Konya Technology Development Zone is 60th technopark founded in Turkey according to 4691 Technology Development Zones Law. Decision of Council of Ministers on Establishment of Konya Technology Development Zone is published in Turkish Offical Gazette dated 24 June 2014. Konya Technology Development Zone is the 60th TDZ established in anmd second TDZ established in Konya. management of Konya TDZ will be performed by company named Innopark Konya Technology Development Zone Management Inc.
Konya Technology Development Zone is operated by managing company named Innopark Konya Technology Development Zone Management Inc. and INNOPARK is registered brand of the company. Innopark Inc. is professional organisation that provides cooperations, sources and opportunities to R&D, software or technologic production entrepreneurs located in the zone.
Partners of Innoark Inc. are Konya Chamber of Industry, Konya Organized Industrial Zone, Konya Metropolitan Municipality, Konya Commodity Exchange, Konya Chamber of Commerce, Selçuk University, Necmettin Erbakan University, Konya Technical University Aksaray University, TOBB Economy and Technolgy University, KTO Karatay University, Konya Food and Agriculture University and industrial firms in Konya.
Konya Technology Development Zone with 64 companies is located on a land of 122.000 m2, which is located within the borders of Konya Organized Industrial Zone, including Konya Regional Innovation Center building.
Innopark is one of the very few technology focused manufacturing based technology development zones in Turkey. The purpose of establishment of InnoPark is “Being technological manufacturing based technology development zone”. On this purpose, InnoPark is giving professional services and opportunities to entrepreneurs in mass production of hi-tech prodıcts developed within TDZ's. InnoPark gives not only offices, test areas or manufacturing areas to R&D and Software organizations which want to make mass production on tecknological products but also giving them building areas with build-operate-transfer system. InnoPark is located in Organized Industrial Zone and all facilities in InnoPark area such as electricity, water, natural gas,wastewater and drainage are ready for manufacturers.
The main service of InnoPark providing open and closed areas to R&D organizations, software organizations and technological product manufacturers but InnoPark also provides support services such as electricity, water, natural gas, internet access, interphone system, cleaning, security, heating, food, employee transportation services and hall rent for congress, symposhium, exhibiton.
InnoPark provides support services such as commercialization, technology marketing, intellectual and industrial property rights management, consultancy, education, laboratory, clustering and consultancy for reaching to financial sources.
Innopark incorporates and runs Technology Transfer Office, Incubation Center, Design and 3D Modelling Center, Universities Contact Office, Renewable Energy Technologies Center.
R&D and software development companies which located in InnoPark have exemption about income tax. Also software development companies have exemption about value added tax, academicians who work in technology development area and R&D employees have exemption about witholding tax and stamp tax. They also can use advantage of insurance charge supports.
Location of InnoPark
InnoPark has been located in 4th Organizational Industrial Zone in Selçuklu,Konya on 122.848.96m2 area just near the Aksaray way. InnoPark is just at the center of all ındustrial areas. %95 of all small, medium and large industrial companies of Konya are in 7.5 km semidiameter centered InnoPark. Innopark is located at the center of all important points such as Konya Logistic Area, Konya International Exhibition Center, KTO Foundation Dortmund Education Center ( Selçuk University Technology Faculty Practical Education Center), Selçuk University, KTO Karatay University, Konya Food and Agrıcultural University, Bahri Dagdas International Agricultural Research Center, Konya Airport, New Konya High Speed Train Station, Konya Domestic Bus Station, Selçuklu Congress Center, Rixos Hotel and TUMOSAN.