Events

INVITATION Uncertain Times: The Future of Trans-Atlantic Relations from the Perspective of NGOs and Think Tanks in Central Europe and Hungary - online webinar series organised by the Hungarian Europe Society...
On 26 May 2021 the Hungarian Europe Society held an online discussion focusing on the Western Balkans.
Uncertain Times: The Future of Trans-Atlantic Relations from the Perspective of NGOs and Think Tanks in Central Europe and Hungary - online webinar series organised by the Hungarian Europe Society - Sixth...
Uncertain Times: The Future of Trans-Atlantic Relations from the Perspective of NGOs and Think Tanks in Central Europe and Hungary - online webinar series organised by the Hungarian Europe Society - Fifth...
On 22 April 2021 there was an online event organised for the members of the Hungarian Europe Society.
Ilona Kiss, literary historian, literary translator and András Radnóti, foreign policy expert, members of the Hungarian Europe Society made short online presentations about the political situation in Russia...
Uncertain Times: The Future of Trans-Atlantic Relations from the Perspective of NGOs and Think Tanks in Central Europe and Hungary - online webinar series organised by the Hungarian Europe Society - Fourth...
András Dezső, journalist at HVG and author of two bestsellers was the guest at a Hungarian Europe Society zoom event on 24 February 2021.
Uncertain Times: The Future of Trans-Atlantic Relations from the Perspective of NGOs and Think Tanks in Central Europe and Hungary - online webinar series organised by the Hungarian Europe Society - Third...
On 8 December 2020, the Hungarian Europe Society hosted Mr. Shih-Chung Liu, Taiwan’s Representative to Hungary for an online discussion titled"Searching For Cooperation Between Taiwan and Europe in the Post-...
On 27 November 2020 the new board of the association was elected at the general meeting of the Hungarian Europe Society.
Uncertain Times: The Future of Trans-Atlantic Relations from the Perspective of NGOs and Think Tanks in Central Europe and Hungary - online webinar series organised by the Hungarian Europe Society - Second...
Uncertain Times: The Future of Trans-Atlantic Relations from the Perspective of NGOs and Think Tanks in Central Europe and Hungary - online webinar series organised by the Hungarian Europe Society - First...
The international conference “The Twenties of the Twenty-First Century: Liberal Answers to Anti-Liberal Challenges” organised by the Hungarian Europe Society, supported by the Friedrich Naumann Foundation for...
The Hungarian Europe Society hosted an online event on 14 October 2020 with Pál Mácsai, director of the Örkény István Theatre, Krisztina Remete, lecturer at the Budapest Metropolitan University, and Áron...
On 7 July 2020 the Guarini Institute for Public Affairs at John Cabot University, in collaboration with The Ohio State University and the Hungarian Europe Society, held a online panel discussion on the topic "...
On 1 July 2020 Edit Zgut, researcher at the Polish Academy of Sciences analysed the outcome of the first round of the presidential elections in Poland in her presentation.
"The relations between China and the European Union in the light of the Covid-19 pandemic" was the title of the online presentation held by Tamás Matura, China expert, lecturer at Budapest Corvinus University...
On 3 January 2020 members of the Hungarian Europe Society discussed the report entitled "Tyranny and Hope" as well as the political situation in Hungary at their traditional annual meeting.
The international conference "Tyranny and Hope: The state of Central Europe in the European Union" organised by Republikon and the Hungarian Europe Society, hosted by Friedrich Naumann Stiftung für die...
On 19 September Benjamin De Cleen, assistant professor at Vrije Universiteit Brussel gave a presentation entitled "Populism, nationalism and the radical right in Belgian politics" in Brussels.
Representatives of the V21 Group and the Hungarian Europe Society held an event on 11 September 2019 to discuss the evaluation of the Hungarian situation entitled "Breaking the Silence" prepared by the V21...
The Hungarian Europe Society held an international conference supported by the Friedrich Naumann Stiftung für die Freiheit entitled "European Elections 2019 - Renewing the Political Agenda for a United Europe...
Debunking Disinformation & Fake News on Ukraine's Labour Migration -
Once again the Hungarian Europe Society organised the leadership program of the German Marshall Fund of the United States between 29 March and 3 April 2019 in Budapest and the Danube Bend.
Benjamin de Cleen, Assistant Professor at the Department of Communication Studies, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, made a presentation entitled "Populism, nationalism, and European politics" on 6 March 2019 in...
The Hungarian Europe Society was a host organiser of the "European Civics Academy" training led by The Good Lobby, a Brussels-based NGO.
Gábor Filippov, political scientist-historian, gave a presentation entitled "The Nature and Perspectives of the Hungarian Political Regime" on 15 February 2019.
On 9 January 2019 Volkmar Wenzel, ambassador of the German Federal Republic in Hungary made a presentation to members of the Hungarian Europe Society.
Members of the Hungarian Europe Society gave lectures at the annual final meeting of the organisation on 29 December 2018.
Openly questioning liberal democracy and openly abusing political power for serving corruption are equally dangerous for democracy, stability and Europe’s future. This was the conclusion of the discussion...
András Pethő, founding editor of Direkt36 and András Szabó, journalist were the guests at the event of the Hungarian Europe Society on 31 October 2018.
The Hungarian Europe Society and the German Marshall Fund of the United States organised the final event of the V4Europe project entitled "Turning the tide of populist authoritarianism. Mobilising a pro-...
Fruzsina Albert, sociologist, Semmelweis University, made a presentation to members of the Hungarian Europe Society in Brussels on 4 October 2018.
Cas Mudde (University of Georgia's School of Public and International Affairs) made a presentation entitled "Populism in East and West" on 11 June 2018.
The international workshop "From Populist, Illiberal Political Narratives to Conspiracy Theories and Fake News in the Visegrád Region and Beyond" organised by the Hungarian Europe Society and supported by the...
On 4 April 2018 Federigo Argentieri, member of the Advisory Board of the Hungarian Europe Society, director of the Guarini Institute for Public Affairs at the John Cabot University in Rome held a presentation...
The research group of the Hungarian Europe Society presented its third report entitled "What Does the PERC Indicator Show?" about the attitudes of the Hungarian political parties towards the European Union on...
On 2 March 2018 Zsolt Boda, Director of the Institute for Political Science of the HAS Centre for Social Sciences made a presentation entitled "Trust and Distrust in Hungarian Politics". 
Tamás Molnár, member of the Hungarian Europe Society, researcher at the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights in Vienna, made a presentation entitled "After the European refugee crisis - still in the...
On 3 January 2018 Tihamér Czika made a presentation entitled "Hungarians Abroad: Myths and Realities" at the traditional internal workshop of HES.
András Kovács, Professor at the Central European University gave a presentation at the seat of the Hungarian Europe Society on 3 November 2017. 
The two international workshops organized by the Hungarian Europe Society (HES) in October are entitled
Péter József Martin, member of the Hungarian Europe Society, Executive Director at Transparency International Hungary made a presentation to HES members in Brussels on 6 June 2017.
On 19 April 2017 Anna Donáth, Barnabás Kádár and Anna Orosz, three leaders of Momentum Movement, were the guests of HES. 
The Hungarian Europe Society organised an international workshop entitled "Reforming the EU - Central European Perspectives" at the Central European University, Budapest on 18 March 2017.
On 21 March 2017 the Hungarian Europe Society signed a joint protest declaration as one of its initiators against the threats presented by the Hungarian government to civil organisations.
Takis Pappas, visiting scholar at the Central European University made a presentation entitled "What do the people distrust when they decide to trust populism?" on 8 February 2017.
Petra Bárd, member of HES made a presentation entitled "Freedom, Security and Justice in Europe: Is Federal Regulation Possible?" on 9 January 2017.
On 28 December 2016, HES held its traditional annual workshop where HES members made presentations to HES members.
László Bruszt, Visiting Professor at the Scuola Normale Superiore, Florence, made a presentation on 3 November 2016.
David van Cleve, First Counsellor of the Embassy of the United States of America to Hungary was the guest of HES in Brussels on 27 September 2016.
On 6 June 2016 Szabolcs Panyi, editor-journalist of Index online journal and Csaba Tóth, strategic director of Republikon Institute held presentations about the US presidential election.
Gajus Scheltema, Ambassador of the Royal Netherlands Embassy to Hungary was the guest of HES on 24 May 2016. The discussion included the priorities elaborated by the Dutch Presidency of the EU Council as well...
A toolkit about human rights was completed by the Foundation for Democratic Youth (DIA) for the request of the Hungarian Europe Society in the framework of the "Do We Have European Citizen Rights?" project in...
The Hungarian Europe Society held its traditional annual workshop and general electoral assembly on 3 January 2016.
In the framework of the Citizen-rights project trainers of the Foundation for Democratic Youth in co-operation with the Hungarian Europe Society held sessions about democratic rights and responsibility for...
Julie Smith, Director of the European Centre at the Department of Politics and International Studies, Cambridge University made a presentation entitled "Reform, renegotiation, referendum - prospects for...
The Budapest training of the Create/React program took place between 16-18 October 2015 in the framework of the European Citizen Rights project. The workshop was organised by HES in cooperation with the...
The Hungarian Europe Society organised a workshop entitled "Illiberal democracies – what can the European Union do in case a member state regularly and systematically breaches European values and regulations...
This year once again HES organised the meetings in Budapest and an excursion to the countryside for the fellows of the German Marshall Fund between 1-5 May 2015.
The Hungarian Europe Society organised a workshop entitled "Illiberal democracies – what can the European Union do in case a member state regularly and systematically breaches European values and regulations...
This was the title of the analysis given by Károly Banai, foreign and security policy expert, former Hungarian ambassador in Brussels and chief government advisor on 17 February 2015, putting the present...
M. André Goodfriend, Deputy Chief of Mission, U.S. Embassy, Budapest gave a presentation to members of HES on 21 January 2015 about the U.S. - Hungarian relations.
HES held its traditional annual workshop this time at the beginning of the year, on 3 January 2015.
Sándor Meisel, senior researcher of the Institute of World Economics at the Centre for Economic and Regional Studies of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences talked about the Transatlantic Trade and Investment...
On 10 September 2014, Roger Golland, a British diplomat and political analyst talked to the members of the Hungarian Europe Society about the possible outcomes of the referendum on Scottish independence to be...
Charles Gati, senior fellow at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, was the guest of the Hungarian Europe Society on 16 March 2014.
"Legal instruments and political challenges at European level: options between infringement procedures and sanctions" was the title of the presentation held by Kim Lane Scheppele, constitutional lawyer at...
At the traditional annual workshop on 27 December 2013 organised by HES, members of the Society held presentations.
At the traditional annual workshop on 27 December 2013 organised by HES, members of the Society held presentations.
Gábor Iványi, head of the Hungarian Evangelical Fellowship talked about the relation of politics and church to members of the Hungarian Europe Society on 20 November 2013 at Central Bistro.
Tamás Boros, director of Policy Solutions made a presentation entitled "Which political group is going to win the European Parliament elections in 2014?" on 28 October 2013.
Supported by Friedrich Naumann Stiftung für die Freiheit. Invitation The Hungarian Europe Society (HES) cordially invites you to its international conference entitled “European Citizens' Initiative for Media...
Krekó Péter, analyst of the Political Capital think tank, held a presentation entitled "Will the European Union Serve as the Chief Enemy in the Hungarian Election Campaign?" on 4 September 2013 at Spinoza café.
Gordon Bajnai, former Prime Minister of Hungary, leader of the Alliance Together - Dialogue for Hungary made a presentation for members of the Hungarian Europe Society on 28 August 2013.  
Kim Lane Scheppele, constitutional lawyer at Princeton University was the guest of the HES section in Brussels on 27 June 2013. Her presentation had the following title: "How to Deal with EU Member States...
Júlia Király, who had resigned in April  from her office as the deputy governor of the Hungarian National Bank, gave a talk titled "Hungarian monetary policy during and after the period of András Simor, the...
In frame of the project 'Public Administration Reform in Visegrad Countries: Lessons Learned for Bela
As a member of the international "Visa-free Europe Coalition", the Hungarian Europe Society, together with the Ukrainian NGO “Europe without Barriers” and the CEU Center for EU Enlargement Studies, was one of...
The Hungarian Europe Society, Milla (One Million for the Freedom of the Press in Hungary), the Standards Media Monitor, and the South East European Network for Professionalization of Media (SEENPM) held a p
Representatives of the Hungarian Civil Liberties Union (TASZ), Eötvös Károly Public Policy Institute, the Hungarian Europe Society, the South East European Network for Professionalization of Media, and the...
Members of the research team reported about their study on the attitudes of the Hungarian parliamentarian parties to the European Union and the PERC index at the regular year-end event of HES on 29 December...
A press release itt olvasható.The Hungarian Europe Society held a press conference on 5 December 2012 to introduce the report written by its research team entitled "Where Does the PERC Index Stand? Or: From EU...
Balázs Dénes, Executive Director of the Hungarian Civil Liberties Union (HCLU) made a presentation on 21 November 2012 asking the following question: "There are many people who like it, more, who hate it, it...
On 29 October 2012 Péter Tölgyessy, lawyer, political analyst, Member of the Hungarian Parliament between 1990 and 2006, held a presentation entitled „The Situation of Hungary after Two and Half Year Long...
Nikosz Fokasz sociologist held a presentation entitled Greece in Crisis: Reflexes of Collective Behaviour on 21 September 2012.  Points and further pictures of the presentation.
On 29 June 2012, László Andor, Member of the European Commission for Employment, Social affairs and Inclusion was the invited guest of the Hungarian Europe Society.
HES members met with Franziska Brantner, member of the Greens/European Free Alliance political group in the European Parliament for a discussion on European issues on 30 May 2012.
Alexander Graf Lambsdorff was the guest of the Brussels section of HES on 29 May 2012. The deputy leader of ALDE (liberal) political group in the European Parliament made a presentation entitled "The Future of...
The Hungarian Europe Society held а discussion evening entitled "The secret police past and the openness of files" on 23 May 2012. Its focus was on the historical and political aspects of the still open...
The Center for European Union Research of the Central European University and the Hungarian Europe Society organised a roundtable debate entitled „Where are they? Civil society actors and European integration...
On 4 April 2012 Mihály Laki, Research Fellow of the Institute of Economics at the Hungarian Academy of Sciences made a presentation entitled Hungarian Big Entrepreneurs and Multinational Firms.
Recent behaviour of the Hungarian government led by Prime Minister Viktor Orbán has raised questions whether the country is steering outside the European Union either by leaving the political and economic...
On 30 January 2012 Ferenc Karvalits, Deputy Governor of the National Bank of Hungary made a presentation entitled International Loan Negotiations and Economic Perspectives.
On 9 December 2011, Zsuzsanna Szelényi made a presentation entitled Arab Spring in Morocco about her experiences as election observer on behalf of the National Democratic Institute.
On 29 December 2011, the Hungarian Europe Society held its regular annual workshop where HES members made presentations for HES members. Program Györgyi Kocsis: Humpty Dumpty in Europe: the Hungarian...
Roman Kowalski, Ambassador of the Republic of Poland in Budapest made a presentation about the results of the current Polish Council Presidency and the elections in Poland on 3 November 2011. 
László Majtényi, President of the Eötvös Károly Institute made a presentation entitled Transformation of the Constitutional and Political System in Hungary on 31 May 2011.
HES contributed to the organisation of the roundtable debate at the Central European University on 22 June 2011. Program
On 20 December 2010, the Hungarian Europe Society held its regular annual workshop in the new building of the Representation of the European Commission in Hungary where HES members made presentations for HES...
Péter Paczolay, President of the Hungarian Constitutional Court held a presentation entitled "Is there a need for a new constitution?" on 27 September 2010.
After the implementation of the Baltic Sea Region Strategy, the European Union is working on the elaboration of a new macro-regional strategy for the Danube Region.
The Hungarian Europe Society organised a workshop entitled “First Time Hungarian EU Presidency, First Time in a Trio” on 29-30 October 2010 at the Central European University in Budapest.
On 14 May, 2010, István Hegedűs held a presentation entitled {ln:http://cens.ceu.hu/sites/default/files/field_attachment/news/node-16192/... 'Euroscepticism, Europessimism Twenty Years After the Regime-Changes
Péter Balázs, Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs held a presentation entitled Room of Manoeuvre: Hungarian Foreign Policy on 23 February 2010.
On 16 December 2009, HES members held presentations for HES members in the Hungarian House of Photography - Mai Manó House.
The Hungarian Europe Society organised an international workshop on European policy issues on 4 December 2009 in Budapest. The program of the workshop Tamás Molnár was interviewed by InfoRádió after the...