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Nationality : Bulgaria

Commissioner Mariya Gabriel

European Commissioner for Digital Economy & Society
  • Key-note Speaker at Session/2: Digital Markets – Crossover Economies, May 31st 2018

Since 2017 Mrs Mariya Gabriel is European Commissioner for Digital Economy and Society

Her previous assignments including following accomplishments:

2009-2017: Member of the European Parliament, EPP/ GERB (Citizens for European development of Bulgaria)
2014: Vice-President of the EPP Group in the European Parliament
2014-2017: Member of the European Parliament, EPP/GERB
* Member of the Committees AFET, LIBE, FEMM
* Member of the Delegation to the Joint Parliamentary Assembly ACP- EU
* Member of the Delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Union for the Mediterranean
* Member of the Delegation for relations with the Maghreb and the Arab Maghreb Union
* Deputy-member of the Delegation for relations with the Arab Peninsula
2016: Chief observer of the EU election observation mission to Gabon
2015: Member of the National Executive Council Women; GERB Bulgaria
2014: Chief of the EU Election Follow-up Mission to the Democratic Republic of Congo
2009–2014: Member of the European Parliament, EPP/GERB
* EPP Group coordinator for the Committee FEMM
* Member of the Committees AGRI, LIBE, PETI, CRIM
* Member of the Delegation to the joint parliamentary assembly ACP-EU
2012: Vice-President of the EPP Women
2011: Chief Observer of the EU Election Observation Mission to the Democratic Republic of Congo
2008-2009: Parliamentary secretary to MEPs from GERB political party within the EPP Group
2007–2008: Research assistant, Institute of Political Studies, Bordeaux, France
2005–2008: Research assistant, Institute of Political Science, Bordeaux, France – Laboratory SPIRIT, European Program EQUAL 2004-2008: “Values and Economy – nondiscrimination in professional activities and social economy”
2004–2008: Research Assistant, Institute of Political Sciences, Bordeaux, France – International Research Program on “The parliamentarian representation at national and European levels (PARENEL)”
2004–2007: ATER (Attaché Temporaire d’enseignement et de Recherche), Institute of Political Science, Bordeaux, France
2002–2003: Master in Comparative Politics and International Relations PhD Academy for Political Science, Bordeaux, France
2001–2002: Certificate in Political Science, IEP Institute for Political Studies, Bordeaux, France
1997–2001: BA in Bulgarian and French Languages in Paisii Hilendarski Plovdiv University, Plovdiv, Bulgaria
1997 – Secondary Language School Dr. Petar Beron, Kyustendil, Bulgaria

Mrs Gabriel is married with one child