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History Of The IEEE Bulgaria Section[edit | edit source]

1993 – Building initiative groups

1995 – 57 IEEE Members signed a petition

IEEE Bulgaria Section was approved on June 24, 1995 with a R80075 geocode, after a petition have been signed by 57 Bulgarian individual members of IEEE. Prof. Jordan Kolev, have been appointed as an interim chair.

1995 – Section 80-75-00 approved by the RAB. Prof. Jordan Kolev elected as a first Section Chair. The first chapter (Joint TT/ED/AP/CPMT Chapter) established the election of the Bulgarian section Executive Committee was carried out during the period from November 1995 till February

1996. The organization and performance of the elections met the requirements of the Bulgarian Section Bylaws. Fifty-four IEEE members participated in the elections. The result from voting was declared on March 7, 1996 as follow:

  • Chair: Prof. Jordan Kolev
  • Vice-Chair: Prof. Vasil Sgourev
  • Secretary: Prof. Stefan Ivanov
  • Treasurer: Assist. Prof. Nikolai Nikolov

Meanwhile the first IEEE Branch, the Joint MTT/ED/AP Branch, have been established and Branch Officers have been elected as follow:

  • Chair: Prof. Hristo Hristov
  • Vice-Chair: Prof. Philip Philipov

1996 – The first Student Branch (Varna Technical University SB) was foundedl

1997 – Joint Bulgarian-Macedonian SP Chapter approved.

1997 - Student Branch at Sofia Technical University startedl

1998 – 3 new Chapters and 2 new SBs established

  • Joint CAS/SSC Chapter
  • Computer Chapter
  • Joint CS/IM/SMC Chapter
  • Shumen Military Academy SB
  • Veliko Tarnovo University SB

1999 – Communication Chapter established

2002 – Joint ED/SSC City of Varna Chapter established

At this time the total number of Bulgarian IEEE members has been increased to more than 350. Five Bulgarian IEEE Chapters and five Student Branches with more than 190 student members have already been established.

Bulgaria Section Officers
Year Chair Vice chair Secretary Treasurer
2001 Hristo Hristov / Jordan Kolev Jordan Kolev Georgi Stoyanov Rossitza Goleva
2002 Georgi Stoyanov Jordan Kolev Rozalina Dimova Rossitza Goleva
2003 Georgi Stoyanov Jordan Kolev Rozalina Dimova Rossitza Goleva
2004 Georgi Stoyanov Jordan Kolev Rozalina Dimova Rossitza Goleva
2005 Georgi Stoyanov Rossitza Goleva Jordan Kolev Rozalina Dimova
2006 Jordan Kolev Rossitza Goleva Sava Savov Katya Asparuhova
2007 Jordan Kolev Rossitza Goleva Sava Savov Katya Asparuhova
2008 Jordan Kolev / Rossitza Goleva Rossitza Goleva / Jordan Kolev Sava Savov / Ivan Buliev Katya Asparuhova
2009 Rossitza Goleva Jordan Kolev Ivan Buliev Katya Asparuhova
2010 Rossitza Goleva Jordan Kolev Ivan Buliev Katya Asparuhova
2011 Rossitza Goleva Jordan Kolev Ivan Buliev Katya Asparuhova
2012 Rossitza Goleva Jordan Kolev Ivan Buliev Katya Asparuhova
2013 Rossitza Goleva Jordan Kolev Ivan Buliev Katya Asparuhova
2014 Rossitza Goleva Jordan Kolev Ivan Buliev Katya Asparuhova
2015 Georgi Stoyanov Katya Asparuhova Rossitza Goleva Jordan Kolev
2016 Georgi Stoyanov Katya Asparuhova Rossitza Goleva Jordan Kolev
2017 Kiril Alexiev Rossitza Goleva Katya Asparuhova Valentina Markova
2018 Kiril Alexiev Rossitza Goleva Katya Asparuhova Valentina Markova
2019 Kiril Alexiev Katya Asparuhova Vladimir Jotsov Valentina Markova
2020 Kiril Alexiev Katya Asparuhova Vladimir Jotsov Valentina Markova
2021 Valentina Markova Kiril Alexiev Vladimir Jotsov Todor Ganchev

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