Blockchain and Token (cryptocurrency) based digital platform PlasticTwist, which will be creating added value for the circular economy through promoting the reuse of plastic waste, was launched on November 10, 2019 at Pera Museum, Istanbul as one of the side activities of 16th Istanbul Biennial. The PlasticTwist innovation project, supported by the European Union’s Horizon…Details
As TAGES we start a new Project named “FACTLOG (Energy-aware Factory Analytics for Process Industries)” which is funded by European Union’s Horizon 2020 Programme, under DT-SPIRE-06-2019 Call (Digital technologies for improved performance in cognitive production plants – Innovation Action) and coordinated by Maggioli SPA from Italy with the budget of 7.089.836 €. The Project officially…Details
On the 10 th of October 2019, Istanbul Blockchain Women initiated Blockchain Use Case Series at ING Innovation Centre, Istanbul. Istanbul Blockchain Women laid its foundations in 2018, with the aim to support and increase the presence of women in particular, in the blockchain ecosystem. Plastic Twist was represented at the first event of Blockchain…Details
53 People created 39 ideas for Plastic revaluation by experimenting 3942 Tokens on June 12, 2019 in a workshop under the name PlasticTwISTanbul within the PlasticTwist project funded by the European funding program Horizon2020 which was held in TAK Kadıköy Istanbul, organised by TAGES with the contribution of Kadikoy Municipality. PlasticTwISTanbul was an experimenting workshop…Details
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Circular Design: Learning for Innovative Design for Sustainability
Plastic is closely interwoven with our lives, health, consumption habits have been changed by this material over the past 50 years. But we have lacked awareness of how to use this material in a sustainable way. Today plastic waste poses a huge threat to our environment; it is now in our water, in our land,…Details
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The Department of Urban Design and Landscape Architecture (LAUD) Bilkent University organizes periodically “LAUD Talks” events which focus on landscape architecture and urban design topics on the collaborative approaches. Leyla Arsan, CEO of TAGES, was invited as the speaker of last week’s “LAUD Talks” event organized on March 20, 2019 in Ankara, Turkey and she…Details
Digital transformation is one of the hot topics in the European Commission’s agenda. The EU defines that digital transformation is characterised by a fusion of advanced technologies and the integration of physical and digital systems, the predominance of innovative business models and new processes, and the creation of smart products and services . In this respect, it is obvious that digital transformation is very important for the growth of all industries and one of them is manufacturing industry. Leyla Arsan, CEO of TAGES, was invited to “Machine’s Agenda” Radio Programme of the ST SMEs’ Radio Channel (105.8) in Turkey which is presented by Arif Onur Kaçak, the General Secretary of AIMSAD to talk about the funding systems and opportunities for machinery manufacturing industry to develop innovative projects on digital transformation.Details
The first year of the DIGITgame (Digital Improvement by Game in Teaching) Project, funded by Erasmus + Programme of the European Union to achieve learning goals in science, math, technology and engineering (STEM) curriculum, has been completed successfully and the second year’s activities started! The Project Partners IBIMET-CNR (IT), Liceo Sensale (IT), Clicks and Links…Details