Several experts of the Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade attended the 19th Euro-Atlantic Summer University, held between 22-27th July, 2018. Director Márton Ugrósdy as well as Bence Németh, Tamás Levente Molnár, Máté Szalai and Gergely Varga research fellows participated in the event organized jointly by the Budapest Garrison Brigade "Vitéz Sándor Szurmay" and the Center for Strategic and Defense Studies of the National University of Public Service in Szolnok.
On 8 May 2018 retired Lieutenant General Frederick Ben Hodges, the former Commanding General of United States Army Europe who currently holds the Pershing Chair in Strategic Studies at the Center for European Policy Analysis (CEPA) held a public lecture entitled „Strategic Challenges on NATO’s Eastern Flank” at the Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade. The event was opened by Ambassador Márton Schőberl, Director of IFAT, and featured Jenő Megyesy, Senior Foreign Policy Advisor to the Pr...
Fadi Dawood, Senior Research Fellow / Co-Editor in Chief at NATO Association of Canada payed a visit in the Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade on the 12th of February, 2018, where he was welcomed by László Vasa, Deputy Director, Péter Wagner, Senior Research Fellow, and Máté Szalai Program Coordinator.
Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade (IFAT) hosted a meeting titled: The “EU Army” after Brexit, on October 19. The guests of the event were: Ružica Jakešević (University of Zagreb); Damir Črnčec (Institute for Global Governance, Szlovénia), Arnold Kammel (Austrian Institute for European and Security Policy); as well as István Balogh, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, head of Department on Security Policy and Non-Proliferation. The event was moderated by Márton Ugrósdy, Deputy Directo...
On the 21st of March, the second event of the new „Ask the Expert” series was organised by the Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade, the International Diplomatic Student Association and the ELTE ÁJK Institute of Political Sciences on the topic of NATO and its old and new challenges.
Ms Rose Gottemoeller, Deputy Secretary-General of NATO gave a public lecture entitled “Adapting to a More Dangerous World” in the Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade
On the 22 March 2017 Ms Rose Gottemoeller, Deputy Secretary-General of NATO gave a public lecture entitled “Adapting to a More Dangerous World” in the Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade (IFAT). Ms Gottemoeller visited IFAT on the occasion of the NATO Transformation Seminar held in Budapest between 22 and 24 March.