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Sudi Apak, Beykent University, Turkey

"World Financial and Economic Crisis and It Impact on Turkish Banking Sector"

Prof. Dr.Sudi Apak  graduated from Industrial Engineering Dept. of Bosphorus Un. in 1979 . He did M.A. in Economics at Concordia Un. Montreal in 1983 and Ph.D.in Social Sciences Institute of Bosphorus Un. in 1989. After working Sabancı Holding, state owned and private banks in Turkey,France ,Germany and Malta(1983-1999), he was elected as Chairman of ADFIMI  and WFDFI  (World Federation of Develoment  Finance Institutions ) during 1999-2001. He worked as Vice Rector and Dean at Trakya University (2001-2008) Presently, he is working as Chairman of International Trade   Dept. of Beykent  Un.

Maria Fekete-Farkas, Szent Istvan University, Hungary.

"Climate Change Policy Negotiations and Economic Development".

She has participated in several Hungarian and European projects and she has authored or co-authored over 200 scientific and professional papers. Her research work includes the area of agricultural economics focusing on the relationship between land use change, competitiveness, productivity and state of environment in the European Union with a special interest in externalities’ management and economic assessment of government interventions.


Celali YILMAZ, Capital Markets Board, Turkey

 "Is it Time to Consider Single Global Currency (SGC)?"

Dr Yilmaz  graduated from Ankara University, Faculty of Political Science, Department of Public Finance (1991). He had his Masters degree from Marmara University Banking and Insurance Institute, Capital Markets program (1996) and had his doctorate degree at the same Institute, Banking program (2001). He attend post-grad program at the University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School of Finance (1997-98). He started his career at the Capital Market Board of Turkey in 1991 as Assistant Auditor. After working as Specialist, Senior Specialist and Department Head, his current title is Istanbul Representative at the same Institution.