Nilgün Bakır (Chair, Social & Cultural Program Sub-Committee)


Nilgün is Feasibility and Foreign Relations Manager in ORME Jeotermal Inc. She has her B.Sc. in Geological Engineering from Middle East Technical University (1993) and her M.Sc. about hydrogeochemistry in Geological/Hydrogeological Engineering Department from Hacettepe University (2000) in Ankara. Nilgün is a member of the Board of Turkish Geothermal Association (TGA) since 1994 and member of Chamber of Geological Engineers since 1993. She is the co-author of 20 international/national papers published about geothermal. She has worked for 7th and 8th Five Years Development Programme on Geothermal Energy for the Prime Ministry –State Planning Organisation of Turkey. Geothermal experience of 10 years involved mainly technical and economical feasibility studies of geothermal district heating systems. Beside of many geothermal events, she attended European Summer School on Geothermal Energy Applications in 2001 in Romania.