On June 14, 2018, the Institute for Hungarian Language Strategy organised a round table discussion on language cultivation. The discussion was about how to ensure the continuity of Hungarian language cultivation and to restore its prestige.

The meeting was successful and the contributions will be published on the Institute's website. The participants agreed that the roundtable discussion will be followed by further events.

Programme of the event
14.00 Welcome speech
Attila Tóth, director of the Institute for Hungarian Language Strategy
Judit Juhász, president of the Association of the Cultivators of the Hungarian Language

14.15 Introduction
Tibor H. Tóth, head of department of the Institute for Hungarian Language Strategy

14.25 Language Cultivation “Reloaded” 
József Maleczki, research fellow of the Institute for Hungarian Language Strategy

14.35 Opportunities and Obstacles of Language Cultivation in Public Education
Árpád Zimányi, college professor, Károly Eszterházy University 

14.55 Our native language movements
Barnabás Kerekes, vice-president of the Association of the Cultivators of the Hungarian Language, leader of Youth Section


COFFEE BREAK


15.25 Limits of Language Cultivation
Vilma Eőry, advisor of the Institute for Hungarian Language Strategy

15.45 Linguistic Public relation services and Language Cultivation in the Research Institute for Linguistics of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences Tamás Kardos, research fellow of the Language Cultivation and Advisory Research Unit of the Research Institute for Linguistics of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences
16.05 Aspects and Methods of Efficient Language Cultivation
Márta Buvári, founder of Géza Bárczi Pronunciation Foundation


16.20 Comments, informal discussion