Salzburg Global Seminar Session Participant Profiles
Sat 06 Dec - Thu 11 Dec, 2008
(Session 460)

Tivadar Lippényi Tivadar Lippényi (Faculty)

Country/Region: Hungary

National office for Research and Technology (NKTH)

Vice President, National Office for Research and Technology (NKTH), Budapest

Biography:
Tivadar Lippényi is the vice president of the National Office for Research and Technology, Budapest. Prior to accepting his current post in 2004 he was chief advisor and head of the innovation department of the Hungarian Prime Minister´s Office. He was the managing director of INNOSTART National Business and Innovation Centre and managing director of INNOLT Ltd. and prior to that served as an expert on innovation policy and innovative business development at Polus Consulting Ltd. Dr. Lippényi graduated from the faculty of Mechanical Engineering at the Technical University, Budapest, and holds a diploma in philosophy and a doctorate degree. He is accompanied by his wife.