The Adana BTÜ Collaboration Protocol

The ceremony organized on the occasion of the collaboration protocol between Adana Bilim ve Teknoloji Üniversitesi (BTÜ) and Ditaş Doğan Yedek Parça İmalat ve Teknik A.Ş. (DİTAŞ) took place at the University Rectorate premises.

The ceremony was attended by the Adana BTÜ Rector Prof. Dr. Mehmet Tümay, DİTAŞ General Manager Selim Baybaş, Çukurova Teknokent President of the Board of Directors Prof. Dr. Kadir Aydın, Adana BTÜ Materials Engineering Department Head Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mustafa Güneş, Mechanical Engineering Assistant Prof. Dr. Kerimcan Çelebi and DİTAŞ Research and Development and Production Group Manager Tezay Kartal and Research and Development Manager Mustafa Taş.

DITAŞ who has succeeded achieve the goal of becoming a Research and Development Center, has been working actively in that region with the Niğde University and  the Kayseri Abdullah Gül University on the topics of long term professional development and consultancy. Bt carrying further its experience, DITAŞ will be collaborating with Adana BTÜ in all the national and international projects, mainly the academic projects. It will increase its Research and Development and innovation capacity within the frame of this extensive Collaboration Protocol and will contribute to the university – industry collaboration by using the knowledge accumulated at BTÜ and their technological infrastructure, as well. The parties will organize in common events such conferences, symposiums and panels. By means of the subjects defined in the joint projects, the integration of the university research topics with the industry.

DİTAŞ, with its more than 40 years of manufacturing history and engineering efficiency, continues to be the leading enterprise of the automotive side industry in its region. It will further its effectiveness and will provide the continuation of the innovative studies and of the development of the products needed by the sector by taking these steps with the unique knowledge accumulation of the university.