The 1st Iranian – Hungarian Rectors’ Conference (IHRC), 28th April 2019, Yazd
Following the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between the Iranian Ministry of Science, Research and Technology and Hungarian Ministry of Human Capacities, the 1st Iranian – Hungarian Rectors’ Conference (IHRC), was held on 28th April 2019, in Yazd, Iran.
In this meeting, the Acting Minister for International Scientific Cooperation and representatives of MSRT, Chancellor of University of Yazd and members of the national committee: deputies of international office and research and technology of universities of Yazd, Tabriz, Semnan, Shahid Beheshti, Shairf University of Technology, Khawrazmi, Isfahan, Tarbiat Modarres and Shahre Kord, along with directors and representatives of the HRC, representatives of the Hungarian embassy, and rectors and representatives of universities of Nyíregyháza, Debrecen, Szent István, Pécs, Szeged, Semmelweis, Kaposvár, and Eötvös Loránd University, were present.
In this meeting an insight into and overview of, previous social, cultural and political history of cooperation between Iran and Hungary were presented to the participants.
Moreover, attendees of this Conference, provided a substrate for future cooperation, by providing general information on their university/institution, and in the contexts of ‘exchange of experiences in internationalisations’, ‘ research systems in Iran and Hungary’, ‘higher education, innovation and technology’, followed by road map for future collaboration of Iranian and Hungarian universities.