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Students from Varna Free University took part in the final of the Konica Minolta International University Contest in Berlin


Students from Varna Free University are among the finalists who participated in the closing ceremony of the international university contest organized by Konica Minolta - International University Contest (IUC). Four teams from all over the world made it to the final which took place in Berlin. Representatives from the Netherlands (Eindhoven University of Technology), Spain (Universitat de Valencia), South Africa (Vaal University of Technology) and the team of Varna Free University, which won at national level to represent Bulgaria.


The aim of the contest was students to develop an innovative concept to improve a particular business process at the university they represent. Our team which included students majoring in Informatics and Computer Science and Software Engineering, made it to the final with its concept for developing an event management system at Varna Free University. The members of the team are the students Galya Gospodinova, Gergana Stefanova and Dilyana Dimova, assisted by the director of the Institute of Technology of VFU, Konstantin Kosev and Assoc. Prof. Veselina Spasova, scientific secretary of the Faculty of International Economics and Administration.




The system called VFUEvent aims to digitize the document flow, to optimize the work and communication between the different departments at the university, to reduce the cost of organizing events, to maintain an automated online event calendar, to create a digital archive of all events, and to allow analysis of the database.


At the ceremony in Berlin where the winner was announced official guests were Oliver Csendes, CEO of Pioneers, one of the most popular platforms for financing StartUp companies across Europe and Asia, and Milan Lakhani, Director of the European Business Innovation Center (BIC) ) of Konica Minolta, who introduced the latest technology developed by BIC.


by ВСУ Черноризец Храбър