ITU ARI Teknokent has been established to amplify every success into an even greater success, ensuring continuity of projects towards Turkey's vision of reinforcing R&D and innovation-based technological infrastructure.

ITU ARI Teknokent was built in 2002 as the first step in university-industry partnership, and in addition to 10 buildings with a total area of 100,000m2 on the Istanbul Technical University Campus, has global branch offices in Chicago and San Francisco.

Being home to 260+ tech companies, 6500 employees, and more than 2000 projects, ITU ARI Teknokent executes impressive projects for sustainable growth and high value-added innovations. It also aims to support the entrepreneurship ecosystem in Turkey by means of its programs such as ITU Cekirdek ( and ITU Gate (