Sabancı University's cooperation with the Ayvalık District Directorate of National Education within the scope of the Creative Technologies Atelier continues to develop.
In this context, the Foundation Development Directorate provides a training entitled "The Three Great Transformations of the 21st Century: What is it? Why is it Important" to 120 middle school and 120 high school students in Ayvalık.
For the year 2021, the training held between February 1-5 (middle school) and February 8-12 (high school), the Foundation Development Director Emre Erol and the lecturers in the Foundation Development Directorate Süphan Bakkal, Duygu Karaoğlan Altop, and the Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences Project Postdoctoral researcher, Nihal Öztolan Erol, discussed three significant transformations of the current century (Global Warming, Gene Editing, and Algorithms), the technological developments behind these transformations, and the social, economic and political consequences of these transformations.
Lectures are given voluntarily by Faculty Members and done online.