At the annual meeting of the Hungarian Europe Society István Hegedűs was re-elected as chairman of the organisation on 3 November 2011. Jerzy Celichowski and Györgyi Kocsis have become the two vice-chairpersons.
The Hungarian Europe Society organised a workshop entitled "Illiberal democracies – what can the European Union do in case a member state regularly and systematically breaches European values and regulations?" on 24 April 2015 in Hotel Marmara, Budapest.
An interview with István Hegedűs about the Hungarian regime-change and the ideological shift of Fidesz entitled "I was forgotten to be hanged" was published in the 17-23 April 2014 issue of the weekly Figyelő.
István Hegedűs gave an interview in Klubrádió on 20 April 2021 about the decision of Fidesz to join the European Conservatives Group & Democratic Alliance in the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe.