TRNC Minister of Economy and Energy Hasan TAÇOY and his committee have visited ARI Teknokent, Çekirdek and Magnet, located in Istanbul Technical University Ayazağa Campus, and have held official talks.
BITU-TRNC Education Research Campuses Rector Prof. Dr. Ercan KAHYA, ITU-TRNC Vice Rector Prof. Dr. Serdar KUM and ITU North Cyprus Continuing Education Center Coordinator Simge BACA OZANER accompanied Minister TAÇOY during his visit.
During the visit on Wednesday, January 22, 2020, TRNC Economy and Energy Ministry Undersecretary Şahap AŞIKOĞLU, Department of Industry Director Doğan ŞAH and Department of Industry Project Development Superior Huriye KUTUP made observations with Minister TAÇOY.
The committee got informed about the activities of Teknokent from ITU ARI Teknokent General Director Deniz TUNÇALP and ITU Information Institute Director Durak ATA.
The committee, obtained information about the procedure of Teknokent by attending a meeting with ITU ARI Teknokent General Manager Deniz Tunçalp and ITU Informatics Institute Manager Lütfiye Durak ATA. The committee exchanged views on the feasibility of the actions of Teknokent in TRNC and examined the productions of entrepreneurs by addressing the Teknokent’s energy solutions and software. In addition, TR Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure, General Directorate of Cyprus Coastal Safety Management Member, ITU Arı Teknokent Center Assessment Board Member and Industry Consultant Assoc. Prof. Dr. Tayfun ACARER shared their views on the issue with the committee.
During the lunch which was held at ITU Rectorate after the meeting, ITU Vice Rector Prof. Dr. Mustafa Sait YAZGAN and Communication and Marketing Director, Advisor to the Rector Gülname TURAN have participated to the committee.
At the end of the visit, AR-GE trip was made with TREV and ZY President Önder YOL from ITU Ari Teknokent, about the energy solutions.