Conferences, Institutes & External Events Facilities
Welcome Dear Guests,
If you are in need of a room for a conference, seminar, cocktail, or any other type of event, AUBG offers a variety of suitable and convenient options that will satisfy any of your needs. Please have a look at the different venues that are available at our campus:
Conference/Seminar Rooms and Equipment
The Main Building of AUBG is situated in the city center, in close proximity to the administrative, business, and cultural facilities, as well as to the biggest shopping area, numerous cozy restaurants and cafes. The following rooms are available for use by conference or seminar organizers:
Auditorium: The spacious conference hall is suitable for events of up to 300 participants. It is conveniently located on the same floor with 8 computer labs with Internet access, 4 additional classrooms for parallel sessions, and a large corridor where refreshments can be served. The Hall is equiped with wall mounted projection screen and white boards.
Red Room: Located on the top floor of the Main Building, this hall is suitable for workshops, seminars, and conferences of up to 120 people. The Red Room is equiped with state of the art presentation and sound equipment. It is suitable for cocktail receptions, parties, buffet or served meals as well. It’s balcony, overlooking the central Blagoevgrad plaza and the Rila mountain slopes is furnished with tables and chairs.
Blue Room: Located on the top floor of the Main Building, this bright and cozy room is suitable for workshops, seminars, and training programs of up to 50 people. Cocktail receptions, parties, buffet and served meals for smaller groups are also hosted in the Blue Room. Conveniently located on the same floor with the Red Room, both rooms are suitable for seminars and workshops with tight schedules.
Balkanski Academic Center
The Balkanski Academic Center (BAC) is part of the Skaptopara Campus, where the AUBG Residence Halls and Panitza Library are located. The BAC has classrooms and computer labs suitable for training of small groups, while the Andrey Delchev Auditorium seats 150 people.
Andrey Delchev Auditorium: The Andrey Delchev Auditorium is suitable for conferences, symposia, presentations and lectures. This theater-style conference room has 150 seats, a large screen and state-of-the-art presentation and sound equipment. Classrooms and computer labs in the same building can be used for parallel or break out sessions.
America for Bulgaria Student Center (ABF Student Center)
The America for Bulgaria Student Center is the jewel in the crown of our contemporary campus. The spacious, generously sunlit, multi-functional center was built in 2013 with the financial help of the America for Bulgaria Foundation. It hosts our state-of-the-art theatre, sports and dining halls, and the Student Services office. Other popular facilities inside the center are the workout gym, the bookstore, a trendy coffee shop and lots of chill out areas with wi-fi access.
Theater Hall: Our theatre hall is located inside the ABF Student Center. This elegant amphitheatre hall can seat 342 guests and the acoustics are unbelievable. It is fully equipped to operate as both an acting and a movie theatre. It can also host lectures, concerts and other exciting events on campus. This is where the premiere of AUBG's annual musical takes place.
Sports Hall: This outstanding venue is fully equipped for a variety of sports - soccer, basketball, volleyball, tennis and handball. Its uniqueness is further enhanced by the one-of-a-kind running track which circles around the gym on the second floor. The hall hosts events such as career expos, receptions and is occasionally used by professional athletes such as the Bulgarian Male National Volleyball team – one of the best in the world!
AV equipment at disposal to conference organizers include: Overhead and Multimedia projectors CD, DVD and video players Flipchart stands with notepads Sound equipment /Simultaneous translation equipment.