Technology competitions are the most important part of TEKNOFEST ISTANBUL Aerospace and Technology Festival. With a wide array of technology competitions ranging from aerospace to automotive, underwater systems to alternative energy, the event aims to increase the young generation's interest in developing technology and support young people working in these fields.
To produce concrete works in this direction, it is expected that each team will design and produce the desired technological equipment (UAV, rocket, unmanned underwater vehicle, etc.) to fulfill the task specified in the conditions of the category of competition they will compete in.
Applications for technology competitions are available as of January 2017. Teams with technical knowledge and skills required by the tasks specified in the competition categories will be eligible to participate in the competitions. During the preparation period, the TEKNOFEST ISTANBUL Aerospace and Technology Festival Advisory Board will provide the materials and technical consultancy support needed to complete the required task in the relevant category for the teams that will be announced in January 2018.
International applicants are eligible for sponsorship package covering travel and accommodation. Plane tickets and accommodation will be provided to the selected internetional applicants.
Teams entitled to receive support must submit an interim evaluation report on July 2018 and address the reported shortcomings until the festival date.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: MAY 15