VERITAS Research Institute for History and Archives

31 May 2019

The (Visegrád) V4 Architectural Foundation and the VERITAS Institute jointly host a sports history conference entitled Klebelsberg, Minister of Sport. Pál Schmitt, former President of Hungary, is the patron of the conference.

The following lectures are scheduled:

“Sport has to be taken to the Hungarian masses, to everyone...” Kuno Klebelsberg’s Fitness Policy (by Gábor Ujváry)

Impact of Hungarian Sport Success on the International Stage: Sport as Strategic Diplomacy (by Pál Schmitt)

How Hungarian Olympic Success was Rooted in Klebelsberg’s Policies (by Lajos Szabó*)

Location: Klebelsberg Castle, Templom utca (Street) 12–14, Budapest

Date: 10 AM on (Friday) May 31st, 2019

*Lajos Szabó is the current Director of the Hungarian Olympic and Sport Museum.

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