SEPIP 2019 to start in Ankara between 15-17 October
The third of the Smart Economic Planning and Industrial Policy Conference (SEPIP) will be carried out in Ankara at the campus of OSTİM Technical University between 15-17 October 2019.
According to the statement of OSTİM Technical University, SEPIP 2019 Organization will be hosted by OSTİM Technical University with the collaboration of Columbia University and the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD).
The conference will be held on 15th October
SEPIP 2019 which was designed as a platform where industrial policies aiming to enhance economic development and competitiveness, academic studies on economic planning and the experiences of decision-makers are exchanged is carried out with the supports of “Statistical, Economic and Social Research and Training Center for Islamic Countries (SESRIC)”, “Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TİKA)”, “Ankara Development Agency”, “The Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey” and “PTT (Post Office)”.
The world’s leading economists will participate
Various decision-makers including former ministers and ministry representatives from different countries, world’s leading economists such as Professor Eric Verhoogen who is recognized with his studies on industrial development from Columbia University, Professor Franco Mosconi from Parma University Department of Economy and Commercial Sciences, Piergieuseppe Fortunato who is the Economic Relations Specialist of UNCTAD, Mustafa Erdoğdu from Marmara University will participate in the conference which will be held in the first day of SEPIP 2019 which addresses the economic planning and industrial policies that have a significant role in maintaining the rapid and sustainable growth in developed and developing countries as speakers. “Efficiency of Industrial Policies and Technology Distribution” and “Technological Development and Industrial Development” will be among the subjects of the conference.
There will be workshops in 16th and 17th October
Academicians from many countries will participate in “International Autumn School and Workshop on Applied Industrial Policies” which will be held with the collaboration of OSTIM Technical University and UNCTAD within SEPIP.
Who will participate?
The participants of the workshop include academicians, research assistants, and researchers who work in universities and research centers at home and abroad, specialists in structural transformation, development, and industrial policies or public officials working in these fields.