Academic Information Day was held at TÜBİTAK BİLGEM on 3 May of 2016 within the scope of Information Security Engineering Master Program between TÜBİTAK BİLGEM and İstanbul Şehir University. It aimed to introduce participants the Information Security Program and to improve academic results accordingly.
Program commenced with an inauguration speech by Prof. Erkan Türe, the Dean of Engineering and Natural Sciences Faculty at İstanbul Şehir University. Attaching an utmost importance to the Information Security Master Program initiated between TÜBİTAK BİLGEM and İstanbul Şehir University, Türe stated that the program, with its scope and the staff, plays a crucial role for Turkey. Hoping to maintain the program for the upcoming years, the Dean gave the floor to Mehmet Kara, PhD, technical coordinator of BİLGEM Testing and Evaluation Vice Presidency. He delivered a speech on the content and the scope of Information Security Master Program, stating that it mainly consists of Cyber Security and Cryptology courses. The event proceeded with a presentation on “How to Write an Academic Paper and Thesis?” by Assist. Prof. Murat Küçükvar from İstanbul Şehir University. Students also made presentations on information security. Lastly, Suat Genç, PhD, Technology Transfer and Commercialization Vice President gave speech on “How to Conduct a Product-Oriented Research?”. The event ended with a Q&A session.