• Courts and Communication VI., Budapest - 2018

    Continuing the success of the last five years’ conferences with the participation of 484 guests from 25 European countries in total, the National Office for the Judiciary organises the next international Conference on Courts and Communication in Budapest on 11-12 October 2018.

    This will be the sixth annual conference held in Budapest dedicated to the complex issue of courts and communication with national and international experts renowned in the actual topic.

    This year the topic will be Courts in the 21st Century – Client Communication.

    Lectures will be held on the first day with workshops on the second day focusing on the following:

    1. Judicial brand
    2. Online courts
    3. Client satisfaction

    Please check regularly our latest updates on this website.

    For further information about the National Office for the Judiciary please go to the http://birosag.hu/en.

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  • Topic of Conference 2018: Courts in the 21st Century – Client Communication

    Judicial brand

    Online courts

     Client satisfaction

     

  • Programme

    1st day (Thursday)

    09:30 – 10:00Registration

    10:00 – 10:15Opening ceremony

    Tünde Handó, President of the National Office for the Judiciary

    10:15 – 11:00 Keynote speech

    Dániel Barcza, vice-rector of Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design Budapest

    11:00 – 11:15 Coffee break, group photo

    11:15 – 11:45 Judicial brand 

    Michael Korhonen, Communications Manager of The European Judicial Training Network

    11:45 – 12:15 Judicial brand 

    Kornél Bőhm, Head of Crisis Communication Department, Hungarian Public Relations Association

    12:15 – 13:30 Lunch

    13:30 – 14:00 Online courts 

    William Valasidis, Director of Communications, Court of Justice of the EU

    14:00 – 14:30 Online courts  

    Laura Dédesi, Head of Department for Communication, National Office for the Judiciary

    Gábor Remes, judge, Budapest-Capital Administrative and Labour Court

    14:30 – 14:45 Coffee break

    14:45 – 15:15 Client satisfaction  

    Kaisa Teivaanmäki, District Court Judge, Kainuu

    15:15 – 15:45 Client satisfaction 

    Natasa Fülöp, judge, National Office for the Judiciary

    Simon Mária, chief counselor, National Office for the Judiciary

    19:00-Gala dinner

     

    2nd day (Friday)

    09:00 – 09:30Registration

    09:30 – 11:00 Workshop 1.

    • Judicial brand

    • Online courts

    • Client satisfaction

    11:00 – 11:15 Coffee break

    11:15 – 12:45 Workshop 2.

    • Judicial brand

    • Online courts

    • Client satisfaction

    12:45 – 14:00 Lunch

    14:00 – 15:30 Workshop 3.

    • Judicial brand

    • Online courts

    • Client satisfaction

    15:30 – 15:45 Coffee break

    15:45 – 16:15 Plenary session: Summary of the workshops

    16:15 – 16:30 Closing

    18:30 –Social programme

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  • Speakers

    William Valasidis
    Director of Communications of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU)

    William Valasidis is the Director of Communications of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU). Previously he has held the position of Director of Protocol and Information of the CJEU and he served as référendaire in the Chambers of the President of the CJEU, Prof. Dr. Vassilios Skouris (1999-2014) and in the Chambers of the Judge Krateros Ioannou (1998-1999). Mr. Valasidis holds a Degree in Law summa cum laude from the Aristotelian University of Thessaloniki School of Law and a Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree from Harvard Law School.

    Michael Korhonen
    Communications Manager at the European Judicial Training Network (EJTN)

    Michael is a seasoned communications professional holding some 20 years of experience in the field gained from positions at both multinational companies and other international not-for-profit organisations. Of particular interest to him is communication and social media strategy, promotions, coaching, stakeholder relations and good old-fashioned story telling through writing. Michael is based in Brussels and for the last 10 years has been working as Communications Manager at the European Judicial Training Network (EJTN). From a personal perspective, Michael is an avid traveller, having visited nearly 160 countries.

  • Practical information

    Event

    Courts and Communication VI., Budapest - 2018

    Dates

    11-12 October 2018

    Venue

    National Office for the Judiciary - Hungarian Academy of Justice (HAJ), H-1122 Budapest, Tóth Lőrinc street 6., Hungary

    Accommodation

    The HAJ building comprises of a conference hall, several training rooms, a library, a hotel, a restaurant and an underground car park (free of charge). The hotel facility is able to accommodate 90 guests in 20 single rooms, 30 double rooms and 5 apartments.

    Room amenities: bathroom, air conditioning, TV, telephone, mini bar, wardrobe.

    Bathroom amenities: bathroom with shower, towels, complimentary toiletries, hairdryer.

    Other services: sauna and fitness room, iron (can be borrowed at the reception).

    Free Wifi: available in the whole building.

    Restaurant: open on weekdays only.