Applications for TEKNOFEST 2021 Take Off International Entrepreneurship Summit have started


Saturday, June 19, 2021 – 14:12 | Last Updated : 19 06 2021 – 14:28

Full Support from TEKNOFEST to Technology Initiatives. Organized for the third time this year as part of the TEKNOFEST Aviation, Space and Technology Festival, the Take Off International Entrepreneurship Summit will be held at Istanbul Atatürk Airport between September 20-22.

Applications for the TEKNOFEST 2021 Take Off International Entrepreneurship Summit have started. The summit, which was conducted by the Turkish Technology Team Foundation, the Ministry of Industry and Technology of the Republic of Turkey and the Presidential Investment Office, will bring together technology leaders, multinational companies and all stakeholders of the entrepreneurial ecosystem from Turkey and the world. .

Opportunity to Promote Startups in the International Arena

An important summit for Turkey’s goal of becoming a regional center for technology startups, the Take Off International Entrepreneurship Summit brings local and foreign entrepreneurs together with investors. The summit, which could not be held last year due to the pandemic, hosted 200 local and foreign entrepreneurs, 100 mentors, 50 corporate companies and 1000 visitors in 2019. At the initiative summit, where applications from abroad and domestically are made, the jury will evaluate the initiatives in 9 different categories, including Education Technologies, Health Technologies, Gaming, Data, Autonomous Technologies, Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, Financial Technologies and Mobility. While the first prize will be 20,000 dollars, the second prize will be 10,000 and the third prize will be 5,000 dollars, the applications for the summit will end on 30 June.

Istanbul, the cradle of civilizations, will host strong international startups, mentors and corporate firms at the summit, which is aimed to be a central location for investors in technology startups in the Middle East, North Africa, United States, Southeast Asia and Europe. The event, which offers participants opportunities in technology startups, will also provide participants with the opportunity to listen to famous entrepreneurs live. The summit, where international speakers will make important recommendations, will offer entrepreneurs a full 3 days with its rich content. You can visit https://takeoffistanbul.com/ for detailed information and application about the Take Off International Startup Summit.

TEKNOFEST Aviation, Space and Technology Festival, which aims to raise awareness of technology and science in the whole society since the day it started, and to increase Turkey’s human resources trained in the fields of science and engineering, is led by the Turkish Technology Team Foundation and the TR Ministry of Industry and Technology. It is organized together with 71 stakeholder institutions, including technology companies, public institutions, media organizations and universities. You can visit https://teknofest.org/yarismalar.html to be a part of the TEKNOFEST Aviation, Space and Technology Festival, which will be held in Istanbul again between September 21-26 and to make your applications.