AFCEA International Chapter News
TURKIYE CHAPTER CHAPTER - Jan 01, 2006

The Turkiye Chapter hosted a conference at The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK) Headquarters in December called 'Free Software: Pardus Operating System.' Associate Professor Dr. Erkan Tekman, working as a Pardus project manager at the TUBITAK National Research Institute of Electronics And Cryptology (UEKAE) was the guest speaker. Tekman introduced the background and the key points of the free software approach, including the terminology and the phases of the Linux based Pardus Operating System (OS) project. He also gave some examples regarding the applications of Pardus OS loaded on a computer.
Approximately 160 AFCEA members and representatives from Turkish General Staff; Ministry of National Defense; Land, Naval, Air Force and Gendarme Commands; Army Signal School; universities; defense industry; and information technology companies attended the conference.
At the end of the event, Chapter Honorary President Brig. Gen. Aytekin Ziylan, TUA (Ret.), presented the Chapter's certificate of appreciation to Tekman. At the same time, Chapter President Col. Yalcin Onyuru, TUA (Ret.), also presented AFCEA's life member pins and certificates to the chapter's life members, Gen. Ziylan and Erdinc Oguz.

Event Photographs:

At the December conference, Col. Yalcin Onyuru, TUA (Ret.), chapter president, AFCEA Turkiye Chapter (r), presents a AFCEA life member certificate to Brig. Gen. Aytekin Ziylan, TUA (Ret.), who is chapters honorary president.
At the December conference, Col. Yalcin Onyuru, TUA (Ret.), chapter president, AFCEA Turkiye Chapter (r), presents a AFCEA life member certificate to Brig. Gen. Aytekin Ziylan, TUA (Ret.), who is chapters honorary president.
Col. Onyuru (r), presents the AFCEAs life member certificate to Erdinc Oguz who is chapter vice president responsible for events at the December conference.
Col. Onyuru (r), presents the AFCEAs life member certificate to Erdinc Oguz who is chapter vice president responsible for events at the December conference.
Chapter Honorary President Brig. Gen. Aytekin Ziylan, TUA (Ret.) (l), presents the chapters certificate of appreciation to Associate .Professor .Dr. Tekman who was the December events guest speaker.
Chapter Honorary President Brig. Gen. Aytekin Ziylan, TUA (Ret.) (l), presents the chapters certificate of appreciation to Associate .Professor .Dr. Tekman who was the December events guest speaker.

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