Kickoff Meeting of Horizon 2020 Supported Project

Jan 23, 2015, 20:11
Kickoff meeting of Faculty of Textile Technologies and Design’s project “Welding of E-Textiles for Interactive Clothing (ETexWeld)” that received Horizon 2020 support was held on 19-21 January at the faculty.

The first meeting of the project, deemed worthy of support by the first call of European Union Horizon 2020 Marie Skłodowska Curie Research Programs and Fellowships, Research and Innovation Staff Exchange Scheme (RISE), was held under the coordination of project manager Prof. Fatma Kalaoğlu and Assoc. Prof. S. Hanife Eryuruk, Assist. Prof. Senem Kurşun Bahadır, Dr. Özgür Atalay. The meeting had international participation; representatives of Technological Education Institute of Piraeus, Department of Electronics Engineering and TMETetrisis SA from Greece, Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Arts et Industries Textiles from France, Inlas d.o.o. from Slovenia, Institute of Textiles & Clothing- The Hong Kong Polytechnic University from China, Taiwan Textile Research Institute and King’s Metal Fiber Technologies from Taiwan participated. Officers from Horizon 2020 program and participants from Kıvanç Kimya A.Ş. were also present.