Otomasyon Dergisi | 12/09/2018
Strategical collaboration protocol is signed between Istanbul Trade University (ITICU) and CPM Software. Istanbul Trade University Deputy Rector Ibrahim Baz, General Manager of CPM Software Serdar Oner, Istanbul Trade University Engineering Faculty Deputy Dean Prof. Dr. Ismail Ekmekci, Training official of CPM Academy, Hakan Cila and CPM Software Business Development Manager Funda Gündüz attended the signature ceremony for the collaboration being made between ITICU and CPM Software. With the strategic collaboration protocol being signed, it is aimed to have mutual sharing of information and expertise and transfer of technology between the university and CPM Software. CPM Software having R&D center in place, will carry out projects bearing R&D quality together with ITICU and it will provide academic information and technology transfer from the university. Training will be provided to university students by the specialized staff of CPM Software operating for long years in ERP sector and it will be enabled for students to see the practices of theoretical education they have received in business and by providing apprenticeship opportunity to students, support will be given to prepare them for business life. Besides, CPM Software which supports entrepreneurial eco-system will provide mentor support for ITICU Incubation Center. Board Chairman of CPM Software Recep Palamut, who stated that they will expend their product range with new applications within the context of support to be provided to R&D center and that they targeted for this business collaboration to be for the long term, also said: “As we became a R&D center, we have an investment target of 10 million TL for the coming period. We will continue with our investments without slowing down. This strategic collaboration we signed with Istanbul Trade University will bring very beautiful projects with it. With this collaboration, we will also carry out our TUBITAK projects together. Besides we will provide apprenticeship opportunity to the students of Istanbul Trade University at CPM Software and we will carry out projects bearing R&D quality with the incubation center of university. Today many students are having the worry of not finding a job when they graduate. Increasing young population and unemployment numbers are worrying our bright youngsters most. With this strategic business collaboration, we will also organize certificate programs for the students of Istanbul Trade University and we will open the door of business world for them. We are wishing to continue our long-term journey with the other universities that are situated in our country “.