Application Deadline to TET R&D Project Brokerage Event

is February 14th ...

 Electrical and electronics industry is waiting for entrepreneurs who shall develop creative R&D projects.  Electrical Electronics and Services Exporters Association (TET) which represents Turkey's technological power is organizing the third of TET R&D Project Brokerage Eventto encourage high value-added exports. Project applications will continue until Feb. 14, the most successful projects will be awarded in four different categories

“TET R&D Project Brokerage Event, also known as Project Spring plays an important role in the development of university and industry cooperation, It is carried out by Turkey’s leading universities as well as with the cooperation of Hong Kong University of Science and Technology and EUREKA, which has   supported thousands of R & D projects so far. The event will bring the representatives of industries, universities, employees R & D organizations and researchers together.

Projects which will be submitted to the event until February 14, 2014, will be assessed by the Selection Committee consisting of industry representatives, academics and relevant experts. The selected projects will have the opportunity to meet with their potential investors at the Project Spring, which will be held on March 26 in ICC, Istanbul Congress Center.

In the event offering entrepreneurs and academics the opportunity to transform their projects into production, awards will be distributed in four different categories. The owners of the top three projects ranking in four different categories as of Informatics and Communication Technologies,  Energy Production, Transmission and Distribution practices,  Environmental and Energy Efficiency practices, and Other will be given respectively, 20.000 TRY , 10.000 TRY and 7.500 TRY cash  prizes.

Fatih Kemal Ebiçlioğlu, Chairman of Electrical Electronics and Services Exporters Association (TET), stated that ”achieving sustainable export can be possible through value added production and value-added production can be possible through R & D and innovation’, We are having happiness of accomplishing the third Project Spring, which is a first in our industry. We observe that interest and participation of representatives of industry, academics and students of our universities, employees of R&D organizations and techno-parks increase each year. R & D and innovation is an important requirement for us to reach to our goal of export of $ 45 billion in 2023. Our industry with its production capacity, technological competence and development potential has the power to achieve this goal. We (TET) will continue to support these studies to raise the added value of our exports"

To get detailed information about the event web site can be visited.