The international conference will be held between 8 and 10 March 2016 in Hungary, with the participation of governments, the private sector and the academia.

This initiative aims to gather the most notable creative and innovative thinkers of the business, NGO and political sectors with the objective of inspiring forward-thinking strategies in order to foster development in Central Europe. The event that will take place in Budapest, a city known for its vibrant start-up community also aims to position the Visegrad Group as an ideal destination for enterprises with a pioneering spirit seeking new horizons, new markets to enter.

The conference is organized by the Antall József Knowledge Centre, an independent non-governmental organization aiming to support the intellectual development and research activities of students, researchers and young professionals in line with the philosophy of József Antall, the first freely elected Prime Minister of Hungary after the fall of Communism. The event, focusing on regional development and the new perspective of research, innovation and future technologies also enjoys the support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Hungary and the International Visegrad Fund. Please use your creativity, share with us your experience and participate in the conference!

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