*Abstract Writing Principles:

All abstracts should;

(a) be written in Turkish or English,

(b) be related to the main topics specified in the scope,

(c) be capitalized and in the Times New Roman 12 font style,

(d) be a minimum of 150 and a maximum of 250 words,

(e) clearly and briefly address the topic specified in the title, provide information about the purpose and content of the topic, and present potential clues about the possible outcomes and implications,

(f) contain a minimum of three and a maximum of five keywords.

(g) Three references from the sources used in the abstract should be written under the title of references.

(h) In Turkish abstracts, the Turkish Language Association’s spelling rules should be applied.

(ı) *The APA 6th referencing style is to be taken as a basis for whole reference citations.

(i) Abstracts should be written on the application form in the link below and sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Application Form

*Participation Fee:

(a) The Symposium is free of charge for both the audience and the participants.


Important Dates

Announcement of the congress: 15 November 2023

Call for papers:  15 January 2024 – 31 March 2024

Accepted papers announcement: 20 April 2024

Congress registration dates: 20 April 2024 – 31 May 2024

Congress program announcement: 1 June 2024

Date of the Congress: 27-29 June 2024

Place: Balikesir University Ataturk Congress and Cultural Center, Altieylül/Balikesir-Turkiye