The lecture: Türkiye and The Middle East after Arab Spring revisited

In the framework of the “Middle East and the world” lecture cycle


the International Institute for Middle-East and Balkan Studies (IFIMES)[1]


invites You kindly to take part at the lecture by


Prof. Dr. Hüseyi̇n Bağcı, 

Professor of International Relations and President of Foreign Policy Institute (Ankara, Türkiye)



Türkiye and The Middle East after Arab Spring revisited

on Monday, 20 June 2022, at 16.00 CET,

uHotel, (ex Grand Hotel Union Business), hall »Orchid«, Miklošičeva 3, Ljubljana.


Prof. Dr. Hüseyi̇n Bağcı is a Professor of International Relations at the Middle East Technical University (METU) in Ankara (Türkiye), where he was also the Chair of the Department of International Relations from 2011 to 2015. He is also the President of the Foreign Policy Institute in Ankara and has been visiting professor in Germany, Italy and Poland. He has published several books and large number of articles on Türkiye Foreign Policy and Türkiye-German relations. Prof. Bağcı is a prominent TV and Radio Commentator in Türkiye and member of IISS in London and Center for European Policy Studies (CEPS) in Brussels, Belgium. 

In his lecture, Prof. Dr. Hüseyi̇n Bağcı will present his views on the situation in Türkiye and Middle East after the Arab Spring.

The lecture will be in English followed by a discussion with the guest lecturer moderated by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Zijad Bećirović, director of IFIMES and Prof. Dr. Milan Jazbec, editor of the international scientific journal “European Perspectives”.

Live broadcast at: 

Please take your seat at the hall at the latest by 15.55 h.

Attendance is free of charge but we kindly ask you to confirm your participation at telephone number +386 (01) 430 15 33 or at

Ljubljana, 14 June 2022

[1] IFIMES – International Institute for Middle East and Balkan Studies, based in Ljubljana, Slovenia, has Special Consultative status at ECOSOC/UN, New York, since 2018.