International conference “European everyday of sport”

29 – 30 September 2017


Location: House of Europe - 124, Rakovski str.
Sofia, Bulgaria


29/09/2017 – Erasmus+ Programme, EU policies in the field of education, youth and sport.

Official opening

Moderator: Grigor Gutev - National sports academy “Vassil Levski”

09:30 – 09:45

Registration of participants

09:45 – 10:30

Ognian Zlatev,  Head of the European Commission's Representation in Bulgaria

Vania Koleva, Deputy Minister of Youth and sport

Petar Nikolov, Deputy Minister of Education and science

Monika Panayotova, Deputy Minister of Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the EU

Yoanna Dochevska, Chairwoman of Bulgarian sports development association

Welcoming message from H.E. Tibor Navracsics - EU Commissioner for Education, Culture, Youth and Sport (video streaming)

10:30 – 11:00

Antoaneta Angelova – Krasteva, Director for Innovation, International cooperation & Sport, DG EAC, European Commission

Prof. Pencho Geshev, Rector, National sports academy “Vassil Levski”

11:00 – 11:30

Coffee break.

Promoting European values through sport, Opportunities for citizens – #BeActive possibilities

Moderator: Grigor Gutev - National sports academy “Vassil Levski”

11:30 – 13:00

“Erasmus+ Sport” – Opportunities for sport sector and citizens - Viera Kerpanova – Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency /EACEA/

Good practices of Erasmus+ in Bulgaria - Tatyana Kalkanova, Director, Human resources development centre (Erasmus+ National Agency in Bulgaria)

13:00 – 15:00

Lunch break & Networking spot.

Sport volunteering – empowering your sport event, power of integration

EWoS – from an idea to а great inspirational campaign in whole Europe

Moderator: Lenka Curillova – Chairwoman, A.D.E.L., Slovakia

15:00 – 16:00


EWoS campaign in Bulgaria – Viktoria Slavkova, Ministry of youth and sport.

Good practices, EWoS analysis (“European everyday of sport” project) – Tarik Ajanovic, #EUEverydaySport Project team

16:00 – 16:30

Coffee break.


Integration through sport – Roberto Solinas, Mine Vaganti NGO Italy

Volunteering in School Sport project – Lilla Nedeczky, Hope for children Hungary

30/09/2017 – European everyday of sport – Plenary sessions, researches, reports on the topic.

The voice of experts, youth and NGO sector.

10:30 – 11:30

Plenary session, researches, reports.

Moderator: Maria Grazia Pirina – Vice chair, Mine Vaganti NGO, Italy

Just sport – EU antidoping initiative - Verica Mance /HR/, Rijeka sport association;

The role of water sports for enhancing physical activity - Stefka Djobova, phd /BG/, National sports academy “Vassil Levski”

11:30 – 11:45

Coffee break.

11:45 – 12:00

Poster sessions (foyer)


Adapted swimming for children with visual impairment - Velichka Aleksandrova /BG/, National sports academy “Vassil Levski”

Basic drills necessary in swimming and for surviving in water - Natalia Stoyanova, PhD /BG/, National sports academy “Vassil Levski”

Methodological ways of classification of female athletes’ sports results in age aspect (400 m)Iva Dimova /BG/, Hristiyana Guteva /BG/, Grigor Gutev, PhD /BG/, Zlatka Dimova /BG/, National sports academy “Vassil Levski”

Research of basics physical qualities with children – Ivaylo Lazarov, PhD /BG/, National sports academy “Vassil Levski”

12:00 – 13:00

Plenary session, researches, reports.

Moderator: Maria Grazia Pirina – Vice chair, Mine Vaganti NGO, Italy

Effect of playing Bulgarian body-mind practice paneurhythmy on perceived stress, anxiety and resilience - Prof. Ludmila Chervencova /BG/, National sports academy “Vassil Levski”

Holistic idea of working with young people - Mike Soeranza /UK/

Sport volunteering – the golden gate to grassroots sport? - Ott Pärna /EE/, World Sport Volunteers Movement -

13:00 – 14:00

Lunch break.

14:00 – 18:30

Practical visit – “European everyday of sport” sport event for kids, National sports academy “Vassil Levski”


Co-funded by:

Local partners:


Main media partner:




Erasmus+ Sport Programme

of the European Union

Representation of the European Commission

in Bulgaria

Ministry of youth and sport


Ministry of science and education


Bulgarian national television