Yeditepe University

 Management Application and Research Center


Yeditepe University

Department of Business Administration

YIRCoF ’18 - "Celebrating FUTURES at 50"

Yeditepe International Research Conference on Foresight and Futures

İstanbul, June 27 - 29, 2018

"Anticipation: Conceptual, Theoretical and Empirical Issues"












Call for Papers and Participation


We invite academic researchers, company managers and public policy makers to participate in and contribute to this conference to discuss conceptual, theoretical and empirical issues related with Anticipation and Anticipatory Systems.



Robert Rosen's Model of Anticipation





   Invited Speakers

Ted Fuller

Editor-in-Chief, FUTURES

Roberto Poli

UNESCO Chair in Anticipatory Systems

University of Trento, Italy


Symposium Venue



Maiden's Tower


Sunset in Istanbul





     13 March 2018


Important Deadlines

15 May 2018: Extended Abstract Submission

30 May 2018: Notification of Manuscript Acceptance

Send your abstract to


Selected papers will be published

in a special issue of FUTURES

after undergoing a second review process.