Conference presentations

The One Belt, One Road Project: Expectations of the Turkish Business Community
Symposium ‘Turkey-China Relations in a Broader Perspective” organized by the Strategic Research Center of the Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences
Ankara | June 2, 2016

Conference with the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences in Ankara

Conference with the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences in Ankara

Çin’in Suriye Politikası [China’s Syria Policy]
Symposium on “Syria Strategies of Global and Regional Powers” organized by the Foundation for Political, Economic and Social Research (SETA)
Istanbul | February 10, 2016

Evolving Security Scenario in South Asia & Middle East: Pak-Turkey Response
Seminar on “Pak-Turkey Defence Cooperation in Emerging Geostrategic Paradigm” organized by The Muslim Institute
Islamabad, Pakistan | November 16, 2015 (through videolink)

Limits of the ‘Trading State’: The Political Economy of Turkey’s Foreign Policy in Troubled Times
Interdisciplinary Workshop ‘The Political Economy of Contemporary Turkey’ organized by the Turkish International Political Economy Society (TIPES)
Istanbul | July 30-31, 2015

Discussing Middle East in Shanghai

Discussing Middle East in Shanghai

Revisiting the ‘Trading State’: The Economics of Turkey’s Foreign Policy in a Turbulent Middle East
International workshop ‘The Middle East at the Strategic Crossroads: Converging and Diverging Interests within Asia’ organized by Shanghai Institutes for International Studies and the Near East and South Asia Center for Strategic Studies
Shanghai, People’s Republic of China | May 6, 2015

China, G20 and Global Economic Governance
International congress ’80th Anniversary of Sinology Studies in Turkey’ organized by the Confucius Institute at Boğaziçi University and the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China in Ankara
Istanbul | March 26, 2015

The Impact of Chinese Investments in Turkey on Bilateral Relations
International congress on Turkey and East Asia organized by Istanbul University and Peking University
Istanbul | March 10-11, 2015

From ‘Cina’ to ‘Tionghoa’ : The Political Economy of the Role of the Chinese Diaspora in Sino-Indonesian Relations
International congress ‘China and the Muslim World: Cultural Encounters II” organized by the Organization of Islamic Countries Research Center for Islamic History, Art and Culture, and the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences
Istanbul | February 3-4, 2015 | Unknown-2

kocfudanBusiness Associations and Their Role in Turkey’s Economic Relations with China
International conference ‘Turkey and China in the Age of BRICS’ organized by Koç University and Fudan University
Istanbul | December 26, 2014

Turkey’s Middle East Policy in the Post-Arab Spring Period and Prospects for Regional Cooperation Between Turkey and China
Symposium ‘The Vision of the 100th Year and Sino-Turkish Strategic Cooperation’ organized by the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences and the Strategic Research Center of the Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Beijing, People’s Republic of China | December 19, 2014

"Silk Roads" conference

“Silk Roads” conference

Interconnectedness Through Investment: The Silk Road as an Economic Belt
International conference ‘Silk Roads : Inspirations and Opportunities’ organized by SETA,  Strategic Research Center of the Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Development Research Council (China), and Center for International Relations and Sustainable Development (Serbia)
Istanbul | December 12, 2014

Regional Cooperation Between Turkey and China in Central Asia
Roundtable meeting between the Strategic Research Center of the Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Shanghai Institutes for International Studies
Ankara | December 11, 2014

Shanghai Institutes for International Studies

Shanghai Institutes for International Studies

A Turkish Perspective on Developments in the Middle East and Prospects for Regional Cooperation Between Turkey and China
Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs Strategic Research Center - Shanghai Institutes for International Studies Workshop
Shanghai, People’s Republic of China | November 26, 2014

Türkiye’de Çin Yatırımları: Çift Taraflı Bir Analiz [Chinese Investment in Turkey: A Two-Sided Analysis]
Istanbul Conference of Economics and Finance, organized by Yıldız Technical University
Istanbul | September 8-9, 2014

Turkey-China Relations: Current Status, Strengths and Weaknesses
Global Relations Forum Young Academic Program workshop
Istanbul | August 8, 2014

Conference in Turin

Conference in Turin

 A View from Ankara: Turkey’s Relations with China in a Changing Middle East
International conference ‘Stormy Waters, Bright Horizons? China and Europe’s Changing Roles in the West Asia/Northern Africa Region’ organized by Torino World Affairs Institute
Turin, Italy | June 27-28, 2014 | Unknown-2

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SETA panel on Turkish-Chinese economic relations

Küreselleşme Sürecinde Türkiye-Çin Ekonomik İlişkileri [Turkish-Chinese Economic Relations During the Process of Globalization]
Panel organised by SETA
Istanbul | June 10, 2014 | Unknown-2

Küresel Ekonomik Kriz, Önlemler, Yapısal Dönüşümler: Çin ve Türkiye Deneyimleri [Global Economic Crisis, Measures, Structural Transformations: Chinese and Turkish Experience]
Workshop ‘China and Turkey in a Comparative Perspective’ organised by Marmara University Faculty of Political Sciences and the Strategic Research Center of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkey
Istanbul | May 23, 2014 | Unknown-2

International conference ‘100th Anniversary of World War One and Today’s Middle East’

International conference ‘100th Anniversary of World War One and Today’s Middle East’

Ottoman War Effort in the Middle East during the First World War: A Comparative Assessment
International conference ‘100th Anniversary of World War One and Today’s Middle East’ organized by Metropolitan University
Prague, Czech Republic | May 16, 2014 | Unknown-2

TASAM 4th Turkey-Europe Forum

TASAM 4th Turkey-Europe Forum

Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership: A View from Asia
TASAM 4th Turkey-Europe Forum
Istanbul | November 21-22, 2013 | Unknown-2

Economic and Social Impact of Chinese Investment in Turkey
2nd China-Turkey Forum: China and Turkey at the Crossroads of the Global 21st Century
Shanghai, People’s Republic of China | November 7-9, 2013 | Unknown-2

China’s Investment Expansion into Africa: What Does it Imply for FDI Theory?
7th Annual Congress of the Asian Political and International Studies Association
Ankara | October 25-26, 2013

Business Associations as Foreign Policy Actors: The Turkish Case
54th Annual Convention of the International Studies Association
San Francisco, USA | April 3-6, 2013

Young Scholars on Turkey 2013

Young Scholars on Turkey 2013

Economic Interests and Business Organizations in Turkey’s Foreign Policy During Times of Crisis
Young Scholars on Turkey Conference, SETA,
Washington D.C., USA | February 5, 2013 | Unknown-3

Heading Towards Asia? Turkey’s Changing Foreign Policy Paradigm
International Conference ‘Coexistence Among Asian Countries’, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies
Tokyo, Japan | January 12-13, 2013

German-Turkish Roundtable on China

German-Turkish Roundtable on China

China as a Major Topic in Turkey’s Foreign Policy: Prospects for the Future of Bilateral Relations
German-Turkish Roundtable Meeting “China’s Growing Clout in International Relations: Turkish and German Perceptions” organized by Istanbul Policy Center at Sabancı University and SWP German Institute for International and Security Affairs
Istanbul | November 23, 2012

A Turkish President in Beijing: Transformation of Turkey’s Discourse on China During the Late Cold War Period
International Conference ‘Turkey and China at the Crossroads of the Global 21st Century’, Boğaziçi University
Istanbul | October 19-20, 2012

Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region and China’s Integration with Central Asia
TASAM 6th International Turkish-Asian Congress
Istanbul | June 7-8, 2012 

The Need for Universality in Theorizing on International Relations: What China Can/Should Contribute
Conference ‘Contesting Method and Theory between Europe and Asia: Perspectives on Asian Studies’ organized by Boğaziçi University Asian Studies Center and the International Council for Philosophy and Humanistic Studies (ICHPS)
Istanbul | March 15-17, 2012

Visions of ‘Winter’ in Ottoman War Narratives: Voices from the Caucasus and Eastern Europe
6th Biennial Conference of the International Society for First World War Studies, Leopold Franzens University
Innsbruck, Austria | September 21-23, 2011

Organized Business and Foreign Policy Change: The Turkish Case
6th General Conference of the European Consortium for Political Research, University of Iceland
Reykjavik, Iceland | August 25-27, 2011

The Global Financial Crisis and the Unique Case of China
Young Scholars Workshop ‘The Global Economic Crisis: Implications for Regional and Global Governance’ organized by the Center for Research on Globalization and Democratic Governance, Koç University
Istanbul | June 30, 2011

‘Uzakdoğu’ Nereye Uzak? Türkiye’de Asya Çalışmaları [‘Far East’ Far to Where? Asian Studies in Turkey]
4th Congress on International Relations Studies and Education, Uluslararası İlişkiler Konseyi Derneği
Ilgaz | May 19-22, 2011

Graduate conference at Boğaziçi University

Graduate conference at Boğaziçi University

Business Associations and Foreign Policy in Turkey: From the ‘Özal Model’ to the AKP
2nd Graduate Conference, Boğaziçi University Department of Political Science and International Relations
Istanbul | April 8-9, 2011

Religion and Global Governance: Whether and How Common Faith Functions in International Organizations | paper co-authored with Anna Maria Beylunioğlu
52nd Annual Convention of the International Studies Association
Montreal, Canada | March 16-19, 2011

Toplumsal Uzlaşı Aracı Olarak Eğitim: Alan Araştırmasından Notlar [Education as an Instrument of Societal Reconciliation: Notes from the Field] | with Bahar Şahin Fırat
International Symposium on Restructuring Education for Societal Peace, Bilgi University
Istanbul | June 19-20, 2010

12 Mart 1971 Muhtırası ve Türkiye’nin Çin Halk Cumhuriyeti’ni Tanıması [The Memorandum of 12 March 1971 and Turkey’s Recognition of the People’s Republic of China]
Turkish-Chinese Relations Workshop, Boğaziçi University Asian Studies Center
Istanbul | May 7-8, 2010

A Critical Look at the Economic Relations between Turkey and the People’s Republic of China
1st Graduate Conference, Boğaziçi University Department of Political Science and International Relations
Istanbul | April 2-3, 2010

Integration but with whom? Turkish Perceptions of Integration with Europe vis-à-vis other Alternatives
51st Annual Convention of the International Studies Association
New Orleans, USA | February 17-20, 2010

China's 30 years of Opening up and Reform conference in Ningbo

China’s 30 years of Opening up and Reform conference in Ningbo

Retheorizing FDI: Theoretical Implications of Chinese Investment Expansion into Africa
International Conference “China’s 30 years of ‘Opening up and Reform’: Continuities and Change”, University of Nottingham China Campus
Ningbo, People’s Republic of China | September 16-19, 2009

Explaining International Change: The Need for Greater Plurality in the Discipline of IR
8th METU Conference on International Relations, Middle Eastern Technical University
Ankara | June 17-19, 2009

National Congress of Public Administration and Political Science Students in Kars

National Congress of Public Administration and Political Science Students in Kars

Ordunun Toplumsal Meşruiyeti: Karşılaştırmalı Perspektifte Türkiye ve Endonezya Örnekleri [Societal Legitimacy of the Military: Turkish and Indonesian Cases in Comparative Perspective]
6th National Congress of Public Administration and Political Science Students, Kafkas University
Kars | May 1-3, 2009

Çin’in Planlı Kalkınma Deneyimi [China’s Experience with Planned Development]
Industry Congress of the Turkish Union of Engineer and Architect Chambers
Ankara | December 14-15, 2007 | Unknown-2

Islam as a Catalyst of Economic Integration? The Case of the Developing-Eight
38th International Congress of Asian and North African Studies
Ankara | September 10-15, 2007