Organization • 1. National Organizing Committee • 2. Local Organizing Committees (in different regions and institutions) • 3. The WYP2005 in Bg is under the patronage of the President of Bulgaria • 4. Honorary Committee • 5. Web page inside the web page of UPB www.phys.uni-sofia.bg/upb
Planned events in Bulgaria • 1. Press conferences about WYP2005 in December 2004, both for central and regional media. • 2. Negotiation of the number of educational programs in physics in the national and regional TV and radio channels. (December 2004)
3.Negotiation of printing a stamp dedicated to WYP2005 with its international logo (in progress). • 4.Negotiation of a coin (limited distribution) with Bulgarian National Bank (in progress). • 5.Design of a Calendar and National Poster (in progress)
6. National Competitions • National Olympiad in Physics for primary school students • National Olympiad in Physics for secondary school students • National Olympiad in Physics for Technical University students • Contest for best PhD thesis and paper of young scientist in WYP2005
7. National and international conferences • National conference on education in physics “Physics and Information Technologies” 7-10 April 2005, Varna. • International conference “Holography, Optical recording and processing of information” 21-25 May 2005, www.optics.bas.bg/holo05.htm • National Students Astronomical Conference (for secondary schools students). • National Students Conference “Past, Present and Future of Physics in my region” (for secondary schools students).
Round table discussion about education, fundamental research and related to physics R&D with participation of leading Bulgarian physicists, and representatives of governmental structures and industry, September 2005. • International conference “Frontiers of Physics”, September 2005 only with invited lecturers on hot topics in physics . Central event with participation in the opening of President of Bulgaria.
8. Exhibitions • Fusion Expo , 27 Nov-17Dec 2004 • Physics exhibition in National Polytechnic Museum • Collecting funds 25000 Euro for moving in a new building the permanent Physics Exhibition in Kazanluk. • Organizing two physics dedicated exhibitions in institutes of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences • Art exhibition of Christo Simeonov dedicated to WYP2005 , September 2005, Sofia, National Art Gallery • Negotiating CERN exhibition in Sofia
9. Participation in planned by international WYP2005 organizing committee events • Paris 13-15 January • Physics as Cultural Heritage • Physics enlighten the world • Physics talent search • Possibility of participating in other international activities is under discussion.