Piriteknoloji is a company that is carrying out research and development (R & D) activities in a Technopark located in Çanakkale, Turkey. The company was founded in 2018 by a professor at the Faculty of Education of The Canakkale 18 Mart University and a teacher at a private school. The company employs 6 staff and 5 of them are studying for their master's degree in Computer and Instructional Technologies at The University of Canakkale 18 Mart. Besides, one of the staff members has carried out and taken part in many EU projects.
The company has completed 1 R & D project within one year and one project is in progress. It also produces laboratory automation systems and artificial intelligence-based software, as well as educational augmented and virtual reality systems and instructional content development. Atlas Software Laboratory Automation system, the company's first R&D project, has been preferred and used actively by 6 major universities in Turkey. Currently, the company is developing an artificial intelligence-supported virtual reality learning environment to decrese the anxiety of learning foreign languages through an R &D project that has been accepted by Teknopark. The company also carries out consultancy activities on Erasmus Plus with its experienced personnel in EU projects. It also cooperates with local NGOs on this issue.
In addition to R&D and consultancy activities, the company established a subsidiary activity area to transfer its technological knowledge and skills to the community and established a Technology Training Center in Çanakkale, Turkey. In this center, the company teaches children and adults technology, robotics, coding, 3-D game design and 3-D modeling. More than 60 students are currently studying in this center.