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Theme: Social Media&Sports

Izmir, Turkey
May 25th, 2012

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About this event

Who Wins the Game?
We believe that technology,design and entertainment are way involved in social media and sports.TEDxAlsancak will be interesting and having variety of knowledge which really worth to spread and meet with TED spirit and goal.

TEDxAlsancak will be a cross-disciplinary event.
TEDxAlsancak pulls speakers from various platforms such as;
art directors,scouts,professors,authors,fashion designers,bloggers,street performers,soccer players,swimmers,directors,basketball coaches,ballet dancers,department store managers and surf instructors

TEDxAlsancak will be the first TEDx event in Izmir;
also the first TEDx event in the Aegean Region of Turkey.

Confirmed Speakers

  • Akan Abdula
    Born in Skopje, Macedonia. Graduated from Bilkent University, Faculty of Management.Currently He's leading the Strategic Planning Department at Grey Worldwide Advertising - Istanbul. Akan Abdula is a member of Turkey Advertising Self-Regulatory Board;also part-time instructor in Bahcesehir University.
  • Sabri Ugan
    Journalist,anchorman,writer,sports lover. Wrote a book "Arda Turan Aslan Yurekli Kaptan".
  • Taylan Ozgur Demirkaya
    Decision Analyser,Copywriter,Blogger,Mentor, Information Designer. Instructor in Izmir University of Economics.
  • Ilgım Cetin
    Professional Oral Care Field Manager at Colgate-Palmolive 13343 tweets in less than 1 year.She will talk about her Twiiter addiction and why it's inspiring.
  • Ömür Kula
    User Experience Designer
  • Çiğdem Özkan
    General Manager at Degisim Grup
  • Yalçın Pembecioğlu
    Co-founder and Managing Partner at Bigumigu
  • Semih Saygıner
    World Billiards Champion
  • Ercüment Büyükşener
    Social Media Communication Consultant
  • Mehmet Fatih Gokce
    Turkish Football Federation national referee
  • İsmail Şenol
    Basketball commentator at NTV
  • Caner Eler
    Author, commentator at NBA TV, NTVSPOR and Eurosport.
  • Nasuh Mahruki
    Professional mountain climber, writer, photographer, AKUT leader. At 20, started mountain climbing. At 27, climbed at Mount Everest.
  • Mehmet Demirkol
    Sports writer
  • Fuat Akdağ
    Sports author

Venue and Details

Fransız Kültür Merkezi
Cumhuriyet Bulvarı n°152
Izmir, 35220

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Umut Mustafa Gocmen
Istanbul, Turkey

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Enas Rashwan
Miami Beach, FL, United States

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