Internatıonal Symposıum On The Centenary Of The Lausanne Peace Treaty (17 -18 July 2023) Ankara)

Internatıonal Symposıum On The Centenary Of The Lausanne Peace Treaty (17 -18 July 2023) Ankara)

30 June 2023

Republic of Türkiye was recognized internationally by the Lausanne Peace Treaty in the field of politics and law. From this point of view, it is planned to hold an International Symposium on the Centenary of the Lausanne Peace Treaty in Ankara on 17-18 July 2023 in cooperation with Ataturk Supreme Council for Culture, Language and History- Ataturk Research Center, Turkish Historical Society, and Republic of Türkiye- Ministry of Foreign Affairs,
The symposium to be held aims make an evaluation of the century long journey of Lausanne Peace Treaty by examining the road to the peace treaty, negotiations, foreign representatives attending these negotiatians and their policies, and the analysis of the articles of the Treaty.
Different topics can be suggested provided that the main theme of the congress is adhered to.



1. Diplomatic Process leading to the Lausanne Peace Treaty
2. The Lausanne Peace Treaty Negatiations (I. and II. Terms)
3. Evaluation of the Articles of the Lausanne Peace Treaty
a. Political Clauses
b. Financial Clauses
c. Economical Clauses
d. Other Clauses
4. Diplomacy of Peace in the Atatürk Period after the Signing of the Lausanne Peace Treaty
5. The Evaluation of the Lausanne Peace Treaty in the context of Supplementary Protocols
6. The Reflections of the Lausanne Peace Treaty in the Turkish and World Public Opinion
7. The Perception of the Lausanne Peace Treaty in the Historical Context
Abstract and Full Text Submission and Evaluation
Domestic and foreign academicians as well as researchers who study the relevant subjects are welcome to participate in the congress. For participation, paper abstracts containing objective, method, resources to be used and potential findings with a minimum of 300 words both in Turkish and English must be sent to by April 7, 2023 at the latest. Abstracts will be sent to the referees who constitute the Science Committee. After the paper abstracts have been evaluated by the referees by taking their conformity with congress topics and scientific research methods as well as the originality of the studies into account, paper abstracts that have been approved will be announced.
Full texts of papers must be sent to by June 2, 2023 at the latest. Full texts will be included in the Congress Program after being evaluated by the referees in terms of compliance with the abstract and scientific research methods.
Papers are supposed to be original and it is required that they have not been presented or published before and that they are not titles, subtitles or parts of a published book or a thesis even though the thesis has not been published.

The official languages of the congress in which papers can be presented are Turkish and English. The abstracts and full texts of papers to be presented at the congress will be included in the refereeing process by being checked through a plagiarism program. The booklet containing the abstracts will be released as an e-book with the ISBN and the book containing the papers presented at the congress will be published.
Travel and accommodation expenses of those who will attend the congress will be covered by Atatürk Research Center. Participants who will jointly present their papers (only valid for papers with more than one author) must take note of the fact that only one participant’s expenses will be covered.
Abstract and Full Text Writing Rules

  • In the paper, the title must be written in bold and capital letters and it must be centered. Since evaluations will be made with “Blind Refereeing” method, the applicant’s name, last name, institution and contact information must not be included in the text.
    “Potential bibliography” must be stated in paper abstracts.
  •  In full texts of papers, there must be an abstract both in Turkish and English, consisting of 200 words, in 10 points following the title.
  • The title must also be stated in the abstract that is in English. The lettering must be Times New Roman and the font size must be 12. The point size of tables, footnotes and sources used must be 10.
  • The study must be composed in Microsoft Word program and blocked according to A4 paper size. A margin of 2.5 cm must be left at the bottom, top, right and left, and 1.25 cm must be left for footer and header.
  • There must be no line spacing in paragraphs. Indent must be 0 cm, spacing must first be 6 pt and then 6 pt and line spacing must be set to single line
  •  While citing references, the author’s name, last name; title of the book (the title of a book must be in bold, while the title of an article must be in “quotation marks”), publisher, place of publication, date and page number must be stated in footnotes in this order. The sources used must be placed at the end of the text in the same way as footnotes, in alphabetical order according to last names.
  •  Tables and graphics must be numbered separately, and the source must be specified in 10 points just below the table or graphic.
  • Original documents, pictures, maps and similar images that are not directly related to the text should not be included in the text unless necessary. They should be numbered and appended to the end of the text.
  •  Full texts of papers must contain a minimum of 5.000 words and a maximum of 10.000 words


Atatürk Research Center
Ziyabey Cad. Nu: 19
Symposium Secretariat: Specialist Aslı AKDOĞANBULUT İNSAN
Fax: +90 312 2855527 / Tel: +90 312 2856511 Extension: 1429
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