Our Context Series has now reached its eleventh stop, our last event before the summer.
This time around, we are focusing on regional development in Hungary, especially in the Debrecen area and the restarting of business activities now that the pandemic seems to be largely over. You can register here for free.
But without further ado, please find the profiles of our speakers below.
Dr Éva Skuléti
Hajdú-Bihar Megyei Kereskedelmi és Iparkamara
She graduated from the Lajos Kossuth University of Sciences (Debrecen University) and she got her degrees in Dipl. Programmer Mathematician (1986) and Dipl. Teacher of Computer Technology (1988). She was working as a Reader for 11 years at the Lajos Kossuth University of Sciences Faculty of Technology. She was the Head of Department of Computer Technology and Quality System Manager for 5 years for the State Road Managing Company of Hajdú-Bihar County.
Since June 1999 she has been working for the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Hajdú-Bihar County as the Secretary General, where she is responsible for managing the organization. Since August 2008 she has been involved in the activities of the Pharmapolis Debrecen Innovative Pharmaceutical Cluster. Since November 2008 she serves as the General Manager of the Pharmapolis Klaszter Ltd. (It is the managing company of the Cluster.) Since January 2009 she has been involved in the activities of the Enterprise Europe Network, focusing on transnational technology transfer, SME-services activities.
László started his career in the technical and logistics field at the Hungarian Armed Forces, rising to head of the operation department at the Hungarian Armed Forces’ Debrecen unit, before switching to the civillian sector. From 2004, he worked as the logistics manager of a Swedish MNC, in 2015 he was invited to start up the Debrecen container terminal project, and in 2016 to manage Debrecen International Airport.
Since 2019, he has been dealing with the development projects of the XANGA Group, the market leader in Debrecen and the region in the field of industrial infrastructure development and is a shareholder of the company operating the Debrecen International Airport.
Kinga Kalocsai has a sound track record in change management, online marketing, PR & communications, digital transformation and go-to market strategies on an EMEA level. A trusted C-suite consultant, with strong business acumen and the right growth mindset.
After 15+ years leadership experience with bluechip companies, Kinga started her consultancy last year and is now supporting SMEs – helping them to dream big and to translate their aspirations into actions with tangible results. She is now working with private healthcare provider FirstMed and has refrences in the ICT and business services industries.
Kinga has been serving on the BCCH Council for 5 years, she was executive sponsor of the BCCH-uSchool Youth Enterprenuer program and designed several stakeholder events to support the Chamber’s key strategies of knowledge transfer to SMEs.