Alexander Graf Lambsdorff was the guest of the Brussels section of HES on 29 May 2012. The deputy leader of ALDE (liberal) political group in the European Parliament made a presentation entitled "The Future of the Union: Federation or Re-nationalisation?".
On 29 October 2012 Péter Tölgyessy, lawyer, political analyst, Member of the Hungarian Parliament between 1990 and 2006, held a presentation entitled „The Situation of Hungary after Two and Half Year Long Fidesz-government”.
Recent behaviour of the Hungarian government led by Prime Minister Viktor Orbán has raised questions whether the country is steering outside the European Union either by leaving the political and economic integration on its own decision or by provoking its expulsion by the European institutions a