Founder | Smart Cities Innovation Lab
Can Uludag is the founder of Smart Cities Innovation Lab in Istanbul. At SMART Lab, his mission is to create a new generation global think-tank to encourage shared wisdom and to initiate a “Global Civil Diplomacy” program to promote sectoral relations between countries. He has B.Sc. in Civil Engineering and Master of Business Administration degrees. Can has advanced management techniques and strong financial literacy.
At his professional career, he works as a Financial Due Diligence Consultant at the department of Merger&Acquisitions (M&A) of a prominent global company – PricewaterhouseCoopers (“PwC”). He has a profound experience in energy sector. One of his specialties is the financial analysis of energy retailers, electricity distribution companies and electricity grids.
He is a futurist and modern strategist who has a mission to harness the spirit of discovery, the power of imagination, and the energy of collective action to create a brighter future. He is also a writer and the member of World Future Society.
Can has had meaningful efforts and solid back-ground in Turkey to be able to create multi-purpose new age technology eco-systems at a global scale. He is a strong advocate of borderless innovation among countries & regions. He has also considerable experiences in many notable think-tank institutions about international relations.