The aim of ECoC programme is to empower civilians, representatives of the local governments, entrepreneurs, artists, and academics to collaborate and create a joint proposal that will make a positive move for the coming decades of Veszprém and its surroundings. We truly believe that in addition to regional professional collaboration, it is very fruitful for the ECoC programme to involve artists, experts, and sportsmen who have roots in or any private connections to Veszprém or its surrounding.

Our ambassadors are:


 

Tamás Freund, Széchenyi Prize-winning Hungarian neurobiologist, university professor, full member of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Vice-president of the Academy’s Department of Life Sciences since 2014. An internationally renowned expert on the functioning of cerebral cortex.

Péter Gulyás, handball player, sixteen times Hungarian Champion

Erika Miklósa, Kossuth, Ferenc Liszt and Prima Primissima Prize-winning coloratura soprano singer

Géza M. Tóth, Academy Award nominee, Béla Balázs Award-winning film director, producer, founder and director of KEDD Creative Studio, rector of the University of Theatre and Film Arts. Member of the International Academy of Television Arts and Sciences

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Bence Laposa, winemaker, chairman of Balatoni Kör


Zsófia Laposa, winemaker.

Marcell Likó, Fonogram and Gizella Prize-winning musician, leader of the band Vad Fruttik, radio presenter

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Szilveszter Ókovács, opera singer, music critic and publicist, radio and television presenter, CEO of Duna TV in 2010-2011, Government Commissioner of the Hungarian State Opera House since 2011, and later its Director.

Kati Zoób, costume designer, fashion designer, founder of the fashion brand Katti Zoób. Winner of various national and international prizes.
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György Szakály, Kossuth and Ferenc Liszt Prize-winning dancer, university professor, rector of the Hungarian Dance Academy