The SETA Foundation at Washington D.C. invites you to a conference on “Turkey: A Year after the July 15 Coup Attempt” to discuss the implications of the coup attempt as they continue to affect Turkey as well as its foreign policy and relations with the U.S.
10:00 AM – Registration
10:30 AM – Coups in Turkey and the July 15 Coup Attempt
Hakan Yavuz, Professor of Political Science, University of Utah
Ravza Kavakci Kan, Deputy Chairperson of the AK Party, Member of Parliament
Necdet Ozcelik, Research Fellow, Security Studies, The SETA Foundation
Ismail Caglar, Director of Media Studies, The SETA Foundation in Istanbul
Moderator: Kadir Ustun, Executive Director, The SETA Foundation at Washington D.C.
12:00 PM – Keynote Address by General Yasar Guler, The Commander of the Gendarmerie Forces of Turkey
1:00 PM – Lunch
1:30 PM – Security and Foreign Policy after the July 15 Coup Attempt
Amb. James Jeffrey, Philip Solondz Distinguished Fellow, The Washington Institute for Near East Policy
Col. Richard Outzen, Senior U.S. Army Advisor & Member of Policy Planning Staff, U.S. Department of State
Nursin Guney, Professor of International Relations, Yildiz Technical University
Murat Yesiltas, Director of Security Studies, The SETA Foundation
Moderator: Kilic Kanat, Research Director, The SETA Foundation at Washington D.C.
The Foundation for Political, Economic and Social Research (SETA) at Washington, D.C. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, independent, nonpartisan think tank based in Washington, D.C. dedicated to innovative studies on national, regional, and international issues concerning Turkey and US-Turkey relations.