Dr habil. Tamás Tóth
Tamás Tóth was born in 1970 in Budapest. He has degree in the field of consultancy, teaching and economic agricultural sciences. He has a PhD in territorial planning, he earned his habilitation in 2010.
He has hold a number of positions at the Szent István University of Gödöllő: he was the president of the House of Doctorandi for 7 years and has served as the Vice Dean of Faculty of Economics and Social Scinences since 2008. In addition in 2009 he became the head of the Institute of Regional Economics and Rural Development and he is the Secretary and Member of Regional Sciences PhD School. Since 2013 he has been Vice-rector.
He is interested in the issues of regional and spatial development at academic and practical level too. His studies were published in Europe and in severel other countries of the world. He has taken part in the preparation of several regional and local development strategies.
His national and international professional mandates are diversified: he is the member of the Hungarian Regional Science Association, the European Regional Sciences Accociation, the Regional Science Comitee of Hungarian Academy of Sciences, the European Association of Agricultural Economics and the International Association of Agricultural Economics. In addition he is the member of the board of the Foundation for Hungarian Regional Policy, founder member of the Scientific Association for Spatial Development and the secretary and member of the Regional Sciences PhD School at Szent István University.
Married, 2 children.
Since 2012 he has been the chairman of CESCI.
We participated the “National Minorities in Regional Development” workshop in Flensburg at the invitation of ECMI (European Centre for Minority Issues). We would like to thank them for the professional workshop that gave an opportunity for a colourful international exchange of experience.//2019.02.13.
In the framework of the project funded by the Visegrád Fund, our proposal for the V4 legal accessibility mechanism was published. The study is available here.//2019.02.13.
On 31 January, CESCI participated as an expert at the professional meeting organised by the DG Regio and the AEBR in Brussels targeting the B-Solutions programme dealing with cross-border legal obstacles. The project owners of the 10 projects selected in the first round of the programme presented the obstacles identified by themselves, as well as their proposals on how to abolish the concerned obstacles. Mr Dirk Peters (DG Regio) introduced the draft ECBM (European Cross-Border Mechanism) Regulation, in the perspective of which the experts had to assess the presented projects.//2019.02.13.
It is our pleasure to inform you that our newest academic output, 'Cross-Border Review 2018', is already available. The volume collects articles with very different perspectives on cross-border cooperation and it encompasses huge territorial space from Europe to China. To download click here.//2018.12.18.
The Central European Service for Cross-border Initiatives, founded in 2009, celebrates its 10 years of operation this year. The event will be celebrated on April 25-26, 2019 with a two-day conference. Details will be published on our website soon.