Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality Department of Youth and Sports Services opens up space for young people in the digital field, as well as the educational, sports, social, cultural and artistic activities it organizes. Greater first time to be implemented by a local government e-Youth project in Turkey, a to z, young people will be digital manual. Young people will not be indifferent to the new age with the project, which includes all the requirements of the information age such as Esports, Digital Content and Technology Workshops.
PODCAST, YOUTUBE, CARTOON, ANISM
In Digital Content Workshops, which constitute an important part of the project; youtube, podcasts, cartoon-animation, communication academy and text script writing workshops that can attract the attention of young people have been established. Especially important networks around the world Youtube and with the Podcast, young people will show their skills. Young people who want to draw in the project will be supported in the fields of cartoon and animation. Space will be opened up for young people with the text script workshop for writing. In addition, with the communication academy, training programs from social media, media literacy, content production, use of equipment, editing to use of light and sound will be offered by experts and academics.
YOUNG PEOPLE ESPORTS
Within the scope of the E Youth project, Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality opens up space for young people in the field of esports, which is growing rapidly in the world and where interest is increasing day by day. The Metropolitan Municipality Esports Academy, which opens professional Esports branches within the body of the Metropolitan Municipality Kağıtspor, will also serve all young people. Esports team, which was established within the scope of the project, is now struggling for the championship in the Zula Super League. While Metropolitan Municipality performs Esports in the presence of psychologists and sociologists, infrastructure, logistics and technical support are provided in full. Young people started esports by transferring experience between the academy team and the professional team. The Metropolitan Municipality aims to make all young people love electronic sports in the right way. In addition, it is aimed to explain Esports, which will be the profession of the future (car racing, football and basketball) to families.
UNIVERSITY CLUBS WILL SUPPORT WITH TECHNOLOGY WORKSHOPS
Municipality E established under the Youth in Technology Workshop will contribute to Turkey's national technology projects aimed at generating growth spurt youth. From time to time, high school students will be able to come and get information and support in the workshops where university students are predominantly served. Metropolitan Municipality attaches importance to the transfer of experience by bringing high school and university students together. In the workshops that will raise the technology stars of the future; "Robotics and coding", "arduino and electricity", "internet of things", "energy technologies", "production and design", UAV, Rocket, "mathematics and physics", "cyber security", "mobile application and programming", Students prepare for races in many fields such as "artificial intelligence", "aviation and remote technologies", "nanotechnology".
STUDIOS ARE PREPARED
Which is the address of the first local government in Kocaeli Metropolitan, will be the first in Turkey in this field of Digital Content workshop. Esports, created within the scope of the E Youth project, will present digital disciplines together with Digital Content workshops and Technology workshop. Metropolitan Municipality's Young Space center in Izmit bazaar YoutubePodcast and Esports studios are professionally prepared. In addition, the construction stages of Technology Workshops continue at Genç Mekânda and Sanayi Mahallesi Vinsan facilities. In addition, workshops on cartoon-animation and text script writing were also prepared.
WHAT TO DO WITH DIGITAL CONTENT WORKSHOPS?
With the Metropolitan Municipality Digital Content Workshops, planned and purpose-oriented training activities (Editing, Montage, Animation, Drawing, Scriptwriting, etc.) will be carried out. In addition, training, seminars, etc. that will raise awareness about the conscious use of social media. activities will be included. Youth will be supported with content production activities such as video, animation and cartoons in any subject selected with special themed content production activities. In addition, projects will be produced to promote the activities of the Metropolitan Municipality on social media platforms.
THE PROJECT WILL BE IMPLEMENTED IN OTHER DISTRICTS
Metropolitan Municipality E Youth project has started to be implemented in Izmit district. In the future, it is expected that centers will be established in other districts and space will be opened for young people.