Bridging Ages Turkey meeting in Giresun, Turkey

27 November 2017, Giresun Ramada Hotel

Under the lead of Goperatif (Black Sea Association for Ecological Development), Hakan Adanir organized the stakeholder meeting and Time Travel training in Giresun, Turkey. The meeting was held with the aim of promoting the experiences of the Time Travel Method and start up the initiative of Bridging Ages in Turkey. Ebbe Westergren from Kalmar Läns Museum presented the method and its best practices around the world including the experiences in Kalmar, Sweden. Participants of the meeting were attended by experts in the field of tourism, nature, archeology and history; Mr Ilhami Yetkin from Alanya Municipality City Museum, Mr Serkan Aygoren from Istanbul EcoTurco, Ms Aysegul Cil from LushNature, Netherlands. Local and regional stakeholders included, Giresun Municipality Project Office, Giresun Culture and Tourism Management. The discussions and presentations were lively and interactive. The method of Time Travel and Applied Heritage was found very useful in many respects for Turkey, especially for the future plans of New Time Travel stories in the Black Sea region.

This meeting was made possible with the financial support from the GencDes programme of Turkish Ministry of Culture and Tourism.

Giresun/Ordu Time Travel team