Istanbul TALKS is the name of an exciting new generation conference series, which delivers a new way of thinking beyond the ordinary. It is a thinking platform that brings together those, whose minds and souls are alive not in today but in the future’s world, as well as introducing new approaches in the present business world. Istanbul TALKS is designed to get out of the ordinary in order to ignite new ideas and change the way of thinking, where new ideas are the new currency.
With its global inspiring speakers, new generation ideas in the services provided, indoor and outdoor designs, Istanbul TALKS will speak the future in Istanbul. In 2017, the Conferences will cover a wide range of topics from entrepreneurship to finance, agriculture to tourism, sports to art.
The sports industry is experiencing a transformation with the ongoing impact of technology. Changed media platforms and sponsorships offer opportunities for clubs to increase revenues and fan participation while disrupting current business models. Sports club executives should decide on what kind of strategies and tactics to apply in such an environment to be successful outside the pitch, to utilise the driving force of innovation and to grow. The Summit will offer networking opportunities to the professionals in the industry while attendees will find chances to meet sports doyens. The topics to be covered are how to improve sports business, managing the change in sports industry, branding a team: how can a sports club capture the city?, building the powerbase for sustainability in sports: the sports academy, sports celebrities: what makes the best?, next generation, investing in sports business, health management in sports: athletes as precious assets, the future of sports broadcasting, and dreaming the future – planning the success.
We are experiencing a period in which prices are boosting by the accelerating impact of collectors who are in search of the rare and precious art pieces or the next genius artist. We often see news in the media that a piece of art is sold on record levels. The world of art is growing and an exclusive customer group is charmed by worldwide pompous shows, galleries and web-based sales. The Conference aims to provide a platform where subtleties of art collecting both as a hobby and an investment tool will be discussed through examples from Turkey and the World.
Agriculture 2017 Conference will host high-profile speakers from the United States and a variety of European countries, gathering marketing, processing and distribution companies, manufacturer associations and chambers, suppliers, agricultural consulting firms, international organisations, banks, media and universities. The conference aims for all these parties to come together in an interactive environment. The theme of the Conference is “Farming in a Changing World” and the topics to be covered are agriculture policies, agricultural cooperatives/associations, internet of things and its’ importance in agriculture, brand building and marketing, entrepreneurs in agriculture, financing and the trends in agriculture. Agriculture 2017 presents an extensive program, where the participants will have the chance to meet the well-known and successful speakers. It will also provide a comprehensive networking platform, suitable for development of new ideas, new partnerships and new alliances.
Today’s technology allows using huge amounts of information gathered through channels like big data and cloud technologies. The internet of things enables us to use these data in an interconnected manner and manage them through a single platform. These improvements will drastically change the human life soon. This Conference will cover topics such as the future of global IoT markets, new IoT business models, industrial IoT, big data cloud and M2M technologies, smart health applications and wearable technologies, smart educational technologies, agricultural systems and urban technologies. The discussions will reflect how the latest technological trends like industrial 3-D printing and connected factories pave the way for the 4th industrial revolution.
The Conference aims to inspire city administrators and strategy teams related to urbanism by shedding light on the transformation of world cities in terms of infrastructure, services, solutions and technical applications. The topics to be covered at the Conference are growing economies and digitalizing cities, transition to smart cities, data sharing, analysis and IoT, smart water, energy and transportation systems, smart solutions for city security, intelligent houses and buildings, smart city dwellers, smart cities and the future. The Conference will host municipality directors, subsidiaries of municipalities, companies that develop technology or provide services related to urbanism, other public institutions, project managers of smart cities, investors, entrepreneurs and real estate sector professionals.
The digital revolution is transforming the healthcare industry like every other industry. Healthcare systems around the world are in need of change, transformation and evolution under the influence of factors such as changing technology and consumer trends, the need to reduce costs, transparency and the existence of a competition that the strong will survive. Researches on how to pass from the conceptual dimension to the practice and how to design sustainable business models continue in a transition period in which innovative concepts are spreading in the healthcare sector with the influence of technology and the soul of time. The conference aims to shed light on the transformation in the healthcare industry and the topics will be the future of the healthcare industry, hospital systems, consumer trends, changing R&D models, IoT technologies and integrated healthcare services, medical tourism, transformation of pharma industry, future of health insurance, future of medical equipment and supplies industry and venture capital and investment trends in the healthcare sector. The Conference will host executives and professionals in the healthcare sector, rehabilitation specialists and doctors, nano-technology specialists, pharmacologists, molecular biologists, surgery, radiology, pathology and oncology specialists, entrepreneurs, investors, technology companies and policy makers.
The aim of the Conference is to delve into the developments and risks in the local and global energy markets in an interactive milieu. The topics to be covered are reviewing energy systems in terms of policy, management, technology, security and investment, the trends of energy production sensitive to climate change, the reduction of the access costs and its impact on the production, employment and wealth, low-carbon energy production, energy security, examples from the real world, game-changing technologies, new business models, renewables and energy sustainability. The Conference will host executives of energy producing and distributing companies, policy makers, investors and entrepreneurs, directors in the construction sector, consulting firms, engineering and architecture companies, equipment manufacturers, financial services and insurance companies, investment banks and venture capital companies.
Hosting famous entrepreneurs from the US, Europe and the Middle East regions, Inspired 2017 will gather entrepreneurs, young people embarking on the path to becoming an entrepreneur together with angel investors, venture and private equity firms, banks, organisations in the entrepreneurship ecosystem, the incubation and entrepreneurship centres and major media companies in an interactive environment. The conference embraces topics such as, how the entrepreneurship ecosystem emerges in different countries, internet of things recently mentioned as one of the most popular subjects, success stories of young entrepreneurs, trends in different sectors, women entrepreneurship, experiences of successful entrepreneurs, as well as the relation of art with entrepreneurship.