Future Engineers Club members participated at the workshop organized together with the Civil Engineering Club at Erciyes University in Kayseri, Turkey on 24-30 December 2013. During this workshop a group of 14 members and the advisor of the Future Engineers Club, Mr. Erjon Luga visited the campus of the Erciyes University and Meliksah University. They had a meeting with the Rector of Meliktash University, Prof. Dr. Mahmut D. MAT. During the meeting the Rector of the university assured that agreements and collaboration among these two universities would be made in the near future and promised support for the students who were interested to study there.
Also the club members were welcomed by the Civil Engineering Department at Erciyes University. The visit was followed by a brief introduction of the faculty and building where it was established. During this time the club members were introduced to some well known professor that held classes there and the organization of the department. The visit was followed by a brief presentation held by three members of Future Engineers Club” about Albania, Epoka University, Civil Engineering Department and Future Engineers Club.
The visit included a meeting with the hosting club members at Erciyes University was organized. A brief discussion was held on Club activities, student ethics and future events that could be organized by both clubs and universities. The students introduced their ideas and new projects were thought to be arranged in the future.
The club members also were invited by one of the biggest construction companies in Kayseri called Kinas. The owner himself Mr. Hamdi KINAS respectfully received the students and shared with them his experience as Civil Engineer and head of the company. He emphasized the love for the profession and preparation as the crucial keys to success. After the warm welcoming by Mr. KINAS the whole work process and offices were introduced.
This activity was organized by the Future Engineers Club for all its members in order to share their ideas and individual experiences among other students and among a different community that shares the same interest as them and also to introduce the club and university to different universities.
Among the cultural and social side this activity was considered to be a perfect initiative to get to know the members of the club, the advisors, the ideas and future plans and events and create a comfortable environment for all the participants and members of Future Engineers Club.