Marmara Municipalities Union and Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Assoc. Dr. Tahir Büyükakın shared the excitement of young people in the Robotaxi Passenger Autonomous Vehicle Competition within the scope of TEKNOFEST, which was held with the participation of Industry and Technology President Mustafa Varank.
Making a statement about the autonomous vehicles that will change our future, realized with the support of Informatics Valley, TÜBİTAK and HAVELSAN, Mayor Büyükakın said, “We shared the excitement of our young people regarding the development of technology autonomous vehicles of our future in original design, software and other fields. The fact that these kinds of competitions are in our city and our young people's interest in this field make us very happy. As the Metropolitan Municipality, we will continue to contribute to our youth in this field ”.
"AUTONOMY IS THE TECHNOLOGY OF THE FUTURE"
The Robotaks held in IT Valley in passenger Autonomous Vehicle Competition Kocaeli Governor Great Wall Yavuz, the AK Party Istanbul Provincial Chairman Mehmet fifty-five, Teknofest Executive Board Chairman Mehmet Fatih Kacar, Gebze Mayor Zinner Büyükgöz Turkey and Technology Team Foundation Chairman Haluk Bayraktar was also present. Talking with young people before the races, Mayor Büyükakın also signed the hood of a vehicle designed by the students. Stating that he considers it very valuable for young people to focus on autonomy, which is one of the important technological fields of the future, President Büyükakın said, “Of course, autonomous is the technology of the future. For this reason, our young people's interest and focus on this future technology makes us happy and excited ”.
"WE ARE WITH OUR YOUNG PEOPLE"
Mayor Büyükakın, who made an assessment on the increasing interest of our young people of all ages in the technologies of the future, from high school students to university years, said, “We, as the Metropolitan Municipality, are working to support our young people who work in these fields. We are with our youth. We are putting our hands under the burden to prepare better for the future. As local governments, we will continue to stand by the young people of the future and this country ”.