METU BILTIR Center was established in 1992 in Turkey and it is comes under Middle East Technical University. The faculty members from the various departments of Middle East Technical University contribute in activities of eleven central units. METU-BILTIR Center serves as a bridge between the University and Governmental and Industrial Organizations by providing its advanced technological infrastructure. R & D projects are conducted for different disciplines and industrial sectors. Professor Dr. Mustafa Ilhan GÖKLER is the director of this center. METU-BÄ°LTÄ°R Center has initiated SAVTEK Defense Technologies Congress since 2002.This national congress has been organized half yearly.