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2017. december 01.
A bigger budget, fair salaries for researchers and more money for countries with weaker research systems are on Hungary’s Framework Programme 9 wish list
2017. szeptember 05.
The Hungarian Brain Research Program (NAP), which has produced a number of outstanding results in the first four years, will continue for another four years – the President of the National Research, Development and Innovation (NRDI) Office announced in Pécs, Hungary at the closing conference of the program.
2017. július 18.
Scientific research must be adapted to the innovation needs of industrial companies and businesses operating in Hungary – said József Pálinkás, President of the National Research, Development and Innovation Office (NRDI Office) to Hungarian News Agency MTI in relation to the recently published results of discovery research calls.
2017. június 21.
The Federal Government of Germany supports the forming of an international consortium to be organised for the utilisation of the ELI laser facility in Szeged, József Pálinkás, President of the National Research, Development and Innovation Office of Hungary stated in Berlin.
2017. június 20.
The Federal Government of Germany supports the forming of an international consortium to be organised for the utilisation of the ELI laser facility in Szeged, József Pálinkás, President of the National Research, Development and Innovation Office of Hungary stated in Berlin.
2017. május 12.
Excellent researchers who could make great careers anywhere in the world but decide to choose Hungary may receive funding HUF 50 to 60 million (EUR 165,000 to 195,000) per year – shared József Pálinkás in an interview with Portfolio.hu on the new research excellence funding programme.
2017. március 17.
Paris, 16 March 2017, Thursday (MTI) – France already backs Hungary but further efforts are necessary in the following period to make the entire Hungarian R&D sector and the ELI laser centre in Szeged a success story – said József Pálinkás, President of the National Research, Development and Innovation Office (NRDI Office) this Thursday after meeting the representatives of the French scientific community in Paris.
2017. február 22.
Knorr-Bremse Rail Vehicle Systems Kft., the Hungarian subsidiary of the Germany-based firm, has announced an investment of HUF 600 million in a research project, supported with a HUF 270 mln grant from the National Research, Development and Innovation Office (NKFIH), according to a press statement sent to the Budapest Business Journal today.
2016. december 14.
OECD has recently published its Science, Technology and Innovation Outlook 2016 (STI Outlook 2016) which reports on the current trends and key issues of science, technology and innovation (STI), as well as their potential implications on the operation of the global economy, money markets, society and modern governments.
2016. november 18.
The Hungarian Science Festival and his recent visit to London were both covered when József Pálinkás, President of the National Research, Development and Innovation Office and former President of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences between 2008 and 2014, answered the questions of the Origo news portal. He stated: the only way to improve Hungary’s competitiveness is to have more professionals and R&D experts being excellent on an international scale.
2016. október 27.
Scientific co-operation between Hungary and Britain will be carried on within the existing framework over the next two years, but Hungary has urged early talks to keep these scientific links strong, regardless of the forms the British exit from the European Union would take, Hungary’s National Research, Development and Innovation Office (NRDIO or NKFIH in Hungarian) said in a statement.
2016. október 26.
Multiple opportunities on scientific cooperation were discussed by József Pálinkás, President of the NRDI Office (NRDIO) with high-ranking officials of the British government and academia.
2016. szeptember 01.
All RDI target groups received substantial funds as a result of the decisions made in the first phase of the application process. Nearly HUF 200 billion (EUR 645 million) EU and Hungarian funds were awarded for research and development and innovation (RDI) in the first evaluation rounds under the calls for proposals announced last year and this year – said József Pálinkás, President of the National Research, Development and Innovation Office at a press talk held in the NRDI Office.
2016. január 28.
Hungary needs to make changes to its science funding model in order to become internationally competitive in the global arena, says former Chief Scientific Adviser to José Manuel Barroso, earlier President of the European Commission. We talked to Scottish researcher Anne Glover when she visited Budapest as a member of the International Scientific Advisory Board of the National Research, Development and Innovation Office.
2016. január 21.
At the end of last year a meeting took place between the heads of state and government of the V4 countries and Park Geun-hye, the President of South Korea. At the meeting the President stated that Far Eastern companies were already among the largest foreign investors of the Central European region and Seoul saw further opportunities for extending their economic cooperation.
2015. október 28.
Funds to support research and development are abundant now, but there is a lack of ideas and human resources, said József Pálinkás, President of the National Research, Development and Innovation Office speaking on a programme aired by InfoRadio. Increasing the remuneration for those working in the research, academic, development and university sectors is a must, added Pálinkás, who formerly was the President of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (HAS).
2015. október 09.
Budapest, Friday, October 09, 2015 (MTI) – The National Research, Development and Innovation (NRDI) Office launches funding schemes to improve the competitiveness of the Hungarian economy and to drive successful research, development and innovation, József Pálinkás, President of the NRDI Office told MTI on Friday.
2014. október 03.
Innovative ideas in Hungary have a better chance than ever of being turned into reality. László Korányi, Vice-President of the National Innovation Office, tells the Budapest Business Journal what role gatherings such as Innotrends, EU funds and his own organization can play in the process. Innotrends Hungary, the office’s main annual event, takes place October 16-17 at the Akvárium in Budapest’s Erzsébet tér. Entry is free!
2014. szeptember 17.
Ten Hungarian startups were presented to Israeli business leaders in Tel Aviv, Hungarian news agency MTI reported today. The companies were presented to 40-50 investors at the invitation-only event that took place during Start Tel Aviv, a global competition for startups taking place this week.
2014. július 01.
The ‘Startup Spring’ event series, which is meant to bring together regional players in the ecosystem, culminated in the ‘Central European Startup Awards’. The best ten competed in an ultimate pitch rally for the ‘Startup of the Year’ title that eventually went to RateMySpeech, designed to share public speeches and allow feedback.
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