Program

VII Italian - Turkish Forum of Dialogue, 8-9 November 2010, Rome, Palazzo Barberini

 

Monday, November 08, 2010
Closed-Door Session

Building new paths of cooperation in R&D and Technology Innovation, the cases of renewable energy and IT

3:45 pm

Registration

4:00 pm

Welcome speeches
Giuseppe SCOGNAMIGLIO, Head of Institutional International Affairs, UniCredit
Bulent ARAS, Chairman of SAM

4:15 pm

Opening of the Round Table moderated by Gerardo PELOSI, Correspondent of Il Sole 24 Ore

 

Presentation of the outputs of the paper
"Italy and Turkey Dialogue on Technology Innovation."
Angelo AIRAGHI, Expert of IAI
Memduh KARAKULLUKCU, Chairman of GRF

4:45 pm

Debate on how to enhance the cooperation between Turkey and Italy in the field of Research and Development

5:45 pm

Debate on how to enhance the cooperation in Innovation

6:45 pm

Closing Remarks

7:00 pm

End of the session

8:30 pm

Welcome Dinner

 

Tuesday, November 09, 2010
Open-Door Session

Turkey, Italy and EU relations in a period of political and economic turmoil

8:00 am

Registration

8:45 am

Welcome notes:
Giuseppe SCOGNAMIGLIO, Head of Institutional International Affairs, UniCredit
Bulent ARAS, Chairman of SAM

9:00 am

Rethinking Turkey, Italy and UE relations: short term vs long term perspectives
Emma BONINO
, Vice President of Italian Senate
Fuat KEYMAN, Director of the Istanbul Policy Center, Sabanci
University

09:00 am

Debate moderated by HE Amb. Carlo MARSILI

10:00 am

The economic dimension: doing business in a period of crisis
Alessandro DECIO, Executive Director and COO Yapi Kredi
Taha OZHAN, Director of the Foundation for Political, Economic
and Social Research (SETA)

10:30 am

The economic dimension: doing business in a period of crisis
Debate moderated by Stefano SILVESTRI, President of IAI

11:00 am

Communication of the rapporteur on the outputs of the Group of expert session on RD and Innovation

11:15 am

Coffee break

11:45 am

Ministers' official speech:
Introductions by Roberto NICASTRO, Director-general of UniCredit
HE Franco FRATTINI, Italian Minister of Foreign Affairs
HE Ahmet DAVUTOGLU, Turkish Minister of Foreign Affairs

12:30 am

Press conference

1:00 pm

Closing of the Forum and Lunch