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IBM Smartcamp 2014 Mentors Are Announced


IBM SmartCamp 2014 Finals will be held at Startup Istanbul Conference on the 30 of September. You can register for the event on here.


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 Jury

  • Cengiz Ultav, Chairman at TTGV Vestel, Executive Board Member
  • Kazım Yalçınoglu, Serial Entrepreneur, Investor and Lecturer
  • Predrag Lucic , Ecosystem Development Executive at IBM MEA
  • Deborah Magid, Director, Software Strategy at IBM Venture Capital Group

Mentors

  • Banu Ogawa, General Manager at Biocity Istanbul
  • Timuçin Bilgör, Chairman of the Board BUBA
  • Hulusi Berik, Serial Entrepreneur, Angel Investor, Strategist
  • Sadullah Uzun , CEO at Verisun Bilisim
  • Berna Cigeroglu Okçu, Innovation and Business Development Manager at Borusan Holding
  • Zeynep Özyurt Tas, Strategy and Innovation Manager at Borusan Logistics
  • E. Göktekin Dinçerler, Director at Turkven Private Equity
  • Doruk Mutlu, System Consulting & Audit Novicor Technology Partners
  • Baris Aksoy, Managing Partner at 37 Ventures
  • Murat Ihlamur , Co-CTO at Netsis
  • Fuat Alican , Vice President at CIFOCICA
  • Mike Reiner, Co-founder at Startupwiseguys
  • Bulent Erbas, Okan Teknokent
  • Semih Çetin, Managing Partner at Cybersoft Information Technologies
  • Jale Akyel , Manager at Ecosystem Development IBM Turkey
  • A. Mete Çakmakçı, Secretary General at Technology Development Foundation of Turkey
  • Canan Çakmakçı, General Manager at Bilkent CYBERPARK
  • Naci Dai, Founding Partner at Eteration
  • Christopher Rogers, Partner at Lumia Capital
  • Dilek Dayınlarlı, Vice President at 212
  • Ömer Hızıroglu, General Manager at Inovent Innovative Ventures
  • İhsan Elgin , Executive Director & Entrepreneur at Özyegin University Accelerator Program
  • Alp Güler , Vice President at Carlyle’s MENA Fund
  • Adil Oran, Director at GIMER Entrepreneurship Research Center, METU
  • Esat Sibay, Managing Director at Corvus Advisors
  • Haluk Aykul, Founding Partner at Nexxtstage
  • Tomas Jensen, Corporate Communications Professional
  • Murat Sahin, CEO at Orijinal
  • Jose Romano , Head of Turkey & Istanbul Venture Capital Initiative at European Investment Fund
  • Sinem Ulutürk , Permanent Ankara Representati at TUSİAD
  • Melih Murat Ertem, Deputy CEO,CIO at Investment

What is IBM SmartCamp?
IBM SmartCamps are exclusive events aimed at identifying early stage entrepreneurs who are developing business ventures that align with IBM’s strategy. SmartCamps give selected startups the opportunity to connect with the venture community.
IBM SmartCamp Istanbul is an exclusive regional event bringing together the best of the best startups who are developing business ventures that align with the IBM Smarter Planet vision from across Asia, Central Eastern Europe, Middle East, and Africa.

─ September 18, 2014