General & Introductory Training on Cluster 5: Climate, Energy and Mobility (On-line) with up to more than 150 Zoom and 25 YouTube participants was organised on 7 April 2021. 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.
The event within the scope of the Project commenced with the opening speech by TUBITAK, Turkey in Horizon 2020 Phase-II Project Coordination Unit Officer, Mr. Çağrı Yıldırım. Mr.Yıldırım underlined the importance of the event and after addressing issues related to the structure of the Horizon Europe Programme and Cluster 5, he mentioned the successful examples as part of Horizon 2020 Programme and links to the benefit of stakeholders in Turkey and handed the word over to Ms. Helen Fairclough from the Italian Framework Programmes Coordination Office (APRE) to begin the session.
Helen Fairclough, after giving information about the 2021-2024 Strategic Plan of the Horizon Europe Programme in a general sense, mentioned the basic strategic directions, expected impacts, new approaches, and information about the differences of Horizon Europe from Horizon 2020. In the second session of the event, R2M representative Juan Manuel Espeche shared valuable information concerning the Horizon Europe and Proposal Documents. After the Q&A session, Juan Manuel Espeche delivered information in the third session within the scope of the Cluster 5 Goals and calls for the Energy field.
In the last session of the information event, Lande Rack Cabinet representative Çağatay Yılmaz, who was also the coordinator of the ECO-Cube project funded under the Horizon 2020 Programme Cluster 5, made a presentation of the success story. Following the presentation of Mr. Yılmaz, the event ended with a Question-and-Answer session. During the event, an interactive activity application was utilised by the speakers for voting and polls.
NOTE: For the event presentations and record, you can visit https://th2020.zendesk.com/hc/en-us/articles/360020566000-GIT-6-HE-Climate-Energy-Mobility-Cl-5-