Past Events
Preservation Practices from Past to Present II : Preservation Practices and Projects in Ankara Downtown since 2004

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11
November 2020, Wednesday
Time: 09.00
From Ancient Times to Present: Urban Space and Culture of Landscape Symposium

Koç University VEKAM would like to announce the symposium titled From Ancient Times to Present: Urban Space and Culture of Landscape Sympoisum convened by Prof. Dr. Billur Tekkök Karaöz from Başkent University.

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09
May 2019, Thursday
Location: Koç Universitiy Ankara Orchard House
A profound Legacy: Philanthropy and Ankara Foundations Symposium

Vehbi Koç Foundation, established on January 17, 1969 as Turkey’s first private foundation with significant contributions to the fields of education, culture and health will celebrate its 50th anniversary in 2019 around the theme of ‘philanthropy’.

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15
April 2019, Monday
Location: Koç University Ankara Orchard House
Social and Cultural Life in Ottoman Anatolia Symposium

Starting from 2016, Koç University Vehbi Koç Ankara Studies Research Center and the University of Cambridge’s Skiliter Centre for Ottoman Studies agreed to start a joint three year project on the Socio-Economic History of Anatolia in the Ottoman Period. The Project consists of

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12
December 2018, Wednesday
Location: Koç Üniversitesi Ankara Orchard House
Permanent Impact of Transient Documents: I. International Ephemera Studies Symposium

“Ephemera”—the plural form of “ephemeron”—is derived from the Greek word ephemeros meaning “lasting only one day”. Maurice Rickards, who—as an outcome of the ephemeral materials that he gathered for his collection and the research which he undertook throughout the 20th century—

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25
April 2018, Wednesday
Location: Neva Palas
Trade and Production in Ottoman Anatolia

Starting from 2016, Koç University Vehbi Koç Ankara Studies Research Center and the Skilliter Centre for Ottoman Studies, Newnham College, University of Cambridge agreed to start a joint three year project on the Socio-Economic History of Anatolia in the Ottoman Period. The Pro

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28
September 2017, Thursday
Location: Koç Üniversitesi Ankara Bağ Evi
Symposium / Photographic Memory: City, Urbanism and Urbanise

Within the scope of 40th anniversary of AFSAD , Koç University VEKAM and  AFSAD will organise a symposium on photographic memory on April 20th at Ankara Orchard House between 10:00 am  - 15:30 pm.

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20
April 2017, Thursday
Location: Ankara Orchard House
Cultural Enocunters in Anatolia in Medieval Period: The Italians in Anatolia during 12th-15th Centuries

Starting from Spring 2014, VEKAM organizes an international symposium once a year on Cultural Encounters in Anatolia in the Medieval Period . After the Georgian Empire and the Ilkhanids this year’s theme is on “Italians in Anatolia during 12th and 15th Centuries” (Istanbul excl

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13
May 2016, Friday
Location: Ankara Bağ Evi
Social and Economic History of Ottoman Anatolia Symposium I:Disease and Disaster in Ottoman Anatolia

Koç University Vehbi Koç Ankara Studies Research Center and the Skiliter Centre for Ottoman Studies, Newnham College, University of Cambridge agreed to start a joint three year project on the Socio-Economic History of Anatolia in the Ottoman Period.

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18
March 2016, Friday
Location: Skiliter Centre for Ottaman Studies
XIth International Congress AIECM3 on Medieval and Modern Period Mediterranean Ceramics

Association Internationale pour L’Etude des Céramiques Médiévales et Modernes en Méditerranée (AIECM3) is an association which supports studies on mediaeval and modern period Mediterranean ceramics, and which encourages the researchers to share their experiences and knowledge i

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19
October 2015, Monday
Location: Suna- İnan Kıraç Akdeniz Medeniyetleri Araştırma Enstitüsü
Cultural Encounters in Anatolia in the Middle Ages: Ilkhanids in Anatolia

From 2014 on, VEKAM holds annual international symposia titled Cultural Encounters in Anatolia in the Middle Ages, to tell the tale of various Anatolian civilizations, and to support research in this field.

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20
May 2015, Wednesday
Location: Ankara Bağ Evi
KOÇ-KAM Research Awards: Studies on Women and Social Gender

Koç University Social Gender and Women Studies and Applied Research Center (KOÇ-KAM) Research Awards Program began in 2011-2012, with the support of Koç Foundation, with a view to encouraging and supporting social gender studies on Turkey, and raising awareness about social gen

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09
April 2015, Thursday
Location: Ankara Bağ Evi