A consultation meeting
was held between our Institute Directorate and Kayseri Regional
Directorate (RD) on the projects that Kayseri Regional Directorate requires.
meeting held in RD's meeting room on June 6, 2018 was attended by Dr.
Ahmet IPEK, Dpt. General Director, Adnan DILTEMIZ, Director of Kayseri
RD, Dr. Tuncay PORSUK, Central Anatolia Forestry Research Institute
Director, Branch Directors of Kayseri RD, Director of Kayseri District,
Head of Divisions and researchers of our Institute.
DILTEMIZ, in his opening speech, stated that Kayseri RD had a program
of reforestation and soil conservation rather than production and
mentioned that a visit was planned to Erciyes University Genom and
Stem-Cell Center with the personnel of our Institute hoping that two
Research Institutes would conduct joint-research hereafter. He finished
his speech with good wishes for the meeting for each parties.
Ahmet IPEK stated that the Research Institutes shared the results of
the projects annually with Regional Directorates and each region, with
such meetings, would find the opportunity to consult with Institutes on
the issues occurred in their area and also put a request for research
projects about these issues if needed. He continued with an instance of
an application unit examining erosion or such activities but possibly
having difficulties in making them scientific. He pointed out that
Research Institutes are here to solve this problem and the ideas
outlined in such meetings are important because the feasibility of them
in terms of research and application are thoroughly discussed.
Tuncay PORSUK thanked to the Regional Director and his team for their
hospitality and said that the purpose of this consultation meeting was
to find a solution to the problems encountered in application, to listen
to the research requests and to conduct solution-oriented joint
one of the Heads of Division of our Institute, made a presentation of
three origins trials project of which intermediate results were reported
this year. Following this, the subjects prepared and requested to be
studied on by Kayseri RD were discussed.