On March 1st a delegation from Albania participated in Convention of Civil Engineering 2014 in Istanbul Technical University in Turkey. Five out of seven participants were students and staff of Civil Engineering Department and Future Engineers Club from Epoka University.
This convention was held on 1st – 6th March,2014 and was organized by Engineering Preparation Society of Istanbul Technical University. The conference gathered Civil Engineers with diverse nationalities and there were participants from countries like: Serbia, Bosnia, Croatia, Portugal, Mexico, Netherlands, Germany, Austria etc.
There were three days of seminars held by different speakers representing important construction related companies with experience in different fields of Civil Engineering like: YAPI MERKEZI, TAV Holding, ENKA, STFA and HILTI. Representatives from Human Resources Departments of these companies were also invited to share their experience in hiring inexperienced students for permanent positions or internships.
At the end of each day there were workshops organized by above mentioned companies in which participants were all invited to be part of.
Beside the seminars there was also the fun part like: The International Night where different countries represented their traditional food and drinks and different social events.
By the end of the last seminar all the participants were graded with a certificate.