Everyone's eyes will be high in Izmir with the air shows, which are a TEKNOFEST classic. Turkish Stars, SOLOTÜRK, Akıncı, Aksungur, Anka, Bayraktar TB2, Hürkuş, Gendarme Steel Wings, Paramotor, Gyrocopter and Atak Helicopter, among our domestic and national production aircraft, will perform in the skies of TEKNOFEST.
Technology and entrepreneurship competitions, fair activity areas as well as workshops for the 6-14 age group on Science Street, Air and Land Vehicles Exhibition, Planetarium, Vertical Wind Tunnel, Climate Tunnel, Virtual Reality Tunnel, Solar Observation Event, Space Themed Inflatable Playground, Simulation Experience Areas, First Flight Activity with Students, Pedal Flight Activity, Refik Anadol's “Machine Memories: Space” Exhibition, “Stage is Yours” Activity, a festival full of activities such as main stage shows and many more activities waits its visitors.
In line with its goal of contributing to the entrepreneurship ecosystem, Turkish Technology Team Foundation, under the main leadership of T.R. the Ministry of Industry and Technology and the Presidential Investment Office, The Preliminary Events of the Take Off Entrepreneurship Summit, which will be held in Istanbul in December 2023, are held in TEKNOFEST Ankara and Izmir. The winners of the Take Off Startup Summit Preliminary Event will win a total of 2,225,000 TL in cash prizes and the opportunity to participate in the Take Off Startup Summit.
In the TEKNOFEST Startup Competition held in Ankara, 34 startups won an award of 3 Million 750 Thousand TL, and in the Take Off Entrepreneurship Summit Pre-Event (Pre Take Off), 11 startups won an award of 1 Million 275 Thousand TL. In the Izmir stage, hundreds of our young people will compete in the themes of Health and Wellness Technologies, Environment, Energy and Climate Technologies, Tourism Technologies and Games, and Barrier-Free Life Technologies, with the aim of carrying Turkey's National Technology Move even further.
Within the scope of the Deneyap Idea Marathon and Deneyap Makeathon, which will be held for the first time in TEKNOFEST Izmir, specifically for the students of Deneyap Technology Workshop, it is aimed for the students to strengthen their idea development processes, presentation skills and at the same time experience the productization process and brand development.