ULUDAG ECONOMY SUMMIT
Turkey’s most important business and economic gathering, Uludag Economy Summit, has been organized by the Capital and Economist magazines since 2012. The summit is bringing together each year the distinguished speakers and business people from around the world and Turkey.
Among the speakers of the Uludag Economy Summit so far, there has been our former Deputy Prime Ministers, Ministers of Economy and Finance, Ministers of Food and Agriculture, Former Ministers of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications, and they added value to the summit. Many valuable names both locally and globally from the business and economy world have attended the Summit including; Nouriel Roubini (economist), Marc Faber (economist), Muhtar Kent, Hamdi Ulukaya, Christian Wulff (President of Germany 2010-2012), Jack Straw, Fatih Terim, Kai Georg Diekmann, Jared Cohen, Jean Claude Trichet (President of the European Center Bank, 2003-2011), Aziz Torun, Ali Kibar, Ali Sabancı, Begümhan Doğan Faralyalı, Andy Grignon, Ali Koç, Emine Kamışlı, Bülent Eczacıbaşı, Cem Boyner, Hüseyin Aydın (President of TBB – Turkey Banks Union), Hüsnü Özyeğin, İbrahim Çeçen, Levent Çakıroğlu, Simon Calder, Darrel West, Mark Mulloch-Brown, Prof. Dr. Daron Acemoğlu, and many more.
RECORD PARTICIPATION IN 2019
A total of 115 speakers attended the Summit in 2019. At the Summit, which was followed with interest by 2,000 people from around the world and Turkey, works to be done in order to maintain the competitiveness and increase the efficiency of many sectors from industry to trade, from production to retail, from finance to education were discussed. At the summit, which will take place in 2021 at the finalization phase of the pandemic after the vaccination, new economy management, public and business leaders will discuss issues related to the new rise and recovery period globally and locally, and will give valuable messages.