EURAXESS Hungary Network

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Bay Zoltán Nonprofit Ltd. for Applied Research


Bay Zoltán Nonprofit Ltd. for Applied Research contributes to the competitiveness and efficiency of Hungarian companies by providing services in innovation and technology transfer in cooperation with Hungarian and foreign partner institutions. We offer our customers – currently more than 200 companies – complex scientific and technological solutions in several areas of expertise, devised in a way to enhance their competitiveness.


We cooperate with institutions of the state sector, the Hungarian Academy of Sciences and universities, as well as their research institutes. For these partners, we also act as innovation intermediaries through our applied R&D and technology transfer activities. As a think tank with a strong team of researchers and experts, we are able to meet the research and development needs of the industry from the conception of an idea to its realisation, at a level of expertise which is considered high even in international comparison.


We participate actively in building international consortia, networking, and EU tenders in the field of R&D and innovation. Moreover, we offer business development services as a technology incubator.


We regard it as our mission to act as a catalyst in national and international projects involving exceptional levels of technology and creating high added value that are significant for the national economy as a whole, and which have the potential to contribute significantly to the well-being of society.


Knowledge Management Centre

The Knowledge Management Centre of Bay Zoltán Nonprofit Ltd. for Applied Research has extensive knowledge and experience in project management (both as lead partner or project partner), dissemination activities, in the administrative background support of projects and programmes. It also has extensive experience in promoting and offering support activities targeting the Framework Programmes, including the organisation of trainings, workshops and brokerage events, building research networks, and offering partnering services for third country researchers.


We have been the Bridgehead Organisation (national coordinator) of the Hungarian EURAXESS network aiming to assist the mobility and career development of European researchers since 2008.


Between 2012 and 2015 we have operated the Hungarian EU Research and Technological Development Liaison Office (HunOR) in Brussels with the mission to provide information and services to support Hungarian participation in EU RTD and innovation programmes. The Office operated in close contact with the Hungarian research sector representatives, relevant government and EU institutions.


Our company has successfully implemented more than 50 FP projects and gained extensive experience in FP project management. We have extensive links with industry including SMEs, and the company is a strategic partner of the Hungarian Enterprise Europe Network consortium.



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The University of Debrecen is more than four hundred and fifty years old, it is Hungary’s oldest higher education institution operated continuously in the same city and as one of the largest educational centers of the country it is a central player in Hungarian higher education. It has outstanding educational, research, and innovation capacities in international comparison as well and based on these it plays a major role in the realization of objectives of national strategy. It is also one of the top 500 universities in the world. The student community of 30,000 can study in 14 faculties, in institutions of excellent scholarly standard. As a leading university it is known in Hungary as an intellectual center providing the widest spectrum of educational programs while also closely cooperating with the private sector, the business sphere, and the local government.


Cintia Gunda

International relations coordinator

Phone: +36 52 512 947