The US-Hungary Business Council (USHBC) is a one-stop platform for dialogue between American corporate executives and the top government leaders responsible for the U.S.-Hungary bilateral relationship. USHBC works to enhance U.S.-Hungary trade and investment and advance the commercial relationship.
- September 27 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
- Welcome Reception for Hungary’s Ambassador
Ambassador Dr. László Szabó hosted a meet & greet reception for U.S.-Hungary Business Council members. The newly-arrived Ambassador provided an overview of the Hungarian economy paired with a personally-led tasting of Hungarian wines
- September 27 10:30 am - 11:30 am
- Discussion with E.U. Ambassador
The American-Central European Business Association (ACEBA) hosted a roundtable with H.E. David O’Sullivan, E.U. Ambassador to the U.S., to discuss European Union Policy and the political and business environment in Central European countries.
- September 18 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
- Lunch with Hungarian Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó
The U.S.-Hungary Business Council met with H.E. Péter Szijjártó, Hungary’s Foreign Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade. Minister Szijjártó was in New York for the United Nations General Assembly meetings.
Minister Szijjártó noted Central Europe’s role as the current “growth engine” of the European Union. He highlighted incentives in Hungary for investment and innovation.