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A New Round of the BSEC-URTA Development

A New Round of the BSEC-URTA Development

The 44th Meeting of the BSEC-URTA Management Council was held on 6 February 2018 in TOBB Plaza, Istanbul, Turkey. 

The meeting chaired by the BSEC-URTA President Ms. Asli Gozutok attended the following executives: BSEC-URTA Deputy President Mr. Georgi Petarneychev, BSEC-URTA Vice-President Mr. Ilirjan Mataj, on behalf of the Vice-President Mr. Radu Dinescu Ms. Delia Costescu, Honorary President Mr. Vladimir Florea, on behalf of the Honorary President Mr. Çetinoğlu Mr. Haydar Özkan, on behalf of Mr. Halim Mete Ahmet Karakaş, Secretray General Mr. Adrian Albu.

On the meeting the achievements of 2017 were summarized, the priorities to be focused on in 2018 were determined. TOBB-UND and Mobiltrust companies presented their activities, and members of Management Council considered the cooperation with them.

Next meeting of BSEC-URTA Management Council will be held on 7 June 2018 in Sofia, Bulgaria back-to-back with 33rd Meeting of the BSEC-URTA General Assembly.

Please click here for the Agenda, here for the Activity Report on Priorities in 2017 and here for Working Program 2018. 

Decisions of the 44th Meeting of the BSEC-URTA Management Council are as follows.


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