BSU gets ready for TEKNOFEST Aerospace & Technology Festival
Baku State University will take part the TEKNOFEST Azerbaijan Aerospace and Technology Festival.
The University's Student Scientific and Technical Creativity Center aims to submit 25 projects: six in 3D printing technologies, six in an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) and model satellites (flight technologies), five projects in green technology, three projects in agricultural technology, one project in robotics, and four projects in social technology.
BSU students can also submit a project to the festival individually.
TEKNOFEST has been held annually in Turkey since 2018 jointly organized by the Ministry of Industry and Technology and the Turkish Technology Team Foundation (T3 Foundation).
TEKNOFEST Azerbaijan will become the first overseas edition of Turkiye’s national technology festival. Holding the Teknofest outside of Turkey for the first time is another manifestation of the two countries' friendly, brotherly, and strategic alliance.
TEKNOFEST Azerbaijan is organized by Azerbaijan's Digital Development and Transport Ministry, by the Ministry of Industry and Technology (Turkey) and the Turkish Technology Team Foundation (T3 Foundation).
TEKNOFEST Azerbaijan will feature competitions in unmanned aerial vehicles, amateur satellite modeling, robotics, as well as agricultural, socially-oriented, and green technologies and sailplanes. This year’s festival will also feature such initiatives as Smart Karabakh hackathon, the Take-Off Azerbaijan Startup Summit and and Rocket League Esports EuroCup.
The event’s exhibition section will showcase the products and solutions of partner organizations and prototypes and STEM projects developed by young people.
The entertainment program of the festival will include exemplary pilot flights of the Azerbaijani Air Force, as well as aerobatic demonstration teams of Turkish Air Force Turkish Stars and Solo Turk. The festival visitors will also have a chance to experience vertical wind tunnels, water attractions, flight simulators, robots, and others.