Mimar Sinan Commemoration Panel, organized by Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University, Ahmet Hamdi Tanpınar Literature Research and Application Center, was held on April 9, 2019 in TÜBA-Rabi Madrasa.
2018 TÜBA-GEBİP Award Owner and head of Constitutional Law at Istanbul University Assoc. Prof. Saadet Yüksel was elected by Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE)'s Election Commission for Judges to the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) as the representative judge for Turkey. Assoc. Prof. Yüksel will serve for the next nine years behalf of Turkey.
TÜBA have made a call for the award program, which is created by TÜBA Honorary Member Prof. Dr. Fuat Sezgin in 2019 which was announced by President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan as Prof. Dr. Fuat Sezgin Year. The winners of awards, that is given for the purpose of promoting and appreciating scientists and scientific studies in the history of science and related fields in memory of Fuat Sezgin died June 30, 2018, will be selected by the Academy Council after the evaluation of the referees and committees.
Academy Associate Member and METU Faculty Member Prof. Dr. Melahat Bilge Demirköz has been selected for the Forum of Young Global Leaders, initiated by the World Economic Forum (WEF).
World famous historian, Academy Honorary Member Prof. Dr. Kemal Haşim Karpat was buried on February 25 at the Fatih Mosque. He was the founding chairman of the Central Asian Studies Association and coordinator of the University of Wisconsin Central Asian Studies Program. Prof. Karpat died at the age of 96 on February 20, 2019 at the Madison Hospital in Wisconsin, USA, on February 20, 2019 due to age-related multiple organ failure.