12 April, Wyndham Grand Levent

Ufuk Tarhan

Futurist, Digital Strategist

Ufuk Tarhan

Futurist, Digital Strategist

Biography

Ufuk Tarhan, Futurist, Economist, Founder and Head of M-GEN Digital Agency. Graduated from the Middle East Technical University (METU), Department of Economics. Since 1982, she has worked as a top executive, general manager and board member in various companies and industries mainly in IT & telecommunications.

In 2002, she was awarded as the most successful businesswoman in the IT industry. She founded M-GEN Future Planning Center in 2006 & M-GEN Digital Agency in 2011 to provide personal future planning consultancy & Digital/Social Media Services to people & enterprises. She is ranked among top 100 female futurists in the world list (being the one and only Turkish person) and known as business designer and avatar.

Gives conferences and lectures to “create a better future & Get Prepared for Digital, Robotic, Energy Revolutions”. She is first members and former president of the Futurists Society (TFD) in Turkey and still the only woman futurist keynote speaker, moderator and facilitator in Turkey.

She is one of the well known bloggers and writes articles on Harvard Business Review Turkiye, Platin Dergisi, Hürriyet Eğitim, Yenibiris.com, Martı Dijital Dergisi.

She is lecturing in METU and various universities. Currently, she has been doing master degree in “Innovation and Entrepreneurship” at Bahcesehir University. She is also the member of World Future Society, Association of Professional Futurists, Kagider Board Member (Replacement), Futurists Association High Advisory Board Member, 2009-2012 President.

All session by Ufuk Tarhan