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The Turkey in Horizon 2020 Phase II project has produced a leaflet giving a basic outline of Accelerator and a 24 page Guide which sets out the objectives, requirements and processes involved in more detail. We believe the Guide is the first publication to draw together detailed information for SMEs interested in applying. The English versions of the Guide and the leaflet may be obtained from our Helpdesk page. Versions in Turkish will be available soon.

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OUR SERVICES

TRAINING ACTIVITIES

One of the most important services our project team offers is a number of training sessions focusing on specific audiences and experiences. Our aim is to provide the core information and knowledge transfer H2020 project development, with special focus on increasing numbers of successful applicants, and the number of projects where Turkey acts as the coordinator.

CONSULTING

Under this activity, our team of Experts will offer one-to-one consultance visits to 100 carefully selected SMEs. Our team has two main targets: to increase the number of SMEs applying for H2020 and the success rate of these SME applications. A written roadmap will be prepared for each evaluated SME, identifying innovative potential, specific opportunity areas for H2020 participation.

NETWORKING

The project will provide the necessary financial support for researchers to complement the training and consultancy actions that will improve awareness, information, knowledge and specific skills for successful H2020 project applications. Activities include the organisation of International Brokerage Events in both Turkey and Brussels, B2B matching tools.

HELPDESK

In order to support organisations in all the above activities and enhance their capabilities in H2020, the project has created this website that will be used as a communication tool for all researchers seeking help from our team. Information Multipliers can also benefit from some collaboration and reference features that will only be available to them.

LATEST NEWS

23/11/2020

A General and Introductory Training (online) on Horizon Europe event with up to 300 participants was organised on 20th November 2020. The event was held under The “Turkey in Horizon 2020 Phase - II Project” which is co-financed by the EU and the Republic of Turkey and managed by The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TÜBİTAK), within the framework of the Competitive Sectors Programme of the Ministry of Industry and Technology.

05/11/2020

As part of the ‘Turkey in Horizon 2020’ project, we have pleased to organise a Focus Group Training on 3-4 November 2020 for the organizations (academic and research institutes, private companies, public sector organizations, NGOs etc) who want prepare proposals. The event attracted over 50 participants against our expectation of 30.

26/10/2020

A Horizon 2020 Green Deal International Networking Event (Virtual) with over 500 participants was organised on 23rd October 2020. The event was held under The “Turkey in Horizon 2020 Phase - II Project” which is co-financed by the EU and the Republic of Turkey and managed by The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TÜBİTAK), within the framework of the Competitive Sectors Programme of the Ministry of Industry and Technology.

28/09/2020

As part of "Turkey in Horizon 2020" project, we organised the fifth a series of free webinars for SMEs on Questions and Answers Relating to Accelerator Proposal Submission programme.

A recording of our earlier webinars and associated presentations are available on our project website.

LATEST EVENTS

20/11/2020

As part of this project, we are pleased to announce the general training (on-line event/ webinar) on the upcoming Horizon Europe program (9th Framework Programme). The event is aimed at the entire spectrum of innovation stakeholders which may be considering applying for support for research and innovation in the upcoming programming period 2021-2027 under Horizon Europe programme. The event will focus on interpreting the policy context of the Horizon Europe, present the details of the structure of the program, and help participants navigate in crucial aspects such as financial provisions, exploitation, and open science. Special emphasis will be given to the support mechanism to Turkish beneficiaries.

13/11/2020

The Turkey in Horizon 2020 Phase II Project will organise a Project Writing Camp on ERC (StG) on 13.11.2020. The aim of this training event is to familiarise participants on the essential steps that are needed in order to develop successful proposals under the upcoming calls in Horizon Europe ERC call on Starting Grants (StG). Participants are key actors that are heavily involved with research activities in research institutes and universities or research support staff that provides help to researchers on exploiting ERC funds. The whole event is focusing on participants to build their own proposal as Principal Investigators and understand what makes a winning proposal in this highly competitive call.

27/10/2020

Focus Group Training for Green Deal Calls (Areas 2,3,4,5) As part of the ‘Turkey in Horizon 2020’ project, we are pleased to announce a Focus Group Training for organizations (academic and research institutes, private companies, public sector organizations, NGOs, etc) who want to prepare proposals.

23/10/2020

We have the honour to invite you to "Horizon 2020 Green Deal International Networking Event" on 23 October 2020 under the “Turkey in Horizon 2020 Phase II” Technical Assistance Project.