ITU Cekirdek: Early Stage Incubation Center
ITU Cekirdek Early Stage Incubation Center is the right address for all entrepreneurs and start-ups with innovative business ideas that can be commercialized!
We are a start-up ecosystem with a mission to encourage, support and guide the entrepreneurs as the driving force of today’s economy. We foresee all business needs of an entrepreneur at the preincubation, acceleration and incubation stages. We also have a great competition show called the Big Bang.
ITU Cekirdek is a large-scale ecosystem that brings entrepreneurs, investors and professionals together. It is open to all the industries from fintech to healtcare, from IT to hardwares. In addition to the general category, we announce special categories every year to trigger and attract new start-ups in specific verticals, such as Automotive Technologies.
ITU Cekirdek had established by ITU and ITU ARI Teknokent in 2012 , and strongly supported by ITUNOVA TTO to contribute to the entrepreneurial ecosystem of Turkey. ITU Seed is is a unique example that combines the efforts of a large variety of stakeholders and mentors.
Since ITU Cekidek had established, ITU Cekirdek is supporting more than 722 startups and 1613 entrepreneurs.