Turkey’s first living lab on information and communication technologies

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Why Başakşehir?


Başakşehir is one of 39 districts of Istanbul. With its population of 380.000, it is located on the European side of Istanbul and covers a large area of 104 km2.

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“Emekhanem” Project Is in Başak Pazar

“Emekhanem” Project Is in Başak Pazar

Within the scope of Hanımeli Başakkadın Entrepreneurship Project, on Tueasday 20 Mart 2018, Emekhanem platform and work style were introduced.in Başak Pazar  to sell handmade products from housewives .
New Generation Drones On The Road

New Generation Drones On The Road

“Smart Bionic Birds”, the new generation of drones that will keep the problem of spotting and noisy running out of the way.  The first flight test will be at the end of 2018. By examining the body structure and aerodynamics of birds, the Intelligent Bionic...

What is a Living Lab?

A Living Lab is an environment in which any development in a field of study can be tested and applied with real users in a real life environment.

These environments can be cities, universities, public parks, agricultural lands etc. The environment needed is selected depending on the product in development.

There are various techniques and methods used in order to develop products in Living-Lab environments. While these methods are used in order to get the results of higher level researches, techniques in question are specific procedures that are used in order to gather data.