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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BAŞAKŞEHİR LIVING LAB NEWS

The Young Entrepreneur Has Developed a Online Game

The Young Entrepreneur Has Developed a Online Game

Armada Battle, a 100% Turkish-made online naval war game developed by Başakşehir Living Lab’s young entrepreneur Salih Selim Belek, a high school student, was able to attract the attention of game lovers and the media. Armada Battle game has reached more than 10.000...
Enterpreneurs and Investors Came Together For The 6th Time

Enterpreneurs and Investors Came Together For The 6th Time

At Başakşehir Living Lab 6th Entrepreneurs Day , entrepreneurs pitched their projects to and  investors, industrialists and public authorities  Out of the 22 finalist projects  the following projects has been awarded.  Projects entering the rank: Mehmet Yilmaz /...

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.