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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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.


Robotic Training Ended with a Ceremony

Robotic Training Ended with a Ceremony

The Robotics Training Program, which we organized jointly with the Turkey Youth Foundation, was closed with a ceremony. At Başakşehir Innovation and Technology Center, students received certificates after 32 weeks of training. At the end of the trainings which started...