Turkey – Egypt Roundtable Meeting 1

  • The 1st Turkey – Egypt Roundtable Meeting

The 1st Turkey– Egypt Roundtable Meeting which is professed by the cooperation of TASAM African Institute and Egyptian Council on Foreign Relations alternately in Istanbul and Cairo, will be held on 7 October in Istanbul.

The meeting that Egypt will participate with a high level delegation will bring together important persons and in the meeting, the current topics that interest two countries, Nuclear weapons non- proliferation in the Middle East, the Current Situation of the Region peace process and its future prospects, Turkey- Egypt Relations, and Current Position of Africa and Sudan will be discussed. Aside from the important persons who will participate from Turkey and Egypt; the participation of many experts, academics, journalists, delegates of business world, bureaucrats, and diplomats either as audiences or as negotiators are being planned.

Subjects:
-    Nuclear non- proliferation in the Middle East and the current attemps aimed at establishing a nuclear weapon’s free zone in the region.
-    The current situation of the Middle East peace process and its future prospects.
-    Turkey- Egypt Relations
-    Current Position of Africa and Sudan


Turkish Delegation (Draft)
Mr. Süleyman ŞENSOY, Chairman of TASAM
Ambassador (Ret.) Mr. Murat BİLHAN, Vice Chairman of TASAM
Ambassador (Ret.) Assoc. Prof. Ali Engin OBA, Representative of TASAM Ankara Office
Dr. Engin SELÇUK, Director of TASAM
Ms. Zuhal MANSFIELD, Foreign Economic Relations Board (DEİK) Chairperson of Turkish- Egyptian Business Council
Dr. Ramazan ALTINOK- Chairman of E- State of the Republic of Turkey

Egyptian Delegation
H.E. Mr. Abderahman SALAHELDIN, Ambassador of the Arab Republic of Egyptian
H.E. Mr. Mohamed SHAKER,  Egyptian Council on Foreign Relations
H.E. Mr.  Abdel Raouf El RIDY, Egyptian Council on Foreign Relations
H.E. Mr. Amin SHALABY, Egyptian Council on Foreign Relations
H.E. Mr. Fathy El SHAZLY, Egyptian Council on Foreign Relations
Businessman Mohamed KASSEM

 

Place: Istanbul University Institute of Eurasia
Date: 7th October 2010
09:30 – 12:30 1st Session
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch
13:30 – 17:00
2nd Session