There are several benefits of becoming a member of the Association, such as networking opportunities to develop business contacts and promote your own business.

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Become a member


If you’re not yet a Member, now is the time to seriously consider joining the Irish Hungarian Business Association.
Membership fees for 2018 have been set as follows:

  • Individual membership €40
  • Corporate membership €125.

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Bright Idea Award 2019


Pannonia Bio Zrt. will be sponsoring The Irish Hungarian Business Association (IHBA) Bright Idea Award for the best business idea by a small enterprise in Ireland with connections to Hungary.

The Award of €1000 + a yearly IHBA membership  will be given to the individual or business entity (sole trader, partnership or company) on the island of Ireland judged to be the best, as well as showing significant commercial promise.

The IHBA BRIGHT IDEA Award is open to all members of the IHBA, Irish or Hungarian. (To join the IHBA see Hungarian entrants need to have a recognized presence in Ireland, and Irish entrants should already have a profile relating to Hungary. In all cases the number of employees has to be less than 20.

All competitors are winners through participation and will benefit from meeting and networking with fellow entrepreneurs.

A short list of 5 best applicants will make a presentation during the Business Networking event in end of March 2019 and the winner will be selected from these. The Award will be presented at this event.


  • Commencement: 12th December 2018
  • Closing date: 31st January 2019
  • Short list of the first 5 applicants: 28th February 2019
  • Presentations and Award: 4th of April 2019

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Business Networking Event – Tuesday, 22nd March

Business Networking Event – Tuesday, 22nd March at 6 pm at the Hungarian Embassy You are kindly invited to attend […]