As an innovation expert, Gülşah believes that working in different areas /sectors helps to develop the human’s innovative thinking skills. Based on this assumption, she has worked in the engineering, sports, and international relations fields during her career. By combining her innovative perspective and engineering knowledge in 2016, she has designed and developed an innovative smart textile product which was funded by government funds. After that, she has established her own Start-up and developed many innovative projects. During that time, she has been awarded by many organizations, such as Siemens Innovation Contest -3th Prize Award, Dupont Innovation Camp -Finalist Award. She has been preparing innovative projects both for the public and private sector in order to solve their significant problems by using her innovative perspective. She has been also a member of many NGOs and associations and working them to increase their innovation culture. Her main aim is to help to increase the awareness on: “How innovation can solve problems in many areas and how different sectors can utilize from innovation”.

Areas of expertise
  • R&D, Technology Management
  • Innovation & Creativity
  • Innovation Management
  • Project Management
  • Intercultural Communication & Management
  • Smart Textiles and Wearable Technology
  • 2017– 2018 University of Warwick (WMG) – Engineering Business Management (MSc)
  • 2014–2016 University of Warwick (WMG) – Industrial R&D Technology Management (PgCert)
  • 2003-2008 Uludag University – Textile Engineering (BSc)