May 30-June 1, 2019     Budapest, Hungary



Welcome to the official website of the Hypnosis: new generation

Hypnosis: new generation (H:NG) is a special meeting where mostly the new generation of researchers and therapists in the fields of hypnosis, suggestions, and altered states of consciousness will present their findings. Of course, the more experienced colleagues are also welcome, being the mentors of new generation. The meeting is an engagement and a nurturing of our future.

In our Conference we plan to organize various events:

Lectures: Individual papers 
Symposia: Three presentations on the same topic
Panel Discussions: Various topics
Workshops: Special topics and techniques at both introductory and advanced levels
Self-Experience Sessions: Can be a subject of hypnosis or suggestive methods
Poster Sessions: Interactive poster sessions
Conversation: Meeting an expert for free discussion
Film Program: Various applications of hypnosis
Word Café: Discuss some topics in small groups
Science/Hypnotherapy Slam: Joyful and creative way of presenting scientific results or clinical experience
Scientific/Clinical “Speed Dating”: what if you had five minutes to talk to Charcot, Hilgard or Erickson? Now you will have the possibility to talk to the greatest figures of hypnosis today

Magyar nyelvű tájékoztató és regisztrálási feltételek az MHE oldalán:


Any professional interested in/working with hypnosis or hypnotic (suggestive) communication: doctors, psychologists, dentists, midwifes, nurses, assistants, students of these fields, etc. Anyone who is interested in hypnosis and wants to learn its professional application and recent research results.

Important dates

First announcement:05 June, 2018
Submission of abstracts:30 January, 2019
Feedback about submissions:30 January, 2019
Early bird price deadline:1 March, 2019
Full program announcement:30 April, 2019

Registration Fees


“Professional Age” *Early Bird (A/B Country)
(till March 1st 2019)
RegularOn Site
0-5 yrs,
or BA, MA, or PhD student
EUR 100/80EUR 120EUR 150
6-10 yrsEUR 150/120EUR 180EUR 200
11-15 yrsEUR 200/180EUR 220EUR 250
16-20 yrsEUR 250/230EUR 270EUR 300
21-25 yrsEUR 300/280EUR 350EUR 400
25+ yrsEUR 350/310
+ you can invite one young colleague (professional age 0-10 years) for free

EUR 400
+ you can invite one young colleague (professional age 0-10 years) for free

EUR 450
+ you can invite one young colleague (professional age 0-10 years) for free
* Year since you got your PhD/hypnotherapist/MD/DDS/etc. degree

Daily ticket EUR 80

Available once, for one day only.

Registration fee includes

  • scientific programme
  • workshop programme
  • welcome party
  • social programs
  • coffee breaks
  • Hungarian VAT

"B" Countries are:

Belarus, Bulgaria, China, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Greece, Hungary, India, Iran, Latvia, Lithuania, Mexico, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Turkey, Ukranie

Preliminary programme

Main topics

  • Hypnosis research 
  • Hypnosis psychotherapeutic applications
  • Hypnosis medical applications
  • Hypnosis in health psychology /substance use, reproductive health, health behaviour, etc./
  • Hypnosis in sport and coaching
  • Suggestive therapy
  • Placebo/nocebo
  • Trance states
  • Altered States of Consciousness / yoga, meditation, mindfulness
  • Rapport, interactional approach, interactional synchrony
  • Dissociation
  • Trauma
  • Social cultural and historical aspects

The programme may be subject to change!

Click here for the Preliminary Programme!

Program types

  • Lecture: Individual paper
  • Symposia: Three presentations on the same topic – you should submit the list of presenters, the titles and the abstracts. All the presenters should register to the conference individually, submitting the author(s), title, abstract. The title should start with: Symposium X: And the title (e.g. Symposium Interactional approach: The phenomenological synchrony between hypnotist and subject
  • Panel Discussions: You can propose panel discussion on various topics, suggesting panel-members. All the panel members should register individually to the conference.
  • Workshop introductory level 
  • Workshop advanced level
  • Self-Experience Session / Demonstration: live presentation of hypnosis or suggestive methods
  • Poster
  • Film Program: Various applications of hypnosis
  • Science/Hypnotherapy Slam: Joyful and creative way of presenting scientific results or clinical experience

Please note that the following technical facilities are available:
Multimedia PC–s running Windows 10, including VLC media player and fast internet connection. For any other technical needs please contact us before the conference.
If you would like to use a Mac, please bring a HDMI and VGA adapter with you.

General Information

Venue of congress

Eötvös Loránd University, Faculty of Education and Psychology (ELTE PPK) 
Budapest, Kazinczy u. 23-27, 1075





      • Eötvös Loránd University, Affective Psychology Department
      • Semmelweis University, Anesthesiology and Inthensive Therapy Clinic
      • Hungarian Association of Hypnosis

      Organizing Commettee

      Nikolett Béleczki
      Dóra Fehérvári
      Emese Józsa
      Krisztián Kasos
      Enikő Kasos
      Balázs Nyíri
      Judit Osvát
      Katalin Varga
      Katalin Varga S.
      Mariann Ziss


      • International Society of Hypnosis
      • European Society of Hypnosis
      • International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis

      Accommodation and Travel

      Reaching the city centre from the airport

      By public transport: Take bus 200E to KÖKI Terminal- Kőbánya-Kispest Terminus of M3 underground, and then take the underground towards Deák Ferenc Square. Another possiblity the shuttle bus 100E between the airport and Deák Square (in the city centre), with a frequency of 30 minutes.  The first daily bus departure from the city centre is at 4:00 in the morning to take passengers wishing to reach the first flights of the day, while the last bus departing from the airport is at 00:30 at night. A special ticket type is required for line 100E: the airport shuttle bus single ticket costs 900 Forints.

      Főtaxi: The official transport partner of Budapest Airport. Buy your ticket in advance at their kiosk at the airport.

      Public transport

      The transport system consists of 268 bus, 32 tram, 15 trolleybus and 4 underground lines. It also includes cogwheel and commuter trains, a funicular and boat services. Daytime services are available between 4.30 am and 11.30 pm, while at night you can get around with night buses or Tram No. 6, which runs round the clock.

      For further information and detailed timetables visit this website:


      While several companies run taxis in the capital, all licensed cabs are yellow. You have taken a licensed Budapest taxi if you can see the driver’s photo ID and the table of fares on the dashboard. All fare are licensed: the minimum fare is HUF 450, the standard fare is HUF 280 per kilometre and there is a waiting charge of HUF 70 per minute. Cash and bank cards are both accepted.


      Pay attention to book your accommodation in the city center, preferably in district 6 or 7.

      These hostels and hotels are in the centre of Budapest, walking distance from the venue.

      Budget accommodation (hostels)

      Also try Hostelworld for more.


      Find more at and you can also try Airbnb.


      About Budapest

      Budapest is the capital of Hungary and also its largest city. It has 1,9 million inhabitants, and has 23 administrative districts. Buda is hilly, Pest is flat, and the two are separated by the River Danube. Just a walk in the city will reveal why Budapest is often cited as one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. Its many inhabitants through the centuries have left an incredibly rich architectural heritage – you can find a Roman amphitheatre, Turkish baths, the neo-gothic Parliament House and many more within the city’s 529 km2. Its World Heritage Site includes the banks of the Danube, the Buda Castle Quarter, Andrássy Avenue, Heroes’ Square and the Millennium Underground Railway, the second oldest in the world (oldest on the continent).

      Top 10 sights

      1) Buda Castle

      2) Parliament

      3) Matthias Church

      4) Heroes’ Square

      5) Hungarian State Opera House

      6) St. Stephens’s Basilica

      7) Dohány Street Synagouge

      8) Széchenyi Thermal Bath

      9) Budapest Zoo

      10) Great Market Hall

      Restaurants nearby


      Prof. Kata Varga
      Eötvös Loránd University
      Affective Psychology Department

      Prof. János Gál
      Semmelweis University
      Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Therapy

      Scientific information


      Congress Office

      Mr. Tamás Bokker
      project manager

      Convention Budapest Ltd.
      H-1143 Budapest, Besnyői utca 13.
      Phone: +36 1 299 01 84; Fax: +36 1 299 0187