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The Belt and Road Initiative and current affairs in Hungarian – Chinese economic relations

Time: 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.

 

PROGRAM

 

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.