Dr. Çağatay Karabat

Dr. Çağatay Karabat

General Manager/COO, UITSEC

Dr. Cagatay Karabat works as the General Manager of UITSEC. He also works as evaluator and reviewer expert for European Commission. Dr. Karabat is the member of European Commission expert group on the preparation of the H2020 work programme 2018-2020. Formerly he worked for TUBITAK BILGEM UEKAE in Kocaeli, Turkey as chief researcher and project manager. He received his B.S. degree in Electronics Engineering from Istanbul University, Istanbul in 2005 with the first rank. He got his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Electronics Engineering & Computer Science in 2007 and 2013 respectively from Sabanci University, Istanbul. His research interests include emerging cyber security technologies, e-government applications, and cryptographic protocols. Dr. Karabat have an active role in large scale national and international project projects. Until 2018, he had been with TUBITAK BILGEM UEKAE, where he was the project manager of several large-scale EU-funded projects e.g. FP7 e- SENS, FP7 STORK2.0, FP7 e-CODEX, FP7 BEAT, FP7 INGRESS, FP7 ORIGINS, H2020 LIGHTest and H2020 FutureTrust.