DEEP TECH STARTUPS
Timur is an energy economist and entrepreneur. He founded Hello Tomorrow Turkey, accelerating the creation of a high-impact science entrepreneurship ecosystem in Turkey, now replicated in 11 countries around the world (including Brazil). Previously, Timur worked at the International Energy Agency (IEA) in Paris, where he was lead investment analyst and co-author of the annual World Energy Outlook, IEA’s flagship publication. In addition, he is a co-author of the IEA’s special reports on Iraq (2012), Brazil (2013), Sub-Saharan Africa (2014) and India (2015).
Prior to that, Timur worked in Equity Research Sales at Standard & Poor’s Investment Division, covering European markets. Having graduated from the London School of Economics, Timur has worked on energy projects in various positions, including at a JPMorgan Emerging Market Hedge Fund or Nobel Laureate Mohammed Yunus’ Grameen Bank. He was selected as the only undergraduate to work with post-doctoral research fellows at SciencePo Paris' Centre for European Studies on its European Southern Corridor gas supply project.
Timur is a member of Sandbox, a global network of 1,000 leaders under 30 and a special advisor to the board of Teraloop, a global pioneer in kinetic energy storage. Timur is a TEDx Speaker, international keynote speaker and guest lecturer at universities. He is fluent in German, Turkish, French and English.
Impact of exponential technologies and deep tech startups on the future
What are the latest trends in exponential technology worldwide that will shape the future? Large corporates are no longer the sole shapers of tomorrow: what role do startups play? Timur’s talk draws on examples carefully picked from over 4,000 deep-tech startups from 110 countries across categories (energy, healthcare, biotechnology, new materials, blockchain, IoT, artificial intelligence, robotics, industry 4.0, mobility, air quality, etc). He will address the power of blockchain technology to disrupt key sectors of business and most importantly get you excited to embrace the latest technologies to grow and accelerate your business and scale your impact. This talk is customized to your industry.
Science and deep-tech to create a better future