About the congress

VIII. International Turcology Congress, which is biennially held in Turkestan by Khoja Ahmet Yassawi International Kazakh - Turkish University, will be held this year in Istanbul between the dates 8-10 October 2019.

Main theme of the congress is "Turkic Civilization: From Rooted Past to the Present".

Turkic civilization theme is one of the leading topics which has been emphasized in Turcology field in several aspects of social sciences in world science studies. Khoja Ahmet Yassawi International Kazakh - Turkish University Board of Trustees are also contributing continuously to studies about Turkic Civilization, now inspiring from the article titled "Seven Facets of the Great Steppe" by Kazakh President Nursultan Abishuli Nazarbayev.

The papers you will be presenting at the congress about "Turkic Civilization: From Rooted Past to the Present" can be written in Turkish, Kazakh, English or Russian.