Ekber Aziz is currently a Master’s student in Computer Engineering at Gebze Teknik Üniversitesi in Istanbul, where he also works as a research assistant.
Recently, he founded a Robotics Course with Uyghur. STEM, organizing events, courses and competitions for Uyghur youth and kids in Turkey interested in STEM! He also started working as the deputy secretary at the Uyghur Student Union, which was founded in October 2019.
Ekber successfully completed an internship at Teknopark İstanbul, a science and technological park being developed by the Undersecretary of Defense Industries and the Istanbul Chamber of Commerce to contribute to Turkey’s capacity for technological development for local and international entrepreneurs.
He was also involved in a research project on the thematic fields of IOT (Internet of Things) at TUBITAK (Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey), and is currently working at another project funded by TUBITAK.
Ekber held another internship at ARGELA Technologies (a company involved in leading the 5G telecom movement). He was involved in the Celtic-Plus project SIGMONA, which won the EUREKA Global Project of the Year! At the 5G World Awards 2018, the project he worked on was shortlisted for the ‘Best 5G Trial Between an Operator & Vendor’ category. Congrats!
Ekber was also a contributor to the The Angela Milat Project, a software defined networking project which was categorized by the Turkish Undersecretary of Defense Industries as a project that was delivered without any shortcomings.
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