Dialogues wih the Orient VII

Dialogues with the Orient
Going Global? The Korean Ways


23rd November 2021


The seventh Dialogues with the Orient event will be held on 23rd November 2021 by the Oriental Business and Innovation Center (OBIC). The event will concentrate on South Korea, and the three invited speakers - H.E. Chul-min Park, Ambassador of the Republic of Korea in Hungary, Levente Pallos, former Commercial Counsellor at the Embassy of Hungary in Seoul, and Beatrix Mecsi, PhD, Head of Department of Korean Studies at ELTE - will help us to bring this economically as well as culturally important country closer to the audience.

Venue: BBS, 1055 Markó utca 29-31, Great Hall
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Language of the event: English

Attendance is free of charge, but registration is required together with a valid immunity certificate.

PROGRAM OF THE EVENT

15:30       Opening
                Prof. Balázs HEIDRICH, PhD
- Rector of BBS

15:40       Korea in the World, Korea in Hungary
                H.E. Chul-min PARK - Ambassador of the Republic of Korea in Hungary

16:05      The Structure of the Korean Economy and Its Current Issues
                Levente PALLOS - Managing Director, Vivaplan Kft.,
                                       former Commercial Counsellor at the Embassy of Hungary in Seoul

16:25       Eye-witness of Changes: Korea in the Past and Present
                Beatrix MECSI, PhD - Head of Department of Korean Studies at Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE)

16:45       Korean Traditional Dance and Cultural Program
                The traditional dance performance is courtesy of the Mugunghwa Dance Group; the cultural program is
                organized with the support of the Korean Cultural Center in Budapest