Within the scope of TEKNOFEST hosted by Gaziantep Metropolitan Municipality, TÜBİTAK International Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Competitions were held in Alleben Pond. Deputy Minister of Industry and Technology Mehmet Fatih Kacır, Gaziantep Governor Davut Gül, Gaziantep Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Fatma Şahin and T3 Foundation Chairman of the Board of Trustees Selçuk Bayraktar attended the competitions. In his speech, Chairman Şahin stated that the technology breakthrough with TEKNOFEST is a long way and underlined that it will never be abandoned.
Industry and Technology Ministry of Turkey Technology Team Foundation (T3 Foundation) by 24 to 27 September between the dates will be held in Gaziantep outside Istanbul for the first time in aviation, aerospace and technology festival TEKNOFEST countdown while 101 teams participated in the TUBITAK International UAV Competition Alleben Pond ' Arranged in. The competitions were followed by Deputy Minister of Industry and Technology Mehmet Fatih Kacır, Gaziantep Governor Davut Gül, Gaziantep Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Fatma Şahin and T3 Foundation Chairman of the Board of Trustees Selçuk Bayraktar. The delegation visited the stands of the participants, got information about the vehicles and chatted with the young people.
MISSING: GAZIANTEP ADDED EXCITEMENT TO TEKNOFEST
Speaking before the competition, Deputy Minister of Industry and Technology Mehmet Fatih Kacır stated that each project has a special place in terms of the ministry and said, “We are always together in Gaziantep, the ancient city of Anatolia, in the 3rd year of TEKNOFEST. Carrying the festival to Gaziantep and bringing the excitement together with Anatolia has been a great source of happiness for us. Gaziantep added excitement to TEKNOFEST's excitement. Our students, who participate in these competitions on the way to the national technology move, will raise the flag much higher. Here attend the first vehicle with TEKNOFEST, who believe they will work much more on behalf of the rocket hereinafter Turkey, they will be gaining self-confidence. How can the defense industry in Turkey today self-sufficient health, agriculture, transport and energy technology will do the same. Not only is primary, Turkey, our future that we will win, "he said.
ŞAHİN: OUR MOST IMPORTANT POWER IS YOU ARE THE ADVANCED HUMAN POWER.
Saying that TEKNOFEST is a festival that leads to thinking big, managing the country's economy and becoming one of the top ten economies of the world in the 100th anniversary of the republic, Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Fatma Şahin said, “Today, we welcome you here, my country's Ibn-i Sina, We are very happy to host Ibn-i Halduns, Jezers and future Aziz Hodja here. This festival is not just another festival. The most important thing I see when I enter here is the excitement, inspiration, light in your eyes, and the love in your heart, when combined with this knowledge, no one can hold us back. This road is a long way, but we will never give up. With the pandemic, we need you to make smart cities a part of life, from food safety to smart agriculture, and to get rid of the mask as soon as possible. Our most important power is trained manpower, human capital, that is you, ”he said.
BAYRAKTAR: YOU WILL TAKE THIS FLAG FROM US AND CARRY FORWARD
Selçuk Bayraktar, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of T3 Foundation, emphasized that in the third year of the festival, another world record was achieved with 81 thousand applications from 100 provinces and tens of countries, and said, “Our country has reached a significant place in technology. You, too, will take this flag after us and carry it forward. You will play a very important role in helping the country take its rightful place in space and aviation adventure. TEKNOFEST is very important in terms of being the driving engine of the national technology move and creating the bottom wave of the paradigm transformation. "This points to brighter days to come in terms of competitions."
Gaziantep Governor Davut Gül stated that everyone dreams of visiting TEKNOFEST. Underlining that both the first and the last won the country in the competitions, Governor Gül said that the experiences gained will be passed on to future generations.