Ozgur Akin, PhD
Ozgur Akin, PhD who is the Chairman of AKINSOFT 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 of many DOS based program, 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 completed his master degree with the thesis about WOLVOX ERP E-Business software on Industrial Engineering in Selçuk University between 2002 and 2004. AKIN majored on the fields of Robotics, Algorithm and Automatisation after starting R&D studies of the robots that have artificial intelligence in 2009. AKIN became entitled to have the title of PhD by doctorating in Robotics Technology in Selçuk University – Institute of Science and Technology between 2010 and 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 became a candidate of 24th Term Konya Independent Congressman of Grand National Assembly of Turkey in 2011 General Election 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.
ADA which is the first waiter roboto of Turkey and was produced by him started to serve at Cadde Meram Cafe Robotics Application Center in March 26, 2015. At the same year, The Robot Hostess ADA was presented to public and solution partners when the humanoid robot factories which are the vision of 2015 were layed the foundations at December 26.
Ozgur Akin, PhD is aiming his career to be crowned with the Space Technologies and R&D Base and AKINSOFT High Technology University.
Beside the interest of informatics and technology, he is interested in social and cultural activities like photography, poeticising, playing an instrument, mountaineering, sailing, ski, tennis, riding a horse, diving and motor sports.