As part of the Supporting Public Institutions for Tendering Preparations (STEP) Project, the “Leadership Development Program” designed for EU Experts serving at the Directorate for European Union Affairs started in virtual classrooms with the cooperation between the Executive Development Unit (EDU) of Sabancı University and Yenibirlider Association!
The program was opened with the participation of Ambassador Faruk Kaymakçı, the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and the Director of EU Affairs; Prof. Dr. Fuat Keyman, the Deputy Rector of Sabancı and the Director and Board Member of IPC; Dr. Cüneyt Evirgen, the Director of the Executive Development Unit of Sabancı University; and Jülide Erdoğan, the General Manager of Yenibirlider Association. The program carried out in live virtual classroom environment continued with the lecture of Prof. Dr. Fuat Keyman titled “New World Order After COVID”.
The 6-module program consists of 8 half-day virtual classroom lectures and one video lecture. Department Heads of the Directorate of EU Affairs participate in each session as moderators. In addition to lecture, the program includes 4 different Inspiring Speech sessions organized by Yenibirlider Association. The program will continue with lectures on New World Order After Covid, Networking and Collaborations, Digital Transformation and Industry 4.0, Personal Leadership and Development, Negotiation and Persuasion, Being an Effective Team, Leadership in VUCA World, Strategic Thinking, and VUCA World.