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Dr. Ulku Oktem

Dr. Ulku Oktem

Dr. Ulku Oktem

Company: Near-Miss Management LLC

Job title: President and CEO

Bio:

Dr. Ulku Oktem, President and CEO of Near-Miss Management LLC, is a globally recognized leading expert in the study of Near-Misses. She brings extensive industry and research experience in solving complex industrial challenges.  Her pioneering work has received international recognition and in-depth coverage in several media articles and publications.  She is also an Adjunct Professor and member of Wharton Business School Risk Center for the past 15+ years.  Her prior industry experience includes managing product development and manufacturing of various specialty chemicals at Rohm & Haas Co. for 17+ years. She holds a PhD in chemical engineering from the University of Delaware, MS from the Clarkson College, and BS from the Middle East Technical University.