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Veni Markovski's current work is focused on the following main topics. For a full list of work and history, see his CV


  • Build ICANN's relations with the United Nations in New York.
  • Launched, owns and manages Global Solutions and Consulting, LLC, which advises companies from the U.S.A. and the European Union, non-profits, governmental institutions, and individuals on improving their marketing and sales, government and international organizations relations, and overall performance.

  • Cybersecurity

  • Prepared cyber policy positions for and staffed the Bulgarian Prime Minister, Foreign Minister and National Cybersecurity Coordinator for their meetings with the U.S. Government, including President Bush, Department of State Secretary Rice, and Department of Homeland Security Secretary Chertoff (2003-09).
  • Developed policy papers leading to the creation of the Bulgarian Governmental position of National Cybersecurity Coordinator and became adviser to the first elected NCC (2009 - present).
  • Participated in invitation-only cyber-related conferences organized by the U.S. Secret Service, the Bulgarian government, and the International Telecommunications Union; spoke at conferences, organized by the Russian Institute for Information Security, by the Russian Association of Network and Services, and by the FBI/Fordham University (2006-present).
  • Public Policy:

  • Chair of the Bulgarian President's Information Technologies Advisory Committee (2002-2012)
  • Advising governmental agencies of on a broad variety of Internet-related issues, including, but not limited to Net neutrality, broadband access, and the global Internet-related legal framework.
  • Advising Members of the European Parliament on Internet-related public policy issues

  • Free and Open Source Software, Privacy, Data Retention, Digital Rights

  • Organized the Bulgarian edition of the Privacy International anti-award The Big Brother. (2004 present)
  • Member of the European Digital Rights Initiative (2002 present).
  • Participating in a number of invitation-only European Union events dedicated to digital rights, data retention. (1999 present).
  • Non-Profit and Public Service

    Veni is chair of the Board of the Bulgarian Internet Society, one of the oldest and most important Internet-organizations in Bulgaria, a chapter of the Internet Society.

    Mr. Markovski is also a frequent speaker at different conferences, seminars and workshops, where he shares his experience and ideas with likeminded people.

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