“Turkish business world is technology friendly and innovative”
The visiting companies described being amazed by the technology friendliness of the Turkish business world and Industry 4.0 vision, Turkey’s road map for development. “The country has not only embraced a wide variety of technologies, leading in other areas as well, but it is innovative in a lot of different ways in a lot of different sectors: software, electronics, robotics, etcetera,” Nova’s Worden said. Reynolds of Tunnel Radio underlined the most notable thing was the speed in which Turkey adopts progressive thinking with the application of technology. “I am not surprised by the level of expertise, I’ve heard a lot of about it. But in North America, where I compete, the speed to develop, research and development and engineering processes - the time it takes from vision to value, I think, can be exceptionally long. I get the absolute opposite impression here,” he said.