TÃBÄ°TAK BÄ°LGEM held âCrypto Child Workshopâ during the âApril 23 International Children Festivalâ which was organized between 22-23-24 April of 2016. The workshop was organized with the joint contributions of BÄ°LGEM UEKAE and Corporate Communication Department.
In the event, which was organized by Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality and hosted approximately a thousand children from 41 countries, TÃBÄ°TAK BÄ°LGEM stand was visited by a hundreds of children. With âCrypto Child Workshopâ, TÃBÄ°TAK BÄ°LGEM aimed at creating awareness among children towards cryptology and mathematics.
Additionally, TÃBÄ°TAK BÄ°LGEM made presentations on Mathematics and Cryptology and played games with children. Presentations and games consisted of different parts, prepared for children of preschool, elementary and primary education. Children both learned and enjoyed during the plays on mathematics, crypto and mind games. Both children and the youth visiting TÃBÄ°TAK BÄ°LGEM stand were presented TÃBÄ°TAK publications. Parents and other adults were also presented TÃBÄ°TAK publications and informed about TÃBÄ°TAK BÄ°LGEM
In the festival under the theme of âScienceâ, TÃBÄ°TAK BÄ°LGEM was represented with the following names: Mehmet SabÄ±r Kiraz (PhD), Ä°sa Sertkaya (PhD), Ãznur ArabacÄ±, Osmanbey Uzunkol (PhD), Mehmet Karahan, Umut UludaÄ (PhD), Ahmet Ãakmak, Muhammed Ali BingÃ¶l, Atakan Arslan, Meltem ParmaksÄ±z, MÃ¼ge ArÄ±tÃ¼rk MÄ±zrak, Filiz AÄdemir, Hacer Åartepe GÃ¶ren, Åeyda DoÄru, Hilal Dursun SÃ¶kmen and Kerem Bora Ãzbayrak.
Children from all around the world visited three different galleries namely being âPerception and Realityâ, âTry and Seeâ and âOur Dynamic Worldâ at Kocaeli Science Center. Additionally, the center, with its workshops, specially-designed galleries, exhibition areas, scientific notations, library, research offices and science cafe, became a center of attention where children both learned and enjoyed.Â