By order of the Mayor of Sofia, Yordanka Fandakova, an expert group was set up to develop the Strategy within the framework of a wide consultative process.
Members of the working group are:
- Prof. Kostadin Kostadinov, Deputy Minister of Education and Science, Chairman of the Expert Council on Science, Technologies and Innovations at Sofia Municipality
- Prof. Georgi Raychevski, member of the Expert Council on Science, Technologies and Innovations at Sofia Municipality, GIS – Transfer Centre
- Prof. Roumen Nikolov, member of the Expert Council on Science, Technologies and Innovations at Sofia Municipality
- Assoc. Prof. Dr. Evgeni Evgeniev, expert at the World Bank, lecturer at the Higher School of Insurance and Finance (HSIF)
- Dr. Todor Chobanov, Deputy Mayor for Culture, Education, Sport and Prevention of Addictions, Sofia Municipality
- Lyubomir Hristov, Deputy Mayor for Transport and Transport Communications, Sofia Municipality
- Irina Yordanova, Chairperson of the European Issues Standing Committee, Sofia Municipal Council
- Svetlana Lomeva, Director, Sofia Development Association
- Sevdalina Voynova, Programme Director, Sofia Development Association
- Denitza Lozanova, Programme Director, Sofia Development Association
- Rada Nikolaeva, European Programmes and Projects Directorate, Sofia
- Zlatina Karova, Centre for Transfer of Technologies, Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski"