2nd International Technology Addiction Congress Was Held

2nd International Technology Addiction Congress Was Held

Last year, the world’s first-ever, worldwide important study and research expert in the field was made by; Susan Greenfield, Mark Griffiths, David Greenfield, Arica Sigma’s, Chien Chou and our country’s pioneer in this field, academics, psychologists, teachers and mothers with the intense participation of parents 1st  International Technology Addiction Congress Of the second International Congress on Technology Addiction was held at the Istanbul Cevahir Congress and Culture Center Istanbul between 26-27 October.

It was organized by the Turkish Republic Ministry of Education and Hasan Kalyoncu University and Culture Family Association and participants were the writer of the best seller book and important research relating Harvard University’s Michael Rich, from Stanford University Elias Aboujai, the UCLA Gary Small, the University of Moscow’s Alexander Voiskounsky, Emory University ‘from Mark Bauerlein, Beijing State Hospital, Tao Ran, Cheryl Olson and Gerard Jones, Turkish scienctist whose research and studies relevant to topic.

More than 1200 domestic and overseas visitors, psychiatrists, psychologists, teachers and college students participated to organization opening of which were done by The Minister of Health Dr. Mehmet Muezzinoglu, Istanbul Governor Huseyin Avni Mutlu, Deputy Minister of Education and Orhan Erdem, Hasan Kalyoncu University Board of Trustees Chairman O. Cemal Kalyoncu and Hasan Kalyoncu University Rector Prof. Dr. Tamer Yilmaz. Among the speakers of the congress organizing committee and our university were Rector Prof. Dr. Tamer Yilmaz, our Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Zerrin Pelin, Faculty Member Department of Psychology Prof. Dr. Mücahit Öztürk, Faculty Member of Psychology Department Asst. Prof. Itır Tarı Cömert, Department of Psychology Lecturer Mehmet Dincer, Lecturer at the Department of Psychological Guidance Yasar Ozbay.

Numerous written and visual media, national broadcasting organizations closely followed by the presentations made at the congress for the benefit of a wider audience as a visual record will be published on the internet and will also be printed as a book.

For more detailed information about the congress: www.teknolojibagimliligi.org