Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan's 'nativism and nationalities of' accelerated efforts in this field with emphasis on the Bursa Metropolitan Municipality Culture Inc. Through workshops, formed under rapidly reduce dependence on foreign science and technology centers in Turkey. Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Alinur Aktaş stated that the number of domestic products in Bursa Science and Technology Center has reached 40 percent and stated that they aim to be among the top 2023 manufacturers in the world by 5.
The Metropolitan Municipality, which carries out studies in many areas from infrastructure to social life in order to make Bursa more livable, is making moves to encourage domestic production and reduce foreign dependency in science and technology centers. In this context, in the workshop established within Kültür AŞ, which is one of the affiliates of the Metropolitan Municipality, many mechanisms have been produced with local facilities and put into the service of various science and technology centers. Thanks to the studies carried out, the number of domestic products in Bursa Science Technology Center reached 40 percent. The 'Science Exhibition in the Golden Age', which tells about the inventions of Muslim scientists, the first domestic exhibition production, was exhibited in 8 different cities, especially Düzce, Trabzon and Mersin. The exhibition is finally set up in Antalya Science Center.
"The number of local products is 40 percent"
Mayor of the Metropolitan Municipality Alinur Aktaş visited the workshop building in Nilüfer district and examined the works carried out on site. Chairman Alinur Aktaş, who received information about the projects carried out from Fehim Ferik, Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors of Kültür AŞ, visited the production and project units and chatted with the employees.
Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Alinur Aktaş stated that the whole process of Bursa Science and Technology Center started with 100 experimental setups from abroad. the international science and technology centers in Turkey can be supported structures reminiscent of President Aktas, "with emphasis on nativism and nationalities of our President since 2018 we started to produce ourselves in the culture Inc. site. As of this year, the number of domestic products in Bursa Science and Technology Center has reached 40 percent. We are working to increase this rate higher. Apart from exhibiting the experimental setups we produce in our own science center as of 2017, we sell them to other science centers via TÜBİTAK. We established 12 cities in the 'Deneyap' workshops in TÜBİTAK's youth centers. In addition, we established the Science Workshop located in the Presidential Complex. We have talks about different cities. 200 percent of the 80 experimental setup within a year will be produced in Turkey by locals as Culture INC. Our aim is to sell the products we produce in 2022 abroad and become one of the top 2023 manufacturers in the world by 5 ”.
"2022 Teknofest in Bursa"
Reminding that they want to host Teknofest as Bursa Metropolitan Municipality, Mayor Aktaş stated that it was held in Gaziantep in 2020 due to the idea of 'one year in Istanbul and one year in Anatolia'. Stating that Bursa's desire on this matter is known and a preliminary agreement has been made, President Aktaş said, “I hope we have made the necessary moves to make Teknofest in 2021 after Istanbul in 2022. On the other hand, Turkey's first science and technology began before Teknofest Science Expo event we can not because of the pandemic this year. Hopefully, we are planning to do it next year between 23-26 May. I believe that we will reveal our difference as Bursa with the increase of domestic production in Teknofest and our workshop in 2022. Kültür AŞ has reached a transaction volume of 2 million due to this and similar activities in about 25 years ”.