On the occasion of the two hundredth anniversary of the birth of Artúr Görgei (general of the 1848/1849 Hungarian Revolution), the Ministry of Defense and the Institute and Museum of Military History jointly organize a memorial conference. From the VERITAS Institute, Dávid Ligeti and Róbert Hermann have been invited to speak. Dr. Ligeti’s presentation focuses on Artúr Görgei’s funeral, while Dr. Hermann looks at Görgei’s political life. Col. Vilmos Kovács, commander of the Institute and Museum of Military History, is scheduled to make opening remarks, followed by Tamás Varga, Parliamentary State Secretary of the Ministry of Defense, opening the conference.
Location: Institute and Museum of Military History, Kapisztrán tér (Square) 2–4, Budapest
Date: 11 AM on (Tuesday) January 30th, 2018