Selçuk University Technology Development Zone ("Konya Technokent") is located in the city of Konya, population 1.1 million, in central Turkey.
Founded in late 2004, Konya Teknokent is one of the fastest-developing technoparks in Turkey with its more than 100 tenant companies. Konya Teknokent is one of the five technoparks in Turkey that are full members of IASP, the International Association of Science Parks and Areas of Innovation.
Selçuk University, with a student population of 85,000, has provided a stream of well-educated and highly-qualified graduates to fuel the growth of Konya Teknokent. Its network extends globally, including visits to Silicon Valley, where executives meet with decision-makers at Stanford, Google, Plug and Play, etc.