Prof. Dr. Hakan Ürey

PhD’97, Georgia Tech. Professor of Electrical Engineering at Koç University, Istanbul since 2002

He worked for Microvision Inc, USA 4yrs full-time and 12 yrs as consultant until 2014. He has more than 50 patents, licensed to five companies for commercialization and resulted in 3 new spin-off companies from his research lab. He has more than 160 international papers and received many awards and the prestigious European Research Council Advanced Grant (ERC-AdG) (the only recipient from Turkey) to develop next generation wearable and 3D display technologies.