Mert Levent Oğuzata, born in 1980 in Ankara-Turkey, completed his undergraduate studies in
the Department of Mathematics and Computer Sciences of Çankaya University in 2002.
During his undergraduate studies, he started to shape his professional career by summer
internship programs within Atlantis Inc. and Atakent International Trade, which had been
founded by his father in 1971. Between the years of 2002-2003, he acted as the Product
Research and Development Manager of the latter. Together with the work experience, he also
conducted his undergraduate studies within NorthEastern University in Boston on Business
Administration, Computer Networks and Telecommunication Systems Management and
Development and on Information Technology. This joint program also offered him to focus
on special topics related with e-business infrastructure development, wireless and mobile
networks, data networks, technology innovation and entrepreneurship and marketing.
Following his graduation in 2006, he started to work within Nokia Inc. in Boston both for
marketing strategies and research and development. He also led the department of Product
Research and Development. In April 2010, he returned to Ankara and undertook the duty of
General Manager of Atakent International Trade, founded in 1971 by his father. In 2013, he
co-founded Global Future Designs and Solutions Inc. (GFDS) as an innovative company
offering high-tech and high-quality visual designs and solutions. As a skilled expert, Oğuzata
developed various telecommunication products to determine which companies and products
could result in valuable business partnerships. Being an energetic and motivating executive,
He could both introduce high-technologies to the sectors of entertainment, industry, defense
and education and create new working opportunities to the young talents.
Oğuzata has Microsoft Systems Engineer (MCSE 2000) and Microsoft Database
Administrative (MCDBA 2000) certificates and is competent in Java, C#, C++,
PHP&HTML, Internet research tools, Advanced SQL, MS Project, Knowledge of Maya,
Arnold, Vray, Unity, Real Flow, Deadline, Houdini, MS Office programs. He is experienced
in the network programs as TCP/IP, ISO/OSI, Ethernet, Token Ring and in Virtual Machines
and Render Engineering He is fluent in English and has intermediate knowledge French as
foreign languages. Oğuzata lives in Ankara and has still been acting as the General Manager
of Atakent International Trade and as the President of Board and CEO of GFDS Inc.
We bring together disruptive start-ups that have made their mark in the sector with augmented reality, autonomous robots, cyber security, 3D printing, simulation and drone technologies, BIM and energy efficiency solutions, and we talk to entrepreneurs about the contribution of these technologies to the future.
In collaboration with;
Friday 26 November 16:30 - 17:30 Room 1