2017 Urla

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Ahu Sıla Bayer – Translator, Interpreter & Instructor of English, Founder at Act English, Lecturer of Drama Translation at Bosphorus University, Actress, Istanbul

Annick Niedner – Born and grown up in tiny Luxemburg, trained lawyer (Paris) and language teacher (German, French), currently teaching French to adults (Alliance Française), passionate language learner and dancer, mother of three grown-up kids, Brussels

Aydan Bahadır – Personal development expert, trainer, coach, hypnotherapist, singer and composer. Main focus areas emotional intelligence and neuroscience. Previously worked at the European Parliament as a policy officer on foreign policy, Brussels

Aylin Gezgüç – CSR and Sustainability Strategy, Brand Architecture and Communications Strategy Professional, Consultant, Coach, Dreamer, Yogi, Mother, Social Entrepreneur, Istanbul

Dahlia Maes – Conservator of Cultural Heritage (IRPA, Belgium), Connecting people through culture, technology, science and creativity, Musician, Explorer of spiritual and shamanic practices, Brussels

Damla Koçman – Chemical Engineer, Founder at Coachman Coaching, Training and Consulting, Entrepreneur, Interested in spiritual practices, Istanbul

Davut Hakan Habip – Hacker, changemaker and father; Founding Chairperson of Science Heroes Association, a non-profit with 17.000 participants from 45 cities, building sustainable peace together with children, contributing to unite mankind through purpose, values, language and actions since 2000, Istanbul

Duygu Ercan Mörel – professionally an economist specialized in trade policy and strategy development, in the daily life passionate about technology, creativity, music, art, yoga, Ankara

Fulya Bağcivan – Computer Engineer, Business Analyst, Software Developer, Traveler, Experimentalist, Art Lover, Istanbul

Mazen AbulHosn – Emergency Coordinator at International Organization for Migration (IOM) Turkey, Psychosocial Expert, Traveler, Ankara| Beirut

Murat Erbezci – Ophthalmologist working on vision rehabilitation, reading and learning disorders, enthusiast of functional medicine, former “Ophtalmo Sans Frontiere” volunteer in Africa, Izmir

Mustafa Osman Turan – Diplomat, Dreamer, Community Builder, Mediator, Co-Founder at InnoCampus.org, Ankara

Nazlan Ertan – Al-Monitor Culture Editor, journalist, reader, inquisitive chatter-box, drifter, Izmir

Nil Memişoğlu – Sustainable Development and Communication Professional, UN Coordination Associate at United Nations Turkey Office, Ankara

Nurgül Selvi – Finance Professional, CFO at MullenLowe Istanbul Advertising Agency, Keen on beauty in all forms; nature, art, music, architecture, poetry. History lover, Collector, Gatherer, Istanbul

Özgür Atanur – Explorer, transmedia story teller, award winner innovator, project coordinator, business developer, consultant, leader, personal development trainer, musician, a boy & a girl’s father, Istanbul

Rahel Kassahun – PH.D. in Economics (University of California), Founder & Executive Director at Africa Unbound, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Ting Kelly – experience designer, ecosystem builder, brand strategist; Founding Partner at Emergent Collective, an experience design studio of the future; producing global immersive experiences geared for luminaries on the edges of art, culture and technology; Fellow for the Long Now Foundation and Advisor for several high-growth startups, including CoMakery, San Francisco