EVENTS

MAJOR EVENTS ORGANIZED AND/OR ATTENDED AS ACTIVE PARTCIPANT

16th Meeting of the Trilateral Strategy Group, organized by the German Marshall Fund, in partnership with the Turkish Industry and Business Association (TÜSİAD), Koç Holding and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Sweden, Stockholm, Sweden, April 18-20, 2018. (workshop participant)

Workshop on ‘The Role of Eurasia in a Multi-Polar World’, organized by German Council on Foreign Relations and Istanbul Policy Center, Berlin, Germany, December 6, 2017. (workshop participant)

TRT World International Forum, closed session on ‘Turkey’s Foreign Policy: New Directions and Challenges’, Istanbul, October 18, 2017. (workshop participant)

Workshop on ‘The Role of Arts and Sports in Overcoming Polarisation’, organized by Istanbul Policy Center, Istanbul, October 5, 2017. (organizer/moderator)

Workshop on ‘Inclusive Growth and Political Reconciliation after July 15th’, organized by Istanbul Policy Center, Diyarbakır, March 3, 2017. (workshop participant)

Workshop ‘Çin’in Deniz İpek Yolunda Türkiye Neden Olmalı?’ [Why Should Turkey Be Included in China’s Maritime Silk Road ?], organized by Koç University Maritime Forum and Turkish Maritime Environment Protection Association, Istanbul, February 17, 2017. (workshop participant)

Workshop on ‘Reforming Turkey: Institution Building after July 15th’, organized by Istanbul Policy Center, Istanbul, January 18, 2017. (workshop participant)

International conference ‘Changing Geopolitics and the Emerging Order of the Middle East’ organized by Istanbul Policy Center, Sasakawa Peace Foundation of Japan, and the Middle East Isntitute at the National University of Singapore, Singapore, January 12, 2017. (organizer)

Conference ‘Understanding China, Doing Business with China’, organized by the Turkish Industry and Business Association and Koç University Economic Research Forum, Istanbul, December 16, 2016. (panelist)

Workshop on ‘Turkish Multinational Corporations Abroad: Trends, Strategies and Motivations’, organized by Koç University GLODEM, Istanbul, November 25, 2016. (workshop participant)

Workshop on ‘The Role of the New Media in China’s Relations with Turkey’, organized by China Radio International, Istanbul, November 7, 2016.
 
Inspiring the Young Leaders for Future Energy Roles, organized by The Bosphorus Energy Club, Istanbul, December 9, 2015. (special guest)

Turkey in Global Governance Compared to the BRICS Countries, workshop organized under the international conference ‘UN at 70 and Global Governance’, Istanbul, December 4, 2015. (workshop participant)

Syria Strategies of Global and Regional Powers workshop, organized by the Foundation for Political, Economic and Social Research (SETA), Istanbul, November 20, 2015. (workshop participant).

Turkey in Asia, international workshop organized by the Istanbul Policy Center, Sabancı University, and Sasakawa Peace Foundation, Istanbul, November 13-14, 2015. (workshop participant)

Think 20 (T20) Workshop, organized by the Turkish Presidency of G20 and TEPAV G20 Studies Center, Izmir, June 13-14, 2015. (workshop participant)

Missionary Experience in Late Ottoman Empire and Imperial China, international conference organized by Boğaziçi University Asian Studies Center, Boğaziçi University Department of History, Confucius Institute at Boğaziçi University, Shanghai University Center for the Study of Religion and Chinese Society, Istanbul, November 15-16, 2014. (organizer)

Indonesian and Turkish Islam: 21st Century Perspectives, international conference organized by Nahdatul Ulama, Istanbul, May 18, 2014. (moderator)

Asia’s Rise on the Global Landscape: Perspectives from Turkey, Japan and Malaysia, international conference organized by Boğaziçi University Asian Studies Center and the Sasakawa Peace Foundation, Istanbul, October 23, 2013. (organizer)

East Asia – Europe Think Tank Dialogue: Bridging Asia and Europe – Turkey, the European Union and Asia-Europe Relations, workshop organized by the Konrad Adenauer Foundation, Istanbul, October 28-29, 2013. (discussant)

“In Between” – Hegemony and Rising Powers, workshop organized by the European University Institute, San Domenico di Fiesole, Italy, May 30-31, 2013. (discussant)

Policy Dialogue and Governance of Migration: Comparative Cases from Europe and Asia-Pacific, international workshop organized by Boğaziçi University and Ryukoku University Afrasian Research Center, Istanbul, March 2-3, 2012. (participant)

Turkish-Chinese Economic Cooperation Forum, hosted by the Turkish Ministry of Economy and organized by the Turkish Exporters’ Association, Istanbul, February 22, 2012. (participant)

Turkey – Africa Seminar, roundtable meeting organized by Istanbul Policy Center- Tuskon and Chatham House, Istanbul, April 14, 2011. (participant)

Turkey – India: Prospects and Obstacles, business forum organized by the Foreign Economic Relations Board of Turkey, Istanbul, February 3, 2011. (participant)

Turkish – Chinese Economic Relations Working Group, roundtable meeting organized by the Undersecretariat of Foreign Trade, Ankara, January 25, 2011. (participant)

World Universities Congress, hosted by Çanakkale 18 Mart University, Çanakkale, October 20-24, 2010. (participant)

Turkish – Chinese Cooperation and Trade Forum, organized by the Embassy of China, Foreign Economic Relations Board of Turkey and Turkish Exporters Council, Istanbul, October 19, 2010. (participant)

Turkish-Indonesian Business Forum, organized by the Turkish Confederation of Businessmen and Industrialists, Istanbul, June 30, 2010. (participant)

Turkey and the Regional Energy Power Play, roundtable meeting organized by Turkish Policy Quarterly, Istanbul, June 29, 2010. (participant)

Japanese Studies Conference, organized by the Japanese Studies Association and Boğaziçi University, Istanbul, June 4-5, 2010. (co-organizer)

Turkish-Indonesian Business Forum, organized by the Foreign Economic Relations Board of Turkey, Istanbul, September 17, 2008. (participant)

Field trip to Mongolia, organized by the Foreign Economic Relations Board of Turkey, Ulaan Baatar, Mongolia, June 20-23, 2006. (organizer)

Turkish-Russian Industry Working Group meeting, organized by the government of the Russian Federation, Moscow, Russian Federation, April 14-15, 2006. (participant)

Türkiye-Avrupa Birliği-ABD: İlişkiler Nereye Gidiyor? [Turkey-European Union-USA: Where are the Relations Headed to?], workshop organized by the Economic Policy Research Foundation of Turkey (TEPAV), Ankara, March 21, 2006. (participant)

Turkish-Afghan Business Forum, organized by the Foreign Economic Relations Board of Turkey, Istanbul, January 6, 2006. (organizer)

Avrasya Nereye Gidiyor? Küreselleşme Çerçevesinde Bölgesel Etkileşimler [Where is Eurasia Headed to? Regional Interaction within the Framework of Globalization], organized by the Foreign Economic Relations Board of Turkey, Istanbul, December 15, 2005. (organizer)

Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s official visit to Australia and New Zealand, December 2-11, 2005. (participant)

Turkish-Australian Intergovernmental Joint Economic Commission Meeting, organized by the Undersecretariat of Foreign Trade, Ankara, November 15-16, 2005. (participant)

Annual Meeting of the Board of Directors of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation (BSEC) Business Council, organized by BSEC-BC, Chisinau, Moldova, October 28, 2005. (participant)

Turkish-Russian Business Forum, organized by the Foreign Economic Relations Board of Turkey, Ankara, October 19-21, 2005. (organizer)

International Conference on Strengthening Regional Cooperation for Managing Globalization, organized by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP), Moscow, Russian Federation, September 28-30, 2005. (participant)

Defense Industry Cooperation Between Turkey and Indonesia, roundtable meeting organized by the Foreign Economic Relations Board of Turkey, Istanbul, September 16, 2005. (organizer)

Turkish-Russian Industry Working Group meeting, organized by the Turkish Ministry of Industry and Commerce, Izmir, September 12-13, 2005. (participant)

Turkish-Estonian Business Forum, organized by the Foreign Economic Relations Board of Turkey, Istanbul, September 7, 2005. (organizer)

Turkish – Chinese Economic Relations Working Group, organized by the Chinese Ministry of Commerce, Beijing, People’s Republic of China, June 13-19, 2005. (participant)

Turkish-Indonesian Intergovernmental Joint Economic Commission Meeting, organized by the Turkish Undersecretariat of Foreign Trade, Ankara, June 15-17, 2005. (participant)

Turkish-Ukrainian Business Forum, organized by the Foreign Economic Relations Board of Turkey, Istanbul, June 8, 2005. (organizer)

Asian Development Bank 38th Annual Meeting, Istanbul, May 4-6, 2005. (participant)

Turkish-Korean Business Forum, organized by the Foreign Economic Relations Board of Turkey, Istanbul, April 16, 2005. (organizer)

Asian Development Bank Business Seminar, organized by Asian Development Bank and Foreign Economic Relations Board of Turkey, Istanbul, April 5, 2005. (co-organizer)

Turkish-Russian Business Forum, organized by Turkish Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges and Foreign Economic Relations Board of Turkey, Ankara, December 6, 2004. (co-organizer)

Moldova International Investment Forum, organized by the Moldovan Ministry of Economy and Moldovan Export Promotion Organization, Chisinau, Moldova, October 25-28, 2004. (participant)

International Congress “Eurasian Economic Community – Business America”, organized by the Eurasian Economic Community, Moscow, Russian Federation, September 21-22, 2004. (participant)

Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s official visit to Georgia, Tbilisi, Georgia, August 11-12, 2004. (participant)

7th Annual Energy Conference “A Tale of Three Seas”, organized by Cambridge Energy Research Associates and Foreign Economic Relations Board of Turkey, Istanbul, June 15-17, 2004. (co-organizer)

7th Annual Russian Economic Forum, international conference, London, United Kingdom, April 18-20, 2004. (participant)

Cooperation in the Eurasian Region, workshop organized by the Turkish Democracy Foundation and the Turkish-Russian Interparliamentary Group, Ankara, March 9-11, 2004. (participant)

Investment in Southeast Europe, Russia and Central Asia, workshop organized by the International Finance Corporation (IFC), Istanbul, January 13, 2004. (participant)

Avrasya Nereye Gidiyor? 11 Eylül Sonrası Gelişmeler ve Geleceğe Dönük Beklentiler [Where is Eurasia Headed to? Post-September 11 Developments and Expectations from the Future] organized by the Foreign Economic Relations Board of Turkey, Istanbul, October 14, 2003. (organizer)

Reconstruction of Afghanistan, roundtable meeting held during the World Bank Group and International Monetary Fund Annual Meetings, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, September 22, 2003. (participant)

6th Annual Energy Conference “A Tale of Three Seas”, organized by Cambridge Energy Research Associates and Foreign Economic Relations Board of Turkey, Istanbul, June 10-12, 2003. (co-organizer)