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Distinguished Speakers - Hungarian-American Priorities

Friday, October 18, 2019, 12:30 AM

Since 1955 the Indiana Council of World Affairs’s Distinguished Speaker Series has brought some of the world’s best minds to Indianapolis for a dinner presentation to discuss international topics of interest. Our events are open to anyone with an interest in international topics - ICWA members and non-members.  Event date: Thursday, October 17 Speaker:  Ambassador László Szabó, MD, current Hungarian Ambassador to the United States Topic: Diplomatic Priorities in Hungarian-American Relations  Speaker bio highlights:  Dr. László Szabó was appointed Ambassador of Hungary to the United States in July 2017. Prior to his arrival in the US, Ambassador Szabó served as Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade in Hungary from 2014 to 2017. His work at the Foreign Ministry followed a long and distinguished career in the pharmaceutical industry, namely as Vice President of Eli Lilly. Ambassador Szabó also served as CEO of TEVA Hungary from 2010 to 2014. Special musical guest: Erzsébet Gaál Dr. Erzsébet Gaál Rinné is a Hungarian-American. She has given concerts all across Europe and America. Gaál has received Pro Artibus Award, and has been recognized by the Artisjus Music Foundation in Budapest, Hungary, for promoting Hungarian contemporary music. We hope you can join us for this engaging event. 5:30 - Reception 6:15 - Dinner 7:00 - Talk Please make dinner reservations by Sunday, October 13 to allow the kitchen to prepare meals.  ICWA Membership has its privileges. Members receive discounts on tickets. Guests of members receive member pricing when tickets are purchased together (when ordered in the same order, 1 time per season).  To become (or renew) a member, please go to our website here: Membership  For those mailing checks, please add a $3 processing fee to the Dinner+Talk fee.

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