OBIC Network

A global network of researchers 

Have you ever found it difficult to know where to start your search for a new research partner? While several potential benefits of research collaborations have been identified, there is limited guidance for researchers on how to find, select, build and manage effective research partnerships.

We can help!

The Oriental Business and Innovation Center (OBIC) at Budapest Business School, Hungary is fully committed to establishing research collaborations and therefore decided to launch a new project with the aim of building and maintaining research partnerships!

We are looking for researchers from all over the world who conduct their researches in the field of economics, politics, international relations and trade of East and Central Asia and would be interested in joining OBIC's new project to build an international community, a network of researchers benefitting from such global cooperation. 

OBIC provides the institutional and administrative background to promote coordination and communication and offers the opportunity for publication in the OBIC Book Series.  

In case you are interested, we would like to ask you to send us your introduction and short description of research activities in maximum 300-500 words to one of the contact persons below or to

For further information please contact our project managers:

Marianna Kovács-Gergely 

Helga Borsos-Váli