VICE CHAIRMAN

Prof. Dr. Haluk GÖRGÜN

Prof.
Dr. Haluk GÖRGÜN

Prof. Dr. Haluk GÖRGÜN was born in 1973 in Istanbul. He completed his undergraduate and graduate education in Yıldız Technical University Electrical Engineering Department and his doctoral education in Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in New York USA in 2003. After his PhD graduation, he conducted post-doctoral scientific studies at the University of Connecticut between 2004-2005. He became an associate professor in 2008 and a professor in 2013 at Yıldız Technical University, where he served as an assistant professor between 2005-2008. Yıldız Technical University, Founding Department Head of Control and Automation Engineering, Prof. Dr. Haluk GÖRGÜN served as the Head of Control and Automation Engineering Department between 2009-2013.
During his chairmanship, he was the founder of many graduate programs. Prof. Dr. Haluk GÖRGÜN European Union 7th Framework Program between 2007-2010 Energy Field was discovered in Turkey Delegation of tasks. He is a board member of Yıldız Technical University Technopark, BAP Coordinator, Science Application and Research Center. Dr. Haluk GÖRGÜN worked as the Editor of YTU Sigma Journal of Engineering and Science between 2010-2013. He served as Assistant Director of the Institute of Science at Yıldız Technical University, Director of the Institute of Science and Vice Rector. Prof. Dr. Haluk GÖRGÜN, Academy of Sciences of Turkey in 2013 was selected as a member of ASOS. Having served as the Rector of Gebze Technical University between November 2014 and April 2018, Prof. Dr. Haluk GÖRGÜN has many national and international articles / declarations, publication editor and projects. He was elected President of the year in 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 in organizations organized by different organizations due to his pioneering contributions in university-industry cooperation during his rectorate. Since 2014, besides being a member of the Informatics Valley Board of Directors, he has been serving in many commissions and boards in TÜBITAK and YÖK. Prof. Dr. Haluk GÖRGÜN is also a member of the Board of Trustees of many institutions such as the Board of Directors of the METU Microelectromechanical Systems Research and Application Center (MEMS) and the Board of Trustees of Ostim Technical University.

Among the awards he has received recently;
2018 CEO Club Awards Industry Technology Leaders, 2nd most Successful CEO of the Year,
2018 Boğaziçi Business World Awards Lifetime Achievement Award,
2018 8th International Bukhara Media Awards Rector of the Year,
2018 Internet Media Best of the Year award Ceremony,
2018 Tolerance, Peace, Culture and Arts Association Rector of the Year,
2018 West Side Prestige Award (For Contribution to the Region)),
2017 Magazinci.com he is the President of the year, the 2017 West Side Best Honorary Award (for his contribution to the development of Gebze).

Prof. Dr. Haluk GÖRGÜN was elected as a member of the Board of Directors of ASELSAN for the first time on March 15, 2017 with the decision of the General Assembly. He was re-elected as a Member of the board of Directors at the ASELSAN Ordinary General Assembly Meeting held on April 02, 2018, and was appointed as the Chairman of the Board of Directors at the same day. At the Board of Directors meeting held on April 17, 2018, Prof. Dr. Haluk GÖRGÜN has been decided to take office as the General Manager of ASELSAN as of April 27, 2018, in addition to his duty as the Chairman of the board of Directors. Prof. Dr. Haluk GÖRGÜN is married with two children.