Ozgur Akin, PhD
The Chairman of AKINSOFT, Ozgur Akin, PhD, was born in Konya. He completed primary and secondary education and graduated from Computer Department of Konya Fatih Technical High School in 1992 where he obtained his vocational knowledge.
He took the first step into business life by establishing AKINSOFT in 1995. His name is written under many DOS based programs, Internet and Windows.
Ozgur Akin, PhD presented December 4 1996 the day of that AKINSOFT was incorporated as "World Information Technology Day" to world. At the same years, Ozgur Akin, PhD continued his education life by studying on Administration and Organization Department and Computer Engineering Department in Selçuk University – Engineering Faculty between 1998 and 2002.
He pursued a master's degree on Industrial Engineering at Selcuk University between 2002 and 2004 and completed his master's thesis on WOLVOX ERP E-Business software. Specialising on Robotics, Artificial Intelligence and Automation, AKIN sped up the R&D studies. AKIN received his PhD in Institute of Science and Technology from the Selcuk University on the topic of Robotics Technology in 2013.
He presented AKINCI-1 for the first time in 2011. At the same year, PNCR-1 agriculture robot which is developed for increasing the yield of sugar beet made its first field work. After R&D activities succeeded, PNCR-2 prototype was developed.
Ozgur Akin participated in the 2011 General Elections as a Konya Independent Congressman candidate for the 24th Parliamental Term of Grand National Assembly of Turkey with the slogan “Technology Country Turkey and Technology Capital Konya”.
In 2013, AKINCI-2 which is a commercial humanoid mobile robot was produced and then AKINCI-3 which is the 3rd robot of the series was announced to public. He worked as academician in Mechatronics Department – Engineering Faculty at Karatay University in 2014 - 2015 educational year.
The first waiter robot of Turkey, ADA started to serve at Cadde Meram Cafe Robotics Application Center on March 26, 2015. In the same year, the Robot Hostess ADA was introduced to public and the solution partners on December 26, the day AKINSOFT has layed the foundations of the humanoid robot factory consisting in the 2015 vision.
Ozgur Akin, PhD is aiming his career to be crowned with the Space Technologies and R&D Base and AKINSOFT High Technology University.
Alongside his scientist personality, Dr. Ozgur AKIN is well known with his strong social skills and his hobbies such as photography, skiing, sailing, poetry and keeps working with the purpose of serving to science and the humanity.