8 October

Spotlight on Turkey: Turkey & the European Union and Turkey and the Arab Spring


Mesut Özcan

Deputy Chairman of the Turkish Foreign Ministry's Center for Strategic Research (Ankara) and an advisor to the Minister of Foreign Affairs

Şaban Kardaş

Associate Professor of International Relations in the Department of International Relations at TOBB University of Economics and Technology in Ankara

Mensur Akgün

Director of the Global Political Trends Center (Istanbul)

Sylvia Tiryaki

Founding partner and Deputy Director of the Global Political Trends Center and the Vice-Chair of the International Relations Department of Istanbul Kültür University (Istanbul)

Randall Hansen

Director of the Centre for European, Russian, and Eurasian Studies

Jens Hanssen

History and Near & Middle Eastern Civilizations, University of Toronto

Ron Pruessen

History and Munk School Director for International Partnerships & Research

Robert Clegg Austin

Centre for European, Russian and Eurasian Studies