The STEAM Workshop was held on the subjects regarding what can be done in the field of STEAM within the scope of TÜBİTAK in the process of developing qualified human resources for qualified information production of our country.
TÜBİTAK Science Center’s contributions to STEAM policy of Turkey to educate competent human resources in the field of science, technology, engineering, mathematics and arts was discussed in the workshop. Academicians, teachers and authorities in the sector related to the STEAM field participated in the workshop.
President of TÜBİTAK Dr. Hasan Mandal stated that TÜBİTAK would also like to contribute to the field of STEAM through the support programs of ARDEB, TEYDEB and BİDEB as well as the 4000 coded programs and new programs to be implemented within the Science and Society Department.
Related to the various activities carried out under the head of TÜBİTAK Science and Society Department, opinions of science center stakeholders were received for the contribution of TÜBİTAK to STEAM field of in order to disseminate science culture in society, especially to increase interest and curiosity of children and young people. General evaluations were also discussed on TUBITAK's role and concrete outputs on the roadmap to be followed in order to contribute to the field in the future.