Notices and Events

February 8th, 2024, 17:30 on Zoom

Talk on Responsible Artificial Intelligence and Marginalized Communities  with Mert Inan and Katherine Atwell (Khoury College of Computer Sciences at Northeastern University)

January 29th, 2024

Emine Öncüler Yayalar (Lecturer in STS at Bilkent University) and Melike Şahinol have had a new book released by Vernon Press: Yayalar, E. Ö., & Şahinol, M. (2024). Science, technology and society for a post-truth age.

December 18th, 2023, 7:30 PM

Responsible Artificial Intelligence Awards

November 30, 2023 8:00 PM
Speaker: Dr. İlge Akkaya (PhD from University of California, Berkeley, OpenAI)
Title: Advancing Scientific Discovery through Fine-Tuned Language Models
Organizer: Dr. Anıl Kahvecioğlu

October 31 – November 2, 2023

STS Turkey METU: STS Meets Ethics Joint Conference 

October 27 2023 14:45 – 19:00 EEST (11:45 – 16:00 UTC)

Development, Politics and Infrastructures in the Eastern Mediterranean

December 24 2021

STS Sustainability Awards

December 2 2019

Prof. Arsev Aydınoğlu, METU Design Factory
Interdisciplinary Research and STS: A Personal Journey
Bilkent Concert Hall

November 4 2019

Dr. Chris Toumey wrote a piece on Bilkent engineering students entitled ‘Engineering students visit a nano center.” Toumey used student field notes from the GE 301 UNAM visits for the  Nature Nanotechnology article. 

May 16 2019

Dr. Emine Öncüler Yayalar is now a Coordinator for STS Turkey. Please go to the announcement for more information.

May 16 2019

Prof. Dr. Wiebe Bijker will give be the keynote speaker at the STS Turkey 2019 conference in Istanbul. The event will take place from September 10-12. 

March 14 2019 

The Bilkent STS Network will hold a video conference with Dr. Melike Şahinol  from the Orient- Institute, Istanbul and  Co-Founder, STS TURKEY Network on June 24, 2019 at 6pm. Dr. Şahinol will discuss Qualitative Approaches in STS: Cyborg Constitution in Neuroscientific trials. Please check the Bilkent STS Network future events page for updates and further details.