János Gács, honorary associate professor and former chief counsellor of the National Office of Intellectual Property will talk about the economic aspects of protecting intellectual property in the architectural centre FUGA (Budapest V. ker. Petőfi Sándor út 5) from 4 p.m. on Friday, 28 September 2018. The event will be moderated by economist and folk music researcher József Birinyi, who also chairs the Association of Hungarian Goods and HEA’s unit for cultural economics.

Issues to be discussed: how the toolset of intellectual property protection supports the preservation and creation of intellectual values, the activity of creators, and the enforcement of their rights.