Kubernetes Community Days Istanbul

KCD Istanbul 2024 is a wrap!

Thank you for joining us at KCD Istanbul 2024! We hope you had a great time and learned a lot from our speakers. We can't wait to see you again next year!

Visit our 2024 website to see the schedule, speakers, and sponsors.


Our event will be held at Yıldız Technical University, Faculty of Electrical And Electronics Engineering.

Yıldız Technical University is one of the oldest educational institutions in Istanbul with a long history of more than 100 years. YTU campus is located in the heart of Istanbul in Davutpaşa.

The campus is 35 minutes away from Istanbul Airport and 55 minutes away from Sabiha Gokcen International Airport.

Getting around the city and to the venue

The M1A subway line is the most convenient way to get to the venue by public transport. The "Davutpaşa-YTÜ" station is right in front of the campus. You might need to transfer to the M1A line from other lines depending on your location. To use the public transport, you need to buy an Istanbulkart in a station and load it with credit.

Uber works in Istanbul, integrated with the local taxi system. Uber is the recommended way to get to the venue. Please note that Uber might not be available in the airport. Use the yellow taxis in the airport.

Getting to Istanbul

Istanbul has two international airports: Istanbul International Airport (IST) and Sabiha Gokcen International Airport (SAW). Both airports are well-connected to the city center.

Istanbul International Airport (IST) is the main airport of Istanbul and is located on the European side of the city. It is 41 km away from the venue.
Sabiha Gokcen International Airport (SAW) is located on the Asian side of the city. It is 54 km away from the venue.

Istanbul International Airport is the 2nd most connected airport in Europe and one of the top 10 most connected airports in the world, where you can find direct flights from many cities around the world.