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UFUK TARHAN

UFUK TARHAN
M-GEN Future Planning Center and Digital Agency Founder / Futurist VEW Mentor
Ufuk Tarhan is known as the founder of M-GEN Future Planning Center and Digital Agency. She also gained fame as a futurist, economist and author. Ufuk Tarhan completed her education as a graduate of Middle East Technical University, Department of Economics. She also completed her master's degree in innovation and entrepreneurship at Bahçeşehir University. She continued her career between 1982 and 2005, working in senior management positions in various sectors, mostly in the technology sector. Ufuk Tarhan founded M-GEN Future Planning Center in 2006 and M-GEN Software and Digital Communication Services Inc. in 2011. Tarhan was awarded the "Most Successful Business Woman of the IT Sector" award by Dünya Newspaper in 2002. Ufuk Tarhan served as the President of the Futurists Association between 2009-2012 and she is known as Turkey's first and only female futurist speaker. Tarhan designs and implements sustainable business models and digital business strategies and as a futurist she analyzes the future. She is also a blogger and writes articles on business issues in various magazines and online media. Ufuk Tarhan is among the world's most influential futurists, ranks at the top of Google searches, and is listed by Forbes as the only Turk in the "50 most influential female futurists" and the world's top 100 female futurists lists. She is considered a "Social Influencer" and is a must-follow on Twitter. Ufuk Tarhan gives lectures on future subjects at METU and various universities. She has a master's degree in "Innovation and Entrepreneurship" at Bahçeşehir University and is preparing for her doctoral studies. Ufuk Tarhan took active roles in various non-governmental associations and served as a Board Member of the Women Entrepreneurs Association (Kagider). Tarhan wrote the foreword of futurist Dr.Verne Wheelwright's book "It's your Future" and contributed to its translation into Turkish. She also introduced future planning to high school youth with her book "The Future You Dream of" and won the Most Successful Innovative Business Book Award in 2017. She also published the book "Don't Leave Tomorrow's Work to Tomorrow" in February 2022.