Past Events
KUASIA Ambassadors’ Talk Series VI: Ambassador of Thailand on ASEAN

You are cordially invited to attend a lecture by H.E. Mrs. Phantipha Iamsudha Ekarohit, Ambassador of Thailand, on ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) as Thailand has recently assumed the Presidency of this regional organization. She will also talk about Turkish-Thai

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March 2019, Tuesday
Location: Founders' Hall Time: 16:00
On the Brink Again: India, Pakistan and the Question of Kashmir

KUASIA Seminar “On the Brink Again: India, Pakistan and the Question of Kashmir”. Basharat Peer, well-known journalist, NYT editor and writer, will take the floor to talk about recent developments and ongoing hostility between Pakistan and India over dispute on Kashmir.

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March 2019, Tuesday
Location: CASE 216 Time: 16:00

“Combating Climate Change with CO2 Capture and Conversion Technologies with KU & Korea”

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December 2018, Thursday
Location: Koç University, Istanbul
Statelessness and Rohingya Refugees in Bangladesh

Dr. Mohammed Monirul Islam, Consul General of Bangladesh in Istanbul

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November 2018, Wednesday
Location: CASE 134
Book Talk with Prof. Smita Tewari Jassal

New Perspectives on India and Türkiye

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November 2018, Tuesday
Location: SOS 103 Time: 2:30 pm
KUASIA Panel Discussion On Korea and Japan

We are pleased to host two distinguished speakers from Korea and Japan to talk about the recent developments in North Korea affecting the region as well as the world.

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November 2018, Thursday
Location: CASE 127 Time: 4:00 pm
KUASIA Asian Ambassadors’ Talk Series V: Ambassador of India to Türkiye

Ambassador of India to Türkiye will give a lecture on November 6th, Tuesday @ 4 pm at the Founders’ Hall. All are invited. UNIV 101.

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November 2018, Tuesday
Location: November 6, 2018 - 5:30 pm Founders' Hall Time: 16:00
Mahatma Gandhi and The Partition of India by Ananya Vajpeyi

October 2, 2018 marks the beginning of the 150th birth anniversary year of M.K. Gandhi (1869-1948), popularly called “Mahatma” (Great Soul) and “Bapu” (Father of the Indian Nation). Throughout the nationalist struggle in the first half of the 20th century, Gandhi played the mos

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October 2018, Wednesday
Location: CASE 134 Time: 1:00 pm
Poverty and Inequality in Southeast Asia

The Sustainable Development Goals recognizes group based disadvantages from economic development and stresses the need to “Leave no one behind”. In this presentation, I will discuss about who is being left behind and will focus on countries in Southeast Asia. I will also expoun

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September 2018, Wednesday
Location: SOS 103 Time: 12:00 pm
Wellbeing and Migration: Inter-Asian perspectives

KUASIA (Koç University Centre for Asian Studies) in association with the Sussex Asia Centre (University of Sussex) invite you to participate in a two-day workshop on the study of international migration from Inter-Asian perspectives. The keynote speakers for the conference are

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May 2018, Monday
Location: Koç University
KOTRA (Korea Trade Investment Promotion Agency) Seminar

The Seminar will be conducted by Prof. Dr. Tankut Centel in March 2018

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March 2018, Thursday
Location: Koç Üniversitesi, Rumelifeneri Campus
Asian Ambassadors Talk Series 4: Ambassador of Japan, H.E. Mr. Akio Miyajima

KUASIA Asian Ambassadors’ Talk Series begins this semester with the presentation of Ambassador of Japan to Türkiye, H.E. Mr. Akio Miyajima. His talk titled 'Asia in the 21st Century and Japan' took place on Thursday, March 1st, 2018  at Koç University.

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March 2018, Thursday
Location: Founders' Hall Time: 15:00