European Regional Development Fund
-Doing business in Hungary – Piroska Szalai, chair of the board – BEA
-Doing business in the U.S. (special focus: Georgia/Atlanta) – John E. Parkerson, JR., Honorary Consul General of Hungary in Atlanta, and MBA students (18 persons)
-Each invited start-ups give a 3 min. pitch (not more than 5-7 startups)
-GA Tech student – Hungarian and Slovakian companies networking accompanied by a light lunch
John E. Parkerson, JR. is the Honorary Consul General of Hungary in Atlanta. Besides serving as Honorary Consul John also actively supports Hungarian startup companies by providing an excellent program at Georgia Institute of Technology. He teaches an MBA International Practicum focused on Hungary in spring semester (January-April) 2019 for The Scheller College of Business, Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech), in Atlanta https://www.scheller.gatech.edu/index.html with the participation of 18 students.