Dialogues wih the Orient III

Dialogues with the Orient
Hungarian-Japanese Diplomatic Relations

- 150 years -

2nd of April 2019

The third Dialogues with the Orient event organized by the Oriental Business and Innovation Center (OBIC) will take place on 2 April 2019. This time the main theme will be the diplomatic relations between Japan and Hungary due to their 150th anniversary to be celebrated in 2019. During the event our two guest speakers will provide important insights on the state of the relations and later, in the framework of the book launch of latest volume of OBIC's Book Series, the authors will participate in a round table discussion.

Venue: BBU, Markó Street 29-31, Lotz Hall (2nd floor)
Time: Starting from 15:30 until 17:00

Attendance is free of charge but registration is required HERE. 


15:30       Opening Zoltán SZABÓ, PhD - International Director of BBU

15:40       Yohei KUNIKANE - Head of Economic Department, Embassy of Japan in Hungary
                Economic Relations of Japan and Hungary

16:00       Judit HIDASI, PhD - Professor Emerita
                Japan's Attraction - by Dichotomies

16:20       Round table - Book Launch of the 6th Volume of OBIC Book Series

                           'Linked Together for 150 Years: Hungary and Japan
                           Analyses of Recent Economic and Social Trends in Japan and Their Effects on Hungary'

                 Participants: The Authors of the Book:
                                       Judit Hidasi, PhD; Noriko Sato, PhD; Anna Székács, PhD; Zoltán Bassa; János Vándor, PhD
                 Moderator: Csaba Moldicz, PhD - Head of Research (OBIC)

17:00 Coffee and Tea

Photos of the event