**INVITED TALKS**

XII Workshop on Symplectic Geometry, Contact Geometry, and Interactions, Uppsala University, Sweden, January 11-13, 2018

GGTI Winter Workshop, December 25-29, 2017

Middle East Technical University, December 2017

Caltech, February 2017

University of California at Santa Barbara, January 2017

Claremont Topology Seminar, December 2016

Caltech-USC-UCLA Joint Topology Seminar, November 2016

University of Iowa, October 2016

Georgia Institute of Technology, September 2016

Perspectives in topology and geometry of 4-manifolds, Inter University Center, Dubrovnik, Croatia, June 6-10, 2016

Algebra, Geometry and Topology of Singularities, Galatasaray University, May 8-14, 2016

Middle East Technical University, March 2016

Feza Gursey Institute, March 2016

Stein Manifolds, Contact Structures and Knots,** Center International de Rencontres Mathematiques in
Marseille, Sept 28-Oct 1, 2015 **

Symplectic techniques in
topology and dynamics*,* University of Cologne, August 24-28, 2015.

Summer
School
Mapping
Class Groups, 3- and 4-manifolds, Cluj-Napoca,
Romania, July 27-August 1, 2015.

Topics
in Geometry,
Istanbul Center
for Mathematical Sciences, May 2015

Bogazici University,
May 2015

Workshop on algebraic and
geometric topology, Middle
East Technical University, January 2015

Workshop on contact topology,
Hacettepe University, October
2014

Graduate
Workshop on 4-manifolds,
Simons Center for Geometry and Physics,
August 18-22, 2014

Japanese Turkish Joint Geometry Meeting, Galatasaray University, November 2013

University of
Lille, November 2013

Istanbul
Technical University, November 2013

Mimar
Sinan Fine Arts University, September 2013

Geometry/Topology
Summer School, Istanbul Center for Mathematical Sciences, August 2013

Workshop
and Conference on the Topology and Invariants of Smooth 4-Manifolds,
Minnesota, August 2013

Interactions between low dimensional topology and mapping
class groups, Max Planck Institute, Bonn, July 2013

Workshop on symplectic manifolds, Dokuz Eylul University, June 2013

Galatasaray University, April 2013

Low-dimensional topology workshop, Istanbul Center for Mathematical
Sciences, March 2013

Workshop on low-dimensional topology, Hacettepe University, March 2013

Geometry/Topology
Summer School,
Bilkent University, August 2012

Conference on Holomorphic Curves and Low Dimensional Topology, Stanford, August 2012

Bilkent University, April
2012

The topology
and invariants of smooth 4-manifolds Workshop, Miami, March 2012

Brussels-Cologne
seminar, Cologne, January 2012

Yeditepe University, October 2011

Gauge Theory Workshop, Aarhus, August 2011

Bogazici University,
April 2011

Geometry and Topology Seminar, Middle East Technical University, March 2011

Izmir Algebraic Geometric
Topology Days II, Dokuz Eylul University, January 2011

University of California, Berkeley, April
2010

University of California, Davis, February 2010

Rice University, Texas, November 2009

Sabanci University, March 2009

Izmir Algebraic Geometric Topology Days, January 2009

Alfred Renyi Institute
of Mathematics, September 2008

Middle East Technical University, April 2008

Georgia Topology
Conference, University of
Georgia, May 2007

Atilim University, December 2006

13th Gokova Geometry / Topology conference, Turkey, May 2006

Department of Mathematics,
University of Georgia, December
2005

Alfred Renyi Institute
of Mathematics, June 2004

Korea Institute for
Advanced Study, July 2003

Feza Gursey Institute, February 2003

Department of Mathematics, Middle East Technical University,

2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006

Department of Mathematics,
Princeton University, April
2002

Department of Mathematics, Kansas State University, November 2001

8th Gokova Geometry
/
Topology conference,
Turkey,
May
2001

Department of Mathematics, Cornell University, April 2001

Symplectic
Geometry and Applications to Physics, UC Irvine, April 2001

7th Gokova Geometry
/ Topology Conference, Turkey, May 2000

Feza Gursey Institute,
Turkey, May 2000

Georgia Topology
Conference,
University of
Georgia, May 1999

Department of Mathematics, Duke University, January
1999