Ibn Haldun University Research Center for Ethics Studies (IHU ETAM) was launched with a well-attended program in Istanbul Chamber of Commerce (ITO). After Head of the Competition Authority, Prof. Ömer Torlak delivered a speech about the importance of sustainability and ethics in every aspect of life, İTO Secretary General Assoc. Prof. Nihat Alayoğlu moderated a panel on “Business Ethics from the Perspective of Sustainability”.
The third episode of Business workshop series is continuing with a seminar titled “Around the World in 7 Days: International Management Consulting” by Mustafa Serdar BOŞÇA, Partner & Managing Director, Boston Consulting Group.
The global conference on Awqaf of which Ibn Haldun University was one of the co-organizers has taken place in Doha, Qatar on December 2-6, 2018. Hamad bin Khalifa University hosted the conference where prominent participants from both academia and practice has made presentations on historical roots and applications of Awqaf under the age of rapid technological innovations and increased need for alternative funding for development and humanitarian purposes. Topics such as Awqaf in history and their modern implications, their role in community development, global development agenda and the possible socio-economic impact of Awqaf, Awqaf in the era of Blockchain, the governance and performance of Awqaf, and the role of cash waqf are discussed during three days together with some case studies covering Muslim countries.
Dr. Nihat Gumus from Ibn Haldun University, School of Business has delivered two presentations named as “Cash Waqf as a Means of Promoting Financial Inclusion and Entrepreneurship: Evidence and Policy Recommendations” and “An Overview of Awqaf in Turkey”.
We are inviting to our panel “Blockchain for social good: catalyzing shared prosperity through transparency” at Nov 16th, 2018. After opening remarks form Prof.Mustafa K. Yılmaz, the moderator as Dr.Nihat Gümüş and the panelists, Mairan Petrovic from UNDP and Dr. Ahmet Kaplan give examples of social applications with Blockchain.
Dr. Ahmet Kaplan presided over the panel of “Expert Group Meeting on Digital Transformation” organized by Statistical, Economic and Social Research and Training Centre for Islamic Countries (SESRIC) linked to Organization of Islamic Cooperation. He also delivered a speech entitled “Technical Issues, Digital Transformation
Dr. Çetin Ali Dönmez talked about the crypto currency market in the Leading Knowledge Series organized by Turkish Airlines Aviation Academy. Dr. Dönmez discussed the paramount importance and potential threats of this new trend.
Digital money is based on the encryption method. It is created and transferred without the intervention of a banking system.