Smart Cities International Exhibition

Today's cities are under stress. The ongoing technologies and the advanced experience can transform them into more resilient systems in terms of energy, mobility and transport, buildings, infrastructure and resource efficiency.
Smart Cities is one of the business-oriented events in South-East Europe combining conference and exhibition in its format.  Today's cities are under stress. The ongoing technologies and the advanced experience can transform them into more resilient systems in terms of energy, mobility and transport, buildings, infrastructure and resource efficiency.
Smart Cities is one of the business-oriented events in South-East Europe combining conference and exhibition in its format.  
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Via Expo - Your Business Development Partner at the Balkans


In the digital age events remain the most powerful marketing tools for direct business. Via Expo is an organizer of high-level specialized international exhibitions and conferences in key industry fields in Sofia, Bulgaria. They facilitate and accelerate the entering of new products and technologies into the South-East European market by linking it with international know-how. Attention to detail, comprehensive promotion, young and creative team - all these bring participants and visitors the desired result - more valued contacts, more new clients, more fresh market ideas.

We work in the following sectors: energy efficiency, renewable energy, waste management, recycling, environment, elevators & escalators, organic products, gifts, packaging and food.  Last years we added to our branch events such topics as  intelligent buildings, smart cities and ICT. Our 20 years experience allows us to develop constantly new concepts and keep pace with latest trends.

Via Expo is the first event organizer in Bulgaria which in 1994 began to make computer visitor registration and statistics of visitor profile. We cooperate closely with a great number of prestigious media, industry chambers, branch associations, trade and commercial sections and fair organizers from Europe, Asia and North America.

As additional services we offer to our clients:

  • Organization of business-to-business matchmaking meetings
  • Stand construction
  • Furniture rental
  • Various advertising opportunities
  • Hotel Accommodation



Via Expo is a Member of:

Bulgarian Association of Recycling

Bulgarian Photovoltaic Association

Bulgarian- Swiss Chamber of Commerce

German-Bulgarian Chamber of Industry and Commerce

Bulgarian Industrial Association

Latest News Fot Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy

Device Simplifies Building Rehabs

Subtitle:  A backpack-like device catalogs a building's layout and mechanicals while an inspector walks through, creating a 3-D map Images: A device worn like a backpack automatically records room dimensions, the location of HVAC(Heating, ventilation, and air conditioning)...
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Government Estimates on Renewables Are Way Off

Subtitle:  U.S. Energy Information Administration forecasts are consistently wrong, misjudging solar and wind growth and misleading policymakers Images: The U.S. government agency responsible for forecasting trends in energy supplies and consumption has "consistently and significantly" underestimated the growth of renewable energy and developed a track record of providing flawed reports to policymakers and planners, a report from the Advanced Energy Economy Institute says...
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A Novel Way to Store Energy

Subtitle:  A start-up company proposes to use pressurized water and old oil and gas wells as part of a system that stores energy Images: A Massachusetts-based start-up has leased an abandoned natural gas well in Texas and raised $1 million in seed money to test an experimental way of storing energy that ultimately could help businesses avoid burdensome demand charges for electricity...
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New law to advance renewable energy in Poland

To support its renewable energy sector Poland is introducing feed-in tariffs.
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Latest News Fot Waste Management, Recycling & Environment

Cox Enterprises’ Atlanta headquarters reaches recycling milestone

Company’s Cox Conserves national sustainability program has diverted 1,000 tons of waste from landfills since 2006.
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Metso offers alloy hammers in North America

Finland-based company’s new generation hammers are ideal for scrap metal processing.
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Chinese copper scrap demand keeps falling

Analyst says fabricators in China are turning to a glut of imported concentrates.
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WRS Italia enters the U.S. shredder market

Italian equipment company, part of the Steel Group, offers a wide range of shredders.
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Latest News Fot Solar Energy

UK Government Names Clean Energy Cabinet Members

With the UK general election now over and a majority Conservative Party government in place, the re-elected Prime Minister David Cameron has now named key members of the government charged with steering the UK’s clean energy policy over the coming years.
14/05/15|10:07 --

Solar Market Suffering in Brazil

The Brazilian real has declined 17 percent since Oct. 31, when more than a gigawatt of solar farms won contracts in the country’s first-ever national solar auction and with the slumping currency driving up import prices, developers are holding off on signing supply deals for PV panels...
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Coast to Coast and Across Electric Systems, Microgrids Provide Benefits to All

At the most obvious level, microgrids could disrupt today’s utilities and their regulated-monopoly business model, because they challenge the centralized paradigm. In a nutshell, microgrids are localized power grids that have the ability to disconnect from the main, centralized grid to operate independently when the main power grid experiences disturbances...
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Listen Up: How Many Solar Panels Do I Need?

For a homeowner, it’s a simple question. But in order to answer the question accurately, solar installers need to make a number of assumptions — as well as gather some pretty detailed information from a homeowner. Often, by the time these data gathering questions are answered, the homeowner is even more confused.
14/05/15|02:38 --

Latest News Fot Sport and Healthy Life

Alberto Contador expecting toughest Tour of his career

2015 Giro d'Italia champion Alberto Contador says this will be the toughest Tour de France of his career as he searches for an historic doubleAlberto Contador after stage eight of the 2015 Giro d'Italia (Watson)Alberto Contador (Tinkoff-Saxo) told a packed hotel of journalists on Thursday in Utrecht’s outskirts that this Tour de France, starting …Continue reading »
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The Art of Simplicity

England vice-captain Joe Root on why clearing his mind will help him in his quest for Ashes revengeJoe Root was born into Aussie fire and Ashes woe.It’s December 30 1990 and on the same day that Helen Root gives birth to a baby boy in Yorkshire, England’s cricket team is failing to deliver down under, slumping to defeat in an Ashes Test in Melbourne...
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The Tour de France departs in Utrecht on Saturday. Sport clings to the sprint train of Mark Cavendish and his lead-out man Mark RenshawThe first week of this year’s Tour de France will feel like a series of (mostly) flat one-day races, which will suit the peloton’s sprinters...
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Work It Out

Two-time WBFF Fitness World Champion and Optimum Nutrition athlete Shaun Stafford presents a five-step plan to maximise your gym timeA man with a plan is a man who gets results. Especially, as fitness expert Shaun Stafford explains, when that man is in the gym 1...
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