Dr. Attila Horvath is a graduate of ELTE University, Hungary, faculty of Arts and has his Ph.D. from Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS. He spent almost twenty years in educational research at the National Institute of Public Education and served as the Deputy Director of the Institute before opening his own consultancy, Horváth & Dubecz Consulting Kft in 1998.
He was one of the founders of the Foundation for School Development, the organization which hosts the Travel and Tourism Programme since 1990, in Hungary and has been the director of Hungarian TTP from the very beginning to date.
Dr. Horvath has lectured and led teacher training seminars in many European countries as well as in Jamaica, Russia, Africa, and the USA. He is an accredited European Union Expert Evaluator, Member of the Hungarian Sociological Association and also a certified Change Management Consultant and expert in quality management in education.