Within the scope of Science20 (Science 20-S20), the G20 Science Advisors' Roundtable Meeting was held on August 26-27 in Gandhinagar, India. The "Science20 Declaration" prepared based on the suggestions and criticisms of academies during S20 meetings throughout the year, and provided in the attachment, will be shared with the leaders of G20 countries on September 9-10, 2023.
TÜBA Full Member and TÜBA Council Member Prof. Dr. Kadriye Arzum Erdem Gürsan was invited to be a member of the scientific advisory board of the TALANTA Journal, which is indexed by Science Citation Index and has an impact value of 6.1 (H-index: 178).
With the Presidential decree published in the Official Gazette dated August 1, 2023, TÜBA Full Members Prof. Dr. Hasan Mandal, President of TÜBİTAK, was appointed as a Member of the Council of Higher Education, Prof. Dr. Osman Bülent Zülfikar was appointed as the Rector of Istanbul University, and Prof. Dr. Süleyman Kızıltoprak, Advisor to TÜBA President, was appointed as the Rector of Kütahya Dumlupınar University.
A delegation from the Malaysian Academy of Science and Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI) visited TÜBA President Prof. Dr. Muzaffer Şeker.
Prof. Dr. Hüseyin Arslan, TÜBA Full Member and Dean of the Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences at Istanbul Medipol University was presented with his medal at a ceremony held in Washington, DC, as one of the 169 academic inventors selected by the US National Academy of Inventors (NAI).