3 awards to Sabancı Group in ‘Innovation Week’


Sabanci Group, Turkey Exporters Assembly (TIM) in order to support the innovative work carried out under the Innovation Week organized by Turkey “Inovalig Awards” in the third award.

According to the Sabancı Holding statement, the “Inovalig Awards” found their owners. In this context, Brisa, one of the companies of Sabancı Group, ranked first in the “Innovation Organization and Culture” category, while Kordsa was awarded in the “Innovation Resources” and Enerjisa “Innovation Strategy” categories.

According to the statement, at the ceremony held in Istanbul; Sabancı Holding Industry Group President Cevdet Alemdar received the awards on behalf of Brisa and Kordsa from Trade Minister Ruhsar Pekcan and TIM President İsmail Gülle. Enerjisa’s award was presented to Sabancı Holding Energy Group President Kıvanç Zaimler by the Minister of Industry and Technology Mustafa Varank.

“The future is now shaped on the axis of ‘innovation and technology'”

Güler Sabancı, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Sabancı Holding stated in the statement that there has been a serious transformation in the world economy in recent years and said, “The basis of this transformation, which has accelerated during the pandemic period, is digitalization, innovation and technology. The future is now shaped on the axis of ‘innovation and technology’. in this sense, the way to make a difference in Turkey’s global competitiveness we believe that the innovation. both companies, both countries who can not fulfill the requirements of the process in particular, will be left behind in this race …

We, as the Sabancı Group, made huge investments in this field before the pandemic. Just as we pioneered the total quality issue in the 90s, we continue to lead the technology and innovation topics in this new era. Now, under the leadership of our CEO Cenk Alper, we are going through a period in which we started to reap the results of these investments both organizationally and commercially. In this sense, it also makes me happy that Sabancı Group companies lead all these processes and are leaders of the sectors in which they operate. “

“New Generation Sabancı” As Turkey’s economy to be the pioneer of value-added production will reach the place it deserves in the world, they focus on the leadership change in every area touched by the digital conversion transfer Guler Sabanci, “Technology and the transformation processes in the innovation light Sabanci Group falling all the time ‘pioneer’ In addition to the synergy created by Sabancı Group companies among themselves, I think Sabancı University’s contributions with its high knowledge and academic experience are also very valuable. found the assessment.

“We should focus more on industry-university cooperation”

Stating that in the age of technology, industry and universities are much more intertwined, Güler Sabancı said:

“In line with this approach, industry-university cooperation to more must focus; we need to develop our solution-finding capabilities together. Especially in the US, we see very good examples of this. Like Silicon Valley, but very important in ecosystems, new world order, feeding each other. Of course, also in Turkey Similar examples have begun to emerge. TUBITAK has very successful studies. There are very successful technoparks. We have a Composite Technologies Center of Excellence (KTMM) in Istanbul Technopark with the cooperation of Sabanci University and Kordsa. and we will achieve even greater success with the power of innovation. “


Source: Dünya Gazetesi by www.dunya.com.

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