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Budapest Economic Forum 2015

National successfulness – Catching up or permanent falling behind?

Date: 1st October 2015  

Location: Hotel Sofitel Budapest


08:00 - 08:30


Section I.: Development perspectives of the Hungarian economy

Moderator: István Madár, Senior Analyst, Portfolio

08:30 - 08:40

Opening speech

08:40 - 09:25

What can we do for Hungarian competitiveness?

Speaker: János Lázár, kormánybiztos, Nemzeti Ménesbirtok és Tangazdaság Zrt.

09:25 - 09:55

Where is Hungary’s place in the region?

Conversation participants:

09:55 - 10:45

Panel discussion of Central bank governors

Conversation participants:

10:45 - 11:10

Coffee break

Section II.: Sources of growth – is Hungarian development sustainable?

Moderator: Zoltán Bán, CEO, Net Média Zrt. (Portfolio Csoport)

11:10 - 11:35

The role of MFB in achieving the economic development goals.

Speaker: Sándor Bertalan, középvállalati üzletág ügyvezető igazgató, Magyar Bankholding Zrt.

11:35 - 11:55

New opportunities to incetivize exports

Speaker: Zoltán Urbán, CEO, Eximbank

11:55 - 12:45

Panel discussion: Bank leaders on the Hungarian economy

Conversation participants:

12:45 - 13:45

Lunch break

Section III.: Not without capital, you cannot – Challenges of obtaining funding

Moderator: Attila Gayer, Senior Energy Market Analyst, Portfolio

13:45 - 14:10

IPO market and Economic Growth

Speaker: David Weild, Founder, Chairman, Weild&Co, USA; Nasdaq Deputy CEO

14:10 - 14:50

Panel discussion: Future of the Hungarian capital market

Conversation participants:

14:50 - 15:10

Economic implications of the refugee crisis

Speaker: Péter Szilágyi, Associate Professor, Central European University

15:10 - 15:30

Coffee break

Section IV.: What does Brussels do for us?

Moderator: Attila Weinhardt, Analyst, Portfolio

15:30 - 15:50

Closing measures and main results of the 2007-2013 EU budget cycle and main directions of the development policy until 2020

Speaker: Dr. Eszter Vitályos, Under-secretary, Prime minister's office

15:50 - 16:10

How the new EU-cycle helps to SME-s? Money and life for SME-s!

Speaker: László Krisán, vezérigazgató, KAVOSZ Zrt.

16:10 - 16:30

The new application system was launched – What is to be expected in regards to recoverable EU funds?

Speaker: Zoltán Trombitás, Energy Efficiency and Renewables Financing Programme - Project Leader, Head of EU Office at Erste Bank Hungary

16:30 - 17:10

Panel discussion: EU Funds and FDI – How can we produce GDP growth?

Conversation participants:

17:10 - 17:15

Closing remarks

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