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CONFERENCE EVENTS | ACTIVITIES | SCHEDULE


1. Workshops and Demonstrations
2. Keynotes
3. Parallel Paper Sessions
4. Poster Sessions/Multimedia
5. Conference Social Dinner
6. Architecture Tours

1. WORKSHOPS:

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Participation in workshops are free with full registration. Please inform co-chairs and mark in your registration form for participation. Since all workshops will be held at the same time you will be able to select only one workshop. Following workshops are tentatively scheduled from 1:00 to 5:00 PM on Wednesday, May 11, 2016.

Workshop 1: Francis D. K. Ching (Drawing with Ching)
Workshop 2: Ayse Ozbil Torun  (Space Syntax)
Workshop 3: Ipek Gursel Dino  (Parametric Design)
Workshop 4: Efe Gozen  (Transcorporal)
Workshop 5: Tim Frank  (Ecological Design Simulation)
Workshop 6: Uddin & Welty  (Moving Entourage in Architectural Animation)
Workshop 7: Metin Cavus (Cinematic Manipulation of Space)


2. KEYNOTES:

- Dr. Ken Yeang (internationally acclaimed architect, ecologist and author)
- Professor Francis D. K. Ching (distinguished educator and prolific author of architecture books)
- Turkish Architects’ Forum (presentation and discussion on current trends)

Available books on Ken Yeang


Available books by Francis D.K. Ching

3. PARALLEL PAPER SESSIONS:
Abstracts and papers will be reviewed by an international panel of reviwers for final selection. We expect to have a number of parallel sessions running at the same time to accommodate all selected presentations. Paper sessions will be arranged by subject category so that participants can attend sessions of their choices. We expect to have sessions in wide range of topics.

4. POSTER SESSION/MULTIMEDIA:
All posters will be displayed in one session room. Format requirement for poster submission will be posted at a later date. Any time-based media, such as animation, VR, video can ve displayed by making prior arrangement with conference organizers.

5. CONFERENCE SOCIAL DINNER:
Conference Social dinner is the formal closing nights dinner that is included in conference registration. Acknowledgement, announcement, and socialization are some of the highlights of this event.

6. ARCHITECTURE TOUR:
Tours will be available to highlights of the Istanbul area; half-day tour on the second day is included in the conference registration, and a full-day tour with lunch on Saturday is available for an additional fee of 40 Euro. Please notify conference chairs beforehand to take the Saturday tour. The tour will be arranged based on number of participants.

CONFERENCE TENTATIVE SCHEDULE
This is a tentative schedule. A final schedule will be posted at a later date.

Day 01: Wednesday, May 11, 2016
12:00 - 1:00 Lunch for conference organizers & workshop presenters
1:00 - 5:00 Registration
1:00 - 5:00 Workshops/Demonstrations
5:00-6:00: Lecture/Keynote
6:00 - 8:00 Welcome: Dean and Conference Co-Chairs
Intro to Conference Organizers - Reception & Hors D’oeuvres, or, Dinner

Day 02: Thursday, May 12, 2016
8:00 - 8:30 Conference Open - Coffee
8:30 - 9:30 Keynote
9:45 – 11:00 Parallel Paper Sessions - A1, A2, A3
11:15 -12:45 Parallel Paper Sessions - B1, B2, B3
1:00 – 5:00 Box Lunch & Bus Trip Excursion (Historic / Financial District of ─░stanbul- Galata- ─░stanbul Modern Art Museum-Turkish Chamber of Architects)
5:30 - 7:00 Dinner

Day 03: Friday, May 13, 2016
8:30 - 9:00 Conference Open - Coffee
9:00 – 10:15 Parallel Paper Sessions - C1, C2, C3
10:30 – 11:45 Parallel Paper Sessions - D1, D2, D3
12:00 – 1:00 Lunch
1:00 – 2:00 Business Meeting (open to all)
2:00 – 3:00 Four Turkish Architects Forum
3:15 - 4:30 Paper Sessions – E1, E2, E3
4:45 - 6:00 Paper Sessions – F1, F2, F3
6:30 - 7:00 Acknowledgements & Announcements
7:00 - 9:00 Conference Dinner and Closing

Day 04: Saturday, May 14, 2016
10:00 - 4:00 Excursion (Istanbul historic and modern). Euro 40 each person