New Visions And Strategies For The Next Century: People, Technology & Productivity

Date: 4th-7th June 1995

Ciragan Palace, Hotel Kempinski, Istanbul
June 4th – 7th, 1995
Honorary Congress President: H.E.Suleyman Demirel, President of the Republic of Turkey

Key speakers

  • Tor Dahl
  • Dr. Curt Nicolin
  • Dr. Gary Becker

Registration Fee US$840 (early bird US$760)

At the time, Jean Claude Lauzon was President of WCPS, Tor Dahl was Chairman of WCPS. World Productivity Congress Archive

Prime mover:

  • Dr Ergun Yener
  • Secretary General
  • National Productivity Center

This Congress included a specific and special session on Women & Productivity. Following the Congress, Dr Ergun Yener was appointed to the Board of WCPS

The Istanbul Declaration

We, the members of The World Confederation of Productivity Science and the World Academy of Productivity Science, meeting in plenum at the Ninth World Productivity Congress in Istanbul, Turkey, believe and declare:

This is a direct positive linkage between

  • People, Technology, Productivity,
  • Sustained Economic Growth,
  • Quality of Employment and Human Condition,
  • and Full Employment.