T3N Conference 2017

Technology Transfer: Breakthrough to Excellence TTA Turkey Project Closing Conference

Date: November 14, 2017 - The Marmara Taksim – İstanbul

Time Title
08:30 - 09:00 Registration
09:00 - 09:15 Welcome and Introduction
Dr. A. Mete Çakmakcı, Secretary General of TTGV
09:15 - 09:45 Opening Remarks
Tuğberk Başkaya, Business Development Analyst, EIF
Dr. Mehmet Şahin Gök, Vice President, TÜBİTAK
Dr. Oğuz Hamşioğlu, Director General of EU and Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Science Industry and Technology
Gabriel Munuera Vinals, Deputy Head of Mission, EU Delegation to Turkey
Dr. Faruk Özlü, Minister of Science, Industry and Technology
Morning Session: Technology Transfer Capacity Building
09:45 - 10:00 Mission Accomplished: TTA-Turkey Project Achievements
Deniz Bayhan, Team Leader, TTA Turkey AdviSeNet
10:00 - 11:00 Knowledge Transfer from US & FR Study Tours
Moderator: Doğan Taşkent, Business Development TTA-Turkey AdviSeNet
  • İdil Kök , IP & Contracts Program Manager, ODTÜ TTO
    Boston University OTD - Invention Disclosure System & IP Policy
  • Serhat Dalkılıç, IPR Coordinator, Erciyes TTO
    Texas A&M - Student Internship Program & Alumni Network
  • Müge Ak, Project Coordinator, Fırat TTO
    SATT Paris Saclay, IDF Innov - Proof of Concept & Maturation Funding
  • Ekrem Tekin, General Manager, Target TTO
    LSU - Louisiana State University - I-Corps Sites program for commercialization
  • Merve Yıldırımoğlu, Entrepreneurship & Start-up Expert, Selçuk TTO
    Oregon Health Sciences University - Startup accelerator – Starve-Ups
  • Anıl Çetin, Senior Technology Transfer Specialist, KOÇ APGTTD
    Dartmouth College - Implementation and effective use of TTO software
  • Esra Ayhan Çakır, IP Specialist, Bilkent TTO
    University of New Mexico (STC-UNM) - Marketing techniques of tech portfolio
  • Miray Karakuzu, IPR Coordinator, Atmosfer TTO
    SATT Conectus Alsace, SATT NORD in Lille - Systematic mapping of technologies & Interaction with Ecosystem
  • Rabia Taş, Vice Director, Arinkom TTO
    University of New Mexico (STC-UNM) - Regional and territorial development initiative to create an integrated community
11:00 - 11:15 Coffee Break
11:15 - 12:15 Implementation of IP Law & Compliance Practices
Moderator: Ersin Dereligil, Founding President & Board Member of LES Turkey, Managing Partner at Destek Patent
Marc Sedam, TTO Director, University of New Hampshire & Board Member, AUTM
Patrick Terroir, ‎Patent and Technology Committee Chair at LESI
12:15 - 13:00 Associations: Critical for Improving Technology Transfer Efforts
Moderator: Prof. Dr. Fazilet Vardar Sukan, Board Member, Turkish TTP & Director, Sabanci University SUNUM Center
Marc Sedam, TTO Director, University of New Hampshire & Board Member, AUTM
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
Afternoon Session: Accelerating the Ecosystem
14:00 – 15:00 VC Investments in Tech-Based Startups
Moderator: Duygu Öktem, Business Development TTA-Turkey AdviSeNet
Haluk Zontul, Managing Partner, DCP
Dr. Murat Balaban, Episome
Prof. Dr. Haluk Külah, Mikrobiyo
Prof. Dr. Ender Suvacı, Entekno

Gökhan Güner, Managing Partner, ACT
Doç. Dr. Arda Deniz Yalçınkaya, GlakoLens
Prof. Dr. Rana Sanyal, RS Research
Doç. Dr. Sinem Çöleri Ergen, Ambeent
15:00 – 16:00 Keys to Managing Great Accelerators and Mentor Networks
Moderator: Jeff Engell, Global Portfolio Manager Consultant, VentureWell
Mel Bulu-Taciroglu, Economist, UCLA & Regional Instructor, NSF ICORPS
Damien Roch, Managing Director, NUMA Scale Hub
Mehmet Onarcan, ‎Founder, Mentors Network Turkey and Angel Investor
16:00 – 16:15 Coffee Break
16:15 – 17:00 Creating Your Own Business Angel Group
Moderator:
Arif AkdağMember, Galata Business Angels & Owner, EKA Global
Ayse Zamboğlu, Startup Advisor & Angel Investor, US Life Science Angels
Gilles Le Cocguen, Head of EuroQuity, Bpifrance (ESIL Community)
Tanguy de La FOUCHARDIERE, Vice-President & Chairman, France Angels
17:00 – 17:30 Closing KeyNote Speaker – Call to Action
Cengiz Ultav, Chairman of the Board, TTGV and Board Member, VESTEL Ventures
17:30 – 18:30 Networking

T3N Conference 2017 Agenda

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