Tuesday, July 03, 2012


Friday, November 25, 2011

Open door session

Convention Center, Hotel Hilton

09:15 am


09:30 am

Welcome notes by:
Mr. Federico GHIZZONI, CEO of UniCredit
Prof. Bülent ARAS, Chairman of Center for Strategic Studies (SAM), Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs

10:00 am

Opening Speeches of the Ministers:
HE Giulio TERZI DI SANT AGATA, Italian Minister of Foreign Affairs
HE Ahmet DAVUTOGLU, Turkish Minister of Foreign Affairs

10:30 am

Coffee Break

11:00 am

Open door panel: "Rethinking the Future of Mediterranean in light of the Arab Spring"




Prof. Bulent ARAS, Chairman of SAM
Amb. Carlo MARSILI, Former Italian Ambassador to Turkey (2004 -2010)




Mrs. Emma BONINO, Vice President of Senate, Italy
Prof. Ibrahim KALIN, Chief Advisor to the Prime Minister, Turkey
Mr. Lapo PISTELLI, Member of the Foreign Affairs Committee, Chamber of Deputies
Mr. Sedat ÖNAL, Deputy Director General, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Turkey

01:00 pm

Lunch - Convention center (Hall)


Closed-door roundtable session

Convention Center, Hotel Hilton


"Civil society contribution and proposals to re-launch the Turkey-EU membership process"


03:00 pm



Mr. Stefano SILVESTRI - Chairman of IAI (Istituto Affari Internazionali)
Prof. Fuat KEYMAN - Director of Istanbul Policy Center, Sabanci University


07:00 pm

Event Dinner hosted and organized by SAM at Hilton Hotel



Saturday, November 26, 2011



Languages: Italian, Turkish - simultaneous translation will be guaranteed