The Belt and Road Initiative and current affairs in Hungarian – Chinese economic relationsTime: Wednesday, September 26, 2018 9:00 AM - 1:30 PM Location: Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade - 1016 Budapest, Bérc utca 13-15, Hungary Map
The Embassy of the People's Republic of China in Hungary and the Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade has the pleasure to invite you to the conference entitled “The Belt and Road Initiative and current affairs in Hungarian – Chinese economic relations”.
Please register until by 25th September 12:00 am
The language of the conference shall be English.
No audio or visual recording of the event is allowed without the advance and written permission of the organizers.
8:40 – 9.00: REGISTRATION
9.00 – 9.05: WELCOMING REMARKS
Mr. Márton UGRÓSDY, Director of Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade
9:05 – 9:20 KEYNOTE SPEECH
Mr. Jielong DUAN, Ambassador, People’s Republic of China
9:20 – 9:40 KEYNOTE SPEECH
Ms. Viktória KOVÁCS, Head of Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Hungary
9:40 – 9:45 BREAK
9:45 – 10:45 PANEL 1: THE BELT AND ROAD INITIATIVE AND THE INCREASING GLOBAL ENGAGEMENT OF CHINA
Moderator: Dr. Xin CHEN, Executive Vice President and General Manager, China-CEE Institute
Dr. Gergely SALÁT, associate professor, Pázmány Péter Catholic University
Dr. Viktor ESZTERHAI, senior researcher, Pallas Athéné Geopolitical Institute
Representative of China-CEE Institute
10:45 – 11:45 PANEL 2: HUNGARIAN - CHINESE ECONOMIC RELATIONS: TODAY’S CHALLANGES AND FUTURE PROSPECTS
Moderator: Mr. Péter GORECZKY, senior analyst, IFAT, Hungary
Ms. Mengyi LI, Director of Sales Asia, MNKH Hungarian National Trading House
Representative of major Chinese investor company in Hungary
Representative of a Hungarian enterprise doing export in China
11:45 – 12:15 Q&A Session
12:15 – 13:15 BUFFET LUNCH
Please note the organisers reserve the right to change or adjust the program.