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51st Hungarian Congress – Keynote Speaker

Purger Tibor

Journalist, Political Analyst, Washington, DC

Mr. Tibor Purger is currently the Director of Integrated Information Systems at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. He also serves as the Washington Bureau Chief at Duna TV Budapest, in addition to his position as the Washington, DC, Correspondent for Magyar Szó Hungarian-language Daily, Újvidék/Novi Sad (Serbia). He holds an M.S. degree in Computer Science and Engineering from The Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, MD). He was born in Szabadka in the former Yugoslavia. He came to the USA in 1991 as a media correspondent at the beginning of the Balkan wars, and became a US citizen in 2000.