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THE PROPELLER CLUB OF THE U.S., PORT OF ISTANBUL

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LUNCHEON MEETINGS

Date Venue Guest Speaker Topic
20 July 2000 Hyatt Regency Mr. M. Ali Berkman
General Mgr. – Arçelik
Globalization & its effects on the future of Turkey.
14 Sept. 2000 Hyatt Regency David Meen
Director of McKinsey & Co.
Turkey and the surrounding region – Real Business Opportunity or Fiction
12 Oct. 2000 Hyatt Regency General Managers:
Gordon Campbell – Hyatt Regency
Marcos Bekhit – Four Seasons
Thomas Klippstein – Çıragan Kempinski(Res. Mgr.)
Challenges they meet with as well as their outlook and plans for the future.
3 Nov. 2000 Hyatt Regency W. Robert Pearson
U. S. Ambassador to Turkey
15 Dec. 2000 Hyatt Regency Muhtar Kent
President – Efes Beverage Group
Multinational Corporate World
16 Jan. 2001 Çırağan Kempinski Wine Producers:Doluca – Sibel Kutman
Kavaklıdere-Rep.of Jean Luc Colin
Wine Tasting- General information on wines
8 Feb. 2001 Hyatt Regency Cüneyt Türktan-
General Manager of Turkcell
New Economy, New World, New Rules & Convergence of Technology
15 March 2001 Hyatt Regency Servisimin Cömert – Japan Tobacco

Tijen Mergen – Bilkom

Belma Öztürkkal – Koç Yatırım

Executive Women- Impact, Challenge
13 April 2001 Hyatt Regency Yıldırım Aktürk
Former member of the Parliament and Undersecretary of the State  Planning Organization
Recipe for solving the current economic and political impasse
17 May 2001 Hyatt Regency Jon Trautman 
Asst. General Mgr – Ford Turkey
Brand Development:  Global Strategies vs. Local Execution
14 June 2001 Hyatt Regency Dr. Donald Frey for Dr.George D. Bassfrom the Nautical Inst. of Bodrum History of the Sea
Date Venue Guest Speaker Topic
July 19, 2001 Hyatt Regency Gregory Twitcher, Gen .Mgr. of Visa InternationalLevent Ersalman,Gen. Mgr. of Benkar Advantage Card Credit Cards – Threats, Opportunities in the New Millenniım
Oct. 17 Hyatt Regency Dinç Kızıldemir, Gen. Mgr. of OYPASelim Yekta Işık, Gen. Mgr. of ÇarşıMagazacılık

Şerif Kaynar, Country Mgr.of Korn/Ferry Int’l

Retail is Detail
Nov. 21 Hyatt Regency Erdal İnönü Views on 2002 and Beyond
Dec. 12 Hyatt Regency Riccardo Gandus, Country Managing Director of AccentureHilmi Güvenal , CEO of Işıklar Holding

Koray Arıkan, Vice President, JP Morgan

Corporate Culture in the New Millennium
Jan. 24, 2002 Hyatt Regency Metin Münir, Journalist Unbreakable Weight of Being a Journalist in Turkey
Feb. 20 Hyatt Regency Nedim Esgin, Gen. Mgr. of Arçelik International Acquisition Attempt , A Case History
April 11 Hyatt Regency Ersin Özince, CEO and Deputy Chairman of İş Bank Banking in the Wake of EU Negotiations
May 9 Hyatt Regency Prof. Norman Stone, Director of the Russian – Turkish Institute, Bilkent University and Professor of International Relations Expectations of Turkish-Russian Relations in the Next Decade
June 13 Hyatt Regency Şahin Tulga , Country General Mgr. of Hewlett Packard, TurkeyTamer Özmen, CEO of Doğan Online

Şerif Kaynar, Managing Partner of K Partners Int’l

New Technology versus Old Industry
Date Venue Guest Speaker Topic
July 10, 2002 Park Orman Annual Dinner Dance
(Pine Club Restaurant)
Sept 4  Hyatt Regency David Barchard,  Journalist,  Writer & Connoisseur of Turkey (from London) Turkey’s Communication With The Outside World
Sept 26 Hyatt Regency David Bork, Family Business Consultant (from the U.S) Structuring a Family Business for Continuity and Success
Oct. 30 Hyatt Regency Selim Oktar,  President of the Board, Strateji Mori Research and Planning

Hasan Tanla, President of the Board, Taylor Nelson Sofres PR

Murat Bekdik, General Coordinator, Input Research & Communications

Koray Arıkan, Vice President, JP Morgan

Public Opinion on the November 3rd General Election
Dec 11 Hyatt Regency H.E. David L. Arnett
Consul General of the USA
Iraq and the War on Terrorism
Jan 22, 2003 Hyatt Regency Mr Cuneyd Zapsu
Member of the Board and President
Executive Committee – Azizler Holding
(AKP Founder)
The New Government
March 6 Hyatt Regency Ozdem Sanberk, Director of TESEV – Former Ambassador to the UK

Isik Biren, Retired Vice Admiral

Serif Kaynar, Managing Director of K Partners Int’l

The Iraqi Crisis
April 9 Hyatt Regency Prof. Oya Başak
Head of the English Literature Department of the Bosphorus University
How Literature can change One’s Life
May 7 Hyatt Regency Mr Yanos Gramatides
General Secretary of the Propeller Club
Port of Piraeus, Greece
The Future of Turkish-Greek Business Relations
June 20 Hyatt Regency Haluk Alacaklıoğlu,
President of Corporate Governance AssociationAslı Başgöz, Partner, White & CaseSerif Kaynar, Moderator, Member of Corporate Governance Forum of Turkey
How Corporate Governance will shape the Future
Date Venue Guest Speaker Topic
Sept 18, 2003 Hyatt Regency Prof Dr. İlter Turan
International Relations Dept. Head of Bilgi University
Crisis in Iraq and the Regional Developments
Oct 15 Ceylan Inter-Continental Ms. Benedicta Lindiwe Hendricks
Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry of South Africa
Trade & Investment Opportunities in South Africa & Africa
Dec 10 Hyatt Regency Mr Tayfun Bayazıt
Chairman and CEO of Dışbank
What is in future for Turkish Banking after the crises?
Jan 22, 2004 Hyatt Regency Prof Dr. Sabih Tansal
President of the Bosphorus University
Chairman of TEDMER
Why Ethics Will Shape the Next Decade
Feb 26 Hyatt Regency Mr Mehmet Ali Birand
A Distinguished Journalist
Cyprus
Mar 25 Hyatt Regency Mr Celal Metin
CEO of Sabancı Holding
Developments from East to West
Apr 28 Ritz Carlton Propeller Participation to the DEIK Luncheon
H.E. Eric Edelman
U.S. Ambassador to Turkey
U.S. – Turkish relations
May 27 Hyatt Regency Mr Ilter Turkmen
Former Ambassador and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Turkey
NATO Today and Tomorrow
June 16 Hyatt Regency Dr Serif Sayın
Director of TESEV
Governance in Turkey – Risks & Opportunities
July 1 Mr Arıkan’s Residence Cocktail Party in celebration of the
53rd Founding Anniversary of the Istanbul Club
Date Venue Guest Speaker Topic
Sept 29, 2004 Hyatt Regency Messrs Cem Duna and Özdem Sanberk
Two well known, former AmbassadorsKoray Arıkan Moderator, Vice President of JP Morgan Chase Bank
Panel Discussion:
Turkey – EU Relations in the Eve of Accession Negotiations
Oct 22 Hyatt Regency Mr Muzaffer Akpınar
CEO of Turkcell
Turkcell – Today and Tomorrow
Dec 17 Ceylan Inter-Continental H.E. Eric Edelman
U.S. Ambassador to Turkey
U.S.- Turkish relations
Jan 10, 2005 Hyatt Regency Prof. Talat Halman
Chairman, Department of Turkish Literature – Bilkent University
European Union and the Turkish Identity
Feb 25 Hyatt Regency Prof.Dr. Gülay Barbarosoğlu
Head of the Kandilli Observatory and Earthquake Research Institute
Earthquakes in general
Mar 24 Hyatt Regency Salih Memecan
International Cartoonist
The World Is A Funny Place….(looking at it from the cartoonist’s eyes)
Apr 27 Hyatt Regency Alphonso Van Marsh, CNN

Nicole Pope, Former Correspondent-Le Monde
David Tonge, Former Diplomatic Correspondent of the Financial Times

H.E. Ambassador (R) Ilter Turkmen
Moderator, Former Foreign Minister of Turkey

Panel Discussion:
Turkish Foreign Policy – Continuity or Change
May 25 Hyatt Regency Mr. Tuluyhan Ugurlu
a well known Pianist and Composer
Performance of his piano compositions accompanied by the projection of related photos
June 22 Hyatt Regency Firuz Soyuer,
Partner- DTZ Pamir&Soyuer Int’l Property Adv.Patrick Keating,
Board Member-İş Venture CapitalHakan Kodal, General Manager, Yapı Kredi Koray Gayrımenkul Yatırım OrtaklığıZeynep Berkant, (Moderator)
Vice President, Yapı Kredi Mortgage Banking
Panel Discussion:
Real Estate Turkey – Bust or Boom
July 26 Bizim Tepe Propeller Summer Event
Date Venue Guest Speaker Topic
Oct 19, 2005 Hyatt Regency Mr. Sami Kohen
a distinguished Journalist and Columnist of “Milliyet”
TURKEY – EU, The Future?
Nov. 24,
2005
Hyatt Regency Mr. Kaya Tuncer
Founder and Chairman of ESBAS (Aegean Free Zone)
Foreign Investment – Turkey’s Needs and Possibilities
Dec. 22,
2005
Hyatt Regency Mr. Vedat Mimaroglu
Chairman & CEO of CIMTAS
Doing Business in China…. a case study
2006
Jan.27
2006
Hyatt
Regency
H.E. Deborah Jones
U.S. Consul General to Istanbul
U.S. Turkish Relationship
Mar. 1st, 2006 Hyatt Regency Mr. Ali Sabancı
Chairman – PEGASUS Airlines
Trends and Future of Turkish Airline Industry
Mar. 23, 2006 Hyatt Regency Mr. Nasuh Mahruki,
Professional Mountain Climber, Writer, Photographer and Documentary Producer.
He is one of the Founders and
President of AKUT
Catastrophe Management – How and When
April 18, 2006 Hyatt Regency Mr. Egemen Bağış
Member of the Turkish Parliament and Foreign Policy advisor to the Prime Minister of Turkey
Turkish – American Relations from a Different Perspective.
May 25, 2006 Hyatt Regency Mr. Eşref Cerrahoğlu
Chairman of TURMEPA,and Cerrahgil Shipping
Environmental Concerns in Turkey and Activities of TURMEPA (Turkish Marine and Environmental Protection Agency)
June 14, 2006 Hyatt Regency Mr. Cem Kınay
Founder and Shareholder of many touristic companies and agencies
Facing the Challenge of Turkey’s Tourism Future – 2006 and beyond
Date Venue Guest Speaker Topic
Sept. 18, 2006 Hyatt Regency Warren, H. Winkler, M.D
Port President
The Turkish Health System- How it can become much better
Oct  31 Hyatt Regency H. E. Ross L. Wilson
U.S. Ambassador to Turkey
Turkish American Relations Today
Nov 23 Hyatt Regency Mr. Hüsnü Özyeğin
Founder and Chairman of
Finansbank and Fiba Holding
The Future of Turkish Economy and Banking
Dec 21 Hyatt Regency Mr. Osman “Oz” Bengür
The First Turkish-American to have been a Candidate for the United States CongressCo-Founder of Investment Banking Firm,
Bengur and Bryan Co
Inside Story of Mobilizing the Turkish Lobby in U.S. Politics
2007
Jan. 29 Hyatt Regency Mr. Paul C. ReillyChairman and Chief Executive Officer of

Korn/Ferry International

Globalization and Leadership
Feb. 22 Hyatt Regency Prof Dr. Ersin Kalaycıoğlu
Rector – Işık University
Unicentered International World Order and Peace
Mar. 22 Hyatt Regency Mr. Turgay Demirel
President, Turkish Basketball Federation
World Class Team Building
Apr. 19 Hyatt Regency Mr. Avi Alkaş
General Mgr.  of Alkaş Danışmanlık
How Shopping Centers have changed the World commercialism and the future for Turkey.
May 24 Hyatt Regency Prof. Dr. Arman Kırım
Founder of FED Training
Towards an Innovative Economy
June 20 Hyatt Regency Mr. Rahmi M. Koç
Honorary Chairman of the Koç Holding
Turkish Philanthropy and its Contribution to Society
Sept. 19 Hyatt Regency Mr. Attila Vitai
President and CEO of Vodafone – Turkey
Vodafone and Trends in the Turkish and Global GSM Market
Oct. 19 Hyatt Regency Dr. Faruk Loğoğlu
President of ASAM
(Eurasia Strategic Research Center)&
Former Ambassador of Turkey to the U.S.A. and former Undersecretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkey
The Armenian Question and Turkish – American Relations
Nov. 22 Hyatt Regency Mr. Mithat Bereket
Correspondent, Producer and Editor of CNN Turk
What is Going on Around Turkey
Dec. 18 Hyatt Regency Mr. Mehmet Şimşek
Minister of State in Charge of Treasury
Turkish Economy in 2008 and Beyond
Jan. 16, 2008 Hyatt Regency Ms. Suzan Sabancı Dinçer
Member of the Board and Managing Director of Akbank
Turkish Banking Sector – Today and Tomorrow
Mar.24, 2008 Hyatt Regency Mr. Mehmet Gökay Üstün
Prime Ministry Investment Support and Promotion Agency
Why Invest in Turkey
Apr. 21,
2008
Hyatt Regency Mr. Tahir Uysal
Chairman of YASED Int’l Investors’ Association & Country President of BP Turkey
The Energy Question –Today & Tomorrow
May 20, 2008 Hyatt Regency Mr. Hüseyin Erkan
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Istanbul Stock Exchange
Global Recession and Stock Markets
June 19, 2008 Hyatt Regency Mr. Süreyya Ciliv
Chief Executive Officer – Turkcell
How Technology Will Shape Our Lives
Sept 22, 2008 Hyatt Regency Mr. Ferit F. Şahenk,
Chairman of the Board , Doğuş Group
Recent Economic Developments and Global Economic Outlook
Nov.26,2008 Hyatt
Regency
Prof. Dr. Deniz Gökçe
Economist, Columnist, Professor
Bahçeşehir University
What to Expect Here and
There 
Dec.17,2008 Hyatt Regency Mr. Nuri Çolakoğlu
Chairman of the Executive Committee of Istanbul 2010 European Capital of Culture
On the way to 2010 Istanbul European Capital of Culture
Jan.22, 2009 Hyatt Regency Andrew Finkel , Writer and Broadcaster Turkey’s Changing Image in a Changing World
Feb.24, 2009 Hyatt Regency Sharon Anderholm Wiener
U.S. Consul General to Istanbul
Continuity and Change – The Obama Administration
Mar. 23, 2009 Hyatt Regency Hasan N. Tanla
Chairman & Founding Shareholder of ESTIMA
Political Insights regarding March 29 Municipal Elections
Apr 20,
2009
Hyatt Regency Nick Baird
The Biritish Ambassador to Turkey
Turkey’s EU Prospects
May 27, 2009 Hyatt Regency David Seymour Tonge
Managing Director of IBS Research & Consultancy
Climate Change and Water in Turkey
June 22, 2009 Hyatt Regency Dr. Uygar Özesmi
Executive Director, Greenpeace Mediterranean
We Need  an  Energy (R)Evolution Now
Oct.21, 2009 Hyatt Regency Mr. Onno Kervers
Consul General of the Netherlands
400 years of Dutch-Turkish Relations
Nov.18, 2009 Hyatt Regency Mr. Lincoln McCurdy
President of  Turkish Coalition of America
The Turkish American Political Scene in the U.S.
Dec 23, 2009 Hyatt Regency Ms.Betul Mardin
Famous Public Relations Specialist also called the “Grand Dame of Public Relations”
Founder of I.M.A.G.E.
Why Public Relations and How?
Jan 20, 2010 Grand Hyatt Dr. Soli Özel
Professor of International Relations and Political Science at Istanbul Bilgi University
Columnist, Haberturk
Where To In Turkish Foreign Policy
Feb.17, 2010
Grand Hyatt Dr. Yılmaz Argüden
Chairman – ARGE Consulting & Chairman – Rothschild Türkiye
Boardroom Secrets – Corporate Governance for Quality of Life
Mar.17, 2010 Grand Hyatt Ms. Galya Frayman Molinas
President, Turkey Business Unit
The Coca-Cola Company
Mainstreaming Sustainability at Coca-Cola
Apr.28, 2010 Grand Hyatt Mr. Hugh Pope
Turkey/Cyprus Project Director
International Crisis Group
Turkey & The Middle East:
Ambitions and Constraints
June 21, 2010 Grand Hyatt Ms. Serpil Timuray
CEO Vodafone Turkey
Democratizing the Internet through Mobile Telecommunication
Sept. 27, 2010 Grand Hyatt Mr. Ziya Akkurt
CEO of Akbank
Turkish Economy Shines Like a Star with High Growth Prospects
Oct. 21, 2010 Grand Hyatt Prof. Nilüfer Narlı
Head of the Sociology Dept. – Bahçeşehir University
Political Culture, Body Politics and Dance in Turkey
Nov. 26, 2010 Grand Hyatt Ms. Jessica M. Hand
Director UKTI Turkey and HM Consul General
New Government Perspectives on British Trade
Dec.20, 2010 Grand Hyatt Prof. Dr. Celal Şengör, Geologist
ITU – Faculty of Geology
Musings on Nature and Men
2011
Jan.24, 2011 Grand Hyatt Mr. Aleksandar Medjedovic
Managing Director of Messe Frankfurt, Istanbul Ltd. & Chairman of the Turkish-Serbian Business Council
Revival of Ottoman times?
Turkey’s role in the Balkans and other neighbouring regions
Feb.24, 2011 Grand Hyatt Dr. Hans Ulrich Mayer
Chairman & Managing Director of
Nestle Turkey
The Importance of Creating Shared Value, with reference to the Global Food Industry
Mar.24, 2011 Grand
Hyatt
Mr.Mehmet Habbab
Chairman of Delta Petroleum Co.
Chairman of the Turkish-Lebanese Businessmen Council at DEIK
The Present Turmoil in the Middle East and North Africa and its effect on Business
Apr. 25, 2011 Grand Hyatt H.E. Scott Kilner
U.S. Consul General,  Istanbul
Some Observations and Insights on U.S. – Turkish Relations
June 20, 2011 Grand Hyatt Mr. Bedri Baykam
Well-known Turkish Artist
Turkey seen through the eyes of a Contemporary Artist
Sept. 28, 2011 Grand Hyatt Mr. Ömer Madra
Editor in Chief – “Açık Radyo”
Social Responsibility – Is it possible?
Oct. 25, 2011 Grand Hyatt H.E. Egemen Bağış
Minister for EU Affairs & Chief Negoatiator
“Turkish Spring” in the World, myth or reality?
Nov. 28, 2011 Grand Hyatt Dr. A. Botan Berker
General Manager, Fitch Rating Türkiye
“Fear of Executioners:
The Power of the Rating Agencies”
Dec.28, 2011 Grand Hyatt Professor Nur YalmanProfessor of Social Anthropology and Middle Eastern Studıes, Emeritus, in theDepartment of Anthropology, Harvard University The Western World, the Ottomans and the Future of Asia
2012
Jan.18, 2012 Divan Elmadağ 60th Founding Anniversary Celebration Dinner of the Propeller Club Istanbul
Feb.27, 2012 Grand Hyatt Panel Discussion:Ümit Hergüner – Bilgen Özeke -Founding Partner

Agah Uğur – Borusan Holding – CEO

Mehmet Sami – Ata Invest – Executive Board Member

New Business Era Post June 2012:Impact of Commercial Code and Corporate Governance Rules in Turkey
Mar.27, 2012 Grand Hyatt Erda Gerçek
Financial Strategist
The Future of the Greenback
Apr. 25, 2012 Grand Hyatt Yavuz Canevi
Chairman of Türk Ekonomi Bankası
Global Crisis and Turkey’s Challenges
May 28, 2012 Grand Hyatt Prof. Mark R. Kennedy
George Washington  University, U.S.A.
The Importance of the U.S.-Turkey Partnership
June 21, 2012 Grand Hyatt Nilüfer Oral
Deputy Director of the Istanbul Bilgi Marine Research Center for the Law of the SeaHugh Jonathan Beard
Chairman and CEO of the Catoni Group
Environmental, physical and legal aspects of oil exploration in the Black Sea and Mediterranean Sea
Sept. 20, 2012 Grand Hyatt Mr. Ali Sabancı
Chairman of Pegasus Airlines
Board Member of ESAS Holding
Golden Age of Turkish Civil Aviation Industry in Turkey
Oct. 18, 2012 Grand Hyatt Prof. Umran İnan
President of Koc University
Innovation, Change and Renewal in University Education and Research
Nov.28, 2012 Grand Hyatt Mr. Mustafa Akyol
Columnist for Star and Hürriyet Daily News
Can Islamists accept not just procedural democracy, but also political liberalism?  Can they tolerate heresy, apostasy, secular life or the equality of women?
Dec.20, 2012 Grand Hyatt Prof. Norman Stone
Int’l Relations Dept. at Bilkent University
Foreigners in Turkey
2 0 1 3
Jan.24 Grand Hyatt Mr. Mark Lewis
IMF Senior Resident Representative in Turkey
Turkey’s Economic Outlook: Trendlines & Opportunities
Feb.18 Grand Hyatt Assoc.Prof. Oğuz Babüroğlu
Strategic & Participatory Management Consultant
Participative Democracy – is it possible in Turkey?
March 28 Grand Hyatt Mr. Fadi Nahas
CEO
Everfresh Gıda Tic. Ltd. Şti
What Goes Around Comes Around
April 25 Grand Hyatt Mr. Ali A. Pandır
Country Head
Fiat/Chrysler Turkey
Global Trends in Automotive IndustryShall Turkey have a local car blend?
May 23 Grand Hyatt Mr. Hasan Çolakoğlu
Country Manager – Turkey
Riot GamesMr. Hakan Dülge
Founding Partner, Telcotank International
Disruption, Technology, Future
June 20 Grand Hyatt Mr. Daniel DombeyTurkey Correspondent – Financial Times Covering Turkey
Sept. 26 Grand Hyatt Mr. Nasuh Mahruki
Professional Mountain Climber
Writer, Photographer, Documentary Producer, President of AKUT (Search and Rescue Association)
The importance of NGO’s and Volunteering in Disaster Management
Oct. 31st Grand Hyatt Mr. Murak Akdilek
President, Fida Films
Turkey’s place in the Global Film Industry – Current trends in movies and the future in filmmaking & movie distribution
Nov. 28 Elgiz Museum -Maslak Ms. Billur TanselMs. İpek Yeğinsu Presentation on Contemporary Art
Dec.12 Grand Hyatt Holiday Gala
2014
Jan.16 Grand Hyatt Ms. İpek Cem TahaDirector, Columbia Global Centers, Turkey Recent Events in Turkey
Feb.27 Grand Hyatt Mr. Gary S. Lachman
Port PresidentMr. Ekim Alptekin
President of the Turkish American Business Association – TABA
Opening Remarks &
IntroductionHis Achievements and Experiences
March 21 Grand Hyatt Mr. Gary S. Lachman
Port PresidentMr. Soli Özel
Renowned Educator & Commentator
Opening Remarks & Introduction”The Match is over but the Game still has time to run”
Apr.24 Grand Hyatt Prof. Dr. Emre Alkin
Board Member of the Turkish Football Federation
New Economy in Turkey
May 29 Grand Hyatt Mr. Hasan AslanobaFounding Chairman at Aslanoba Capital How to be a successful investor in the digital eco-system.
Sept. 25 Grand Hyatt H.E.  Richard MooreBritish Ambassador to Turkey Current Political Issues
Nov.27 Grand Hyatt Mr. Mustafa KoçChairman of the Board, Koç Holding Family Business
2015
Jan.26, 2015 Grand Hyatt Mr. Mete MeleksoyGeneral Manager of TEGV Education in Turkey
Feb.26, 2015 Grand Hyatt HE James LarsonAustralian Ambassador to Turkey Gallipoli & Commercial Relations between the two Great Countries
Mar.26, 2015 Grand Hyatt Dr. Tuğrul KihtirDirector K Plast Istanbul 550 years of Ottoman Architecture in Southeastern EuropeTrends in Plastic Surgery
Apr.30, 2015 Grand Hyatt Mr. Ömer Zülfü Livaneli Speech on Literature, Music and Cinema
May 28, 2015 Grand Hyatt Mr. Murat Karayalçın An Analysis of Upcoming Elections
June 25, 2015 Grand Hyatt General Assembly
June 25, 2015 Grand Hyatt Mr. Ali Üstündağ Founder & General Manager of İltek Communication Services TED x Reset
Sept. 17, 2015 Grand Hyatt Mr. Hamid Zadboom Commercial Counselor of  the Islamic Republic of Iran in Ankara Economy and Trade of the Islamic Republic of Iran
Oct.22, 2015 Grand Hyatt Mr. Semih Yalman Founder of Dreams Initiative, Prof. of Branding at Koç & EADA Universities How Will You Live After You Die ?
26 Nov, 2015 Grand Hyatt Mr. Sercan Çelebi ,  Co-Founder and President of Oy Ve Ötesi  NGO November 1st  Election from the perspective of “Oy ve Ötesi
17 Dec, 2015 Grand Hyatt Annual Ball
28 Jan,

20 16

Grand Hyatt   Dr. Elif Uluğ , CHP İstanbul Press Speaker S Freedom of Press and Agenda of CHP
25 Feb,2016 Grand Hyatt Mr. Ali Güven , CEO of D-Smart Global TV Business, TV Business in Turkey, Global Pay-TV, Pay-TV in Turkey and Future Technologies.
31 Mar,

2016

Grand

Hyatt

Dr. Murat Yalçıntaş , Academician Businessman , Ex Chairman of Istanbul Chamber of Commerce Game Theory
28 Apr,

2016

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Hyatt

Mrs Gulden Turktan, On G20 Declaration Where are Heading?
26 May,2016 Grand Hyatt Mr. Mehmet Ali Bayar, Member of the Boards of Governors of the DIA Holding and CCN Holding Turkish Foreing Policy Navigating Towards a Perfect Storm
9 June, 2016 Grand Hyatt Mr. Richard Nephew, From Center for 21st Century Security and Intelligence  Trade & Political Implications of the Iran Nuclear Deal

27 July,

2016

 Grand Hyatt Boat Trip on Bosphorus
29 September,
2016
 Grand Hyatt

Mr. Yavuz Canevi, on Rise and Fall of The Globalisation

Rise and Fall of The Globalisation

27
October,
2016
 Grand Hyatt

Mr. Ali Rıza Ersoy, on Industry 4.0

Industry 4.0

24
November,
2016
 Grand Hyatt

Mr. Ege Cansen , on Fallacies about Public Debt of Souvereign Countries

Fallacies about Public Debt of Souvereign Countries

22
December
2016
 Grand Hyatt

Annual Ball