The proposal of the Rector's Office of Zonguldak Bülent Ecevit University to establish a "Filyos Sustainable Development Application and Research Center" was approved by the Higher Education Council in order to contribute scientifically to the "Filyos Valley Project", one of the investments that will play an important role in the sustainable development of our country.
Our Center, which is planned to be in interdisciplinary cooperation with all academic units of Zonguldak Bülent Ecevit University, aims to contribute to regional sustainable development by sharing information, findings and analyzes about Filyos and its surroundings with the public. The center will also provide researchers and academics with versatile research and development opportunities, and the research will contribute to the scientific accumulation.
'Interdisciplinary Activities Will Be Carried Out in Fields such as Energy, Industrial Production, Steel, Environment, Logistics, Tourism, Migration, Employment'
One of the most important missions of Filyos Sustainable Development Application and Research Center is to provide local, regional and global interdisciplinary education and training about Filyos and its surroundings by experts specialized in fields such as energy, industrial production, steel, environment, logistics, tourism, migration and employment. conducting research activities and sharing the information that emerges as a result of these activities.
Rector Prof. Dr. Çufalı: We Will Continue to Take a Role in Every Stage of the Filyos Valley Project
Making a statement on the subject, Zonguldak Bülent Ecevit University Rector Prof. Dr. Mustafa Çufalı stated that the approval given by the Council of Higher Education to the proposal for the establishment of the 'Filyos Sustainable Development Application and Research Center' within the rectorate was pleasing on behalf of Zonguldak Bülent Ecevit University, our province and our region, and thanked the President of YÖK for his support. Dr. Erol Özvar, former President of YÖK Prof. Dr. He started by thanking Yekta Saraç and the Members of the Council of Higher Education.
Stating that they have given great importance to the Filyos Valley Project from the very beginning, that the Filyos Workshop organized within this framework was productive and that the preparations for the Filyos Congress, which is planned to be held on October 15-16 under the organization of Zonguldak Bülent Ecevit University, were made, our Rector said, "Our Center for Sustainable Development, Filyos will play an important role in making the scientific and technological support sustainable for the Filyos Region and its surroundings, which is envisaged to become a commercial, industrial and logistics base. I would like to thank everyone who contributed to the establishment of the Center, and I hope that our Center will be beneficial for our province and region.” said