VERITAS Research Institute and Archives

11 December 2018

On the occasion of the twenty-fifth anniversary of the death of József Antall (Hungary’s first freely elected prime minister in the post-communist era),  the VERITAS Research Institute for History and the Antall József Knowledge Center jointly organize a memorial conference titled Mission and Service. Prime Minister of Hungary Viktor Orbán opens the conference.

The VERITAS Institute is represented by:

Endre Marinovich            József Antall’s Achievements as Prime Minister

János Sáringer                 Hungarian Foreign Policy and Diplomacy Alter Course (1990 – 1993)

Zoltán Dévavári               From One-Party State to Parliamentary Democracy: Genesis of the

                                          Functioning Hungarian Public Administration System 

The transborder Hungarian communities are represented by:

Pál Csáky                        Situation of the Hungarian Minority in Slovakia

Géza Szőcs                     The First Democratically Elected Hungarian Government, from the

                                        Transylvanian Perspective

Ernő Deák                      The Hungarian Diaspora and the System Changeover

Sándor Hódi                   Impact of the Yugoslavian Crisis on the Hungarian Minority of Yugoslavia

Other speakers include Béla Kádár, Board Member of the Board of Advisors for The VERITAS Research Institute for History; Tamás Baranyi, Head of Research at the Antall József  Knowledge Center; and  student Adél Szoboszlai.

Former Prime Minister Péter Boross officially ends the conference with his closing remarks.

If you would like to attend, please register here by December 7th, 2018.

Location: The House of Parliament – Upper House, Kossuth Lajos tér (Square) 1-3, Budapest

Date: 10 AM on (Tuesday) December 11th, 2018

 

Source of Photo: Múlt-kor

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