December 02, 2019 – December 09, 2019

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Photograph by Oğuz Benice

Saturday, December 7, 8 p.m.

Bilkent Concert Hall


Pierre Bleuse, conductor

Yulianna Avdeeva, piano

E. Grieg | Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op. 16

G. Shostakovich | Symphony No. 15 in A major, Op. 141


Saturday, December 14, 8 p.m.

Bilkent Concert Hall

“Distant Worlds”

Tito Ceccherini, conductor

Simone Lamsma, violin

A. Webern | Passacaglia, Op. 1

M. Bruch | Concerto for Violin No. 1 in G minor

R. Strauss | “Tod und Verklärung,” Op. 24


Monday, December 9

“The Future Technique,” by Ian James (Unversity of Cambridge), in the Library Art Gallery, 5:30 p.m. Organized by CCI.


Wednesday, December 4

“Derin Uzayda Bilim,” by Dr. Umut Yıldız (NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory Caltech), at the Bilkent Concert Hall, 7 p.m. Organized by the IEEE Student Branch.


Until December 16

Exhibition of paintings by Suna Özkalan at the Library Art Gallery. The exhibition will be open between 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. every day except Sundays and Mondays.


Tuesday, December 3

“Protecting Human Rights at the World’s Borders: Migrant Loss and Disappearance,” by Dr. Danai Angeli, in B-114, 12:40 p.m. Organized by LAW.

Wednesday, December 4

“Calculus of Endofunctors on the Category of Abelian Groups II,” by Özgün Ünlü (Bilkent University), at FS, SA-141, 10:40 p.m. Organized by MATH.

Wednesday, December 4

“Fundamentals of Software Testing,” by Kadir Herkiloğlu (HAVELSAN), in CE-106, 12:40 p.m. Organized by CTIS.

Wednesday, December 4

“On-Demand Service Sharing and Collective Dynamic Pricing,” by Mustafa Doğan (MIT Sloan School of Management), in EA-409, 1:40 p.m. Organized by IE.

Friday, December 6

“Optimal Parameter Encoding Strategies for Estimation Theoretic Secure Communications,” by Çağrı Göken (Bilkent University), in EE-314, 1:30 p.m. Organized by EE.

Friday, December 6

“Optimal Agricultural Supply Planning Under Climate Change: The Impact of Extreme Weather Conditions,” by Utku Serhatlı (INSEAD), in EA-409, 1:40 p.m. Organized by IE.

Friday, December 6

“2D Semiconductors for Optoelectronic and Straintronics,” by Prof. Andres Castellanos-Gomez (Instituto de Ciencia de Materiales de Madrid), in the UNAM Conference Room, 3:40 p.m. Organized by UNAM.

Thursday, December 19

“Risk Analytics and Optimization at the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL),” by Çağıl Koçyiğit, in EA-409, 1:40 p.m. Organized by IE.


December  4, 11, 18 and 25

“The Actor’s Nightmare,” staged by Department of Performing Arts students, will take place at 8 p.m., in the Chamber Theater Hall. For tickets:


Wednesday, December 4

“The Future of Technique,” by Ian James (University of Cambridge) in the Library Art Gallery, 5:40 p.m. Organized by CCI.

Thursday, December 5

“Toprağın Gıdası Kompost,” by Mehmet  Başaran, at FADA, FB-309, 12:30 p.m. Organized by LAUD.


Friday, December 6

“The Byzantine Countryside: Insular and Coastal Perspectives,” at FEASS, C-Block Auditorium, 9 a.m. Organized by HIST.