MEDIA PROGRAMME

25th ANNIVERSARY SUMMIT OF THE ORGANIZATION OF THE BLACK SEA ECONOMIC COOPERATION (BSEC)

22 May 2017

09:30 Greeting of Distinguished Guests by H.E.Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, President of the Republic of Turkey
(Venue: Lütfi Kırdar International Convention and Exhibition Centre)
  * This event will be open to official host broadcaster (TRT), official host photographer (AA) and the official photographers/cameramen of the countries which are attending the Summit.
10:00 Family photo
(Venue: Lütfi Kırdar International Convention and Exhibition Centre)
  * Media pool will be arranged for the accredited media subject to space restrictions.
13:00 Press conference by H.E.Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, President of the Republic of Turkey
(Venue: Lütfi Kırdar International Convention and Exhibition Centre)
  * Media pool will be arranged for the accredited media subject to space restrictions. (Cameras will not be allowed.)
14:00 Lunch hosted by H.E.Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, President of the Republic of Turkey
(Venue: Dolmabahçe Palace)
  * The opening speech will be open to official host broadcaster (TRT), official host photographer (AA) and the official photographers/cameramen of the countries which are attending the Summit.

BSEC SPECIAL MEETING OF THE COUNCIL OF MINISTERS OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS

21 MAY 2017

08:30 BSEC Special Meeting of the Council of Ministers of Foreign Affairs
(Venue: Lütfi Kırdar International Convention and Exhibition Centre)
  * Only the opening address by H.E.Yıldırım Tuğrul Türkeş, Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Turkey, and address by H.E. Ambassador Michael Christides, BSEC Secretary General, will be open to only official host broadcaster (TRT) and official host photographer (AA)
 
10:00 Family photo
(Venue: Lütfi Kırdar International Convention and Exhibition Centre)
  * This event will be open to all accredited media (subject to space restrictions)
 
10:15 Continuation of BSEC Special Meeting of the Council of Ministers of Foreign Affairs
  * This meeting will be closed to all accredited media
 
10:15 Opening ceremony of the new premises of the BSEC Permanent International Secretariat
(Venue: Darüşşafaka Cad. Seba Center İş Merkezi, No:45, İstinye, Sarıyer)
  * The opening ceremony will be open to all accredited media (subject to space restrictions)