The Digitalization, Innovation and Economic Development department of Sofia Municipality

was established in 2020 to support Sofia’s development as a smart, digital, innovative, and tech city. The new Department will consolidate and guide all of the city’s digital and smart city projects and will continue to support high-tech and R&D investors in Sofia. It will focus on increasing the number and quality of municipal e-services, open data and smart city projects implementation.



Among the Top 10 fastest-growing tech centres in Europe

State of the European Tech report, 2018

One of the most vibrant start-up and entrepreneurial ecosystems in Central and Eastern Europe
  • 35 co-working spaces
  • tech park
  • 15+ VCs
100 000 students

 40% in STEM fields