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Annual Honorary Consuls' Conference

Annual Honorary Consuls' Conference December 10, 2012

Hungarian Honorary Consuls came from all across the U.S. for an annual meeting in Washington to coordinate outreach to the Hungarian American communities.
Hungarian Folk Dance Party and Concert

Hungarian Folk Dance Party and Concert December 4, 2012

The Embassy hosted an incredible folk dance (Táncház) party with live music by lead violinist Orbán László [Forrás Band]. Along with Goat-Bagpipe, Viola, peasant-flute player, Miklós Lajos – Lecsó [Forrás Band]. Dulcimer, viola, taragott player George Petran [Életfa Band] with Zsuzsanna Seres-Petran [Életfa Band] singing.
Book Party and Reception at the Embassy: The Martian’s Daughter: A Memoir by  Dr. Marina von Neumann Whitman – November 13

Book Party and Reception at the Embassy: The Martian’s Daughter: A Memoir by Dr. Marina von Neumann Whitman – November 13 November 20, 2012

On the evening of November 13th several friends came to the book party hosted by HE György Szapáry, Ambassador of Hungary, Mrs. Debbie Dingell, wife of Congressman John Dingell, Michigan Democrat, Honorable Alan Greenspan, Former Federal Reserve Chairman and his wife Mrs. Andrea Mitchell, NBC News Chief Foreign Affairs Correspondent for their friend Dr. Marina von Neumann Whitman, who recently released her memoir, „The Martian’s Daughter”.
56 at 56 Gala Dinner

56 at 56 Gala Dinner October 22, 2012

Gala Dinner Commemorating the 56th Anniversary of the
Revolution and Freedom Fight of 1956 & Celebrating 90 years of diplomatic relations between Hungary and the United States at the U.S. Institute of Peace on October 18, 2012.
Roundtable Discussion with Leaders of the Hungarian American Community

Roundtable Discussion with Leaders of the Hungarian American CommunityOctober 19, 2012

The Embassy hosted a half-day roundtable discussion with leaders of the Hungarian American community to discuss the most important issues related to the diaspora's needs.
Citizenship Oath Ceremony

Citizenship Oath Ceremony October 19, 2012

1956 National Day Reception

1956 National Day ReceptionOctober 19, 2012

On October 19th, the Embassy hosted its annual reception commemorating the 1956 Revolution and Freedom Fight. Mr John Lipsky former IMF Deputy Manager was keynote speaker and Foreign Minister Martonyi sent a video message to the participants.
Visit to Mr. Jeffrey Lodinsky U.S State Department diplomat at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center

Visit to Mr. Jeffrey Lodinsky U.S State Department diplomat at the Walter Reed National Military Medical CenterOctober 18, 2012

HE. Ambassador György Szapáry accompanied by Deputy Under Secretary of Defense Mr. David Sedney, Foreign Policy Advisor Mr. Phillip Skotte and Defense Attaché Colonel Zoltan Bóné visited Mr. Jeffrey Lodinsky U.S State Department diplomat at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center.
Ambassador Szapáry meets Sarasota Hungarians

Ambassador Szapáry meets Sarasota HungariansOctober 10, 2012

Ambassador György Szapáry has visited the 6th Hungarian Festival in Sarasota organized by the Hungarian Global Friendship Foundation. The Ambassador accepted the invitation of the Kossuth Club, an organization representing Hungarians and attended their banquette. He also visited the Petőfi Club in Venice another organization of the Hungarian community. The Ambassador took part in the October 6th commemoration, to honor the martyrs of Arad. Thirteen military leaders and Lajos Batthyány first Prime Minister of Hungary were executed for their role in the 1848-49 freedom fight.
Participation of Hungary at EuroNight Festival, September 28 2012

Participation of Hungary at EuroNight Festival, September 28 2012October 2, 2012

Ambassador Gyorgy Szapary of Embassy of The Republic of Hungary, with Ms. Evelin Llves, First Lady of Estonia
President János Áder Meets President Barack Obama in New York

President János Áder Meets President Barack Obama in New YorkOctober 1, 2012

President János Áder met President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama in New York at the UNGA. He also used the opportunity to meet members of the Hungarian community at a Citizenship Oath Ceremony.
Culinary Corner by Chef Merényi in September

Culinary Corner by Chef Merényi in SeptemberSeptember 28, 2012

Press launch of “Culinary Corner by Merényi – Hungarian Haute Cuisine Series”
PAHO cares: Heart-Healthy Lunch by Chef Merényi

PAHO cares: Heart-Healthy Lunch by Chef Merényi September 24, 2012

Embassy Chefs from Brazil, Hungary, Jamaica, Mexico, Panama and Peru prepared their traditional cuisine in a healthy way for the closing reception of the Pan American Sanitary Conference and the WHO's Regional Committee for the Americas on September 21st, 2012 at the Pan American Health Organization's headquarters in partnership.
Chef Merenyi, the winner of the Embassy Challenge 2012 dazzled health ministers and delegates as well as PAHO's leadership with a heart-healthy birthday cake called "Afium" made with healthy ingredients such as stevia, blueberries and cinnamon to celebrate PAHO's 110 anniversary.
Ambassador Szapáry at Kati Marton's New Book Presentation

Ambassador Szapáry at Kati Marton's New Book PresentationSeptember 14, 2012

The Ambassador attended an exclusive book presentation with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Senator John Kerry at the residence of French Ambassador Francois Delattre. It was “not an easy book to write, and not an easy book to read,” Kati Marton said.

Ambassador Szapáry at the GOP Convention in Tampa, FL

Ambassador Szapáry at the GOP Convention in Tampa, FLSeptember 4, 2012

Ambassador György Szapáry together with Secretary of State Péter Szijjártó and Senior Advisor Jenő Megyessy participated at the GOP Convention in Tampa, FL