Using our online application system, local and global companies have applied for admission to Teknopark Istanbul in 2012 and 2013. After careful evaluation, selected companies were invited to present their projects to our “Science and Technology Evaluation Board” that consists of various university faculty members and field experts. During this period 79 established companies and 35 start-ups and entrepreneurs were accepted to take place in the first phase buildings of Teknopark Istanbul, completed in September 2013.
Allocations were primarily made to applicants in Teknopark Istanbul’s focus technologies that are air and space, energy, healthcare, advanced electronics-optics, defense, maritime, and advanced materials.
Our incubation center seperately received high number of applications. The center provides not only an address for entrepreneurs, but also secreterial services, business plan writing courses, IP/Patents and licensing support, and other educational services. We accepted about 35 entrepreneurs and start-ups in the first phase.
We continue to accept and evaluate high-quality applications through our Online Application system.