Speaker Details

Director of the Defense Institute

Speaker Borislav Genov

Borislav Genov

Colonel Assoc. Ph.D. Borislav Genov was born on December 18, 1973 in Shumen. He has three master's degrees - the last one in 2021 from the D.D. Eisenhower School for National Security and Resource Strategy at the National Defense University - Washington, USA.

He has had PhD degree since 2002, he was awarded with Doctor of Science D.Sc. degree in 2018. He is Associated professor in 2013.

He has completed courses in standardization, defense acquisition, project management, etc.

He has worked at the Defense Institute since its establishment in 2009. Until 2018, he held various academic positions at the Defense Institute, and from 2018 to 2021 he was the director of the Directorate "Development of armaments, equipment, rear assets and materials ". Since September 2021, he has been the Director of the Defense Institute.

He is the author of over 50 publications in Bulgarian and foreign journals and conferencess, five books and monographs.