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Visit of the EU Commissioner Mrs. Mariya Gabriel to the IBSCT - BAS

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23 02 2018 M.Gabriel 1On February 23, 2018 Mrs. Mariya Gabriel,  European Commissioner for Digital Economy and Society, visited the IBSCT. During the meeting with the Director of the Institute, Prof. Alexandre Kostov, Dr. habil., she was introduced to the activities of the IBSCT and to the research efforts of the scholars to study the European integration process of the countries in the region with focus on the Western Balkans.

On her side, Mariya Gabriel presented the main views of the European Commission regarding the Balkans, and above all in the field of digital economy and society. There were discussed the opportunities for participation of the Institute in the European research projects related to communications and other issues.

Professor Alexandre Kostov, Dr. habil. gave Mrs. Gabriel publications of the IBSCT as well as his newly published book 'Transport and Communications in the Balkans (1800-1914)'.

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