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AGORA FASHION FEST 6 – FASHION AND TEXTILE DESIGN DEPARTMENT EXHIBITION
AGORA FASHION FEST 6 – FASHION AND TEXTILE DESIGN DEPARTMENT EXHIBITION

Within the 6th Fashion Fest organized by Agora Shopping Center, the designs of the 2nd, 3rd and 4th Grade students of our University met with the visitors. During the 3-day event on 19-20-21 October, the exhibited designs attracted great attention.


‘SUPPORTING ENTREPRENEURS’
‘SUPPORTING ENTREPRENEURS’

Young entrepreneurs of Izmir University of Economics will be supported for building and expanding a culture of entrepreneurship. Izmir University of Economics (IUE) students Akile Ekin Dönmez, from Department of Industrial Engineering, and Niyazi Atahan Yılmaz, from Department of Civil Engineering, made it among the 40 people selected for the 4th Fellow Program of Turkish Entrepreneurship Foundation. 112 thousand students across the nation applied for this program.   


CINEMA AND DIGITAL MEDIA DEPARTMENT HOSTED ASSISTANT DIRECTOR AND PRODUCER ATİLLA SALİH YÜCER
CINEMA AND DIGITAL MEDIA DEPARTMENT HOSTED ASSISTANT DIRECTOR AND PRODUCER ATİLLA SALİH YÜCER

First assistant director and producer Atilla Yücer, who has worked with famous directors of Hollywood and world cinema, lately Lanthimos' "The Killing of a Sacred Deer" and Jim Jarmusch's latest film "The Dead Don't Die," was the guest speaker at IUE Cinema and Digital Media Department.

 


‘UNIVERSITIES MUST PREPARE YOUNG PEOPLE FOR THE FUTURE’
‘UNIVERSITIES MUST PREPARE YOUNG PEOPLE FOR THE FUTURE’

It has been reported that generation Z started their university education this year, and learning methods for this new generation needed to be researched thoroughly. Izmir University of Economics (IUE) hosted the “English as a Medium of Instruction at Universities: An Integrated Approach 2” workshop sponsored by the Cambridge University Press.


NAVIGATION ON THE FLUID GROUND WORKSHOP & GOOD DESIGN__3
NAVIGATION ON THE FLUID GROUND WORKSHOP & GOOD DESIGN__3

In  scope  of Good Design__3, which was organized by İzmir Akdeniz Akademisi, Department of Architecture part-time instructors Ertunç Hünkar and Mehtap Altuğ held a workshop titled “Akışkan Zeminde Seyrüsefer Atölyesi”.


TEDx IS AT IZMIR UNIVERSITY OF ECONOMICS
TEDx IS AT IZMIR UNIVERSITY OF ECONOMICS

TEDxIzmirUniversityofEconomics event, prepared by the student volunteers of Izmir University of Economics (IUE), took place with 100 participants on 14 October 2018 at IUE Conference Hall. The main theme of the event was “Evolution of Time” with sub themes of “Structure of Thinking”, “Artificial Humanity”, “Invisible Curtains”, and “Reflection of Dreams”. The event hosted 11 keynote speakers, who are all successful experts in their fields. 


19 October 2018 EDUCATIONAL COLLABORATION BETWEEN IZMIR UNIVERSITY OF ECONOMICS AND EGIAD
19 October 2018 EDUCATIONAL COLLABORATION BETWEEN IZMIR UNIVERSITY OF ECONOMICS AND EGIAD

The leading role of Izmir University of Economics (IUE) in education is reaching out to the business world. A protocol has been signed between Mahmut Özgener, Chairman of Izmir Chamber of Commerce, and President of Board of Trustees of Izmir University of Economics, and Aydın Buğra İlter, President of Aegean Young Businessmen Association (EGIAD). The protocol allows members of EGIAD, and employees working at companies owned by members of EGIAD to receive graduate education at a discounted price. A 25% discount in tuition fees will be applied as part of the protocol. 

 


TALENT TRANSFER TO GEDIZ
TALENT TRANSFER TO GEDIZ

Talented students of Izmir University of Economics (IUE) will gain experience at Gediz Electricity Retail Sales Corporation. The "Talent Management Project" signed between Gediz Electricity and Izmir University of Economics will allow 35 students studying at various departments and programs of IUE to perform internship at Gediz Electricity.


GOOD NEWS FROM PARIS!
GOOD NEWS FROM PARIS!

Our graduates Erdem Batırbek and Özgür Deniz Çetin have been awarded in the name of CMS in International Automotive Brand Contest 2018 which is organized by the German Design Council.

The Automotive Brand Contest is known as the only international design competition for automobile brands. In a short time, this contest became a well known essential event globally. By the help of this competition, the German Design Council emphasizes the significance of brand design in the automotive industry.

On October 2, the design team received the award in the name of CMS in a ceremony that took place in Paris parallel to the Paris Motor Show 2018. We congratulate them and wish them a continued success.


COLOURFUL THEATER MASKS BY YOUTH WITH DOWN SYNDROME
COLOURFUL THEATER MASKS BY YOUTH WITH DOWN SYNDROME

Youth with Down syndrome displayed their fine motor skills and created theater masks, and painted them. Under the guidance of Asst. Prof. Duygu Ebru Öngen Corsini, Faculty Member of Department of Fashion and Textile Design, Faculty of Arts and Design, Izmir University of Economics (IUE), the youth used waste and recycled paper and made masks that are used in performance arts.