Istanbul Blockchain Women Association Established!

“Istanbul Blockchain Women Platform have been initiated in 2018 in order to involve actively more women and girls in the blockchain world and create awareness. Day by day, our blockchain women family and projects grew and its supporters increased. From now on, the community will continue to struggle for gender equality in Turkey and worldwide as “Istanbul Blockchain Women Association (IstBCW)”.


Open and Secure Cities with GLASS

H2020 GLASS Research and Innovation Project where TAGES and Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality have been partners is funded by the European Commission by receiving a € 4M grant!

GLASS will be a ‘European Common Services Web’, bringing closer together citizens, businesses and European governments. The goal is to make public administrations and public institutions open, efficient and inclusive, providing secure, interoperable, borderless, digital, personalised and citizen-driven public services for the EU population.


Countdown for TTGV 2020 Awards Application!

TTGV (Technology Development Foundation of Turkey) Awards is a program for rewarding successful examples in the fields of science, technology, commercialization, R&D and innovation management.

The nomination process of this reward programme has started for the purposes of TTGV. This year, as part of the 2020 TTGV Awards, Awards will be given in two categories: Akın Çakmakcı Award and Refik Üreyen Award.


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…


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…


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

Want to know what great ideas people across the PlasticTwist pilots came up with to revalue plastic?

Check out our newsletter and have a look on the first set of ideas……check out the page, regularly will update for more and new ideas.

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