Europe ● Turkey

Istanbul Hub

Istanbul Hub is a group of extraordinary young people representing what’s good about the Turkish youth: vibrant, visionary and passionate for local impact. Already doing amazing works in their respective fields such as law, art, academia, NGO, sports, press and business, Istanbul Shapers have gathered around a unified mission to amplify the impact on shared goals. Istanbul Hub has conducted several community projects such as providing legal and psychological support to child abuse victims, bringing outdoor cinema to rural areas of Turkey and organizing sessions on youth unemployment and entrepreneurship. Istanbul Hub has also represented the community in various events to share its vision with the larger society. With its "Friends of Shapers" group consisting visionary business leaders, academics, YGLs, alumni shapers, Istanbul Hub has a strong intellectual support base to conduct sustainable and impactful projects. Hub currently undertakes projects on 4th Industrial Revolution, women empowerment in collaboration with the major stakeholders.

28 members


Zeynep Nardemir

Onur Türk

Founding Curator

Umit Kumcuoglu

Bakeer Alrayyes

Semih Yasar Boyaci

Emir Bursa

Seval Çelebi

Ata Cengiz

Islam Çoban

Mehmet Cihat Demir

İlayda Eskitaşçıoğlu

Do?ukan Güngör

Ekrem Gürdal

Alican Kaynar

Mine Koprulu

Mustafa Ozer

Ceren Öztulca

Melisa Elcin Sabanci Tapan

Yasin Sert

Yaprak Cansu Taç

Kostandina Tare

Hilal Tekmen

ezgi utan


Berk Kocaman

Elif Ozdemir

Murat Yigen

Cem Onat Yılmaz

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