The International congress on “Blue Black Sea”
will be organized by
Department of International Relations at the Faculty of
Economics and Administrative Sciences. The full title of
International Congress is
“Blue Black Sea: New
Dimensions of Security, Energy, Environment, Economy,
Strategy and Education”.
SAKARYA UNIVERSITY “BLUE BLACK SEA” CONGRESS will be
held between 14 and 17 October, 2008 under the
distinguished patronage of the Rector of Sakarya
University, Professor Mehmet Durman.
The Main Aims and Contents of the Congress,
The aim of the Congress is to bring together experts
and researchers of (primarily but not exclusively)
the Black Sea regional states in order to analyze
political, economic, social and cultural relations
among the states of the Black Sea region.
In addition to the standard coastal states, other
states that belong to the corridor carrying Caspian
Energy sources to the west through the connection
between Asia Europe (Albania, Serbia, Armenia, and
Azerbaijan) are all considered as Black Sea states.
In the contemporary world politics, Black Sea is a
pivotal region for the global powers. Color
revolutions are a case in point for they herald a
new power struggle in the line of Baltic-Black Sea-Caspian
The Place and Importance of The Black Sea for Global
Peace and World Politics
The Black Sea Oriented International Foundations:
Their aims, organs, and functions: Black Sea
Economic Cooperation (BSEC), NATO, OSCE, EU, UN
Important Deadlines and Dates...
Deadline for receipt of abstracts