23 MAY
Welcome Addresses

Prof. Gülay Barbarosoğlu, Rector, Boğaziçi University, Istanbul, Turkey

Tuğrul Tekbulut, Chairman of the Board, LOGO Business Solutions, Istanbul, Turkey

Nihat Ergün, Minister, Ministry of Science, Industry and Technology, Ankara, Turkey
Panel 1 : International, Regional and National Strategies of Public Institutions on
The Role of TTOs To Enhance University & Industry Relations

Prof. Lale Akarun, Vice Rector, Boğaziçi University, Turkey (Chair)

Olga Spasic, Head, Innovation Structures Section, Innovation Division, World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), Geneva, Switzerland (Speaker)

Thomas Bereuter, Administrator Academia, European Patent Academy, European Patent Office (EPO), Munich, Germany (Speaker)

Prof. Habip Asan, President, Turkish Patent Institute (TPE), Ankara,Turkey (Speaker)

Prof. Durmuş Günay, Executive Board Member, The Council of Higher Education (YÖK), Ankara, Turkey
Panel 2 : TTOs: Best Practices

Prof. Mehmet Nafi Artemel, Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences, Boğaziçi University, Istanbul, Turkey (Chair)

Prof. Richard Jennings, Deputy Director of Cambridge Enterprise, Cambridge University Technical Services (CUTS), UK (Speaker)

Prof. Manuel Fuertes, Science & Technology Transfer Consultant, The Technology Transfer Company of The University of Oxford (ISIS), Oxford, UK (Speaker)

Prof. Richard Cahoon, President at BioProperty Strategy Group, Inc.and ex-Director of Tech Transfer at Cornell University, New York, USA (Speaker)

Prof. Brain Graves, Director from Imperial Innovations, Imperial College, London, UK (Speaker)

Prof. Volkan Atalay, Vice Rector, Middle East Technical University, Ankara,Turkey (Speaker)
Panel 3 : Assessment Tools, Methodologies and Due Dillagence

Serhat Görgün, Managing partner, Inveon, Istanbul, Turkey (Chair)

Taj S. Mattu Director, Foresight Science & Technology (UK) Ltd, Oxford, UK (Speaker)

Claude Kaplan, Managing Director, Consulting IP-Pragmatics, London, UK (Speaker)

Shirley Gee, Chair, Life Science Committee, Keiretsu Forum and Retiree, Stanford University, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Valley, California

Jacques Darcy, Head of Division at the EIB / European Investment Fund, Luxembourg (Speaker)

Philip Purnell, Strategic Business Manager, Thomson Reuters (Speaker)
Panel 4 : An Enhanced & Accelerated Technology Transfer Model:
A fast way out for Turkish Universities and SMEs

Dr. Suat Genç, Vice President Acting (Strategy and Technology Development)  TUBITAK Marmara Reserach Center (MAM), Gebze Turkey (Chair)

Alper Şen, Computer Engineering Department, Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkey (Speaker)

Yalın Geçer, Business Development and Investment Manager, Alesta Girişim, Istanbul, Turkey (Speaker)

Mine Galip Koca, Network Marketing Director MobiPay-OpenRevolution, Istanbul, Turkey(Speaker)

Mustafa Kızıltaş, GM METUTECH-TTO, Ankara, Turkey (Speaker)
MAY 24
Welcome Addresses

Prof. Lale Akarun, Vice Rector, Boğaziçi University, Turkey
Roundtable Discussions
         


General Feedback and Recommendations by the Panel of Experts

Olga Spasic, Head, Innovation Structures Section, Innovation Division, World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), Geneva, Switzerland

Thomas Bereuter, Administrator Academia, European Patent Academy, European Patent Office (EPO), Munich, Germany

Richard Jennings, Deputy Director of Cambridge Enterprise, Cambridge University Technical Services(CUTS), UK

Manuel Fuertes, Science & Technology Transfer Consultant, The technology transfer company of the University of Oxford (ISIS), Oxford, UK

Prof. Richard Cahoon, President at BioProperty Strategy Group, Inc.and ex-Director of Tech Transfer at Cornell University, New York, USA

Prof. Brain Graves, Director from Imperial Innovations, Imperial College, London, UK

Ahmet Rıza Balım, TÜBİTAK TEYDEB Technology Transfer Mechanisms Support Group Committee Secretary, Ankara, Turkey

Sait Halim Paşa Yalısı  for networking and lunch hosted by
European Investment Fund (EIF)
and Istanbul Venture Capital Initiative (iVCi)


Welcoming address by Ms. Pınar Eczacıbaşı (iVCi Strategic Network Chair)


Presentation by Mr. Jacques Darcy (EIF- Head of Technology Transfer Division)

Concluding Remarks

Dr. Suat Genç,

Vice President Acting (Strategy and Technology Development) TUBITAK Marmara Reserach Center (MAM), Gebze Turkey



Farewell addresses

Prof. Lale Akarun, Vice Rector, Boğaziçi University, Turkey
MAY 25
Patent Research Training

Mustafa Çakır, Manager, Patents and Technology Transfer Department, Ege University Science and Technology Centre (EBİLTEM)

Aykut Gülalanlar, Manager, Projects and Business Development, Ege University Science and Technology Centre (EBİLTEM)