Co-Opinion held its 4th Annual Youth Summit titled “Revolution of the Industry, Evolution of the World” on 22nd of June at Bogazici University, Istanbul. With the valuable contributions of the participants; the 4th Industrial Revolution and its social implications have been discussed in three different workshops under the guidance of professionals and academics.
Murad Ardaç, Digital Transformation Leader at Koç Holding and Selcan Kaynak, Chairperson, Political Science and International Relations at Bogazici University delivered keynote speeches on June 22nd, 2019.
Next, the Annual Summit continued with the panel gathering academics and professionals from distinct disciplines and backgrounds. We hosted Prof. M. Asım Karaömerlioğlu, Director, Ataturk Institute at Bogazici University, Şerif Kaynar, Chairman, Korn Ferry Group, Hansın Dogan, Private Sector Programme Manager, UNDP Turkey, Hülya Aras, Industry 4.0 and Digital Transformation Advisor & Social Entrepreneur and Kaan Akın, Founder & Ceo, Hackquarters.
Panelists debated over the topics of Industry 4.0, social implications of Industry 4.0 and the novelties of the new industrial era, and they drew attention to implications for the future generations in the session.
After the panel, the participants were divided into three groups for three workshops named: Education 4.0, Digitization of Industry and Digital Rights and Cybersecurity.
After the workshops, we held an evaluation session in which the assessments of the Co-Opinion team were presented and discussed. In the final part, we had closing speeches and a certification ceremony where our participants received their certificates for their attendance and participation to the 4th Annual Summit in Istanbul.