Regional-Institutional collaboration Ege University, Faculty of Fisheries and The University of the Aegean, Business Administration Department, May  8th 2015, Izmir, Turkey

 

Academic staff and the Graduate students from MBA Programme, The University of the Aegean at Chios in Greece visited the Faculty of Fisheries, Ege University at Izmir in Turkey. This connection was realized within the framework of the Erasmus+ project “Enriching Fishers’ Knowledge, Skills and Competences” [SeaofSkills].  The activity was organized by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Tolga Dincer (Ege University) and Assoc. Prof. Dr. Aristeidis Samitas (The University of the Aegean) after the introduction and mediation by Mr George Perris (Chios Chamber of Commerce). All three organizations are members of the SeaofSkills Consortium.

Request of the visit was made by MBA programme, The University of the Aegean and the Dean of the Faculty of Fisheries, Ege University accepted with a great pleasure. Although, the subject areas are different, the idea was through this visit to capitalize on existing synergies, fostering collaborations between the two Universities and promoting co-operation initiatives among people of the Aegean Sea.

 

Chairs:

Ege University: Assoc. Prof. Dr . M. Tolga Dinçer

(International Relations and EU Faculty Commission Co-ordinator)

The University of the Aegean: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Aristeidis Samitas

(MBA Programme Co-ordinator)

Attenders: MBA  programme students (50)  and  academic staffs (5) and Academic staffs and students of Faculty of Fisheries.

 

Academic visitors:

Assoc. Prof. Dr.  Aristeidis Samitas, MBA Programme  Coordinator

Prof. Dimitros Lagos, Department of Business Administration, The University of the Aegean

Assistant Prof. Dr. Andreas Andrikopulos –  Department of Business Administration, The University of the Aegean

Assistant Prof. Dr.  Michail G. Bekiaris, Department of Business Administration, The University of the Aegean

Assistant Prof. Dr. Maria Mavri, Department of Business Administration, The University of the Aegean

Day and Time: May 8th 2015 – 14.30 to 17.00

Meeting Place: Ege University Faculty of Science conference room

Language: English

 

Programme:

14.30-14.35 Opening Note -Prof. Dr. Murat Özbek, Deputy Dean of Faculty of Fisheries

14:35-14:50 Introduction of Ege University, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Tolga Dinçer

14.50- 15.10 Introduction of Faculty of Fisheries, Ege University Ress. Assistant Irmak Kurtul

15.10- 15.20 Introduction of MBA Programme, The University of the Aegean, Assoc. Prof. Dr.  Aristeidis Samitas

15.20-15.50 Guest lecturer from Ege University, Faculty of Economics & Administrative Sciences, Department of Economics, Begüm Yurteri Kösedağlı

“In General Turkey’s  and Particular Izmir Province Economical Situation”

16.00 Closing Note and Campus tour from Conference hall to Faculty of Fisheries building

16.20-17.00 Reception in Faculty Building for the quests

 

The three-day programme included the following visits:

MAY 8th 2015 10.00: Arrival at Cesme
11.00: Arrival at Izmir
12.00-14.00:  Visit Izmir Commodities Stock Market
14.30-16.30: Visit Ege University
MAY 9th 2015 9.30-13.30: Visit  Izmir Industrial park
16.00-17.30: Visit Movenpick headquarters
MAY 10th 2015 Visit at Ephesus

 

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