Study in the US Fair 2018 brought to life in partnership with USCS, US CG in Istanbul, Education USA and Fulbright Commission
by Mezun Group
Study US Virtual Fair 2018, which is organized in partnership with U.S. Commercial Service, U.S. Consulate General in Istanbul, Education USA, Fulbright Commission Turkey, Mezun Group and ISF, took place at Bahçeşehir University, Besiktas Campus on Jan 16th 2018.
The fair is unique with it’s hybrid model, offering visitors one-on-one talking time with American university, college and language school representatives via video chat. The event started with a ribbon cutting ceremony in attendance of Deputy Consul General Barbara Thomas, BAU Global Vice Chairman Coşkun İnce and Bahçeşehir University Vice President Prof. Tunç Bozbura.
During the fair visitors had the opportunity to enjoy seminars by The Fulbright Commission (“Scholarships – Education & life in the US”) and US Consulate Visa Section (“Student visas”).
A TechXistanbul Summit panel also took place as the featured event of the summit, sponsored by VR-Masters. It was an hour long panel about “Artificial Intelligence & Mixed Reality”. VR-Masters CEO Ali C. Hantal moderated the panel and the guests were Microsoft Türkiye CTO – Mr. Onur KOÇ and IBM Türkiye Cognitive Tech Leader – Mr. Kıvanç Uslu. The panel was streamed live in 360 on www.vrm.tv.