TÜBA 53rd General Assembly was held in Ankara on July 4, 2018. The Presidency and member elections made after the opening speeches of Minister of Science, Industry and Technology Dr. Faruk Özlü and TÜBA President Prof. Ahmet Cevat Acar, and Academy Conference titled as “Westernism of Second Constitutionalism and Reform in the Religion” by TÜBA Principal Member Prof. M. Şükrü Hanioğlu.
One of the leading historians of the world, TÜBA Honorary Member and Researcher of Islamic Science History in Islam Prof. Fuat Sezgin lost his life on June 30, 2018.
The Bilateral Agreement and Protocol was signed between TÜBA and Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences-VASS on June 19, 2018.
TUBA previously called upon the US administration to retreat from the grave mistake to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and the decision to move its embassy to this city, which constitutes a clear violation of the UN resolutions and international law.
The last nomination date for “The Union of National Academies of Sciences of the Turkic World (TUBAB) - Summer School on International Law, Diplomacy and Cooperation” that will be organized by TÜBA at the “2018 Cultural Capital of the Turkic World – Kastamonu is June 9th, 2018.
TÜBA President Prof. Ahmet Cevat Acar and TÜBA Vice-President Prof. Ahmet Nuri Yurdusev attended the General Assembly Meeting of the All European Academies (ALLEA) held in Sofia on 16-17 May 2018 hosted by the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (BAS) and the scientific symposium on Science in Times of Challenged Trust and Expertise under the SAPEA project Shaping European Science Advice: Insights and Experiences.