Kids Opening of the Bulgarian Presidency - MegaDojo Sofia 1.0

6 January, National Palace of Culture in Sofia Kids open the Bulgarian Presidency of the EU- Mega Dojo Sofia 1.0.

On January 6th at 11.00 the first Kindergarten Opening of the Bulgarian Presidency of the EU Council - Mega Dojo Sofia 1.0 will take place in the National Palace of Culture The event is under the patronage of the Ministry for the Bulgarian Presidency of the EU Council. In line with the priorities of the Bulgarian EU Presidency, Mega Dojo's goal is to support and inspire future artists, entrepreneurs and innovators. Organizers of the event are CoderDojo Bulgaria and Digital National Coalition, supported by Microsoft Bulgaria.

MegaDojo Sofia 1.0 will bring together over 300 children with no programming experience. The children's opening will be held in three of the official halls of the presidency in the National Palace of Culture - few days before the official opening of the Presidency and the first meetings at the highest level. The children will have the opportunity to literally feel the atmosphere of the event and have fun getting to know Europe with the help of science and technology. The Commissioner for Digital Technologies and Society, Maria Gabriel, will arrive in Sofia to welcome the children.

The event is suitable for children aged 7-13 years old. Entry is free but registration prior to the workshop is required. The deadline is 23:59 on January 3 or until spots are available at For security reasons, people who have not registered or who have not properly filled out their data will not be allowed in.

NB: To be actively involved in workshops, each child needs to come with his/her own laptop.