After graduating from the Faculty of Business Administration at Gazi University, Seda Damla Buk started her career at TROYKA Limited in 2007. She was responsible for preparing proposals, managing projects for National and International Funding Programmes and documenting them. She has PMP certificate since 2009. After joining ODTU Teknokent Yonetim A.S. in 2011, she participated in projects involving University-Industry Collaboration, Globalization, National and International Project Management and Intellectual Property Rights. She attended several training programmes such as a joint workshop of AUTM and USIMP ‘Training of Trainers for Technology Transfer Offices (Part /)’, ‘The Practical Technology Commercialization Programme’ (UTTP) and European Patent Academy ‘Unregistered IP, Commercialisation and Enforcement Workshop’. She is specialized in the fields of Patent and Technology Transfer. Since February 2014, as the Programme Manager of the Technology Transfer Office of ODTU Teknokent, Seda Damla Buk has been managing processes from the protection of intellectual property to the commercialization of inventions . Buk also holds a Patent Attorney license.