Announcementt
  • Due to the Coronavirus (Sars-CoV-2/Covid-19) Pandemic, EBDays2020 Conference will be held ONLINE on 01 – 03 September 2020 via MS TEAMS.
  • Abstract Submission Deadline: 15 August 2020
  • Early Registration Deadline: 20 August 2020
  • Abstract Submission Deadline: 15 August 2020

VENUE

Gebze Technical University Congress Center
Address: Gebze Teknik Üniversitesi, 41400 Gebze, Kocaeli, TURKEY

Gebze Technical University is located at the heart of the industry, at a key location that connects Asia and Europe. It is maximum 1 hour away from Istanbul, Kocaeli, Sakarya, Bursa and Yalova cities and a 15-minute drive from Sabiha Gökçen Airport.

Website: http://www.gtu.edu.tr/

DIRECTIONS TO CAMPUS:

BY CAR
THROUGH E–80 TEM HIGHWAY:
Enter E-80 TEM Highway after FSM Bridge and advance towards east. Exit through Çayırova-Eskihisar toll booths. Go straight ahead. At the crossroads where the current road crosses D-100, keep your direction and follow Bayramoglu signs. Do not turn towards Ankara or Istanbul direction. Be also careful not to take the ASM Hospital turn, which is a commonly made mistake. You should see the sign and campus of GTU on the right before you reach the end of the crossroads. Turn right at the sign and head towards the entrance of GTU 100 meters ahead. First-time visitors are advised to exit through Çayırova booths when coming from Ankara direction. When you use the Gebze exit, you should follow D-100 in the direction of west towards Istanbul.

THROUGH D-100:
From Istanbul direction, follow Anatolian side D-100 state road towards east. After passing Pendik and Tuzla, take the Bayramoğlu exit. You should see the GTU sign on the right before completing the exit. Visitors coming from east through D-100 and those coming through D-575 and taking the ferry at Topçular Ferry Port should also use the Bayramoğlu exit (not Gebze). The visitors coming to Pendik first via fast ferry should take D-100 and head towards west. GTU is not located in Gebze city center and is closer to Tuzla, Istanbul.

BY MUNICIPAL BUSES FROM ISTANBUL:
From Istanbul, take the municipal bus numbered 500-T (commuting between Topkapı / Cevizlibağ and Tuzla Şifa Mahallesi) and get off at the last stop, which is Şifa Mahallesi. Then take the Gebze-Harem minibus and get off shortly after at Yenimahalle Bayramoğlu bridge, go past the ground area on the right, and you will see the entrance of GTU 100 meters ahead. You can also take the municipal bus numbered 17B (commuting between Kartal Metro Station and Gebze) from Istanbul and get off at Gebze Technical University stop, and reach the campus following a short walk.

BY GEBZE KOOP BUSES FROM ISTANBUL:
From Istanbul, you can take Gebze Koop buses, which depart from Esenler Terminal and exit through Çayırova-Eskihisar toll booths after taking E-80 TEM Highway following FSM Bridge. After the booths, get off at Yenimahalle Bayramoğlu bridge, go past the ground area on the right and you will the entrance of GTU 100 meters ahead. 

BY MİNİBUS:
When coming from Harem direction in Istanbul, take the Gebze-Harem minibus that travels on D-100 and get off at Yenimahalle Bayramoğlu bridge, go past the ground area on the right and you will the entrance of GTU 100 meters ahead. You can also take the Gebze-Harem minibus when coming from Gebze direction and get off at the same place.

BY MUNICIPAL BUSES FROM GEBZE:
When coming from Gebze direction, you can take the bus numbered 490 (commuting between Muallimköy and GTU), and when coming from Darıca direction, you can use 515 or 525. Besides these, you can also take 501, 502, 503, 551, 556, 557, or 562.