About the Conference

Organised annually in Budapest by the Antall József Knowledge Centre in cooperation with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Hungary and with the support of the International Visegrad Fund, think.BDPST is a strategic conference focusing on perspectives of research, innovation, and future technologies. In 2020, the event will examine topics such as the future of 5G, innovative solutions in the field of environment protection, and the regulation of tech giants in today’s societies.

One Brand Three Events

Did you know that think.BDPST is the most versatile conference about innovation? This event is the place to be, if you want to learn more about the newest trends and broaden your horizons in topics such as the future of 5G, water security, energy market developments or the regulation of tech giants. Ensure your place and book your ticket to the future now!

Side Events

Start-up Expo is an exhibition, providing innovative enterprises and innovators with the opportunity to meet, share ideas, and present themselves to an international audience.

The Young Leaders’ Forum welcomes young professionals from the CE region to discuss innovative initiatives, improve their leadership potential, and learn new skills.

Recommended Programme

Opening Remarks

Keynote Lecture

The Current Frontiers of Innovation and Research Cooperation

Moderated Discussion

Like or Dislike–Tech Giants and Their Regulation Possibilities

Panel III

Big Tech–Regulation and/or Innovation


National Dance Theatre

Millenáris Park

1024 Budapest, Kis Rókus u. 16-20.
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The venue of the conference is the National Dance Theatre, now relocated to a building of Millenáris Park, showcasing state-of-the art architectural solutions.

News Releases

A Glimpse into the Future