Business Forum with Szabolcs Takács, Hungarian Ambassador to the U.S.

Business Forum Ambassador Szabolcs Takács

Szabolcs Takács, Hungarian Ambassador to the United States returns to the AmCham podium on September 5 to talk about the state of the bilateral relationship, Hungary's reputation in Washington, the future of American investment, the termination of the double tax treaty, and the impact of the war in Ukraine.

DATE: September 5, 2022 (Monday)

  • Registration: 12:00-12:30
  • Event: 12:30-14:30 

LOCATION: Budapest Marriott Hotel
1052 Budapest, Apáczai Csere János u. 4.

Please note the event will be held in English with no translation.

H.E. Szabolcs Takács
Szabolcs Takács received a BA in English Language and Literature and an MA in Political Science from the University of Pécs. He pursued his studies in Law and International Relations and soon became a desk officer at the Department of Asia-Pacific at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Between 2005–2009 he was Deputy Head of Mission at the Embassy of Hungary in Doha, Qatar. He also worked at the Office of the Deputy State Secretary in charge of bilateral relations with non-European countries and International Development Cooperation. He served as Deputy State Secretary for Security Policy from 2013 to 2014. Between 2014 and 2018 he worked as State Secretary responsible for EU Affairs, in 2018 he was appointed Minister of State for EU Policies and Coordination.
In 2019, he became the Ministerial Commissioner for Brexit affairs at the Hungarian Prime Minister’s Office in Budapest. He is also the author of two books, Asian Studies 2011 and Europe and Asia in the Globalizing World; both published in 2011.
Budapest Marriott Hotel
1052 Budapest, Apáczai Csere János u. 4.
Registration Deadline
Member Participation Fee
25.000 HUF + VAT
Non-Member Participation Fee
35.000 HUF + VAT