WINGSForum 2014 took place at the beautiful Point Hotel Barbaros in Istanbul, Turkey from March 27-29, 2014. The Point Hotel Barbaros combines contemporary art with technology to create a stimulating and engaging atmosphere for guests.



The hotel is located in the Esentepe, the new business district of Istanbul with public transport links to the rest of the city. Centrally located between the two main international airports of Istanbul, the sight-seeing attractions of Sultanahmet are approximately 8 – 9 km away. Nearby places of interest include the Blue Mosque, Topkapi Palace and the Grand Bazaar. This is a high-rise hotel furnished and decorated in a modern, contemporary and functional design suitable for business and leisure travelers alike.

The Point Hotel offers three restaurants, three bars, a patisserie, and an onsite Turkish library and art museum all within the hotel itself. Also, the hotel houses a modern, expansive fitness center which includes a swimming pool, Jacuzzi, Turkish bath, massage rooms, and an exercise studio with cardiovascular and strength training machines. In addition to these, the Point Hotel Barbaros has a one-of-a-kind game room, appropriately named “The Game” located in the basement that you will truly have to see to believe.