Dr. Bassem Khafagy attended a meeting with Prof. Haldun Göktaş, the general secretary of Turkey’s İnteruniversity Board (AÜK), (Üniversitelerarası Kurul Başkanlığı), today in Ankara, Turkey.
The meeting discussed how Turkish universities can address and deal with internationalization issues, and the ambitions of Turkey to become a global education hub.
Dr. Khafagy also explained how Smart University Foundation can support universities in collaboration with world-wide higher education institutions.
Prof. Göktaş accepted to address this topic as a keynote speaker in the upcoming SUF19 conference on the future of higher education which will be held in Antalya, Turkey, on 5-7 November, 2019.
The meeting was held at Prof. Göktaş’s office at YÖK (Yükseköğretim Kurulu Başkanlığı); the Council of Higher Education (CoHE), in Ankara.