REPUBLIC OF TURKEY MINISTRY OF CULTURE AND TOURISM

STAGE Project 3rd Ministerial Colloquy

STAGE Project 3rd Ministerial Colloquy
“Cultural policies in transition: dialogue and new partnerships”

18-20 September 2003 / Antalya-Turkey

Programme

Wednesday, 17 September
20:30Arrival of Participants (Talya Hotel - Fevzi Çakmak Caddesi No:30 Antalya Turkey

Welcome cocktail at Talya Hotel (Havuzbasi Ahsap Teras)

Thursday, 18 September
10:00 Opening speech by Mr. Erkan MUMCU, Minister of Culture and Tourism, Republic of Turkey
10:30First Session

The STAGE Project evaluation 
- Presentation by the Council of Europe Secretariat 
- Statement from Ms. Tamara POGHOSYAN, Minister of Culture of Armenia 
- Statement from Mr. Polad BULBULOGLU, Ministers of Culture of Azerbaijan 
- Statement from Ms. Sesili GOGIBERIDZE, Ministers of Culture of Georgia 
- STAGE Project evaluation, by Mr. Grzegorz BOGUTA, Polish Expert, External Evaluator of the STAGE Project (Poland)

11:30Coffee break
11:45Debate
13:00Working Luncheon hosted by Mr. Erkan MUMCU, Minister of Culture and Tourism, Republic of Turkey, at Teras Restaurant, Talya Hotel
15:00Workshop

Dialogue and new partnerships 
Experts' statements 
- Dialogue between central government, local authorities and civil society for a sustainable cultural development 
- Culture as a crosscutting issue 
- Cultural entrepreneurship

16:30Coffee break
16:45Debate
18:00End of workshop
19:00Dinner (Open buffet at Teras Restaurant, Talya Hotel)
20:00Dinner hosted by Mr. Erkan MUMCU, Minister of Culture and Tourism, Republic of Turkey, at Club 29 (Kaleiçi, Yat Limani No:42, Antalya)
Friday, 19 September
10:00 Second Session

Best practices in culture 
Presentations by Turkish experts 
- Prof. Dr. Kenan GÜRSOY 
- Prof. Dr. Naci BOSTANCI (Title: Culture and History in the Relations of Countries)

What follow-up for the STAGE Project? 
- Introduction by Mr. Terry SANDELL (United Kingdom) 
- Proposals for the future by Mr. Grzegorz BOGUTA (Poland) 
- Statements from Delegations

11:30Coffee break
11:45Statements from delegations
13:00Lunch (Open buffet at Teras Restaurant, Talya Hotel)
14:30"Cultural policies for cities" 
- A possible follow-up for the MOSAIC and STAGE Projects 
- Presentation by the Greek Delegation 
- Presentation by Mr. Erdogan BILENSER, Mayor of the city of Bursa
15:45Coffee break
16:00Debate
17:00Conclusions 
Adoption of the Final Declaration and Press Release
17:30Departure from the hotel to Antalya Museum
18:00Visit to Antalya Museum
19:30Departure from Antalya Museum
20:00Dinner hosted by hosted by Mr. Erkan MUMCU, Minister of Culture and Tourism, Republic of Turkey, at 7 Mehmet Restaurant (Atatürk Kültür Parki No:333, Antalya)
Saturday, 20 September
09:30Departure from the hotel to Kemer
10:30Arrive to Kemer
10:40Boat trip
12:00Arrive to Phaselis
12:00 - 14:00Visit to ancient city of Phaselis and lunch
14:00Departure from Phaselis to the hotel
15:15Arrive to the hotel 
Free programme
19:00Dinner (Open buffet at Teras Restaurant, Talya Hotel)
20:30Departure from the hotel to Aspendos Antique Theater
21:15Performance from Ney (Reed Flute) Artists (Aspendos-Serik)
Sunday, 21 September
09:00 Departure from the hotel-Transfer to the airport