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About Us


Foundation European Software Institute Center Eastern Europe (ESI CEE) is а not-for-profit organization focused on applied research and services in the benefit of the ICT industry.  We are eager to cooperate with leading enterprises and SMEs from ICT, financial and processing industries.

Our mission is to work for increasing the competitiveness of the ICT industry in Eastern Europe in order to support the development of Information Society and Knowledge Economy.

Our vision is to be a regional excellence center for information security, software processes improvement and quality of IT services in Eastern Europe.

We support ICT-intensive organizations to gain and sustain competitive advantages through agility, process management and cybersecurity.

We do applied research, awareness, training, coaching, and appraisals in the field of cyber resilience (RMM, OWASP, etc.), agile development (Lean Kanban  and Scrum), and process management (CMMI, Balanced Scorecards, MBO, etc.).


ESI CEE maintains effective partnership with leading organizations in information and communication technologies. As partner of Software Engineering Institute (SEI) and School of Computer Science (SCS) at the Carnegie Melon University, Pittsburgh, USA we provide a full cycle of accredited services in RMM (Resilience Management Model), PSP (Personal Software Processes) and TSP (Team Software Processes). As member of ICT Skills Workshop under European Committee for Standardization (CEN) ESI CEE develops future ICT standards in EU and is SEE regional contact point for e-Competence Framework. ESI CEE is also partner of the CMMI Institute and is authorized to deliver official services from the Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) product suite.

Contact us

Our business is helping you improve yours!

If you want to get in touch with us, find us at:

ESI CEE Project Management Office

111-G "Tsarigradsko Shosse" Blvd., Sofia Tech Park
Bldg. "Lab Complex" , fl. 1, Cybersecurity Lab
1784 Sofia, Bulgaria
(+359) 2 489 9740
office (at) esicenter (dot) bg


Location: N 42.6679409, E 23.3743846