Our senior students has started their proffessional lives in companies, where they will work for 14 weeks within the scope of the Professional Practice course. Thanks to the 7 + 1 Teaching Model, they had the chance to transform the academic knowledge they gained into practice. We are proud of our students.
International Trade and Business Department member Dr. Levent Sümer's and Prof. Beliz Ozorhon's article "Investing in gold or REIT index in Turkey: evidence from global financial crisis, 2018 Turkish currency crisis and COVID-19 crisis" has been published.
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"Remote Access World Trade History" Seminars organized by our department were followed with interest by our students. In the seminar was given by Engineer and Archaeologist Dr. Halis Aydıngün, information about the trade done in that period was given by explaining the period bc. 3.-4. The effects of maritime commerce on the development of civilizations thousand years ago are discussed. On the other hand, commercial commodities and trade routes are explained by giving information about land trade. Besides, the innovations made in this period, interesting information about emerging technologies, and set of laws is given.
Our Faculty Member İlkay Gültaş organized a webinar on the subject of "change", which is quite remarkable on the basis of organizations and individuals. Gültaş explained 4 rooms of change; pleasure/satisfaction, inspiration/renewal, auto censorship/rejection and chaos/complexity and the participants were tried to be implemented interactively.
Maher Holding Communications and Marketing President Dr. İsmail Kızılbay became our guest. A crowded participation was provided by both our academic staff and our students. He presented many examples based on theory and practice regarding communication from his rich academic and professional career.
International Trade and Management Department Mentor Galata Taşımacılık Chairman of the Board of Directors Aram Kalenderoğlu, made a warm interview with our students at İstinye University and shared his life story with the students with ups and downs.
Asim Yazıcıoğlu, the general manager consultant of SGS, firstly provided historical information about the company from the past to the present day. Afterwards, information about how the food, textile, agricultural products and electronic devices are supervised and audited according to the commercial agreements are examined separately chairman. In addition, our students were interviewed with Hakan Sebükcebe, CEO of the company.
In the program organized by the Department of International Trade and Management, we hosted the Honorary Consul of the Republic of South Africa and DEİK Africa Region Coordinator Mr. Tamer Taşkın at our university.
President of Tatarstan Minnihanov and T.C. Minister of Trade Ruhsar Pekcan from Turkey-Tatarstan Business Forum organized with the participation of the International Trade and Business section we were joined students with Instructor Suha Tarman.
While preparing our students for the future and the business world, we received consultancy from our CEOs who left their mark on the Turkish business world, our program "Mentor'un CEO Olsun" that helps them develop their shortcomings and make a successful entry into business life and become an active player in this context we visited Hakan Çınar.
We hosted İzdaş Dış Tic., Çukurova Dış Tic., and Heidelberg Cement Trading as former senior manager Bülent Kahyaoğlu who an important foreign trade member of the Board of Directors of the İhracatçılar Birliği.
Our students studied Customs Regulations and Practices in Ünsped Customs Consultancy this week. Gürbüz Hocaoğlu who Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Company gave theoretical and current information to our students about the labels used during the transportation of the goods.