HELLO TOMORROW TURKEY
MODERATOR 11:00-12:00 Energy Panel
ENERGY ECONOMIST & ENTREPRENEUR
Timur Topalgoekceli is an energy economist and entrepreneur working on energy storage and smart city solutions. He founded Hello Tomorrow Turkey, accelerating the creation of a high-impact science entrepreneurship ecosystem in Turkey and built one of Hello Tomorrow's first international hubs. Previously, Timur worked at the International Energy Agency (IEA) in Paris, where he was the lead investment analyst and co-author of the annual World Energy Outlook, IEA’s flagship publication. In addition, he is a co-author of the IEA’s special reports on Iraq (2012), Brazil (2013), Sub-Saharan Africa (2014) and India (2015). Prior to that, Timur worked in Equity Research Sales at Standard & Poor’s Investment Division, covering UK, French, German, Swiss, Austrian and Eastern European markets. Having graduated from the London School of Economics, Timur has worked on energy projects in various positions, including at a J.P. Morgan Emerging Market Hedge Fund in London and at Nobel Laureate Mohammed Yunus’ Grameen Bank in Bangladesh. Timur is a member of Sandbox, a global network of 1,000 young leaders under 30, a TEDx Speaker and an international keynote speaker on energy and innovation.
WHAT IS HELLO TOMORROW?
A global organization which gathers a community of the world's brightest talents, who leverage science and deep-tech to create a better future.
Hello Tomorrow initiates and propels collaborations between the world's most promising projects and entrepreneurs, executives and investors to bring
breakthrough technologies to market.
The Global Startup Challenge and Global Summit, as well as numerous
international events around the world, have become a unique platform to connect local deep-tech ecosystem with a global innovation network.