Panel: Turkey’s Eastern Mediterranean Policy

  • Date : 05/02/2020
  • Time : 18:00 : 20:00
  • Venue : Seta Brussels
  • End  : 05/02/2020
  • Address : Avenue des Arts 27, 1040 Brussels, Belgium

  • Moderator : Ufuk Ulutaş, Strategic Research Center, SAM
  • Speakers : 

    Çağatay Erciyes, Director General for Bilateral Political & Maritime-Aviation-Border Affairs

    Hasan Basri Yalçın, Director of Strategic Studies, SETA Foundation

    Güldener Sonumut, NTV Brussels Representative

    Dries Lesage, Ghent University

SETA Brussels is organising a panel on Turkey’s Eastern Mediterranean Policy in cooperation with SAM, the Center for Strategic Research of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Turkey. The panel will take place on 5th of February 2020 from 18.00 to 20.00 o’clock at the SETA Brussels office, Avenue des Arts 27, 1040 Bruxelles – 3rd floor.

The panel will draw attention to the current developments regarding the Republic of Turkey’s East Mediterranean policy, the bilateral agreements between Turkey and Libya on the new maritime boundary line and security and military cooperation. In this frame the EU, Turkey-Greece relations will be discussed in detail.

Ufuk Ulutaş, the chairman of Strategic Research Center will lead the panel. Among the panelists are Çağatay Erciyes, Director General for Bilateral Political and Maritime-Aviation-Border Affairs, Hasan Basri Yalçın, Director of Strategic Studies at SETA Foundation, the NTV Brussels representative Güldener Sonumut and Dries Lesage from the Ghent Univesity.

Note: The panel will be held in English. Registrations for the event are open until 5th of February 2020 until 16 o’clock and are available via the e-mail The number of participants is limited.