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Startup Grind Hosts Koray Bahar (Foriba)

Kolektif House Maslak

THIS IS A PAID EVENT - PURCHASE YOUR TICKET IN THE LINK BELOW https://www.startupgrind.com/events/details/startup-grind-istanbul-presents-startup-grind-hosts-koray-bahar-foriba/ We will host Koray Bahar who is the Cofounder&CEO of Foriba, on 17th October at Kolektif House Maslak. You can learn about his entrepreneurship experiences, meet with many successful entrepreneurs & business people and get some entrepreneurship awards from our partners at our event. Event Agenda: Kolektif House Maslak - October 17 Thursday 18:00 - 19:00 - Networking & Food 19:00 - 20:00 - Fireside Chat with Koray Bahar (Foriba) 20:00 - 21:00 - Networking Koray Gültekin Bahar (Cofounder&CEO - Foriba) Koray Bahar who was born in İstanbul in 1981, graduated from Doğu Akdeniz University with Bachelor's of Computer Engineering degree. He started working for FIT Solutions which is known as Sovos Foriba today as a software engineer in 2006. He had managed SAP Projects of big firms like İDO, Ülker, Borusan and TEMSA, also he gained international experiences thanks to work with ECI, IATCO, Unilever and P&G. He became the CEO of Foriba in 2015 and made a huge impact of renovating, globally growth of firm and exit to SOVOS which is a global software provider. He continues to help digital transformation of global firms as the board chairman of Sovos Foriba. Agenda 6:00 PM: Networking and Food 7:00 PM: Fireside Chat with Koray Bahar (Foriba) 8:00 PM: Speed Networking --- Speaker Koray Bahar - Foriba (Cofounder&CEO) Koray Bahar who was born in İstanbul in 1981, graduated from Doğu Akdeniz University with Bachelor's of Computer Engineering degree.He became the CEO of Foriba in 2015 and made a huge impact of renovating, globally growth of firm and exit to SOVOS which is a global software provider. He continues to help digital transformation of global firms as the board chairman of Sovos Foriba. Hosts Can Kagitcibasi - Startup Grind Istanbul (Director) Can got his MBA from University of San Diego on Entrepreneurship and Marketing. He launched several startups such as Socialeyes and Tum Firsatlar.. He’s a passionate person about entrepreneurship, innovation and is a huge foodie. Can is also alumnus of Koc University and Robert College. Currently he is the CMO of Evtiko. Enis Erdem Yurdatapan - Startup Grind Istanbul (Community Manager) https://www.linkedin.com/in/enisyurdatapan/ --- Global Partner Google for Startups (https://startup.google.com) Google is committed to empowering entrepreneurs around the world through programs, partnerships, and our products. CMS (https://cms.law/en/INT/Insight/Start-ups) CMS is one of the largest law firms in the world. 1,100 partners. 4,800 lawyers. 41 countries. 72 offices. CMS works for Fortune 500 enterprises, FT European 500 enterprises, and DAX 30 organizations. With an equal drive, it helps clients to transform their start-ups into game-changers through their international start-up program equIP. Partners Kolektif House (https://www.kolektifhouse.co/) One of the most impressive working spaces of İstanbul. Girişimciye Dönüş (https://girisimciyedonus.com/) Girisimciye Donus is the online workshop tool for entrepreneurs and entrepreneur candidates. They can develop all skills about startup ecosystem starting with validating the problem till pitching presentation. Bundle (https://bundlenews.co/tr/) CMS (https://cms.law/en/INT/) Coffee Department (https://coffeedepartment.co) Coffee Sponsor Muhteşem Çikolatalı (https://www.muhtesemcikolatali.com/home) --- Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. We host monthly events in more than 500 cities and 125+ countries featuring successful local founders, innovators, educators and investors who share personal stories and lessons learned on the road to building great companies. Our monthly fireside chat interviews, startup mixers and annual conferences provide ample opportunities to connect with amazing startups and the people behind them, tap into a strong support network, form meaningful connections and gain inspiration for the startup journey ahead. For more information visit StartupGrind.com or follow us on twitter @StartupGrind. --- THIS IS A PAID EVENT - PURCHASE YOUR TICKET IN THE LINK BELOW https://www.startupgrind.com/events/details/startup-grind-istanbul-presents-startup-grind-hosts-koray-bahar-foriba/

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