Launch Event

September 22, 2018

13:30 - 18:00

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It s a great pleasure to invite you to the official launch event of Ventourage Diversity, an Impact-driven Venture Building Programme led by Technolera. It will be supported and sponsored by the EFSE (European Fund For Southeast Europe) and will be locally implemented in close relationship with KAGİDER (The Women Entrepreneurs Association of Turkey). The program aims to increase the level of awareness in corporate venturing, access to entrepreneurial talent and energy, and create greater social impact and sustainability.

The launch event takes place at Levent Kolektif House on Saturday, September 22nd, from 13:30 to 18:00. The event is followed by a reception. Please sign up for the event.

We look forward to seeing you.

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Kolektif House Levent

  • Esentepe Mahallesi, Talatpaşa Cd. No:5, 34394 Şişli/İstanbul
Time Agenda
13:30 - 14:00 Registration & Welcome
14:00 - 14:30 Opening
Jülide Ateş, Master of Ceremony/Moderator
Ömür Filiz, CEO - Technolera
Burcu Karpuz, Regional Director - Finance in Motion
14:30 - 15:00 Program Details
Nehir Gülşen, Program Director - Technolera
15:00 - 15:30 Global Venture Building Trends & Co-foundry Testimonials
Hal Tezcan, Operating Advisor - Technolera, Founder - StartupPort, Chicago
Rafiuddin Shikoh, Founder - Goodforce Labs, Dubai
15:30 - 16:00 Coffee Break & Networking
16:00 - 16:40 Panel I - Impact
Burcu Karpuz, Regional Director - Finance in Motion
Rafiuddin Shikoh, Founder - Goodforce Labs, Dubai
Mustafa Baltacı, Founder - FintechPark Istanbul
Gizem Boyacıoğlu, Interaction Designer - Copenhagen Institute of Interaction Design
16:40 - 17:20 Panel II - Entrepreneurial Organization & Diversity
Seçil Şendağ, Managing Partner - 360 İletişim
Oğuz Bardak, Investment Manager - EFSE
Altan Atabarut, CINO - Technolera
Zeynep Sarılar, Chairwoman - ITEA3
17:20 - 18:00 Panel III - Ventourage Impact & Success Stories
Zühtü Eşiyok, COO - Kiraplus (Istanbul)
Dr. Omar Fisher, CEO - iwealth (Dubai)
Huma Gruaz, Chief Play Officer - Connectandplay (California)
Dr. Görkan Ahmetoğlu, Founder - Meta Profiling (London)
18:00 - 19:00 Garden Party