Dr. Mehmet Ozdem has more than 20 years of experience in Telecommunications industry. He worked in many different groups (investment, planning, operation, quality assurance and architecture teams). He currently works as the Innovation & Product and Service Development Director and Head of R&D Centers in Turk Telekom. Simultaneously, he works as Vice President of ITU (International Telecommunication Union) SG12 and QSDG organizations. He is also a board member of the Wireless Broadband Alliance. He teaches lectures as a part-time lecturer at universities and has international certificates such as CCIE, PMP, and ITIL. He is married and has a child.