IRL@BOUN has been founded as a joint initiative of Siemens Turkey, Siemens Healthineers Turkey and Boğaziçi University

Boğaziçi University rector Prof. Mehmed Özkan, Siemens Turkey CFO Mr. Thomas Kolbinger and Siemens Healthineers Turkey managing director Mr. Şevket On co-signed the founding protocol of IRL@BOUN (Innovation Research Lab @ Bogazici University) on March 16, 2018. IRL@BOUN is part of the IRL labs chain which was started with IRL@FAU (Innovation Research Lab @ Friedrich-Alexander University) in Erlangen, Germany. The IRL labs work in close collaboration with Siemens Innovation Think Tank (ITT).