SPECIAL INVITATION TO MAYOR DEMIRCAN FROM HARVARD UNIVERSITY
Professor A. Eugene Kohn, Chairman of Graduate School of Design at Harvard University invited Beyoğlu Mayor Ahmet Misbah Demircan to America to give lectures on urban planning.
Professor A. Eugene Kohn, Chairman of Graduate School of Design at Harvard University attended 26th MIPIM Real Estate Tradeshow held in Cannes, visited Beyoğlu booth, investigated Istanbul and Beyoğlu models and gathered information about projects. After being briefed about Beyoğlu Investors Group (BIG) founded by Beyoğlu Municipality, Prof. A. Eugene Kohn stated that this group is a big opportunity for the investors.
After getting information about the on-going and planned projects in Beyoğlu on 3-D Beyoğlu Models, Prof. Kohn invited Beyoğlu Mayor Ahmet Misbah Demircan to America to give lectures on urban planning.
"ISTANBUL IS AN EXCITING CITY"
After praising projects performed by Beyoğlu Municipality, Prof. Kohn said "Now I will have more information about the projects in Beyoğlu. These are both sensitive, creative and innovative projects. They are really beautiful. This projects are aiming to increase the quality of life. We would want to get involved in these projects. We will come to Istanbul to talk to our Mayor. I have been in Istanbul before. I have seen that Istanbul is an exciting city and we definitely want to be a part of it".
"PROJECTS OF DEMIRCAN WILL INSPIRE HARVARD STUDENTS"
Eugene Kohn stated that he has invited Mayor Demircan to Harvard University and said "I have seen how passionate Mr. Mayor approached to the city. I have seen how he improves the lives of people .I am giving lectures with another professor from Harvard on how to improve a city, how to beautify lives of the inhabitants’ think these project might be useful for these lectures. I believe that it would be an inspiring experience for the students If Mr. Mayor can make it to Harvard and present these projects himself.