Oğuzhan Özcan is professor of interactive media design at Koç University‘s Department of Media and Visual Arts, and the director of the Koç University – Arçelik Research Center for Creative Industries. He also delivers course on creative thinking techniques at Koç University Executive Education Programs. Özcan has degrees in architecture (BA, Mimar Sinan University, 1985), computer-aided architecture and design (MA, Straclyde University), and multimedia design (Mimar Sinan University, 1993). He has founded Yıldız Technical University’s Department of Communication Design, Interactive Media Design Graduate Program, and the PhD program in Art and Design. He continues to lead a team of interaction design researchers at the Koç University Design Lab.