In 2012, Dr. Simsek gave "Basics of Wheat Quality" seminars in the Philippines.
Overview of the seminars:
- About 120 attendees in Manila and 50 attendees in Cebu were present during the seminars.
- Seminars were organized to provide basic information about wheat constitutions, their effect on milling and baking quality, and their analysis methods.
- Through technical analysis, the superior end-use functionality of U.S. wheat was reinforced to the milling industry.