JETRO Budapest Business Seminar

Apr 20, 2016

Hungarian Economic Outlook and Support for Japanese Companies in Hungary
Supplier possibilities and Incentives in Hungary –
organized by JETRO Budapest and HIPA


Venue: HIPA’s HQ
Address: 1055 Budapest, Honvéd u. 20.
Date: April 20th, (Wednesday) 15:00 ~ 17:00
Organizer: HIPA and JETRO Budapest
Language: Hungarian – Japanese interpretation is provided (slides in English)


14:40~15:00 Registration
15:00~15:10 Opening speech
Speaker: Mr. Masahide Honda, General Director, JETRO Budapest

 15:10~15:20 Opening speech
Speaker: Mr. Szilárd Bolla, Vice President of HIPA 

15:20~15:50 Lecture – Hungarian-Japanese economic relations, Hungarian economic outlook
Lecturer: Mr. Ákos Dani, Head of Department, Economic Analysis Department, HIPA
                         -   The evolution of the Hungarian-Japanese economic relations 
 (trade and foreign direct investments).
-   The role of Japanese companies in the Hungarian economy.
  A quick overview of Hungary’s macroeconomic situation at the biginning of 2016

15:50~16:15 Lecture – Supplier possibilities in Hungary
Lecturer: Mr. Tamás Kokas, Director, Supplier Department
-   how HIPA can help to the integrators/OEM’s to find new partners
-    parallel support for the purchaser and supplier

 16:15~16:45 Lecture – Incentives in Hungary
               Lecturer: Mr. Szabolcs Szlovák, Director, State Incentives Directorate
-   Trends in state aid – EU-Hungary
-   Recent changes in legislation
-   One stop shop service of HIPA