18 May 2017 Thursday
13.30 – 16.00 The Meeting of Underwater Cultural Heritage Educational Program for Scuba Divers in Turkey – By participation of Republic of Turkey Ministry of Culture and Tourism, Turkish National Commision for UNESCO Underwater Cultural Heritage Monitoring Committee, Turkish Underwater Sports Federation, Selcuk and Uludag Universities.
12.00 A presentation to the High School students of Kemer at Kemer Anadolu High School on Underwater Archaeology by Karolina Trutz and Ceyda Öztosun).
19.00 Opening Ceremony of Tahsin Ceylan’s Underwater Photography Exhibition by Mr. Münir Karaloğlu – Governer of Antalya (Selcuk University Underwater Reserach Center – Kemer / Akdeniz Cd. No:25 Kemer-Antalya)

19.30 16st IKUD Opening Ceremony – Selcuk University Underwater Research Center – Kemer

Opening Speeches by:
Yrd.Doç.Dr.Hakan Öniz / Aydın Aytuğ
Mustafa Gül – Mayor of Kemer
Prof. Dr. Şamil Aktaş, Vice President of Turkish Underwater Federation
Mustafa Cihan Feslihan – District Governor of Kemer
Prof. Dr. Ahmet Kağan Karabulut – Vice Rector of Selcuk University Alhaji La Mohammed – Minister of Information and Culture of Nigeria
Münir Karaloğlu – Governor of Antalya

20.15 Tahsin Ceylan Video Show and conversation to the competitors

19 May 2017 Friday
16st IKUD The Competition Part – Kemer Üç Adalar (Three Islands)
07.30 Departure from the Quay of Martı Myra Hotel – Tekirova/Kemer
Underwater Nature Photography, Underwater Archaeology Photography, Underwater Nature Video and Categories of Underwater Archaeology; Underwater Tropic Live Species Photography and Video Categories. (Categories named by these precious names; Jale İnan, Ekrem Akurgal, Nurdoğan Özkaya, Emre Omur ve Haluk Cecan and EUIFA Youth and Environment Awards).
DAN Europe – “Master Trim” competition for balancing the float within the Green Bubble Project. The competitors who perform the nearest dive to certain depth profile will win various prizes and will be entitled to participate in the finals to be held in Italy.

20 May 2017 Saturday
09.00 – 16.00 Competitors photo selection and video editing process at the Center of Selcuk University/Kemer.
18.00 “Turkish Polish Network of Historical Dynamics and Social Evolution” Official Declaration – Media Meeting
Media Meeting by :
Prof. Gościwit Malinowski, University of Wroclaw Prof. Przemysław Urbańczyk, Polish Academy of Science, Arch. Ethnology Inst.– Warsaw
Prof.Dr. Oğuz Tekin, Koç Üniversity
Prof. Dr. Osman Eravsar – Akdeniz University
Prof.Dr. Mustafa Hamdi Sayar – Istanbul University
Prof.Dr.Kadir Pektaş, Medeniyet University
Assoc.Prof.Dr. Şengül Aydıngün, Kocaeli University
Dr. Blazej Stanislawski, Polish Academy of Science, Arch. Ethnology Inst. – Wroclaw Assist.Prof.Dr. Hakan Öniz, Selçuk University
Dr.Murat Karademir, Selcuk University
Dr. Massimo Capulli, University of Udine

21 May 2017 Sunday (Center of Selcuk University/Kemer)
09.30 – 12.30 Jury Meetings of 16th IKUD Competitions
WORKSHOP – 11.00 – 12.45 (By Divers Alert Network; H2020 – Green Bubbles)
“Sustainable Diving Industry”
Subjects: “ Sustainable Diving Industry” “Smart Scooters and Underwater Mapping” “Diving and diabetes” “DAN-Diving Safety”

Assoc.Prof.Dr.Murat Egi (DAN Europe)
Marco Palma (Green Bubble)
Massimo Pieri (DAN Europe)
Luca Panebianco (Green Bubble)
WORKSHOP- 13.30 – 17.00 by ICOMOS-ICUCH/Turkey
“Sustainable Tourism and Underwater Cultural Heritage”
Every year on 18 April, ICOMOS celebrates the International Day for Monuments and Sites, whose establishment was approved by the 22nd UNESCO General Conference in 1983. In 2017, the theme is “Cultural Heritage & Sustainable Tourism”, chosen in relation to the United Nations International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development and in the context of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Sustainable Development Goals. Because of the theme of 2017 “ Sustainable Tourism and Underwater Cultural Heritage” is selected for the subject of the work shop during the 16th International Kemer Underwater Days- Kemer/Antalya-Turkey.

Prof.Dr. Sergey Fazlulin (Academy of Science of Russia) Prof.Dr.Sebastiano Tusa (Soprintendenza del Mare, Regione Siciliana – Italy) Prof.Dr.Mustafa Şahin, Uludağ University – Turkey)
Prof.Dr. Evren Erginal (Ardahan University)
Oğuz Aydemir (TINA Foundation)
Assoc.Prof.Dr.Murat Egi (DAN Europe)
Assoc.Prof.Dr Hasan Cicioğlu (Eastern Mediterranean University)
Assist.Prof.Dr. Davut Yiğitpaşa (Samsun 19 May University, Turkey)
Assist.Prof.Dr. Hakan Öniz (Selcuk University, Turkey)
Assist.Prof.Dr. Arıl Cansel (Gazi Üniversity, Turkey)
Dr.Atilla Toth, ICOMOS-ICUCH Hungary
Dr. Sergey Zelenko (University of Kyev – Ukrain) Dr. Viktor Vakhoneev (Academy of Science of Russia) Dr. Massimo Capulli (University of Udine – Italy Dr.Yana Morozova (University of Kyev – Ukrain)
Timo Dersch (Tauchen Magazine – Germany)
Dragan Milutinovic (Voyvodina TV – Serbia)
Aydın Aytuğ – (Kemer Promotion Foundation)
Özgür Kurga, Kemer Youth Businessman Association,
Sasha Karnilovich, UTD İspany, UTD Spain
Ali Sivrikaya, (Behalf of Kemer Region’s Dive Centers)
Luca Panebianco (Green Bubble)
Marco Palma (Green Bubble)
Massimo Pieri (DAN Europe)
Ceyda Öztosun, PhD Student (Selcuk University URC)
Karoline Trutz, PhD Student (PAN Warsaw)

WORKSHOP 13.30 – 17.00 (By Turkish & Polish Network)
Assist.Prof.Dr. Blazej Stanislawski, (Polish Academy of Science, Arch. Eth.Inst. – Wroclaw)
Prof. Dr. Osman Eravsar (Akdeniz University, Turkey)
Prof.Dr. Mustafa Hamdi Sayar (Istanbul University, Turkey)
Assoc.Prof.Dr. Şengül Aydıngün (Kocaeli University, Turkey)
Dr.Murat Karademir (Selcuk University, Turkey)
Assist.Prof.Dr. Akın Temur (Samsun 19 Mayıs University, Turkey)
Assist.Prof.Dr. Tuba Yiğitpaşa (Samsun 19 Mayıs University, Turkey)
Haldun Aydıngün (Küçükçekmece Archaeology Excavation)
Dr.Şeniz Atik (Küçükçekmece Archaeology Excavation)
Ülkü Kara, PhD Std. (Küçükçekmece Arkeoloji Kazısı)
Ayberk Enez (Küçükçekmece Archaeology Excavation) Anna Kubicka (PAN Wroclaw)
Anna Kubicka (PAN Wroclaw)
Konrad Symanski (PAN Wroclaw)
Kamran Kamaei (Eastern Mediterranean University)

19.30 Award Ceremony and closing of 16th IKUD