The positioning of the IT Valley in Kocaeli, Turkey's car, did not escape the attention of world-renowned automotive giant. The number of companies that want to take part in the valley has increased by 50 percent since the car was introduced in December. Industry and Technology Minister Mustafa Varank stated that the valley has become a center of attraction for the automotive industry, saying, “EDAG, which has an important position in the automotive industry, took its place in the valley. Again, a contract was signed with FEV, an international company. ” said.
MOVED IT VALLEY
Turkey's Automobile Enterprise Group (TOGG) based on the factory in Bursa Gemlik in July 2019 made a presentation at the end of the first thrown by local and national car, which was enlivened at the Informatics Valley headquarters.
ECOSYSTEM IS CREATING
An ecosystem related to electric and autonomous vehicles started to form in Kocaeli, where the valley is located, and Bursa, where the factory is located. International technology companies, one of TOGG's stakeholders or who want to take part in production processes, came to Bilisim Vadisi and opened their offices one by one.
SUPPLY INDUSTRY WILL TURN
Minister of Industry and Technology, Mustafa Varank, stated that they aim to remove Europe from the band in the last quarter of 2022 for the first electric and only SUV model, “We will contribute to the transformation of the supply industry in our country by implementing an electric and connected mobility that does not pollute the environment.” said.
THE NUMBER OF COMPANIES INCREASED TO 112
Ministers recalled that the IT Valley of Turkey's Varank car's technology base, "Since last December the company introduced the front display tool that valley is seen a 50 percent increase in applications. The number of resident companies has increased from 79 to 112. This place has become a center of attraction for international technology companies serving the automotive industry. EDAG, which has an important position in the Automotive Industry, took its place in the valley. Again, a contract was signed with FEV, one of the international companies. ” said.
100 MILLION LIRA FUND WILL BE ESTABLISHED
Minister Varank noted that they want to make the Valley of Informatics a center for technology-based entrepreneurship, saying, “We have started working on the establishment of a 100 million lira Venture Capital Investment Fund for this purpose. We want to evaluate projects in areas such as transportation, communication, internet of things, finance, cyber security, robotics and automation with this fund. ” he spoke.
WORLD FAMOUS COMPANIES
EDAG, an international engineering company, offers engineering services for vehicle manufacturers as well as technologically advanced automotive suppliers. The company has a global network of approximately 60 offices in the world's leading automotive centers. FEV, one of the important actors in the global automotive industry, also carries out studies on engines, powertrain and vehicle engineering. It provides advanced engineering services in the field of design, simulation, software, calibration, electrical and smart vehicle systems and education.