Social Europe before and after Brexit is the title of a conference organised by the Labour Unit and the International Economy Unit of the Hungarian Economic Association (HEA). The event will start at 2 p.m. on Thursday, 16 November 2017 in the hall of the Budapest University of Economics (1055 Budapest, Markó utca 29-31).

Presenters: Iain Lindsay, ambassador of the United Kingdom to Hungary; Szabolcs Ferenc Takács, state secretary of the Prime Minister’s Office in charge of EU matters; László Andor, assistant professor and head of department at the Budapest Corvinus University, former member of the European Commission; Péter Balázs, lecturer of the Central European University, former member of the European Commission, deputy chairman of HAE (attendance not yet confirmed); Éva G. Lukács, senior lecturer at the Department of International Private Law and European Economic Law at the Faculty of Law of ELTE University; and György Greskovits, training program leader at the Milestone Institute. The conference will be moderated by Katalin Nagy, former counsellor of the Permanent Representation of Hungary to the European Union.

Participation is free of charge but subject to prior registration. Please indicate your intention to attend the conference in an e-mail message sent to by 12. a.m. on Tuesday, 14 November.

Click here to download the program of the conference (pdf file).