Meeting of the Minds: Globalization and World City Network gather the academics who work in the field of globalization in terms of economy, technology, spatial development, social dynamics, real estate market and architecture. In the meeting, internal dynamics of the global cities, the main theories which represent the relations among the global cities and the current methodologies used in order to clarify these relations and the position and the future of the Istanbul among the other world cities will be discussed in detail.

Researchers from GaWC (Globalization and World Cities Network) Prof. Dr. Alain Thierstein, Doc. Dr. Allan Watson, Prof. Dr. Ben Derudder,  Prof. Dr. Kathy Pain  and Prof. Dr. Zeynep Enlil, Prof. Dr. Oguz Isik, Prof. Dr. Ali Turel, Prof. Dr. Asuman Turkun, Prof. Dr. Abdi Guzer, Assoc. Dr. Asli Ceylan Oner from various prestigious universities in Turkey will contribute to the meeting with their studies. Simultaneous interpretation is provided throughout the sessions.

InterContinental, İstanbul
23th February 2018