Cemil Shinasi Türün
Entrepreneur, artist-engineer, part-time academician
He was instrumental in building the first web sites, digital currency systems, marketing campaigns involving micro-currencies for Coca-Cola and Facebook, 3D worlds, video games, and many more with his former start-up Yogurt Technologies. He received venture capital for a digital currency start-up from Silicon Valley investors including Tim Draper back in 2008. He has been teaching a course on blockchains at Bilgi University for the last three years. This year he is teaching the same course at Boğaziçi University.