Women Entrepreneurs for Development and Social Interaction Conference

Women Entrepreneurs for Development and Social Interaction Conference

We would like to cordially invite you to the conference where success stories of women entrepreneurs who took up social interaction in both economic and social life will be delivered. Women entrepreneurs among Syrian refugees in Turkey will be held as a trending topic.

Dr. Sema Ramazanoğlu, Minister of Family and Social Policy, Mr. Cevdet YILMAZ, Minister of Development and Mrs. Sevim GÜRAL OLGUN, Head of Güral Companies will honour the conference as our guest key notes.

Two distinguished panels will be held as “Social Interaction of Women Entrepreneur Syrian Refugees” and “Social Interaction of Women Entrepreneurs in Turkey” providing a valuable sharing platform for public, private and civil organizations.

Please RSVP to ydo@ankaraka.org.tr for your attendance. Simultaneous translation will be provided to the audience (English – Arabic – Turkish).

Women Entrepreneurs for Development and Social Interaction Conference
February 16th, 2016 – Ankara Meyra Palace Hotel
Simultaneous translation will be provided to the audience (English – Arabic – Turkish).

Registration  (09:30-10:00) / Coffe-Tea&Compliments
Opening
Speeches
(10:00-11:00)
Kadriye Esra Aygün – Head of Syria Friendship Association
Arif Şayık – Secretary General, Ankara Development Agency
Gülser Ustaoğlu – General Manager, Directorate of Women’s Status
Cevdet Yılmaz – Minister, Ministry of Development
Dr. Sema Ramazanoğlu – Minister, Ministry of Family and Social Policy
Coffee Break and  Networking (11:00-11:15)
Panel 1 
(11:15-12:45)
Social Interaction of Women Entrepreneur Syrian Refugees
Moderator: Assoc. Prof. Dr. M. Murat Erdoğan
Director of Migration and Political Research Center, Hacettepe University

Panelists:
Ranim Hallak – Syrian Immigrant Entrepreneur
Abeer Alfares – Syrian Immigrant Entrepreneur
Ola Zaloukh – Syrian Immigrant Entrepreneur
Lunch (12:45-14:00)
Guest Speaker (14:00- 14:30)
Sevim Güral Olgun – Head of the Board, Güral Group
Panel 2 
(14:30-16:00)
Social Interaction of Women Entrepreneurs in Turkey
Moderator: Pelin Çift
Journalist, Presenter of Beyond the Agenda Program at TRT

Panelists: 
Yasemin Künteci Kalya – Owner at Mardin Stone and Mining Company
Nuran Özyılmaz – Founder of Kars Goose House
Sibel Kancaoğlu – Founder of School and Sports Club for Autistic Children
Zehra Sema Demir – Founder of Live Museum, Open Air Museum (Live Village), Turkish Bath
Closing
(16:00 – 16:15)