István Hegedűs held a presentation at the summer university of the International Centre for Democratic Transition entitled "Political Union and the Case of Hungary" in the Garden of Philosophers at Gellérthegy, Budapest on 19 July 2013.
István Hegedűs made a presentation entitled "Changing Hungary: the latest manoeuvres of the government to control the media and their limits" at the conference "The Digital Media Challenge" at the University of Zagreb
In Britain, the campaign of the European Citizens' Initiative for Media Pluralism started on 21 March 2013. István Hegedűs represented the coalition of Hungarian NGO-s at the event in the House of Lords.
István Hegedűs made a lecture entitled "Have the European Parliament Elections Been Europeanised in Hungary in 2014?" at the annual meeting of the Hungarian Political Science Association at the University o