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The Keynote Presentation & Ceremony is an annual ceremonial event for HKICF. It is also an opportunity for music educators to gather and learn from some of the most prolific choral experts in the world through their keynote presentation.


In 2023, we are delighted to have the renowned Hungary conductor Dr. László Nemes as our keynote presenter to discuss and share his musical insights in the HKICF2023 Closing Ceremony. As the Director of the Kodály Institute of the Liszt Academy of Music, he has taught numerous subjects including Choral Conducting, Choral Music Education, and Choir Literature. He has been a guest lecturer, examiner and master teacher at various seminars, music courses, workshops for choral conductors and music educators in over 25 countries. He was given the Artisjus (Hungarian Bureau for Copyright Protection) Award in 2020 for his outstanding pedagogical achievements in the field of classical music.