x = independently organized TED event

Theme: Social Media&Sports

This event occurred on
May 25, 2012
10:00am - 7:00pm EEST
(UTC +3hrs)
Izmir, 35

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.

Fransız Kültür Merkezi
Cumhuriyet Bulvarı n°152
Izmir, 35, 35220
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Speakers may not be confirmed. Check event website for more information.

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

Organizing team

Umut Mustafa

Istanbul, Turkey


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