October 8, 2018 – October 15, 2018

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Wednesday, October 10

“Medical Genetics and Genomic Medicine in Turkey: A Bright Future in a New Era in the Life Sciences,” by Prof. Tayfun Özçelik (Bilkent University), at SU-01 (UNAM Conference Hall), 4:40 p.m.

Wednesday, October 10

“Intentions, Institutions, and Indiscernibles,” by Vis. Prof. Stein Haugom Olsen, at G-160, 4:40 p.m. Organized by ELIT.

Friday, October 12

“From High Pressure to Vacuum-Fokker-Planck/DSMC Method for Gas Dynamics at All Knudsen Numbers,” by Prof. Patrick Jenny (ETH Zürich, Switzerland), at Mithat Çoruh Auditorium, 10:40 a.m.

Friday, October 12

“Rhetorical Investigation of Managerial Legitimations: Studying Arguments on Allegedly Unfair Career Advancement Decisions,” by Dr. Rasim Serdar Kurdoğlu, at MA-330, 1:30 p.m. Organized by MAN.

Friday, October 19

“A Cardinality-Induced Disaggregated Formulation of the Generalized Assignment Problem and Its Facets,” by Prof. Ishwar Murthy (Bilkent University), at EA-409, 1:40 p.m. Organized by IE.


Friday, October 12

“iToM: An Explicit Action-Based Approach for an Implicit Theory of Mind,” by Jedediah W.P. Allen (Bilkent University), at FEASS, A-130, 12:40 p.m. Organized by the Mind, Brain and Behavior Research Group at Bilkent University.


Friday and Saturday, October 12 and 13, 8 p.m.

Bilkent Concert Hall

Season Opening Concerts

Nil Venditti, conductor

Fazıl Say, piano

F. Say, “Kapalı Çarşı”

C. Saint-Saëns, Concerto for Piano No. 2 in G minor, Op. 22

L. van Beethoven, Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92


Saturday, October 20, 8 p.m.

Bilkent Concert Hall

“A Breath of Time”

Eric Jacobsen, conductor

David Guerrier, trumpet/horn

A. Jolivet, Concerto for Trumpet No. 2

J. Sibelius, “Finlandia,” Op. 26

E. Chabrier, Larghetto for Horn and Orchestra

I. Stravinsky, Symphony in Three Movements


Friday, October 26, 8 p.m.

Bilkent Concert Hall

“Exotic Melodies”

Vladimir Fanshil, conductor

Pumeza Matshikiza, soprano

A. Dvorak, Slavonic Dance No. 1

G. Puccini, “Donde lieta usci” from “La Bohème”

G. Puccini, “Signore, ascolta” from “Turandot”

A. Dvorak, Slavonic Dance No. 2

G. Fauré, “Après un Rêve”

A. Dvorak, “Rusalka”

South African Folk Songs

A. Borodin, Polovtsian Dances


Saturday, November 10, 8 p.m.

Bilkent Concert Hall

In Memory of Atatürk

Fawzi Haimor, conductor

Noriyoshi Murakami, tuba

Berfin Aksu, violin

Ezgisu Apaydın, violin

Demirhan Gökbudak, violin

Muhammedjan Sharipov, violin