Political and media experts will be in Bonn on April 13th to discuss the topic “Turkey – Media organization en route to Europe?” Registration is now open for this academic media symposium.
This year’s Deutsche Welle Media Dialogue will look at the various aspects of the Turkish media market. The lectures and panel discussions with political and media experts will focus primarily on structural, economic, legal and media policy perspectives. Discussions will look at the labor conditions of media workers in Turkey, the regulation of print, broadcast media and the Internet as well as characteristics and the understanding of press freedoms within the Turkish media system.
Participants in the dialogue include Professor Rita Süssmuth, former president of the German federal parliament and current chair of the German-Turkish University consortium; Professor Haluk Sahin, columnist and journalism professor at the Instanbul Bilgi University; the Istanbul-based ZDF television correspondent Mr. Halim Hosny; and Mr. Baha Güngör, head of Deutsche Welle’s Turkish department.
For further information on the program and to register for Deutsche Welle’s Media Dialogue please click on the link below.