About the Balkans & Black Sea Forum

The Balkans & Black Sea Forum is a flagship independent economic platform and a key Summit for leading business- & policy-makers committed to enhancing stability, growth and cooperation across the Balkan and Black Sea regions.

Distinguished speakers and prominent influencers from the public & private sectors engage and interact in order to review challenges, assess implications, identify opportunities and explore innovative ways for promoting security, sustainable development and bi/multi-lateral cooperation in the broader Eurasia.

It is addressed to leading businesses, policymakers, diplomats, think-tanks, research & academia, and cooperates with precious regional & international organizations.


BBSF 2022

Balkans & Black Sea Forum 2022

BBSF 2018

Balkans & Black Sea Forum 2018

BBSF 2017

Balkans & Black Sea Forum 2017

BBSF 2017

China BRI Symposium 2017

BBSF 2017

Diplomats satellite event 2017

Highlights video

All Speakers

Mr. Wim Mijs

CEO, European Banking Federation

The Netherlands

Mr. Anthony D. Papayannides

Journalist, General Manager Economia Group


Ambassador Lazar Comanescu

Secretary General | Organization of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation


Ms. Alia El-Yassir

UN Women Regional Director a.i, Europe-Turkey-Central Asia



Subscribe to our Newsletter

Contact Us

Balkans & Black Sea Forum
c/o Geo Routes Institute


Vasileos Irakliou 8, Athens 106 82, Greece


+30 2102845980