News & Events

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Termini Research Network of the Hungarian Language, the Glotta Language Institute and the Strossmayer University of Eszék (Osijek), organized an international conference titled "Possibilities for Preserving the Mother Tongue in the Periphery of the Hungarian Language Area" on 21 October 2016 in Eszék.

The book “Clear Writing” published by the Institute for Hungarian Language Strategy (MANYSI) was launched on October 11, 2016 at the National University of Public Service. The basis of the publication was the conference organized jointly with the Directorate-General for Translation of the European Commission in 2014.

Béla Buda Gala Hall of the Faculty of Humanities of the Károli Gáspár University of the Reformed Church in Hungary
28 September 2016

On September 28, 2016, the Department of Hungarian Linguistics and the Terminology Research Group of the Károli Gáspár Reformed University, the Institute of Hungarian Linguistics and Finno-Ugric Studies organise a symposium entitled “Onomastics and Terminology 5: Name and Identity” on September 28, 2016 in the Béla Buda Gala Hall of the Faculty of Humanities of the Károli Gáspár University of the Reformed Church in Hungary. The symposium is chaired by Andrea Bölcskei and Mariann Slíz.

The Memorial Conference organised on September 9, 2016 in the Library of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences was the most important scientific symposium of the series of events held to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the death of Gergely Czuczor.

The official opening ceremony of the series of celebrations of Gergely Czuczor was organised in the castle of Kufstein. Delegations of MANYSI and the secondary grammar school and representatives of the state paid tribute to the memory of the great scientist and poet.

Library of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences
09 September 2016

A Gergely Czuczor Memorial Conference was organised by the Institute for Hungarian Language Strategy on 9 September 2016 in the Library of the Hungarian Academy of Science. Presentations were held on the most important fields of activity of Czuczor, his linguistic works and his main work coedited with János Fogarasi, the Dictionary of the Hungarian Language.

Banquet Hall of the Gergely Czuczor Benedictine High School in Győr
01 September 2016

The Institute for Hungarian Language Strategy and the Gergely Czuczor Benedictine High School and College in Győr organised a conference entitled “Gergely Czuczor, Scholar and Benedictine Teacher” for the students of the secondary grammar school and the citizens of Győr on 1 September 2016 in the Banquet Hall of the Gergely Czuczor Benedictine High School in Győr. (9022 Győr, Széchenyi tér 8.)

University of Pécs
22 August 2016 - 27 August 2016

According to the resolution of the General Assembly of the International Association of Hungarian Studies (IAHS), the 8th International Congress of Hungarology was organised on 22. 08. 2016 - 27. 08. 2016 in Pécs. The main topic of the congress was: Interculturalism and Interdisciplination - Hungarian Studies in the 21st Century.

The National University of Public Service launched a specialised training for law enforcement spokespersons in the second semester of 2016. The goal of the training that was jointly developed with the Institute for Hungarian Language Strategy is to simplify and enhance the efficiency and comprehensibility of the law enforcement organisations’ communication with the public. 

On June 10, 2016, the regular meeting in the first bi-annual session of the Advisory Board of the Institute for Hungarian Language Strategy was held at Deák Room of Magyarság Háza (House of Hungarians).

Deák Room of Magyarság Háza (House of Hungarians)
30 June 2016

A workshop conference was organised jointly by the Institute for Hungarian Language Strategy (MANYSI) and the Hungarian Institute for Educational Research and Development (OFI) under the title “Education in the Mother Tongue Adapted to the Needs of Students - National Core Curriculum (NCC) as the Language Strategical Basis of Education in the Mother Tongue”.

On the initiative of the Institute for Hungarian Language Strategy a meeting of László Palkovics, State Secretary for public education and Lóránt Bencze, Director took place on 20 May 2016.  

A full-day symposium on textbooks was organized by the Teacher Training Faculty of Selye János University on April 22, 2016 in Komárom.

The presentation of the online database of the Hungarian National Toponym Register and First Volume of Toponyms in Hajdú-Bihar County took place on 20 October 2015 at the conference room of the Library and Information Center of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences.

The Exhibition “25 Years of Freedom– Fortitude and Testimony of the Transcarpathian Greek Catholic Church” was opened in Magyarság Háza (Hungarian House) (1014 Budapest, Szentháromság square 6.) on 4 November 2015.

An Exhibition with the title of „Let us abide in true faith …” Folk music collection in the 1950s” will be opened on 15 January 2016 in Magyarság Háza (Hungarian House).

On November 13, 2015, the Day of the Hungarian Language was celebrated by the Association of Hungarian Language Preservation and the Hungarian Academy of Arts at the Petőfi Literary Museum.

On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the birth of Lajos Lőrincze, the Institute of National Heritage and the Lőrincze family held a commemoration on 24 November 2015 at the grave of the famous linguist in Farkasréti cemetery.

On the occasion of the Day of the Hungarian Language, the Association of Hungarian Language Preservation and the Hungarian Academy of Arts organized a gala event titled “Pearls for Men” on November 13, 2015 in the Pest Vigadó.

The Rákóczi Association and the Research Institute of National Policy organised a conference on Hungarian education in Upper Hungary on November 26, 2015 in the House of Hungarians.