Canan Güzel


Turkey Europe Future Forum

Period of the Fellowship


Project title

Turkey and the EU: Overcoming Common Challenges and Bilateral Tensions

Project description

Canan Güzel is part of a network of young Turkish and European leaders from all sectors who come together once a year to engage in intensive dialogue and to share views and ideas about topical social issues. The Turkey Europe Future Forum takes place alternately in Turkey and Germany, as well as in other European countries.



Short biography

Canan Güzel works as program planner in the philharmonic department of the Theater und Philharmonie Essen GmbH.
Before, she worked in other cultural institutions in the Rhein-Ruhr area, mainly for education projects. Furthermore, she plays the violin and works voluntarily in the organisation group of the semi-professional orchestra "Das junge Orchester NRW", whose core values are based on humanism.
Canan graduated from Ruhr-University of Bochum with a diploma degree in Economic Sciences.