122M EUR for COVID-19 Projects

The European Commission has opened the second call for an expression of interest for innovative and rapid health-related approaches to respond to COVID-19 and to deliver quick results for society for a higher level of preparedness of health systems! (Call ID: 2020-SC1-PHE-CORONAVIRUS-2020-2) The deadline for the project submissions is 11 June 2020. The scope of…

Plastic Reuse Ideas Earned 7000 Tokens

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…

FACTLOG Brings Cognitive Twins

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…

PlasticTwist: Use case for Blockchain

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…

39 Plastic Revaluation Ideas in Istanbul

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…

PlasticTwist Ideas Challenge

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Collaborative Approaches in City Development

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…