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On August 23, 2018, director of Institute of International economics and management of Varna Free University Chernorizets Hrabar Eleonora Tankova and various chairs of the Institute had negotiations with the representatives of Plekhanov University.
Plekhanov University members were: dean of Faculty of Marketing Elena A. Okunkova, deputy dean, head of master programmes Irina V. Sharova and associate professor of chair of marketing Olga O. Grineva.
They discussed the implementation of a double degree in the master's program "international marketing" and others. The two sides also reached a preliminary agreement on the implementation of student exchange, organization of additional professional education and issues of academic mobility of teachers within an already existing contract with Plekhanov University, and within the framework of the additional agreement.
On August 24, the faculty of marketing' delegation took part in the forum on issues of closed-loop economics, held in Bulgaria. The forum discussed the issues of sustainable development of national economies, the need for the development of new technologies to develop research, entrepreneurship and innovation in accordance with the concept of "Smart City".
The forum was also attended by the governors of the regions of Bulgaria, honorary Director of the General Directorate "environment" of the European Commission George Kremlis, President of Varna free University Anna Nedialkova, Deputy Minister of environment and water resources of Bulgaria Atanaska Nikolova and other guests.