Congratulations to all the teams competing in @Teknofest!
Thank you, President @RTErdogan, for the invitation.
I look forward to attending in person next year, as well as discussing further opportunities for investment in Türkiye. pic.twitter.com/ODWjv34uI5
— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) September 29, 2023
Billionaire Elon Musk has expressed his desire to invest in Türkiye after being invited to attend Teknofest
According to the billionaire’s twit post, he was happy to participate in the festival and expressed his desire to invest in Türkiye. Aerospace next year
What is Teknofest ?
Teknofest, short for Teknofest Aerospace and Technology Festival, is the largest aviation, aerospace, and technology festival of Turkey initially held at Istanbul Airport in September 2018 by the Turkish Technology Team Foundation (T3) in collaboration with private companies, ministries, and academic institutions. The primary goals of the festival are to raise public awareness about technology in society and to draw attention to the importance of national production.
The Festival is filled with seminars, technology competitions, exhibitions of domestic technology enterprises, Take Off İnternational Startup Summit. Visitors also can enjoy numerous attractions, such as aviation demonstrations including parachuting, air shows of “Solo Turk”, “Turkish Stars”, and many international aerobatic teams.
Technology competitions are organized in 12 different categories. People of all ages from primary school students to entrepreneurs can take part in the competitions with their projects and also benefit from the technical equipment support.
For the contest “The HackIstanbul 2018 Capture the Flag”, organized in cooperation with the European Skills, Competences, Qualifications and Occupations (ECSO) and Romanian Government, computer hackers from all over the world competed. Winners were awarded money.
Another award-winning competition is the “World Drone Cup” race.