GARY KAM AHMET GÜRATA, Chair, Dept. Of Communication & Design, Bilkent Univeristy

Ahmet Gürata holds the esteemed position as the Chair of the Department of Communication and Design, Bilkent University. He has a Ph.D. from the London Consortium, which examined remakes and cross-cultural reception in Turkish cinema. His research focuses on Turkish cinema, reception, film history and documentary. He is a member of the Association of Documentary Filmmakers and Association of Film Critics in Turkey, and contributes to a number of publications.