FIWARE and CitySDK APIs promoted by TAGES during “Opportunities in the API World” session of Turkcell Technology Summit 2014 which was held on 12-13 November 2014 in Haliç Congress Center.
Turkcell Technology Summit 2014 was held on 12-13 November 2014 in Haliç Congress Center. Organized by the market leader of the telecommunications market in Turkey, Turkcell Tecnology Summit is a highly reputable event. With 112 sessions and gathering more than 200 thought leaders it caught attention from many, apparently had more than 6000 visitors on its first day.
Photo courtesy of www.turkcell.com.tr
On the second day of the event, Leyla Arsan, the CEO of TAGES, promoted FIWARE and talked about CitySDK APIs on the Opportunities in the API World session. Other participants were Fikret Toydemir, the CTO of Salamworld, Mustafa Eren, the co-founder of Verisun, and Umut Gokbayrak, the CTO of Aslanoba Group, and the moderator was Alaaddin Alpay, Turkcell Developer Group Management Department’s head. The topics were all related to the state of open data in Turkey, EU’s fundings for open data projects and different API providers.
Opportunities in the API World Session
FIWARE is an open platform which seeks to provide a truly open, public and royalty-free architecture and a set of open specifications that will allow developers, service providers, enterprises and other organizations to develop products that satisfy their needs while still being open and innovative.