Entrepreneurs who succeed in Big Bang and start their companies benefit from a 1-year "Incubation" facility and continue to develop their entrepreneurial talents and opportunities.  

After pitching on Big Bang, startups go into the incubation stage. ITU Cekirdek provides them space for establishing company and also one to one coaching during their incubation period.

A free Office at ITU ARI Teknokent

A free office space at ITU ARI Teknokent will be provided for a year to established entrepreneur companies that are successful in completing the ITU SEED process. After applying and getting approved, entrepreneur companies may also benefit from Teknokent legislations.

Free of Charge Offices in ITU ARI Teknokent

ITU and ITU ARI Teknokent Network

ITU Cekirdek is situated on ITU's Campus which is well-known for the presence of a strong academic staff and a large collection of R&D companies boasting advanced technology. Introducing ITU Cekirdek entrepreneurs as ITU supported companies, projects or people, reinforces their reliability and institutionalism. Synergy created by entrepreneurs being together generates motivation and all these advantages make ITU Cekirdek  the focus point of investors and funds.

ITU and ITU ARI Teknokent Network

Entrepreneur Company Consulting

CEKIRDEK Checkup defines feasibility studies on production, management, marketing and finance areas and provides necessary consulting and training for business management, business development and expansion management.


Investor Meetings

Turkey’s leading investors are invited and come to ITU Cekirdek Center for the Companies-Investors Meetings thus increasing ITU Cekirdek entrepreneurs’ chance to get investments as well as to expand their network.

Entrepreneur Meetings

Enterprise Analysis

With Enterprise Self Evaluation Report as a due diligence service, each enterprise is investigated like an x-ray and everything regarding the product, market and future of a project are determined. Due Diligence also analyzes how should the investment be done which is really important to investors. This valuable service is provided for free to projects in the Incubation Period.