Project Management Summit for Startups

Project Management Summit for Startups

is on 12 November 2020.

This one-day virtual summit, with some of the world’s most renowned project managers, entrepreneurs, investors, mentors and startup accelerators, will provide you with a great learning and networking opportunity.

The summit is organised in the scope of Outspeed Startup Project, funded under CSD-V programme between EU and Turkey, implemented by PMI Turkey in collaboration with PMI Bulgaria, PMI France and PMI Slovenia in association with Ankara Development Agency.

The summit will be held digitally, and full summit programme will be announced on our website.

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Agenda

09:30 – 09:45

PMI Welcome

 

Eren Akdur, President, PMI Turkey

09.45 – 10:05

Directorate for EU Affairs, Welcome

 

Bülent Özcan, Director-General for Financial Cooperation and Project Implemantation, Directorate for EU Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

10:05 – 10:20

Outspeed Startup Welcome

 

Dr. Gökçe Phillips, CEO and Co-founder, CryptoIndexSeries

10:20 - 10:50

Outspeed Startup Glasses
Introduction of the Outspeed Startup and the Project Findings

 

Speakers:
Dr.Bülent Gümüş, CEO and Co-founder, InnoCentrum

10:50 – 11:20

Keynote
The Project Economy and How to Increase the Success of Startups

 

Speaker:
Antonio Rodriguez, Co-founder, Strategy Implementation Institute

11:20 – 11:30

Break

11:30 – 12:00

PMI Perspective
Project Planning for Startups

 

Speaker:
Andreja Smole, Project Coordinator, Cosylab

 

12:00 – 12:40

Incubation /Innovation Centre Panel
Importance of Planning and Management in Startup Sucess: Training Perspective

 

Moderator:
Dr. Bülent Gümüş, CEO and Co-founder, InnoCentrum

Speakers:
Serdar Alemdar, General Manager, ODTÜ Teknokent
Selin Arslanhan, Founder & MD, ReDis Innovation
Dr. Hüseyin Güler, Business Planning Innovation Director Kastamonu Entegre

12:40 – 13:00

Lunch

13:00 - 13:30

Keynote
Startup Keynote

 

Speaker:
Sean Yu, Cofounder & CEO, Paraşüt

 

13:30 - 14:00

Startup Panel
Planning and Management : Startups' Perspective

Moderator:
Dr. Gökçe Phillips, CEO and  Co-founder, CryptoIndexSeries

Speakers:
Onur Alp Soner, CEO, Countly
Ross Fobian, CEO, ResponseTap
Yiğit Kipman, Co-Founder and CEO, HOP! eScooter

14:00 – 14:45

Mentor Panel
How to Support Startups in Their Journey:  Mentor Perspective

Moderator:
Algın Erozan, Principal Consultant, Bizpro PM Consultancy

Speakers:
Demet Demirer, Founder, Değişim Mimarı
Meltem Çora, Chairman, TÜGİM
Dr. A. Mete Çakmakcı, Board Member Teknoloji Yatırım A.Ş.
Prof. Dr. Selim Yazıcı, Istanbul University and Co-Founder of FinTech Istanbul

14:45 - 15:00

Break

15:00 – 15:40

Keynote
Sales and Business Development for Startups

 

Speaker:
Spencer Horn, President, Altium Leadership

15:40 – 16:20

Panel
Importance of Planning and Management in Startup Sucess: Investors' Perspective

 

Moderator:
Muhammed Seyid Pehlivan, Coordinator  Ankara Development Agency

Speakers:
Nuri Murat Avcı, Managing Director at TUBITAK BIGG+
Hakan Yıldız, CEO, Fonbulucu.com
Mehmet Balaban, General Manager, Hedef Portföy Yönetimi AŞ

16:20 - 17:00

Partner Panel
Observations and Lessons Learnt in Partner Countries

 

 

Speakers:
Miha Lenic, projectMan
Dr. Bülent Gümüş, CEO and Co-founder, InnoCentrum
Algın Erozan, Principal Consultant, Bizpro PM Consultancy
Igor Mrzlikar, Advisor to the President, PMI Slovenia
Mihail Mihailov, President, PMI Bulgaria
Dr. Gökçe Phillips, CEO and Co-founder, CryptoIndexSeries

17:00

Summit Closing

 

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