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

Success of ITSMEE

Success of ITSMEE

In TUBITAK 2238 Entrepreneurship and Innovation contest ITSMEE application that protects and improves both nature and network, was the Turkey’s 2nd!
Success of REDSEC

Success of REDSEC

Redsec, let the users to use their smart phones easily while walking; which consists of a mobile application and a phone case developed to eliminate the dangers that pose a danger, is awarded the Silver Medal in the 3rd Istanbul International Invention Fair and the...
Headhunter for startups

Headhunter for startups

StartupHR is a digital and social platform with more than 1000 members who bring together and looking for talented employees to startups.

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.