Blockchain & Crypto Currency


Lecturer İsmail Hakkı POLAT, Kadir Has University, İstanbul

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Lecturer İsmail Hakkı Polat
Kadir Has University

İsmail Hakkı Polat graduated from ODTÜ, Electric&Electronics Engineering in 1989. He worked as an engineer and manager in telecom companies such as Siemens, Nortel-Netas, Ericsson and Turkcell between 1989-2004. Since 2004, he has been teaching New Media, at the Faculty of Communication at Kadir Has University. He also took part in the university's Faculty of Communication in Turkey's first New Media Department of the foundation work. He also worked actively as a manager or consultant in the establishment and interactive services of mobile communication units of Doğan Medya and Ciner Medya Group. From time to time, Polat worked as a consultant for BBC Media Action on the preparation of New Media curricula at Baku Slav and State Universities and he also prepared Mobile Journalism trainings for New York Open School of Journalism. İsmail Hakkı Polat has been providing strategic transformation mentorship to various institutions and organizations on the subject of Digital Transformation and CryptoMarkets. Polat’s opinions and thoughts on digital conversion, cryptoCoins and new media, are being broadcast every week on Bloomberg Business Week magazine Turkey.