Who is Özgür Akın, Ph.D.?

Ozgur AKIN PhD

Özgür Akın, Ph.D.

Chairman of the Board

He founded AKINSOFT on April 12, 1995. He graduated from Selcuk University with a degree in Computer Engineering, completed master’s degree in Industrial Engineering and doctoral degree in Robotics Technologies at the Institute of Science. He made AKINSOFT one of the biggest software companies of Turkey through over 120 commercial and sectoral programs he developed, especially ERP E-Business software, exporting software supported in 7 different languages to 36 different countries.

In 2009, he started R&D activities on humanoid robots with the robotics department he established as a part of AKINSOFT. He blazed a trail developing the Turkey’s first humanoid robot prototype 2-legged AKINCI series, agricultural robots PNCR series, service robots ADA series, hostess series Mini ADA and field robot ARAT series. Moreover, he opened Cadde Meram Cafe & Robotics Applications Center which is the first cafe in Turkey that the humanoid robots serve at. He achieved another international success by opening the "World's First Humanoid Robot Factory", AKINROBOTICS, which he had laid the foundations for in 2015 for the mass production of the prototypes he developed, in 2017.

At the same time, he opened the "World's First Humanoid Robot Museum" in Istanbul, where all the works carried out by AKINROBOTICS in the field of robotic technologies since 2009 are exhibited. In addition, with cooperation of AKINROBOTICS and BAHÇEŞEHİR UNIVERSITY, Artificial Intelligence and Robotics Technologies Master's Program is opened and realized its 2023 vision.

He held more than 100 seminars under the name of "Touch Your Utopia" in many institutions and organizations, especially in Universities, Chambers of Commerce and Industry. In addition, Özgür Akın, Ph.D is the author of book which name is "Touch Your Utopia", in the 2014-2015 academic year; He gave lectures as a lecturer in the Department of Mechatronics Engineering at the Faculty of Engineering of Karatay University.

As well as having hobbies such as skiing, sailing, diving, mountaineering, photography, writing poetry, playing musical instruments, horse riding, motor sports and playing tennis, Özgür Akın, Ph.D is also known for its animal lovers aspect. Known for his strong social personality besides the scientist identity Özgür Akın, Ph.D continues to work with the aim of serving science and humanity.


  • 2009 – 2013


    Selcuk University Institute of Science, Robotics Technologies

    Thesis Topic : ”Research on Increasing Sugar Beet Sowing Quality With Robotic Applications” AS-PNCR Agricultural Robot

  • 2004 – 2006


    Selcuk University Institute of Science, Industrial Engineering

    Thesis Topic : “WOLVOX ERP E-Business Software”

  • 1998 – 2002


    Selcuk University Faculty of Engineering, Computer Engineering
  • 1994 – 1998


    Anadolu University Faculty of Management, Management and Organization
  • 1992 – 1994

    Associate’s Degree

    Ege University Computer Programming
  • 1989 – 1992

    High School

    Konya Fatih Technical High School Computer Department
Ozgur AKIN PhD
  1. English (Advanced)
  2. Spanish (Beginner)
  1. 12.04.1995 – AKINSOFT Founder and Chairman of the Board
  2. 26.08.2009 – AKINROBOTICS Founder and Chairman of the Board
  3. 12.06.2011 - 24th Term Konya Independent Deputy Nominee
  4. 15.12.2022 - The Founder of Istanbul Robot Museum
  1. High Technology, Big Data, Artificial Intelligence, Humanoid Robots
Association Memberships
  1. TOBB Turkey Software Council Member (September 2010 – February 2021)
  2. KOBID Member (1998 – Present )
  3. Konya Chamber of Commerce Council Member – 55th Professional Commitee Information Communication Media Broadcast Services (January 2009 – 2013)
  4. Konyaspor Member of Board Deputy Chairman R&D and Institutionalizing Manager (October 2011 – 2012)
  5. TOBB YOIKK Employement Working Team Member (December 2010 – 2012)
  6. Konya Chamber Of Commerce (09.12.1996)
  7. Konya Chamber Of Industry (28.04.2017)
  8. İstanbul Chamber Of Commerce (01.02.2010)
  9. Electric and Electronic Exporters' Association (27.07.2007)
  10. Services Exporters' Association (23.02.2021)
  1. He has realized the visions he has set until today, and within the scope of his 2023 vision, he has realized his goal of establishing AKINSPACE High Technology Institute by opening the Artificial Intelligence and Robotics Technologies Master's Program in cooperation with AKINROBOTICS and BAHÇEŞEHİR UNIVERSITY.
  1. Ütopyana Dokun
  2. Onedio.com Columnist
  3. INOVAX Columnist
  • 2023

    Artificial Intelligence and Robotics Technologies Master's Programme was opened in cooperation with Akınrobotics-Bahçeşehir.
    Akınrobotics-Haliç University collaboration, Artificial Intelligence and Robotics Scholarship, Internship and Certificate Project was initiated.
    Service Robot Project Service Robot 1.2 was commercialised.
    Social Robot Project ADA 7 was commercialised.
    AMR Robot 1.1 Project was initiated.
    Istanbul Robot Museum has been renewed as a concept.
    The capsules in which our goals were placed in 2019 were opened within the scope of the 2023 vision.

  • 2022

    Arat 4.1 Commercialized.
    Service Robot 1.2 introduced.
    Arat 4.2 introduced.
    Service Robot 2.1 Project Started.
    The Social Robot Project ADA 7 introduced.
    Istanbul Robot Museum opened.
    Istanbul Plaza, rebuilt and equipped with Solar Energy Systems, opened.

  • 2021

    Service Robot Project Service Robot-P project.
    Service Robot Project Service Robot-1.1 project.
    Industrial Robot Project Robot Arm- 4.1 project.
    Service Robot Project Service Robot-1.2 project.

  • 2020

    Quadruped Robot Project ARAT- 3.2 project.
    Service Robot Project UV-C Sterilization Robot-1 Project.
    Service Robot Project UV-C Sterilization Robot-2 project.
    Quadruped Robot Project ARAT- 4.1 project.

  • 2019

    Quadruped Robot Project ARAT-2 project.
    Industrial Robot Project Robot Arm-1 project.
    Quadruped Robot Project ARAT- 3.1 project.
    Industrial Robot Project Robot Arm-2 project.
    Industrial Robot Project Robot Arm-3 project.
    Industry 4.0 Order Preparing Automation project.

  • 2018

    Social Robot Project Mini Ada 1 project.
    Quadruped Robot Project ARAT-1 project.
    Social Robot Project Mini Ada 2 project.
    Social Robot Project ADA GH6 project.
    Domestic Motors Produced by AKINROBOTICS Commercialized.
    Social Robot Project Mini Ada 3 project
    Humanoid Robot Project AKINCI-4 prototype project.
    Development Cards Produced by AKINROBOTICS Commercialized.

  • 2017

    AKINROBOTICS Robot Factory launched.
    AKINROBOTICS Humanoid Robot Factory Official Opening Ceremony Held

  • 2016

    Social Robot Project ADA H4 project.
    Social Robot Project ADA GH5 project.

  • 2015

    Social Robot Project ADA G3 project.
    Opening of Cadde Meram Cafe and Robotic Applications Center.
    Social Robot Project ADA H3 project.
    Social Robot Project ADA G4 project.
    Laid the foundations of AKINROBOTICS Robot Factory.

  • 2014

    AKINOID has been established.
    Social Robot Project ADA-1 prototype project.
    Social Robot Project ADA-2 project.

  • 2013

    AKINOID (AKINCI-3) prototype project.
    Roboliza System has been established.

  • 2011

    Agricultural Robot Project AS-PNCR-1.
    Agricultural Robot Project AS-PNCR-2.
    Humanoid Robot Project AKINCI-2 Prototype.

  • 2009

    Robotic Technology laboratories have been founded
    AKINCI-P First Humanoid Robot (Motion Support System Operation) Prototype Project.
    AKINSOFT announced its robotic technology studies to the public at a press conference.
    Humanoid Robot Project AKINCI-1 Prototype Project.

  • 2007

    AKINROBOTICS corporate website has been created.

  • 2004

    Wolvox ERP E- Business akinsoft.net Dealer Performance Management System Commercial and Sectoral Software

  • 04 Dec 1996

    Incorporated AKINSOFT and declared this special date as “World Informatics Day”.

  • 12 Apr 1995

    Founded AKINSOFT.
    AKINROBOTICS vision has been created.


AKINSOFT is a software company in Turkey with over 2000 solution partners in 36 countries and over 120 program archives
AKINROBOTICS World's First Humanoid Robot Factory
Manage Your Accounting Anywhere With OctoCloud.
Akinoid Turkey's E-Shop Full of Information
INOVAX Journal of Science and Technology
OCTOPLUS Multi-user Accounting Automation For All Commercial Businesses
CAFEPLUS Filter Internet Web Filtering Program
DAPROX Web-Based Programming System
WOLVOX ERP E-Business Enterprise Resourse Planning Sistem
REZZTA The Easiest Way to Order Food Online
CADDE MERAM is a Café and Robotics Applications Center that Offers the Pleasure of Service from the Hands of the Robot Waitress ADA
The Most Dynamic And The Most Practical Way Of Connecting With Your Clients
A brand new platform that brings job seekers and employers together.
Manage your team and your own business through a single application.
AKINROBOTICS Operating System
AKINSOFT Space Technologies RnD Base.
Robot Garson ADA
Service Robot Project
Istanbul Robot Museum
The World's First Humanoid Robot Museum
Humanoid Robot Project
Quadruped Land Robot
Online Ticket Sales Platform
Service Robot
Social Robot ADA

Interests HOBBIES

Alongside his scientific works, Özgür Akın, Ph.D. who is known with his strong social skills, has hobbies such as photography, poetry, playing instruments, mountaineering, skiing, sailing, tennis, horse riding, diving and motor sports.


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