Alumni meeting

Alumni event & planting UniversiTREE - Gödöllő, Hungary - 8 March 2019

On Friday March 8, Wageningen University & Research alumni in Hungary were invited to an alumni event at the Botanic Garden and Szent Istvan University in Gödöllő. The rector of Szent Istvan University planted a UniversiTREE together with WUR alumni. Alumni were also informed about the latest developments of their alma mater.

Organised by University Fund Wageningen

Fri 8 March 2019 10:00

Venue Gödöllő, Páter Károly u. 1, 2100


You can find a link to a news article, published in the Szolgalat, about the planting of the UniversiTREE here:

Time and place

The location of the event is the Botanic Garden, Gödöllő, Páter Károly u. 1, 2100.

The event will start at 10:00.


10:00 10:30 Welcome and UniversiTREE planting
10:30 10:45 Walk to location
10:45 11:30 Welcome and speeches
11:30 12:00 Coffee, tea and networking
12:00 13:00 Lunch

Welcome and speeches will be held by:

  • Rector Dr. László Palkovics
  • Ambassador H.E. René van Hell
  • Mayor Dr. György Gémesi
  • Mayor Geert van Rumund
  • Prof. Dr. Livia Simon-Sarkadi
  • WUR alumni officer Denise Spiekerman
  • Wageningen alumnus dr. István Szabó
  • Two WUR alumni