizing the annual world-recognised global event - a core gathering of the Green Building Council community: a time to celebrate and connect, to learn and reflect, to be refreshed and inspired. During the congress top leaders from the Green Building Councils worldwide will meet to......

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World Green Building Week is part of ARCHITECTURAL FESTIVAL SOFIA 2015

The Chamber of Architects in Bulgaria, Sofia regional association (CAB – Sofia) together with the Union of Architects in Bulgaria are organizing series of events between September 17th and October 5th, 2015 in relation to the Day of Sofia (September 17th) and the World Architecture Day......

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Brightest! Greenest! Homes 2015

Bulgarian Green Building Councilin partnership with Brightest! Greenest! Buildings EUROPE presents our next live online conference event held within the virtual EXPO platform: Brightest! Greenest! Homes 2015 - is a live event dedicated to Europe’s greenest and most successful......

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Qualify as an international DGNB Consultant to highlight your expertise in sustainability and to meet the future market requirements

IMPORTANT NOTICE!!! The DGNB Consultants training has been cancelled. The DGNB Certification System is one of the leading instruments worldwide for the planning, construction and evaluation of sustainable buildings. The system is continually developing and expanding internationally in order......

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Brightest! Greenest! Buildings - The only international virtual exhibition for green buildings dedicated to the whole of Europe!

BGBC is pleased to invite you to the carbon-neutral, pan-European virtual exhibition Brightest! Greenest! Buildings, dedicated to the greenest and most successful building projects and the people and solutions that supported this achievement. The event is held under the patronage of the European......

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11-13.03.2015, 11th Exhibitions & Forum on Energy Efficiency, Renewable Energy & Smart Cities, Sofia

11th Exhibitions & Forum on Energy Efficiency, Renewable Energy & Smart Cities 11-13 March 2015, Sofia, Bulgaria Organizer is Via Expo, BGBC is partner of the event. The SEE Exhibitions will promote the latest sustainable technologies and encourage their large-scale......

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BULGARIAN BUILDING WEEK 25-28.03.2015

From 25th to 28th of March 2015 at Inter Expo Center – Sofia will be held the International Specialized Exhibition for energy-saving, environmental and practical building BULGARIA BUILDING WEEK. Within the building week BGBC have the pleasure to invite you to visit our special member......

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LEED v4 Green Associate- Exam Preparation - Strategies for passing the GA exam

Bulgarian Green Building Council organizes a full day specialized training for exam preparation for a certificate in American certification system for sustainable buildings LEED version 4. The education training is organized in partnership with Sofia Airport Center – first certified......

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Special member workshop on “EU Framework for Building Assessment”

The Bulgarian Green Building Council and the World Green Building Councilare hosting a special member workshop on 18 November 2014, which willcollect national expert views on the design of important new EU sustainablebuilding policy. The European Commission has recently announced a process to......

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Sustainability Forum Sofia 2014 - global platfrom for sustainable development and construction

More than 150 professionals, representing the government and public institutions, the global business, investors and project managers, product manufacturers, architects, urban planners and designers, energy efficiency experts, facility managers and academics and industry associations will......

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It`s time to celebrate World Green Building Week

Тhe World Green Building Council is a network of national green building councils in more than one hundred countries, making it the world’s largest international organisation influencing the green building marketplace. The WorldGBC’s mission is to strengthen green building......

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Celebrate Green Apple Day within Sustainability Forum Sofia 2014

Green Apple Day of Service is an international initiative to raise awareness for the importance of healthy learning environments for everyone. The event is supported by green building councils and schools all over the world and gives parents, teachers, students, companies and local organizations......

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BGBC Sustainable Awards Program 2014 – companies, projects and initiatives that make a difference.

Bulgarian Green Building Council /BGBC/ is proud to invite you to participate at its first Sustainable Awards Program that honors outstanding business organizations, policy initiatives and green building projects for their commitment to sustainability. All the participants will demonstrate why......

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There is no more B2B or B2C. It’s H2H: Human to Human. Let’s celebrate World Green Building Week TOGETHER.

Bulgarian Green Building Council has the pleasure to invite you to celebrate together the World Green Building Week at our fourth annual conference Sustainability Forum Sofia 2014 – central platform for sharing expertise, generating policies and business ideas. This year the event will......

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Sustainability Forum Sofia 2014 - leading event devoted to sustainable development of the construction sector

BGBC welcomes you at the international leading event devoted to sustainable construction and urban development! More than 150 professionals, representing the government and public institutions, the global business, investors and project managers, product manufacturers, architects, urban......

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35 participant at DGNB Consultant Training

The training was held in Sopharma Business Towers on 25-26 of June. Among the participants were top managers and experts from ETEM, AGC, Аlukonigstahl, Velux-Denmark, Vetrotech-Saint-Gobain, Xella, Rehau, Dedal, “Dobrev and Luytskanov” law Firm, Denkstatt as well as architects,......

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DGNB Consultant Training on 25-27 June

Due to the greatinterest in the topic of sustainable development and certification system for sustainable buildings, there will be a raining for DGNB Consultants on 25-27 June, instead of DGNB Registered Professional, as have been announced before. The DGNB Certification System is one of the......

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Life Cycle Assessment - part of the upcoming DGNB Registered Professional Training

The two-day training DGNB Registered Professional training is a great way to develop their professional knowledge of sustainability in the build environment. The two-day seminar provides solid foundation knowledge in this wide-ranging and complex topic. The knowledge gained will be tested in an......

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BGBC and DGNB present DGNB Registered Professional training

The DGNB Registered Professional training will be organized by Bulgarian Green Building Council and German Sustainable Buidling Council on 26-27 of June in Sopharma Business Towers, Buidling A, floor 3, hall "East". The event is organized with the partnership of Ministry of the......

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“Progress and barriers to sustainable construction” discussion podium with the participation of BGBC

The discussion will be held on 28 of March, under the patronage of the Ministry of Investment Planning and the Ministry of Regional Development and with the participation of BGBC. The event is organized within the celebration of 10 years anniversary Chamber of engineers in the investment......

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BGBC in Bulgarian Building Week

From energy-efficient to "nearly zero-energy " buildings. Bulgarian Building Week offers interesting program for visitors and participants. Come and join the specialized BGBC stand within the exhibition. Buildingreen 2014-the National Conference for Energy Efficiency and......

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BGBC will participate at the upcoming conference "Smart Cities" 2014

The first South-East European Smart Cities event will focus exclusively on Intelligent Energy, Intelligent Mobility & Transport, Intelligent Emergencies Management and ICT, Intelligent Waste Management. Today, 80 % of the Europeans live in urban areas. Cities occupy only about 2% of the land......

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Smart Cities in partnership with BGBC

In the context of the dynamic climate changes and the natural sources rising prices, the necessity of upgrade of the global energy system, as well as improving the urban infrastructure, comes to the fore. The countries from South-East Europe are following these trends. They are currently......

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BGBC Academy Creates New Master Degree on Sustainable Urban Development

The master degree is implemented in partnership with Varna Free University "Chernorizetz Hrabar" and will begin in the early 2014. This is the first master degree program in Bulgaria on "Sustainable Urban Development" and will examine in detail the components of......

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BGBC GREEN FUTURE gather together more than 180 participants

The event was held on 20th September at Varna Free University “Chernorizetz Hrabar” and was focused on one of the most actual topics in the construction field: sustainable renovation for existing buildings. The conference was opened with a welcoming speech of arch. Georgi......

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European Policy and Best Practices within the upcoming BGBC Green Future Event

BGBC GREEN FUTURE event will take place on 20th of September 2013 at Varna Free University “Chernorizetz Hrabar”, as part of series of global initiatives intended to bring awareness and spread the mission of sustainable development during the international series of events hosted......

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Mark your calendar for the upcoming BGBC GREEN FUTURE event this September

In 2013 the Bulgarian Green Building Council is hosting the first intenrational BGBC GREEN FUTURE event in Varna, dedicated tosharing expertise, understanding policy and generating ideas intended to promote the sustainable development of the build environment. BGBC GREEN FUTURE event will......

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Short Film Contest „Short REStory“ marks the EU Sustainable Energy Week Initiative in Bulgaria

On the occasion of the EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW) 2013, Bulgarian Green Building Council, Bulgarian Photovoltaic Association, Bulgarian Wind Energy Association and juwi Solar Bulgaria organise a short film contest “Short REStory” (Short Renewable Energy Story), which will......

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6th Scientific Conference "Architecture, Civil Engineering – Modernity" with the participation of BGBC

6th Scientific Conference "Architecture, Civil Engineering – Modernity" with the participation of BGBC The Faculty of Architecture at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" is organizing the 6th Scientific Conference "Architecture, Civil Engineering –......

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Energy Efficiency in action - the main topic of the Bulgarian Building Week

BuildinGreen - the traditional conference will be held druring the Builagrian Building Week. BGBC is one of the main partenrs during the event. In the halls of BULGARIA BUILDING WEEK you will find everything for your successful business. Hundreds of companies will have the opportunity......

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BGBC presents a training on Energy Efficiency and Building Comfort

Bulgarian Green Building Council organizes seminars and professional trainings aiming to raise awareness of issues related to sustainable development and construction, urban planning and energy efficiency. The main purpose of the professional education seminar “Energy Efficiency......

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Bau 2013- Sustainable construction: a transparent guide to the appropriate product

World's Leading Trade Fair for Architecture, Materials, System will be held between 14-19 January 2013, Munich. Whoever wants to plan or build in a sustainable way, needs the appropriate products. With its special show "Sustainable construction: a transparent guide to the appropriate......

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Smart Buildings in partnership with Bulgarian Green Building Council

The international exhibition SMART BUILDINGS will be held for the first time in parallel with the 9th Congress and Exhibition on Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EE & RE) for South-East Europe and will be organized in partnership of Bulgarian Green Building Council. Тhe concept of......

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Тhe training “Life Cycle Assessment” gather together architects, building material manufacturers and environmental experts

The professional education seminar was organized by BGBC Academy in partnership with Denkstatt and was held on 29 of November at Vivacom ArtHall. The training providedan introduction to the methodology of Life Cycle Assessment (of products and services defined by the international......

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BGBC presents a training on “Life Cycle Assessment – theory and application possibilities in Bulgaria”

The main purpose of the training “Life Cycle Assessment – theory and application possibilities in Bulgaria” is to familiarize architects, engineers, building materials manufacturers,environmental and resource management experts, investors, students and all experts in this field......

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Via Expo in partnership with BGBC organize South-East European Exhibition & Congress on Smart Buildings, Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy

The event will be organized on 29-31 May 2013, Sofia, Bulgaria. The accent of this year event is ‘Smart Buildings’. The concept gained popularity in South-East Europe, which market has growing potential. This initiative is specialized b2b event in Bulgaria with a focus on the......

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Bulgaria is celebrating the Fourteenth World Day of Geographic Information Systems on 14th of November

Each year in November the world celebrates the Day of Geographic Information Systems. This year’s GIS Day in Bulgaria will be celebrated on 14th of November with multiple events at the leading universities in the country and with an Official Cocktail, dedicated to the Geographic......

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The Presentations from Sustainability Forum Sofia 2012 are now available on the website

You can see the presentation of Ms. Mercy Griera i-Fisa from European Commission, Smart Cities and Sustainability Department and to understand the importance of information and telecommunication technologies, their key role in achieving energy efficiency, integrated and holistic approach, not......

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Bulgarian Green Building Council would like to thank our sponsors, partners and speakers for their generous support during the Sustainable Forum Sofia 2012

Thank you for your successful partnership during our initiative, part of the World Green Building Week. Being part of this international event you clearly declare your leadership position in the green building industry and help transform the global market. Together with you we created the......

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Be the first to know about the The DGNB Certification System for urban neighbourhoods. Come to Sustainability Forum Sofia 2012 and learn more about sustainable urban planning

This year for the first time in Bulgaria the internationally recognized expert arch Stephan Anders will represent the DGNB Certification System for urban neighbourhoods as a planning and communication tool for urban planning. For the first tie he will show us the European Neighborhood Project......

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For the second year European Commission supports Sustainability Forum Sofia - the Bulgarian Green Building Council annual conference

Ms Merce Griera I Fisa from Smart Cities and Sustainability Unit will outline the European Commission position on the topics of sustainability, smart cities and communities during the official opening of the event. The conference is part of the internationally recognized World Green Building......

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More than 90 countries all over the world participate at the Wolrd Green Building Week

The world green building week is held annually in mid-september and is initiated by the World Green Building Council – the most important non-government organization in the field of sustainable development and construction in the world, comprising more than 20 000 organization in more than......

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More than 70 people attended the seminar entitled “Adaptive facades – principles of their construction” organized in collaboration with Alukönigstahl

On June 29, 2012 took place the seminal organized by Bulgarian Green Building Council in collaboration with Alukönigstahl. It was attended by more than 70 people – architects, engineers, investors and specialists from the building industry. Renowned experts from the company......

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Bulgarian Green Buidling Council participated at Consense 2012

From 18 - 20 June 2012, the world's most influential green building leaders were in one place - the World Green Building Council's Congress in Stuttgart, Germany. The German Green Building Council (DGNB) for the fifth year organized one of the most significant events for the......

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BGBC and The Sustainable Energy Development Agency (SEDA) participate in the seminar “Management of energy efficiency and renewable energy”

Bulgarian Green Building Council is a partner with the Sustainable Energy Development Agency in the seminar "Management of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy" which was held on March 22 at the building of the Regional Administration of Blagoevgrad The seminar aims to promote......

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BGBC organizes a training ¨Day-lighting in architecture and energy saving¨

The main purpose of the training is to familiarize architects, engineers, students and all experts in this field with the latest conceptions for the achievement of an efficient day-lighting in the design of buildings. If you work in the field of sustainable construction, this is the course you......

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Become DGNB International Consultant. Register for training DGNB certification system for sustainable buildings

The future-oriented sustainable building market offers promising new perspectives for architects, planners, and other professionals in the building and real estate sectors. The number of owners and investors who want to include environmental, economic, socio-cultural and functional aspects in......

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Bulgarian Green Building Council organizes the third educational LEED seminar licensed by the U.S. Green Building Council

This workshop introduces the credit intents, key elements, main requirements, and reference standards of the Green Building Design and Construction (BD+C), or major commercial LEED rating systems. Workshop participants will gain a solid understanding of the core concepts and strategies and get......

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BGBC Academy in cooperation with the National Centre for Radiobiology and Radiation Protection and the International Atomic Energy Agency organizes a two-day seminar

BGBC Academy, in partnership with the National Centre for Radiobiology and Radiation Protection, and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) presents a two-day seminar “Reducing the risks from indoor radon – the role of building professionals”. The seminar will be held on......

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BGBC and DGNB set the start of education program for the building rating system DGNB in Bulgaria

The seminar attracted over 50 attendants During the second day of the conference Sustainability Forum Sofia – More Than Green the BGBC in collaboration with the German GBC (DGNB), organized an education seminar Introduction to the certification system for sustainable buildings DGNB.......

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BGBC и DGNB поставят началото на обучение по системата DGNB в България

През втория ден на събитието Sustainability Forum Sofia – More than Green Българският съвет за устойчиво развитие (BGBC) съвместно с Немския съвет за устойчиво строителство (DGNB) организира Семинар – Въведение в DGNB. Семинарът ще се проведе...

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Sustainability Forum Sofia - More than Green - Bulgarian Green Building Council First Annual Conference

The conference will gather key stakeholders and internationally recognized experts in the field of sustainable development, and will focus on important issues of local and global impact. Topics of discussion will include: Bulgaria’s Future in the context of EU’s Sustainable......

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Consense 2011- Opportunities for the building and property industry: International Trade Fair and Congress for Sustainable Building, Investment, Operations and Maintenance in Stuttgart

Sustainability is now one of the main topics in the international building and property industry, and has become a large growth market. Politicians, economists, investors and users all agree that the future lies in sustainable building. according to estimates by the eU, the market has the......

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Български Съвет за Устойчиво Развитие организира ежегодна годишна конференция “Sustainability Forum Sofia - More than Green"

Български съвет за устойчиво развитие вярва, че концепцията за Устойчиво развитие е новата философия в развитието на обществото, основана на интеграция на социалните, екологически и икономически аспекти при приемане на...

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Calendar events, conferences and workshops of Bulgarian Green Building Council 2011

May May 11 - BalREc 2011 - Investments and real estate market conference BalREc investments and real estate market conference gathers experts from the most active companies in the field of the investment projects in Bulgaria: investors, banks, consultants, construction companies,......

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Конференция Smart City – Модел на устойчиво местно развитие

Конференцията Smart City – „Модел на устойчиво местно развитие”, която се проведа на 27 април в хотел „Кемпински Зографски” насочи вниманието на публиката към проблеми свързани с устойчивото градско развитие и...

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The Bulgaria Green Building Council participates in EU Sustainable Energy Week

The EU Sustainable Energy Week showcases the latest innovations in energy efficiency and renewable energy technology, policy and practice. Between 11 and 15 April 2011 hundreds of events organised in all parts of Europe will show, promote, discuss and celebrate energy efficiency and renewable......

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Be a Part of the Leading Business Events in Green Energy & Waste Management

The Congress and Exhibition on Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy and the Conference and Exhibition on Waste Management & Recycling ‘Save the Planet’ are one of the most significant b2b events for the Region of South-East Europe. They will be held in the period of 13-15......

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Bulgarian Green Building Council organizes educational seminars

The Bulgarian Green Building Council presents the first of a series of educational seminars regarding sustainable construction and development of DGNB and LEED rating systems. The purpose of the seminar is to introduce participants to the basic principles of the two building certification......

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BGBC partner of Buildingreen – Sustainable Building and Energy Efficiency Conference

This year Buildingreen conference is organized by The City Media Group and Bulgarian Green Building Council and will be held on March 8th 2011 at Inter Expo Center during Bulgarian Build Week. The purpose of the event is to present new business opportunities to all professionals involved......

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The Bulgarian Green Building Council celebrates its official membership in the World Green Building Council (WGBC)

The Bulgarian Green Building Council commemorated its official acceptance as member of the World Green Building Council by organizing a reception at Serdika Center on September 28th, 2010 in celebration of World Green Building Week. With this event BGBC was able to raise public awareness and......

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BalREc May 19th, 2010

The Bulgarian GBC served as strategic partner in the annual conference for investment and real estate development BalREC, which was held on May 19th, 2010 in Kempinski Hotel Sofia. The event was launched by Minister of Regional Development and Public Works, Rosen Plevneliev. During the forum......

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DGNB International Congress for Sustainable Construction and First European Network Council meeting, Stuttgart, Germany

The German Green Building Council held its annual congress dedicated to sustainable construction (Consense) in Stuttgart, Germany. Organized as a two day congress and expo fair, Consense is an established construction industry event in Europe. The latest construction materials and technologies......

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BalREC Bourgas 2010 Forum – Sustainable and integrated urban development, infrastructure and investment projects and energy efficiency

Bourgas is the first municipality to organize a forum with the intent of stimulating economic growth and the improvement of quality of life on a regional level. The reason for this is the city leads in the absorption of European funds under Operational Programmes in Bulgaria and serves as an......

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BulgariaGBC celebrates Earth Day

On April 22, Earth Day, the Bulgarian Green Building Council organized a meeting - discussion with young representatives from the Bulgarian European Clubs (NABEC) on the topic of Youth and Sustainable Development. The meeting was held at the information center of the European Commission where the......

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Sustainable Development in Europe and the Bulgarian Green Building Council`s Role

arch. Georgi Kolarov - president of BGBC, Tzvetelina Borislavova - vicepresident of BGBC, prof. Kaloyanov - board member BGBC Rosen Plevneliev, minister of regional development and public works; arch. Georgi Kolarov; Traicho Traikov, minister of economy, energy and tourism; Tzvetelina......

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BulgariaGBC takes part in the Sustainable Energy Europe Campaign

BulgariaGBC takes part in the Sustainable Energy Europe Campaign, an initiative of the European Comission, managed by the Executive Agency for Competitiveness and Innovation. President of BulgariaGBC arch. Georgi Kolarov, vice-president Tsvetelina Borislavova and Dr. Kiril Velitchov- CEO of......

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BulgariaGBC - Official partner of BuildinGreen

BulgariaGBC was an official partner of BuildinGreen- a national annual conference dedicated to sustainable development and energy efficiency. It was held at the Inter Expo Center Sofia on March 11, 2010. For more information http://www.buildingreen.bg...

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Bulgarian Green Building Council organized seminar “Daylighting in architecture and energy saving”

The seminar was held on the 21st April at the conference center of Sopharma Business Towers, which received two statuettes from competition “Building of the Year 2011” in the categories “Public buildings with business functions” and “Green buildings”.The......

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Brightest! Greenest! Buildings - the only international virtual exhibition for green buildings dedicated to the whole of Europe

BGBC is pleased to invite you to a carbon-neutral, pan-European virtual exhibition Brightest! Greenest! Buildings, dedicated to the greenest and most successful building projects and the people and solutions that supported this achievement. The event is held under the patronage of the European......

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