By Ahmet Abdulaziz…..

Along with Near East University Board of Trustees Chairman Assoc. Prof. Dr. Irfan S. Günsel, the team in charge of NEUIslanders, the robotic soccer team of Near East University, which became the champion in RoboCup 2018 (Robotic Soccer World Cup) held in Montreal, Canada, paid a visit to the Deputy Prime Minister and  Minister of Foreign Affairs, Kudret Özersay, in his office.

During the visit, Near East University Board of Trustees Chairman Associate Professor Irfan Günsel and the accompanying team provided the Minister Özersay with information regarding the path leading to the success of the robotic soccer team which was mechanically and electronically designed and created in the Near East University 3D Laboratory by Near East University R & D team that developed 100% of the artificial intelligence coding. During the visit, it was also underlined that Near East University’s 2050 mission was to field a robotic soccer team for a friendly game against FIBA Human World Cup Champion.

Minister Özersay was also provided with information about NEU’s progressive mission regarding producing human tissues and organs via the bioprinter which was produced by Near East University.