Milestones

2015
10th Anniversary of the 'Financial Summit Series'
 
Establishment of the 'HBLF CEO Forum'
 
 
2014
Establishment of the '202020 Club'
 
Research on the women's situation in boards and top management within the TOP200 Hungarian companies
 
 
2013
'HBLF Hard Talk Series' was launched
 
Qualitative research on the ethical institutions within the TOP200 Hungarian companies
 
The first 'Job Fair for People with Dissabilities' was held
 
 
2012
10th Anniversary of the 'Wheelchair Basketball Championship’
 
Establishment of the 'ROMASTER Mentor Academy'
 
 
2011
HBLF-Vodafone Corporate Volunteering Award prize-giving
 
Establishment of the 'Bright Blue Platform'
 
 
2010
The second Royal visit by HRH The Prince of Wales
 
5th Anniversary of the 'Financial Summit Series'
 
The first LGBT conference was organised in Hungary by the HBLF
 
 
 
2009
Establishment of the Visionary Leadership Award
 
 
2008
The first ROMASTER Summer Camp was organised
 
 
2007
Launch of the HBLF-ROMASTER, a talent support programme for Roma youths
 
 
2006
Corporate Responsibility Profile assessment
 
 
2005
Launch of the ‘Financial Summit Series'
 
Women Business Leaders Forum was founded in the Hungarian Parliament
 
Establishment of the UN Global Compact Hungary Network
 
 
2004
Hungary joined the European Union
 
Borbála Czakó made a speech in London on behalf of the 10 new member states on the request of the Prince of Wales 
 
 
2002
The ’Media for the Society’ award was founded
 
10th Anniversary of the HBLF 
 
 
2001
Launch of the ‘Employee Community Engagement’ campaign 
 
 
2000
The ‘Business World for the Environment’ award was founded
 
The first ‘Wheelchair Basketball Championship’ was held
 
The Millennium Royal visit by HRH The Prince of Wales
 
 
1999
‘Fifty plus/minus’ for people over 50 to help them to be competitive on the labour market
 
The first ‘Goal Ball Championship’ was organised for companies to raise awareness for this sport and to support it financially
 
 
1997
Launch of ‘Manager Shadowing’ programme
 
The first 'Student Management Championship' was organised for university students
 
 
1996-1999 
‘Master’s Classes’ programme was launched to develop leadership skills for SMEs
 
1995
Training for 18 Hungarian specialists at the industrial parks of England
 
Cross-sector partnership events was held at Pécs and  Gyõr
 
 
1994
Launch of International Hotels Environment Initiative 
 
Opening of the Incubator House in Kecskemét for SMEs by HRH The Prince of Wales and Árpád Göncz, President of the Republic of Hungary
 
 
1992 - 1999
Executive Management Training Programme for Future Leaders of Eastern Europe; capacity building training for 34 young Hungarian managers in Japan
 
 
1992 
Hungarian Business Leaders Forum founded
 
Launch of enterprise and restructuring programmes