SYMPOSIUM

Manifesto; “Greater Bosphorus Urbanization Problems”, “İstanbul Bosphorus and its neighboors” Symposium, 12.11.1973. Sustainability and Green Environment Foundation.

Manifesto; “Why Wood?” Where is wood in Architecture? Symposium, 01.07.1995 ICOMOS.

Manifesto; “Tourism and Architecture: On Questions, Problems and the Architect’s Responsibility” Tourism Symposium Organized by North Cyprus and Antalya Municipality, 15.10.2004 Lefkoşa.

Speaker; “A Modernist Revolutionary: Seyfi Arkan” Turkish Chamber of Architects, Commemoration of Seyfi Arkan (2008-2010) Symposium, 22.01.2010, Turkish Chamber of Architects, Istanbul.

Speaker; “Architectural Planning of a Promenade and Problems faced in Construction”. 3.Tourism and Architecture Symposium “Tourism and Architecture in Urban Culture”, 27.11.2010. Turkish Chamber of Architects, Antalya.

Speaker; “Architecture and Competition Closing Night”, 07.05.2013. Istanbul Techical University Faculty of Architecture Closing Panel Speakers: Celal Abdi Güzer, Semra Uygur, Ercan Ağırbaş, Nurbin Paker, Ersen Gürsel

Speaker; “Commemoration of Haluk Baysal-Melih Birsel” (2012-2014) “Baysal-Birsel Rationalism – Architectural Practice in the second half of the 20th Century ” Symposium, 07.03.2014 Turkish Chamber of Architects, Istanbul. Speakers: Doğan Hasol, Ersen Gürsel

TELEVISION

•”ESTET” – On Ersen Gursel, 1999. TV-8, June. İrfan Kuriş

•Guest; “Long Live Architecture” TV Show – Episode 2 “Architect and his Client” Consultant: Doğan Tekeli, 29.08.2009. Other Guests: Doğan Tekeli, Han Tümertekin, Uğur Tanyeli, Emine Cansever Öğün, Oğuz Öztuzcu

•Guest; “Long Live Architecture” TV Show – Episode 3 “Walking around in the City” Consultant: Şükrü Kocagöz 05.09.2009 Other Guests: Şükrü Kocagöz, Baykan Günay, Hasan Özbay, Josep Acebillo

PANEL

•Speaker; Yıldız Gatering: Architecture Construction 02.06.1999 Yıldız Technical University

•Speaker; “Architecture and Wood” Wood in Traditional and Contemporary Architecture, 15.12.2000 Turkish Chamber of Architects and Engineers Union, Chamber of Architects in Bartın.

•Speaker; “How is the Formation of an Architect?” Panel Discussion, 18.04.2003 Istanbul Technical University Faculty of Architecture.

•Speaker; “Architects Discuss: The Art of Building” 01.04.2004. Yapı-Endüstri Center, Other Guests: Cengiz Bektaş, Cafer Bozkurt, Han Tümertekin

•Speaker; “Architecture Competitions as a motive for Building” 24.02.2005 İSMD, Other Guests: Hasan Özbay, Boran Ekinci, Hasan Şener, Oğuz Özer, Bülent Tarım Görüş-Yorum: Cafer Bozkurt, Emre Aysu, Ersen Gürsel

•Speaker; “Architecture as a new trend of Consumption” 03.11.2009. Architects Association 1927

•Speaker; “How to achieve an Urban Quality?” İMSAD 5.International Panel Series – 1.Session Topic: “Urban Renewal, Society, Culture, and Law”, 05.12.2013 1.Moderator: Cüneyt Özdemir Speaker: Bülent Yalazı, Talip Temizer, Selami Öztürk

•Opening Speaker; “What do Architects talk about this month?”, 13.01.2014

•Opening Speaker; “What do Architects talk about this month: Rant in the City”, 13.02.2014 Other Speakers: Tavit Köletavitoğlu, Mustafa Sönmez

•Opening Speaker; “What do Architects talk about this month: Subjects of the City and Ethic”, 15.04.2014, Other Speakers: Betül Çotuksöken

•Opening Speaker; “What do Architects talk about this month: Canal Istanbul Madness”

•Opening Speaker; İSMD Mega Project: İstanbul, Where to?” Panel, 06.05.2014. (İSMD) Other Speakers: Doğan Hasol, Prof. Haydar Karabey, Prof. Orhan Demir, Prof. Zekai Görgülü

•Speaker, “National Architecture Awards and Turkish Architecture in the 21st Century” Panel, 24.10.2014. Turkish Chamber of Architects in Istanbul. Moderator: Sinan Omacan, Other Speakers: Haydar Karabey, Boğaçhan Dündaralp and Arif Güven Sargın

•Opening Speaker, “Architectural Critique” Panel, 22.11.2014. İSMD Moderator: İpek Akpınar, Other Speakers: Afife Batur, Ali Cengizkan, Beral Madra, Çağatay Keskinok

CONGRESS

•Manifesto; “What do we have left from the 20th Century?”, 11.06.2003 ,Turkish Chamber of Architects in Bursa

•Council Member and Moderator; “Urban Planning and Architecture”,  17th International Architecture and Life Congress, 21.05.2005. Turkish Chamber of Architects in Bursa (Other Council Members: Bora Akçay, Aydan Balamir, Güngör Kaftancı, Haydar Karabey, Aslı Özbay and Murat Taş)

MEETINGS

•Attendee; Istanbul Mayor Kadir Topbas Meets the Architects of Moda; “About the Moda Drive”, 12.07.2004. Other Attendees: Bülent Özer, Zekai Görgülü, Işık Aydemir, Aykut Köksal

•Attendee, İmp Meetings 4: The Historical Old Town and its Preservation, 15.02.2007. Other İMP Attendees: Zeynep Enlil (Moderator), İclal Dinçer, Tavit Köletavitoğlu, Beral Madra

•Moderatör, Kalebodur Serbest Mimarlar Çanakkale Buluşması, 01.10.2010. Serbest Mimarlar Derneği

CONFERENCE

•Speaker; “Early works of Masters” 1. Istanbul Architecture Festival, 06.10.2004

•Opening Speaker; “Why will Turkish Architecture be drawn to Wood?” 01.09.2005, Organization: National Wood Union, Yapı Endüstri Center.

•Speaker; “Ulusal Ahşap Birliği 2000′den 2015′e” Konuşmacı, “Cities say Wood” Wooden Buildings Congress, 30.01.2015, İstanbul Congress Center, Harbiye

SEMINAR

•Moderator; “Wood 2005″ Seminar, 26.02.2005 National Wood Union, Speakers: Atilla Yücel, Cem Yücel, Nevzat Sayın, Şevki PEKİN, Berin F.Gür

•Speaker; “From traditional to contemporary: Wooden Architecture and Sustainability”, “Why Wood” Seminar, 07.06.2007. National Wood Union

WORKSHOP

•Workshop Director, “The Fall of the City”, 03.10.2005. Architecture and the City Week: “City and the Sea” Turkish Chamber of Architects in Istanbul, yildiz Techinal University Faculty of Architecture. Other Directors: Deniz İncedayı, Ayşen Ciravoğlu, Haydar Karabey

PRESENTATION

•Opening Speaker; “Urban Quality” EWTA2009, Ayvalık, 15.06.2009. Gazi University EWTA Programme.

FORUM

•Speaker; IABA Antalya Architecture Biennial – Architecture Forum, 2011. Turkish Chamber of Architects in Antalya

•Speaker; Local Architecture 02.11.2013. Other Speakers: Bülend Ceylan, İhsan Bilgin, Doğan Hasol, Eyüp Muhcu

EXHIBITION

•”Thinking with a Line/ Thinking on the Line” Collective Exhibition, 2011 Antalya Architecture Biennial Event

TALKS

•Speaker; KSM Conversations on Architecture. (Speakers: Ersen Gürsel, Utarıt İzgi, A.Boysan, M.Onat, E.Gürsel, N.Özkaya) 23.09.1993

•Speaker; “Class Notes” Speaker at the opening of the exhibition “Modernist Revolutionary: Seyfi Arkan”, 15.03.2010. Turkish Chamber of Architects, Antalya, Salt / Summer House Exhibition: Ersen Gürsel, Öcal Ertüzün “Ersen Gürsel and Öcal Ertüzün on Aktur Tatil Siteleri”, 23.08.2014

•Speaker; “Promenades: Akturs, Side Promenade, Bitez, Ortakent, Yahşi Yalıs”, Promenade Talks (Summer House Exhibition Program), 25.10.2014. SALT Beyoğlu. Organizor: Meriç ÖnerOTHER

•Speaker; “What’s happening in Taksim Square”, 10.03.2012, Tarihçi Bookstore, Kadikoy, Moda.

•Speaker; “Privilage of living in Istanbul”, 14.11.2012, Istanbul University of Culture, Architecture Talks

CAREER FAIRS

•Speaker, “30 to 30″ 21.03.2012, Istanbul Union of Independent Architects.

RADIO SHOWS

•Guest, “Open Architecture” Radio Show, Acik Radio – On Ersen Gürsel and Istanbul Union of Independent Architects, 28.02.2013, Host: Volkan Taşkın

•Guest, “The Voice of Russia” Radio Show, 11.06.2013. On İstanbul and Gezi Park

•Guest, “Open Sea” Radio Show, Acik Radyo – On Canal Istanbul Project, 27.07.2013, Host: Beysun Gökçin, Other Guests: Tan Oral

•Guest, “Golden Hours” Radio Show, Acik Radyo, 15.01.2014, Host:Gürhan Ertür, Argun Yum

LECTURES

•Visiting Lecturer, Architectural Theory and Criticism, Istanbul Techical University Department of Architecture, Graduate Studies, Spring 2013

•Speaker, “Taksim Square and Gezi Park”, 22.12.2014.

OTHER

•Speaker; “Tourism and Urbanization in Marmaris”, 16.05.2009. Other Speakers: Tavit Köletavitoğlu, Oktay Ekinci, Saim Nalkaya, Haydar Karabey