2014 is being 25th anniversary of the foundation of the Biotechnology Department, an event will be held in B Hall of the Culture and Convention Center in 14 November 2014. The aim is to exhibit the contribution of the ODTÜ Biotechnology Department to national and international biotechnology studies since its establishment, to provide guidance that will help acceleration of future studies and to carry the position of our Department to forward in this field, while celebrating the 25th Anniversary of our Department with the participation of ODTÜ Biotechnology Department members, students and alumni. A booklet has also been prepared that summarizes the studies that have been and are currently being carried out in different subfields of biotechnology at ODTÜ.

In the event, three panels will take place which will include speeches by representatives of our Biotechnology Department members, OYP graduates and other alumni all contributed to the program. Also, our students will attend the event with posters representing their thesis studies. The event program is as follows.

25th Year ODTÜ Biotechnology Department Event Program:
9:00-9:30     Registration
9:30-10:00   Opening speeches

10:00-11:00 Panel 1 – 25 Years in the ODTÜ Biotechnology Department
Panel Moderator: Prof. Dr. Filiz B. Dilek
Prof. Dr. Nesrin Hasırcı – Department of Chemistry
Prof. Dr. Faruk Bozoğlu – Department of Food Engineering
Prof. Dr. Ufuk Gündüz – Department of Biology
Prof. Dr. İnci Eroğlu – Department of Chemical Engineering
11:00-11:30 Coffee Break + Student Poster Exhibition
11:30-12:00 Panel 1 – Continue
Prof. Dr. Filiz B. Dilek – Department of Environmental Engineering
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Can Özen – Department of Biotechnology
12:00-12:15  Horizon 2020 –Biotechnology Field-2015 Calls
Dr. Aysu Özen – Knowledge Transfer Office, ODTÜ Teknokent
12:15-13:30 Lunch Break

13:30-14:40 Panel 2 – Contribution of our PhD Graduates to the Development of Biotechnology in Turkey
Panel Moderator: Prof. Dr. İnci Eroğlu
Prof. Dr. Füsun İ. Eyidoğan
Prof. Dr. Kezban Ulubayram
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Özlem Darcansoy
Assist. Prof. Dr. Başar Uyar
Dr. Asuman Korkusuz
Dr. Tamay Şeker
14:40-14:50 Coffee Break + Student Poster Exhibition
14:50-15:30 Panel 3– Contribution of our OYP Program-PhD Graduates to the Development of Biotechnology in Turkey
Panel Moderator: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Can Özen
Dr. Pembegül Uyar
Assist. Prof. Dr. Yonca Yüzügüllü
Dr. Sümeyra Gürkök
Fadime Kara Murdoch
15:30-16:30 Closing Cocktail

All interested are cordially invited to participate this event.

Last Updated:

14/11/2014 - 17:43