Istanbul (Turkey), the city of seven hills is a blissful blend of cultures from the west and the east and to our great joy served as the home for Sakal Educon, 2013. 60 educationists from all over India were present in the event and discussed the year’s theme, ‘Transformation for Excellence through Best Practices in building a University’. During the event, the delegates had an opportunity to visit the ‘Istanbul Technical University’. The theme was bifurcated into the following 7 sub topics, Academic Leadership, Financial Models for Universities, Research and Innovation, Academics, Technology and Education, Infrastructure, and Bridging Academia-Industry gap. Many intellectual figures including principals of prestigious Institutions like IIT and Vice Chancellors of leading Central as well as State Universities, graced the occasion with their presence.
Venue and Dates
Istanbul, Turkey – from 27th September to 1st October 2013