Mersin Technology Development Zone (Technoscope) was established in June2005 inorder to use the research-development (R&D) studies carried out by the university, industry and other institutions to develop new technologies and transfer them into the industrial production that will contribute to the competitive position ofMersinin both national and international levels.
Technoscope is founded in connection to the Ministry of Industry and Trade under “Technology Development Zones Law No. 4691 by and in the participation of Mersin Provincial Private Administration, Mersin Tarsus Organized Industrial Zone, Mediterranean Exporter Unions, Mersin Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Tarsus Chamber of Commerce and Industry and ODTU (Middle EastTechnicalUniversity) Technopark.
‘Technoscope’ as short name of Mersin Technology Development Zone is chosed owing to the fact that it will provide easiness at international usage, it will close the technology in the region with the technology outside the region, and it will describe global view to technology. The legal entity responsible for the management and operation of the zone named as Mersin Technopark A.S. was set up on 23/02/2006. The zone actively operates since then.
Mission: Mission of Technoscope is to support innovative ideas & technology development in regional and national scale to compete in global area. Technoscope aims to be a focus in country development by enhancing regional R&D practices. Under this scope, Technoscope provides quality business environment, welcoming technology-led companies and entrepreneurs to create synergy in technology development.
Vision:Technoscope aims to be a focus in country development by enhancing regional R&D practices. Under this scope, Technoscope welcomes technology-led companies & entrepreneurs to create synergy in technology development.