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Speeches (Sample Between 2016-2023) 


  • 18 October 2022, Panelist, “The role of parliamentarians in moving the global health agenda forward – Announcement of the Global Network of Chairs of Health Committee”, World Health Summit, hosted by the World Health Organization , Berlin, Germany.

  • June 9, 2022, Opening Remarks in conference “Association of Social Democracy Debating: The rise of Authoritarian Populism, Challenges to Democracy in the 21st  Century )”, co-organized by Association of Social Democracy (SDD) and Friedrich Ebert Stiftung (FES) Turkey, Ankara, Türkiye.

  • 7-8 April 2022, Panelist “Beyond the horizon: a new era for the rights of the child”, High-level Launching Conference for the new Strategy for the Rights of the Child (2022-2027), co- organized by the Council of Europe and the Italian Presidency of the Committee of Ministers, Rome, Italy. 

  • 08 Mart 2022, Panelist, “How to achieve equal representation in politics?”, Turkish Soroptimist Clubs Federation, online. 

  • February 22, 2022, Panelist, “Conference on Social Resilience and Health Equity: A human right prospective for better resilience and preparedness”, Council of Europe, online.



  • November 9, 2021, Panelist, “Forum Talk 6: #EnvironmentRightNow”, World Forum for Democracy, Strasbourg, France. 

  • November 10, 2021, Debater, “Women's power to act for the climate transition”, World Forum for Democracy, Strasbourg, France.

  • 11-15 July 2021, Panelist,  “The R-evolution of health: Designing new health policies, preventing future pandemics”, 23rd International Symi Symposium, Athens, Greece. 

  • June 25, 2021, Panelist “Our climate, our future: Youth-led global climate action”,World Forum for Democracy, online

  • 26 May 2021, Social Democracy School Training “Social Democrat Economic Perspective”, SODEV (Foundation of Social Democracy), online.



  • 11 December 2020, Panelist, “Statist economic policies”, SODEV (Foundation of Social Democracy (SODEV, Türkiye)), online. 

  • December 2, 2020, Discussant: “What have we learned from COVID-19 about our relation with technology? What has the virus made urgent about AI?”, OECD Parliamentary Group on AI Meeting, online.

  • 11 November 2020, Social Democracy School Training “The Political Economy of Social Democracy”, SODEV (Foundation of Social Democracy (SODEV, Türkiye)), online. 

  • 24 October 2020, Opening remarks, 4th National Conference on Personal Health Data (4th National Conference on Personal Health Data), Ankara, Turkey, online.

  • 14 October 2020, Speaker, “COVID-19 and Domestic Violence”, Helsinki Forum Women's Parliamentarian Network, online. 

  • 26-31 July 2020, Panelist, “The World Post COVID-19”, 22nd Symi International Symposium, Athens, Greece.



  • November 25, 2019, Speaker “Seeking an Alternative to Rising Populism and Authoritarianism”, hosted by SODEV and FES (co-organized by SODEV (Foundation of Social Democracy) and FES (Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung) Türkiye), Istanbul, Türkiye. 

  • 21-22 November 2019, Speaker “New technologies in health: medical, legal and ethical issues”, Thessaloniki, Greece.

  • 7 November 2019, Moderator, “Rebuilding trust in institutions”, World Forum for Democracy, Strasbourg, France.

  • April 25, 2019, SODEV Social Democracy School Education (Lecturer at 40th School of Social Democracy organized by Foundation of Social Democracy (SODEV)), “Political Economy of Social Democracy”, Istanbul, Türkiye. 

  • May 14, 2018, Panelist, “Women's hands that touch life, courage and change”, Istanbul Pharmacist's Association, Istanbul, Türkiye.

  • 12 March 2019, Panelist, “Policy Panel: Recent Developments in Turkey's Economy”, 1st LSE Turkey's political economy workshop, London School of Economics, London, United Kingdom. 



  • 8 December 2018, Panelist, “The Role of Women in Politics and Maklube Dıblan”, ÇYDD, Adana, Turkey.

  • April 13, 2018, Panelist “Economic Policies in light of the 2018 Indicators and its future”, Ülke Politikaları Vakfı, Istanbul, Türkiye.



  • November 24, 2017, 2017 John Martin Speech (The 2017 John Martin Lecture), “Building Turkey's Progressive Future: Democratic Politics and Economic Reform”, British Association for Turkish Area Studies, London, United Kingdom (London, UK).

  • March 31, 2017, Working Dinner Invited Speaker on “The State of the Turkish Economy”, Global Relations Forum, Istanbul, Türkiye.

  • February 24, 2017, IMetal-İş Union conference speaker (Invited Speaker at Metal-İş Union conference on) "Women in Work Life", Izmir, Türkiye. 

  • February 21, 2017, TUGIAD Conference Speaker (Invited Speaker at TUGIAD conference) "Economic Stability, Constitutional Change and Referendum", Istanbul, Türkiye



  • October 24, 2016, Speaker at Gebze Organized Industrial Zone, “Industry 4.0 and the Economy”, Gebze, Kocaeli, Türkiye.

  • October 20, 2016, Speaker, “16th Global People's Management Congress”, Istanbul, Türkiye. 

  • 25 May 2016, Invited Speaker for Opening Remarks, “Financial Times Turkey Summit 2016”, Istanbul, Türkiye.

  • April 04-08, 2016, Panelist 7th Annual Women in the World Summit, panel “The Fearless Women of Turkey”, New York, USA.

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