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

REGIONAL LIVING LAB SUMMIT 2021

Başakşehir Living Lab will be hosting the 4th Regional Living Lab Summit 2021 (RLLS’21) during 24-25 November 2021. The aim of the summit is to form a creative ecosystem model for cities by developing Living Labs and empowering enterprenuers around the region through...

REGIONAL LIVING LAB SUMMIT 2020

Başakşehir Living Lab has successfully completed 3rd Regional Living Lab Summit held on 25-26 November, with the focus on creating awareness regarding the value of Living Labs for municipalities The summit was conducted online with the participation of 20 key...

REGIONAL LIVING LAB SUMMIT 2020

Başakşehir Living Lab will be hosting the 3rd Regional Living Lab Summit 2020 (RLLS’20) during 25-26 November 2020. The aim of the summit is to form a creative ecosystem model for cities by developing Living Labs and empowering enterprenuers around the region through...

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.