Deputy Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Ömer Fatih Sayan, BTK Chairman Ömer Abdullah Karagözoğlu, Board of Directors and Managers of Access Providers Association (ESB) and sector representatives attended the programme.
Deputy Minister Sayan, who spoke at the opening of the program, particularly focused on the “national technology move".
Deputy Minister Sayan "What will bring us to the vision of 2023, which is the framework of our President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, will be the "National Technology Move" which is again under the leadership of the Mr. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Because the technology we don't have all the details, is of no use to us. That is why I want to underline that; It is indigenous and national production everywhere and every area that will protect us from uncertainties and openness to attacks." he reiterated domestic and national emphasis in his words.
Chairman Karagözoğlu: ESB should promote the conscious and effective use of the Internet. In his speech, Karagözoğlu stated that not only the harmful aspects of the Internet, but also the opportunities it has brought to our children, youth and families are extremely important targets for us. In this direction, our Institution; In order to ensure that our citizens use the Internet in a conscious, safe and effective way and to raise awareness on this issue, it focuses on awareness raising activities as in many European Union countries. As you know, a cooperation protocol has been signed between our institution and ESB in 2017 in order to spread the conscious, safe and effective use of the Internet, to create the effectiveness of the Secure Internet Service and to raise awareness on this issue. A number of studies have been carried out within the framework of this protocol with ESB.
The Chairman of the Board of Directors of Access Providers Association(ESB), Mehmet Çerikçi, made a speech about the work carried out by ESB under the 2017 cooperation protocol. ESB started its activities within this scope and stated that a team was formed within the ESB within the scope of the said protocol. He presented the address of www.guvendekal.org.tr address prepared by ESB about the conscious internet usage to the guests in the hall by presenting it in cinevision.