6th INTERNATIONAL STONE CONGRESS

“Congress attendance is free.

Turkish Natural Stones are a dominant player in the global trade and also architects’ favorite for its rich color, pattern and variety. Under the roof MARBLE show, investors, traders and professional organizations will have the opportunity to connect and develop.

The congress targets to create an environment where new techniques in geological quarry and factory production, past and present applications of stones will be introduced during various seminars, panels.

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SOCIAL AND CULTURAL ACTIVITIES

During the congress and show; various social and cultural activities are organized where attendees from different parts of the industry will have the chance to experience cultural and industrial sections of Izmir, The Pearl of the Aegean Sea.

 

Etkinlik Programı

1st DAY
24  / August 2021 / Tuesday
Architecture Center / SALON – MM
Place: Chamber of Architectures Izmir Branch

  08:30 - 10:00
  REGISTRATION
  10:00 - 11:00
  OPENNING
  (Details are in the program booklet)

  (PLAQUES OF APPRECIATION TO VIP GUESTS)
  (Congress President Speech)
 
  CERTIFICATE PRESENTATION
  (Plaques of appreciation to past presidents)
 
  PROTOCOL SPEECHES
  JMO, MO, EİB, TİM, BAİB, İBB President - Governer /Ministers
 
  11:00 - 12:30
  THEMATIC PRESENTATIONS
  11:00 - 11:30
  Aydın DİNÇER
  (President of Istanbul Minerals and Metals Exporters' Association)
  The Place and Importance of the Turkish Stone Industry in the World Stone Trade
  Invited Speaker
 
  11:30 - 12:00
  Architect Aslı ÖZBAY
  Stone Adds Value, Those Who Add Value to Stone
  Invited Speaker
 
  12:00 - 12:30
  Prof. Dr. Erdoğan YÜZER
  (Istanbul Technical University, Geology)
  Examples of Natural Stone Artifacts in the Capitals of Anatolian Civilizations
  Invited Speaker
  13:00 - 14:00 /  Lunch
  SESSION 1 / 14:00 – 15.30
  Cengiz BEKTAŞ SESSION
  (Biography and presenting to her/his family)
 
  ARCHITECTURE AND NATURAL STONE
  'The Value Added by Stone to Architecture'
 
  Session Chairman:
  Prof. Dr. Hümeyra Birol
  (Dokuz Eylul University, Architecture)
  14:00 – 14:30
  Mehmet AKSOY
  (Istanbul State Academy of Fine Arts, Berlin School of Fine Arts, Sculptor)
  Invited Speaker
 
  14:30 – 15:00
  Architect Abdurrahman ÇEKİM
  Invited Speaker
 
  15:00- 15:30
  Architect Enis ÖNCÜOĞLU
  (Öncüoğlu Architect)
  Invited Speaker
 
  Coffee break: 15:30 - 16:00
 
  PANEL-1 / 16: 00- 18:00
  STONE ADDS VALUE, THOSE WHO ADD VALUE TO STONE 
  ‘Those Who Make the Stone Valuable; In Designs and Production - Problems in Practice'
  Moderator
  Dr. İlker KAHRAMAN (President of Chamber of Architects Izmir Branch)
 
  Panelists
  Serhat AKBAY (Architect)
  Erdoğan AKBULAK (Chairman of The Board of Silkar)
  Alper DERİNBOĞAZ (Architect)
  Cahit KARAKULLUKÇU (Deputy Chairman of the Turkish Contractors Association)
  Suat SARISOY (Chairman of the Board of Granitaş)
  Ahmet TAŞPINAR (Taşpınar Marble & Granite)
 
 

2nd DAY
25 August 2021  / Wednesday
(C-CRUSH ROOM) / FAIR IZMIR

11:00
FAIR OPENING
(A-CRUSH ROOM) / FAIR IZMIR


08:00 - 13:00
TECHNICAL AND CULTURAL TRIPS
Konak Sqaure, Kemeraltı, Smyrna Ancient City
The Historical Elevator, Karataş Area
Synagogues (Alsancak/Kemeraltı)
Urla Arkas Art Gallery

(The details of the excursion programs are in the program booklet)

13:00 - 14:00
PRE-PANEL ACTIVITY
17:30 - 18:30
DIFFERENT DESIGN COMPETITION AWARD CEREMONY
Details are in the program booklet.

30 YEARS AGO «MARBLE’ 91» AGAIN AFTER 30 YEARS «MARBLE’ 21
Place: İsmet İnönü Art Center,
Date: September 2, 1991
Time: 14:00

Place: Fair Izmir, C-Crushoom
Date: August 25, 2021
Time: 14:00

İZFAŞ ile İzmir Mermerciler Derneği
60. İzmir Enternasyonal Fuarı Etkinlikleri kapsamında
yer alan "Mermer'91" adlı paneli onurlandırmanızı dilerler.

Yöneten: Prof. Dr. Faruk Çalapkulu
Katılanlar: 
Prof. Dr. Ekrem Pakdemirli

(Başbakan Yardımcısı ve Devlet Bakanı)
Muzaffer Ancı
(Enerji ve Tabii Kaynaklar Bakanı) 
Prof. Dr. Erdoğan Yüzer 
(İTÜ Maden Fakültesi Dekanı)
Tolga Şayakçı
(İstanbul Maden İhracatçıları Birliği 2. Başkanı)
Yusuf Türkmen
(İzmir Mermerciler Derneği Başkanı)

PANEL 2  / 14:00 - 15:30
TURKEY AND THE STONE INDUSTRY
Moderator
Prof. Dr. Faruk ÇALAPKULU
Panelists (In case of their presence)
Murat KURUM
Minister of Environment and Urbanization
Fatih DÖNMEZ
Minister of Energy and Natural Resources
Mustafa VARANK
Minister of Industry and Technology
Bekir PAKDEMİRLİ
Minister of Agriculture and Forestry
Mehmet MUŞ
Minister of Trade
İsmail GÜLLE (Online)
President of Turkish Exporters Assembly
 
Present/Natural Stone Association Organizations Presidents 
İMMİB / EMİB / BAİB / TÜMMER / DENİB/ TMD 
 

Ara / Coffee break: 15:30- 15:45

B-SEMINAR HALL / FAIR IZMIR C-SEMINAR HALL / FAIR IZMIR
SESSION 3 / 14:30 – 15:45
STONE PROTECTION MAINTENANCE AND RESTORATION
'The Place of the Stone in Conservation'
SESSION 2 / 15:45 - 18:15
STONE AND LEGISLATION

Oturum Eş Başkanları / Session Co-Chairmen:
Prof. Dr. Ester Eti AKYÜZ LEVİ

(Dokuz Eylül University) 
Nuri KUNTEL

(President of Izmir Marble Association)

14:30 - 14:55
Doç. Dr. E. Sibel ONAT HATTAP
(Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University)
Invited Speaker
Experimental Methods for Performance Measurement of Natural Stone Material Preservatives

14:55 - 15:20
Eliya Marko BARUH  
(Elkay- Construction and Natural Stone Chemicals)
The Importance of Natural Stone Chemicals in the Protection and Maintenance Process
Invited Speaker

15:20 - 15:45
Taner ÖZGÜR
(Restorer / Metropolis Ancient City)
Some Innovative Applications in Stone Sculpture Conservation-Repair and Exhibition
Invited Speaker

Session Co-Chairmen:
Prof. Dr. Mustafa TOPALOĞLU

(Özyeğin Univ.- Commercial law Dep.)
İbrahim Halil KIRŞAN
(President of TOBB Turkey Mining Council)

15:45 - 16:10
Prof. Dr. Atiye TUĞRUL 
(İstanbul Üniversity –Cerrahpaşa, Geology)
Benefits of Reporting in Compliance with the UMREK Code  to the Natural Stone Industry
Invited Speaker

16:10 - 16:35
General Directorate of Mining and Petroleum Affairs
Murat Halit Durceylan 

II-b Group Licenses and Legislation Arrangements
(Deputy General Manager/Geology)
Invited Speaker

16:35 - 17:00
General Directorate of Environment
Stone and Legislation
Invited Speaker
17:25 - 17:50
General Directorate of Forest
Stone and Legislation
Invited Speaker
17:50 - 18:15
Hüseyin ALAN
(President of the Chamber of Geological Engineers)
Stone and Legislation, Institutional Perspective
Invited Speaker

Coffee break: 15:45 – 16:00  
B-SEMINAR HALL / FAIR IZMIR  
SESSION 4 / 16:00 - 18:30
NATURAL STONE FIXING SYSTEMS AND STONE DESIGN APPLICATIONS
 

Session Co-Chairmen:
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nimet ÖZTANK

(Architect)
Sabri Bora
(Head of EMİB /URGE Coordinator)

16:00 - 16:25
Abit YEŞİLKAYA 
(Haz Metal)
Natural Stone Fıxıng Systems 
Invited Speaker

16:25 - 16:50
Arzu IŞIKLI 
(Tosca Facade)
Natural Stone Fıxıng Systems, Facade Engineering
Invited Speaker

16:50 - 17:15
Bilgin ÜNSAL 
(Unsal Grup)
Natural Stone Fıxıng Systems 
Invited Speaker

17:15-17:40
Yüksel ŞENAYLAR
(Natural Stone Fixing Systems Application and Designer)
Natural Stone Fixing Systems Aplications Process, Encountered Problems and Solution Techniques
Invited Speaker

17:40 - 18:05
Metin KILIÇ  
(MD Architect)
Natural Stone Applications in Architectural Designs 
Invited Speaker

 

3rd DAY
26 August 2021  / Thursday
Place: FUAR IZMIR

C-VIP HALL / FAIR IZMIR C-SEMINAR HALL / FAIR IZMIR

WORKSHOP / 10:00 - 12:00 

(WORLD STONE SUMMIT WORKSHOP)

Closed session.

(Only Open to Country Representatives.)

 (Participating Country Representatives)

BAHRAIN
BELGIUM
GREECE
GERMANY
IRANIAN
ITALY
POLAND
RUSSIA
SPAIN
TUNISIA
TURKEY
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
 (alphabetic order)

SESSION 5 / 10:00 - 11:15
Prof. Dr. ERAN NAKOMAN SESSION

STONE AND GEOLOGY

Session Co-Chairmen:
Prof. Dr. Talip GÜNGÖR

(Dokuz Eylül University,Geology
Serdar SUNGUR
(DENMERDER Bşk.)

10:00 - 10:25
Prof. Dr. Sacit  ÖZER 
(Dokuz Eylül Üniversitesi, Geology)
Carbonate Originated Rocks and Selection in Block Stone Production: Importance of Facies Studies and Geology
Invited Speaker

10:25- 10:50
Prof. Dr. İsmail Ömer YILMAZ (Online)
(Middle East Technical University,Geology)
Approaches for exploration of natural stone resources: Carbonates of Tauride and Arabian Platform
Invited Speaker

10:50- 11:15
Assoc. Prof.Dr. Metin BAĞCI 
(Afyon Kocatepe Üniversity, Geology)
Geological Characteristics of Marble and Natural Stones Produced and Sold in Afyonkarahisar and its Surroundings
 Invited Speaker

13:00 - 14:00 / Lunch Coffee break: 11: 15- 11:25
(C-CRUSH ROOM) / FAIR IZMIR C-SEMINAR HALL / FAIR IZMIR

PANEL-3 / 14:00- 16:00
PRESENT AND FUTURE OF THE INTERNATIONAL NATURAL STONE INDUSTRY
(WORLD STONE SUMMIT -WSS)

 Moderator
Ali ŞAYAKÇI

(President of WONASA)

Panelists
BAHRAIN
BELGIUM
GREECE
GERMANY
IRANIAN
ITALY
POLAND
RUSSIA
SPAIN
TUNISIA
TURKEY
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
 (alphabetic order)

SESSION 6/ 11:25 - 13:05

STONE : QUARRY GEOLOGY AND PRODUCTION

Session Co-Chairmen:
Prof. Dr. Bayram KAHRAMAN

(Dokuz Eylül University, Mining) 
Dr. Murat ALKAN
(Alkim –Geology) 

11:25- 11:50
Prof. Dr. Halil KUMSAR 
(Pamukkale University, Geology)
Development of a Geological Information System for Natural Stone Quarries
 Invited Speaker

11:50 - 12:15
Ufuk ELMAS 
(Imerys Şirketi Operation Cordinator Marmara&Kavala)
Marmara Island Geology, Block Production in Quarries and Evaluation of Residues
Davetli Konuşmacı

12:15 - 12:40
Dr. Nejat KUN 
(Dokuz Eylül Üniversity,Geology)
Marble Quarries and Geological Facts
Invited Speaker

12:40 - 13:05
Kenan BALCI 
( AGS Company)
Production Techniques According to Type and Structure of Marble Quarries
 Invited Speaker

  13:05 - 14:00 / Lunch
(C-CRUSH ROOM) / FAIR IZMIR B-SEMINAR HALL / FAIR IZMIR

PANEL-4 / 16:15 - 18:15

STONE: POTENTIAL AND COMPETITIVE POWER OF THE MACHINERY INDUSTRY

Moderator
H. İbrahim GÖKÇÜOĞLU
(Machinery Exporters Association Board Member)

Panelists
Adnan KAÇAR

(Hidrobarsan Machinery)
A. Tahir KIZILTEPE
(Mertexs)
Ömer Serdar TÜRK
(Natural Stone Mach. and Tech. Manufac Asso. President)

SESSION 7/ 14:00 - 15:40

STONE, GEOLOGICAL HERITAGE AND GEOTURISM

Session Co-Chairmen:
(Online) Prof. Dr. Nizamettin KAZANCI

(Ankara University) 
Prof. Dr. Hülya İNANER

(Dokuz Eylül University)

14:00 - 14:25
Prof. Dr. M. Namık YALÇIN 
(İstanbul Üniversity)
The Adventure of Mankind with Stones
Invited Speaker

14:25- 14:50
Prof. Dr. Raif KANDEMİR, Assoc.Prof.Dr. Çoşkun ERÜZ 
(Recep Tayyib Erdoğan University,Geology /Karadeniz Technical University, Faculty of Marine Sciences)
Geotourism Potential of Gümüşhane City
Invited Speaker

14:50 - 15:15
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ökmen SÜMER 
(Dokuz Eylül Üniversity, Geology)
The Language of the Stones: An Intellectual Approach to Geotourism in Terms of Cultural Geology
Invited Speaker

15:15- 15:40
Dr. Ljerka MARJANAC (Online) 
(ProGEO-Croatia -Institute for Quarternary Poleontology And Geology, CASA /UNESCO)
Quarries - The Synergies for Geoheritage and Geotourism
Invited Speaker

  Coffee break: 15: 40- 16:00

 


 

4th DAY
27  August 2021  / Friday
SESSION 8 / 10:00 - 11:40
Place: FUAR IZMIR
C-SEMINAR HALL / FAIR IZMIR (C-CRUSH ROOM) / FAIR IZMIR

SESSION 8 / 10:00 - 11:40

STONE PRODUCTION AND CUTTING TECHNOLOGIES

Session Co-Chairmen:
Prof. Dr. Raşit ALTINDAĞ

(Süleyman Demirel University, Mining)
Fahri ÖZTÜRK
(Aktaş Marble)

10:00 - 10:25
Haşim ACAR
(Mechanical Engineer-Msc)
(TUMMER)
Natural Stone Machinery Sector Report - 2021
 Invited Speaker

10:25 - 10:50
Murat YENER 
Stone Production And Cutting Technologies
(Industrial Engineer-MKS Machine) 
 Invited Speaker

10:50 - 11:15
Ali İhsan YENİEV 
(Geology Engineer/İnan Natural Stone)
Do We Use Diamond Wire in Proper Way at Marble Quarries?
Invited Speaker

11:15 - 11:40
Semih GÜLAÇTI 
5 Axis CNC Bridge Cutting Machine Technology and Usage Areas
(Mechanical Engineer-Msc /Özteknik Machine)
 Invited Speaker

PANEL 5 / 16:00 - 18:00
 
DESIGN AND IMPLEMENTATION OF STONE AS A CONSTRUCTION MATERIAL
'The Place of Stone in Architectural Design'
 
Moderator
Prof. Dr. Didem AKYOL ALTUN
(Deputy Dean of the Faculty of Architecture-Dokuz Eylül University)
 
Panelists 
Craig COPELAND (Architect-Pelli Clarke Pelli
Architects)
Mehmet Ali TÜRKEL  (Structure Center)
Melis VARKAL (Architect)
Remzi BONCUK (Line Marble Company)
Gökhan ÇELİKAĞ (Architect)
Coffee break: 11:40 - 11:50  
C-SEMINAR HALL / FAIR IZMIR B-SEMINAR HALL / FAIR IZMIR

SESSION 9 / 11:50 – 13:05

STONE: HISTORICAL BUILDINGS, ANCIENT CITIES,
PROTECTION, MAINTENANCE and RESTORATION

Session Co-Chairmen: 
Prof. Dr. Serdar AYBERK / Assoc. Prof. Dr. Akın ERSOY 

(Celal Bayar University, Archaeology-Katip Çelebi University, Turkish Islamic Archeology)

11:50- 12:15
Prof. Dr. Musa KADIOĞLU
(Ankara Üniversity, Archaeology)
Ancient Teos Marble Types and Usage Areas
Invited Speaker

12:15 - 12:40
Dr. Serkan ANGI
(Istanbul Technical University, Geology)
Problematic Issues and Suggestions for Solutions of “Kufeki Stone” in the Restoration of Historical Buildings and Monuments in Istanbul 
 Invited Speaker

12:40 - 13:05
Dr.Ramazan Hacımustafaoğlu 
(Dokuz Eylül Üniversity, Natural Building Stones Tech. Prog.)
Petro-Chemical Comparison of Natural Stones Used in the Ancient Cities of Aphrodisias, Hierapolis and Sagalasos
Invited Speaker

 SESSION 11 / 10:00 - 11:30

ARCHITECTURE AND NATURAL STONE INDUSTRY
'The Concept of Using Stone in Architecture and Experiences'

Session Co-Chairmen:
 Dr. Dürrin SÜER (MD Architect) / Tayfun GEYLAN- (President of Izmir Chamber of Marbles)

10:00 - 10:30
Architect Uğur YILDIRIM 
 Invited Speaker

10:30 - 11:00
Architect Necdet ŞENOĞLU
 Invited Speaker
 

11:00 - 11:30
Hüseyin ARSLAN
(Lions Stone Art.Co.Ltd.)
Invited Speaker

13:05 - 14:00 / Lunch Coffee break: 11:30 – 12:00
C-SEMINAR HALL / FAIR IZMIR   B-SEMINAR HALL / FAIR IZMIR

SESSION 10 / 14:00 - 15:15

UNDERGROUND STONE QUARRY ON HISTORICAL BAZDA
(URFA) and CARRARA (Italy)

Session Co-Chairmen:
Prof.Dr. Halil KÖSE /Prof. Dr. Mehmet ÖNAL
(Dokuz Eylül University, Mining-Harran University, Archaeology)

14:00 - 14:25
Prof. Dr. Seyfi KULAKSIZ 
(Hacettepe University, Mining)
Historical Bazda Underground Quarries, Urfa
invited Speaker

14:25 - 14:50
Michel COMTE, M.Arhan KAYAR
(Harran Earthworks Project Manager)
Çağdaş Sanat, Tarihi Taş Ocağı Bazda ve Harran Sanat Projesi
Contemporary Art, Historical Quarry Bazda and Harran Art Project,Harran Earthworks
invited Speaker

14:50 - 15:15
Orlando Pandolfi 
(Studio Pandolfi, İtaly)
Carrara Underground Quarries

SESSION 12 / 15:30 - 17:55

STONE AND HISTORICAL BUILDINGS
‘The Design, Architectural Applications, Use and Culture of Stone’
Session Chairmen:
Güzin KUTLU (İDA Design Architecture) / Dr. Ramazan Hacımustafaoğlu (Dokuz Eylül University)

15:30 - 15:55
Architect Güzin KUTLU 
Recontruction : The Second Life, Restoration: An Enternal Spring
(İDA Design Architecture)
Davetli Konuşmacı / Invited Speaker

15:55 - 16:20
Dr. Selin KÜÇÜK  
(Istanbul Technical University, Architecture)
Use of Stone in Tribal Structures in the Context of Building Material
 Communique

16:20 - 16:45
Ayşenur DAĞ GÜRCAN (Online)
(KTO-Karatay Üniversity-Architecture)
The Respect for The Old Masters: The Use of Spolia in Konya, The Capital of Seljuk
 Communique

16:45 - 17:10
Kübra DEMİR
(Fatih Sultan Mehmet University, Architecture)
The Use of Stone in Architecture in Evliya Çelebi's Travel Book
Communique

17:10 - 17:35
Dr.Şefika ERGİN, İbrahim Halil ŞEKER, Berfin GÖKDEMİR, 
(Dicle Üniversity, Architectural)
The Use of Basalt Stone in the Shell of Traditional Diyarbakır Houses
Evaluation in terms of Energy Efficiency
Communique

Coffee break: 15:30 - 16:00 CLOSING DINNER 20:30

 

POSTER

25-27 /August/2021

 (B-C/CRUSH ROOM) / FAIR IZMIR

PRESENTATION

 

25-27 August 2021……………………………………………………………………………………………………Saat: 12.30-13:30

Taşkın DENİZ YILDIZ

Enterprises Not To Suffer, What Can Be Done To Avoid Overlapping Of Mining Operations And Other Investment Activities?

Racha DJEDOUANI 1, Hakan ELÇİ 2, Ramazan HACIMUSTAFAOĞLU 3, Lazha GHERZOULI4

Roman Historical Building In Tébessa (Algeria) And Natural Stones Used In Their Construction

Şefika ERGİN1, Berfin GÖKDEMİR2, İbrahim HALİL ŞEKER3

Determination And Examination Of Deterioration In Natural Stones Used In The Traditional Houses Of Diyarbakır Province

Fırat BARANAYDIN

The Use Of Right Materials In Historical Stone Artifact Assembly

Ramazan HACIMUSTAFAOĞLU

The Relationship of the Marbles Used in the Ancient City of Sagalasos with Environmental Geology and Petro-Chemical Properties

Güler ERÜZ1, Raif KANDEMİR2, Çoşkun ERÜZ3

Stone Types And Usage Places In Religious Buildings Of Kurum And Santa (Gümüşhane)

Dr. Tamer EFE

Environmental Adaptation Studies After Mining Activities On The Fields Except Forestry Land, Legislations And Problems

Racha DJEDOUANI 1, Hakan ELÇİ 2, Ramazan HACIMUSTAFAOĞLU 3, Lazha GHERZOULI4

Tebessa (Algeria) Limestone For Restoration Work To Roman Historical Building In Tebassa