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12 January 2018 - ITU SEED

ITU Çekirdek’s enterpreneur Scoutium, which enables football players to be discovered, has been invested with $1 Million.

Scoutium which was able to enter the first 3 row at the Big Bang Startup Challenge of ITU Çekirdek in the last November, completed the new investment round  by taking $1 milion from the members of Istanbul Startup, Hande Enes and Ali Keçecioğlu.

Scoutium which was founded by Efe Aydın, Emre Ün and Safa Yerliyurt, intends on solving the problem of “football players who are waiting for to be transferred” and “transferring process with insuffient information in clubs” by including million of football players to the process. Scoutium offers a service which checks out the advanced algorithms of football assessments taken by football lovers with the determined formats of professionals.

System detects the ones who makes the exact assessment among the current users and who is prone to be football observor, after that, the ones who is founded suitable in interviews can be able to gain income as a “Observor of Scoutium” by fulfilling the “watching game” tasks from the system. Furthermore, the observers of Scoutium can change their football passions into the professional jobs by being discovered by football clubs.

Scoutium maintains their works in the roof of Enterpreneurship Incubation center of ITU ARI Teknokent within the scope of ITU Çekirdek. Currently, It is working with 25 sport club and has more than 1000 active members inside of the platform .