Gökhan Yücel is a leading speaker and writer on digital diplomacy and political marketing. He served as a senior advisor to the Turkish Minister of National Education and is the president of the Istanbul Center for Digital Affairs which provides consulting for companies and public-sector organizations. His team at Diplomacy Live published the Digital Diplomacy Review and The State of Digital Diplomacy 2016 Report. Yücel is also an advisor for the OECD project “Future of Education and Skills :Education 2030” and is completing a country-wide tour sponsored by Turkey’s Ministry of Youth and Sports called “The Artificial Intelligence Generation”. He has taught digital diplomacy and innovation courses at the University of Bahcesehir, University of Okan, and University of Aydın in Istanbul. Yücel is a graduate of Harvard University’s prestigious Public Leadership Executive Program at the John F. Kennedy School of Government. He is a senior strategist at Arter Advertising, a world-renowned political campaigning company.