Izmir Katip Celebi University Hosts International Water-Energy and Environment Conference This Year

International Conference on Water-Energy and Environment is hosted by İzmir Katip Çelebi University this year. International Conference on Water-Energy and Environment to be held in İzmir between September 21-24, 2013 in partnership with İzmir Katip Çelebi University (İKÇÜ), AUS and UAEU universities in Dubai– Nearly 150 scientists will be hosted at The International Conference on Water, Energy and Environment (ICWEE).

Giving information about the conference, İKCU Vice Rector Prof. Dr. İbrahim Kocabaş stated that along with the Ministries of Energy and Natural Resources, Forestry and Water Affairs, academicians from YÖK, universities in Manisa, Aydın and İzmir, senior participants from local administrations and academicians from 20 countries will follow. Expressing that the use of world energy resources is one of the topics discussed in every period and that competent scientists in these fields will discuss the issue at the conference, Kocabaş stated that Yaşar and Celal Bayar universities and İzmir Institute of Technology also contributed at the academic and administrative level. prof. Dr. Kocabaş said, “At the conference, issues such as energy policies, energy security, and energy administration will be discussed by academics from 20 countries around the world. We aim to realize regional cooperation. We also invited local administrators to this important conference. In particular, we aim to convey the social and technical problems they face in the panel discussions to the scientists, and to guide them to their own work.” he said.

Expressing that they are proud to host such an international conference in İzmir as a university, Vice-Chancellor Kocabaş explained that they have formed a scientific team that includes postgraduate and doctoral students from session chair to technical presentations. prof. Dr. Kocabaş said: “As IKCU faculty members, we will have eight or ten papers. There will be around 50 poster presentations. We are working on a beautiful theme both for today's universal needs and especially for our country and the region where our university is located. The target theme is: How do you ensure your water and energy security? How can you ensure your country's water and energy security today, in the near future, and even in the distant future? While water and energy are directly included in the theme, food safety is indirectly included in the titles. I would like to express that once you pollute your soil and water resources, healthy food cannot be produced.”




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📩 20/09/2013 13:02

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