“II. Middle Eastern Congress on Politics and Society” was conducted in cooperation with the Centre for Middle Eastern Studies of Sakarya University and SAM in Sakarya, on 14th October 2014.
The Congress is a four-day event that brings together prominent scholars, publishers, diplomats,and members of non-governmental organizations to highlight their areas of research and share their understandings related to the Middle East.
SAM Chairman Prof. Dr. Ali Resul Usul delivered a speech titled "New Middle East and New Turkey" at the event where many distinguished scholars known for their studies on the Middle East attended.
Different perspectives on political, economical social dynamics as well as recent developments and transformation in the Middle East has been discussed at the Congress.
Participants shared their ideas and views and responded to various questions from each other during the Q&A session.