Main speakers

Prof. Dr. Gyula BAKACSI


Prof. Dr. Károly BALATON

Prof. Dr. Mariann VERES-SOMOSI


Prof. Dr. Elena HORSKÁ

Prof. Dr. Elena HORSKÁProfessor Elena Horská is the Dean of the Faculty of Economics and Management and professor of Marketing and Management at the Department of Marketing and Trade at the Faculty of Economics and Management of the Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra.

She was Vice-dean for international relations at the Faculty of Economics and Management between 2003-2010 and vice-rector for international relations of the Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra between 2010 - 2014. Her main research orientation includes internationalization within and beyond EU borders, food marketing (including local food producers promotion) and consumer behaviour. In the academic positions she has been initiating several academic mobility programs, 3 double degree programs, new academic partnership and innovative forms of public relations activities at the university and faculty level as well as links with the business sphere. In 2011 she was a visiting professor at the Delhi School of Professional Studies and Research in New Delhi, India, in 2011 and 2012 a visiting professor at the Kazakh National Agrarian University in Almaty, Kazakhstan, she was also Erasmus teacher in Finland, Italy, Portugal, Spain and Ireland and CEEPUS teacher in Croatia, Hungary, Austria and Poland. She has been a successful project coordinator or local coordinator of 6 national or international research projects and 24 international educational projects.

Currently, she coordinates national research project “The Use of Consumer Neuroscience and Innovative Research Solutions in Aromachology And Its Application in Production, Business and Service” and support activities related to new marketing research techniques neuromarketing including at newly open Laboratory of Consumer Studies at the Faculty of Economics and Management.


Prof. Dr. Tamás KOLTAI