Venue and Host
The I·HE2023 Conference will be hosted by Anadolu University and held at the Istanbul University Prof. Dr. Fuat Sezgin Congress Center.
Istanbul University Fuat Sezgin Congress Center is located on the European Side of Istanbul. It is situated in the Historical Peninsula, surrounded by the Golden Horn (Haliç) in the north, the Bosphorus in the east, and the Marmara Sea in the south. The conference venue is in the heart of Istanbul, which is close to sightseeing places such as Hagia Sophia, Sultanahmet Square, the Blue Mosque, Topkapi Palace, the Hippodrome, the Grand Bazaar, etc. It has world-class convention facilities such as convention halls, conference rooms, and event halls.
About Anadolu University
Eskiehir Academy of Economic and Commercial Sciences, founded in 1958, formed the basis of Anadolu University. The Academy was replaced by Anadolu University in 1982, which has gained a well-deserved place as a modern, dynamic and innovative institution among the largest universities not only in Türkiye, but also in the world. Situated in the center of Eskiehir, which is well-known as a city of science, culture and youth, its campus houses 12 faculties (undergraduate level) - three of which offer distance education, 3 applied schools – one of which is of music and drama, 2 vocational schools (associate level), 6 graduate schools – four of which are graduate and postgraduate level, and 30 research centers.
Anadolu University has been a pioneering institution on many fronts. Most important of these is the success of implementing the distance education system. Today, the total number of students of the three distance education faculties is over 2 million. The success in the development of this system has been taken as a model by many institutions in various countries.