Aykut Gülalanlar is an Electrical – Electronics Engineer and has a master degree in Engineering Management. He is currently working as Industry Relations and Commercialization Manager at at Istanbul Sehir University Technology Transfer Office.
He is an experienced PMP certificated project manager. He has an extensive experience in European Projects (FP7, CIP, Leonardo da Vinci etc.) regarding project management, team & stakeholder management and financial reporting. He has been working in EBIC Ege (EEN) in CIP. He is also well experienced in financial audits. He was project manager in POSMETRANS (POlicy measures for innovation in TRANSport sector with special focus on Small- and Medium sized Enterprises) in FP7 and also dissemination manager in S4FOOD(Services for Water and Integrated techniques for Food Industry) in CIP.
He has experience on leading project teams which include multinational team members, stakeholder (customer, client, partners) relations management, organizational/strategic analysis, improvement/implementation of projects, determining dissemination strategies for projects and events.
He is a National Patent Attorney since 2011 and he is the one of three Turkish licensing professional to have met the requirements for the Certified Licensing Professional(CLP) qualification. He is specialized on patent searching and analysis of new inventions, technology monitoring and competitor’s patent analysis for both industry and university. He works on commercializing new technologies/ideas generated by Universities and companies through international brokerage events with international partners. He is assisting SME’s, start-ups and academicians to find suitable international partners for business and technology collaboration by providing information on tender opportunities.
He is a member of the winning team of the first UTTP in 2013.