Dialogues wih the Orient XI

Dialogues with the Orient
50 years of diplomatic relations 

Hungary - Thailand 1973-2023

15th November 2023

The eleventh Dialogues with the Orient event will be held on 15th November 2023 by OBIC. This time, the event focuses on Thailand, and the three invited speakers - Thapanee Tubnonghee, Commercial Officer at the Royal Thai Embassy in Budapest, Máté Szakáli, Researcher at Eurasia Center, and János Kubassek, PhD, Director of the Hungarian Geographical Museum - will help us bring one of the world's most popular tourist destination closer to the audience.

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


15:30   Welcome Address
Dr. Pál KOUDELA- Head of the Oriental Business and Innovation Center

15:40   Connecting Cultures and Commerce: Exploring Thai-Hungarian Trade and Investment Relations

                Thapanee TUBNONGHEE Commercial Officer at the Royal Thai Embassy in Budapest

16:10   Regional Integration as a Context in Hungary-Thailand Relations: the EU through the Eyes of ASEAN

               Máté SZAKÁLI - Researcher at Eurasia Center, John von Neumann University

16:35   Hungarian geographical travellers, explorers, and scientists in Thailand 

                 János KUBASSEK, PhD - Director of the Hungarian Geographical Musem

17:00  Traditional Thai Cultural Performance
             The cultural performance is organized with the support of the Royal Thai Embassy in Budapest .

Photos of the event