ODTÜ Kalkanlı Technology Valley places great importance on cooperation with academia for an innovative and sustainable production ecosystem. The ODTÜ KALTEV Academy unit, which works to facilitate cooperation and collaboration with the Academy, provides support for researchers to conduct research and research into products. Socio-City, established within the scope of ODTÜ KALTEV Academy, will enable the social science researches to be carried out in ODTÜ KALTEV differently from the usual Technology Development Zone.
The Design Factory, which is one of the exciting components of the ODTÜ KALTEV Academy, is a working environment that will support the interdisciplinary work of university students and academicians, and will keep the boundaries of the thinking out of hand! The Design Factory was established to bring together researchers and students from different fields to solve the current problems of the world and to develop innovative solutions with unconventional ideas.
The METU Northern Cyprus Campus will work in cooperation with the ODTÜ KALTEV Academy on the work of the Sustainability Center and the Continuing Education Center, which will ensure that the academic knowledge is used to solve the basic problems of the society and the world.