2018 Forum programme

Ms. Gamze Sofuoglu
Ms. Gamze Sofuoglu

Product Manager
Turkcell Iletisim Hizmetleri A.S.
Turkey

Biography

Gamze Sofuoglu was born in ─░stanbul in 1988, and she is blind since birth. She graduated Department of Psychology in Bogazici University, and made her master degree on Cognitive Psychology in the same university.

Since September 2014, she is working asSenior Product Manager in Turkcell. She is responsible for all services and solutions for disabled customers such as audio description and indoor navigation technologies for visually disabled people, instant Sign Language translator for hearing disabled people, and educational games for children with autism.

The products which she leads won a great number of international awards such as Global GSM Awards in 2014 and 2016. In addition to her professional life, she works for some projects about education of disability, disability rights, accessibility in different NGOs.