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Alpay Er

Oztegin University, Istanbul, Turkey

Award Participations

  • iF concept design award 2014
  • iF concept design award 2012
  • iF concept design award 2011


Alpay Er works as the founding chairperson of the Department of Industrial Design at Ozyegin University in Istanbul (Turkey). Before he served as the chairperson of the Department of Industrial Product Design at Istanbul Teknik Universitesi. Among other commitments he has initiated the “Industrial Design for SMEs” project, a design support and education program directed towards small and medium enterprises in Turkey. Alpay studied industrial design at the Middle East Technical University and completed his PhD at the Manchester Metropolitan University in 1994. (April 2014)