Turkey hosts a festival of aviation, astronautics and technology

Turkey hosts a festival of aviation, astronautics and technology

The large-scale festival of aviation, astronautics and technology Teknofest 2019 is taking place these days in Istanbul, Turkey.

The festival, organized by the Ministry of Industry and Technology of Turkey, as well as the Turkish Technology Fund, brought together teams from 122 countries.

In addition to demonstration performances, Teknofest includes various exhibitions such as shows of aeronautical equipment and ground vehicles, seminars on programming. Interest among the festival participants is caused by training and entertaining master classes “I design my rocket”, “Aviation and space”, “Nanotechnology”, “Electronic programming”, as well as competitions in robotics, engines and electric vehicles designing.

There are presentations on the activities of leading technology companies, as well as an interesting concert program for the guests.

Not all teams, but only the best of them that have demonstrated the highest skills, will reach the final round of the competition. Turkey alone is represented by 373 teams. Therefore, it is worth competing for the prize fund of the competition – three million Turkish liras.

The festival runs until September 22.

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