Swiss Business Day 2017 - Innovation and Talent

Swiss Business Day 2017 - Innovation and Talent

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In order to strengthen the already outstanding Swiss-Hungarian relations, the Swiss Business Day 2017 will focus on Innovation and Talent. As a key partner of the Hungarian Investment Promotion Agency, Swisscham kindly invites you to this event.

Swiss Business Day 2017 invitation


22 November 2017 (Wednesday)


Várkert Bazár (1013 Budapest, Ybl Miklós tér 4.)

Keynote speakers
  • Péter Szijjártó, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade
  • Dr Nicolas Brühl, Ambassador of the Department Europe, Central Asia, Council of Europe, OSCE, Swiss Federal Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • H.E. Peter Burkhard, Ambassador of Switzerland to Hungary
  • Dr István Béres, Swisscham Hungary
  • Róbert Ésik, President of the Hungarian Investment Promotion Agency (HIPA)
About the event

"Innovation and Talent" – this is the title of this year's Swiss Business Day organized by Swisscham Hungary in partnership with the Hungarian Investment Promotion Agency (HIPA). In addition to political-diplomatic and economic topics, HR is the main focus of the event.
This unique job fair will give the exhibiting Swiss companies the opportunity to announce current open positions and to have job interviews.


9:30 – 11:00 Opening session

11.00 – 11.30 Press conference/Guided tour for VIPs

11.30 – 14:30 Thematic forums

    • Innovation trends: Swiss and Hungarian examples
    • HR topics: labour market and digital challenges in Hungary
    • Doing business in Switzerland: tax and legal issues
    • Tax and legal aspects of innovation activities in Hungary

17:30 Closing of the event/Standing reception for invited guests