The Kick-Off Meeting of the SolarHub project under the coordination of ODTÜ-GÜNAM was held at the Süleyman Demirel Cultural Center of İstanbul Technical University on January 23, 2023, in the Call for Excellence Hubs, the field of Horizon Europe Program – Expanding Participation and Strengthening ERA.
Following his participation in this Kick-Off Meeting, TÜBİTAK President, Prof. Dr. Hasan Mandal, shared the importance and support of TÜBİTAK for innovation-oriented green economic growth with the partners of the SolarHub consortium within the scope of his speech.
We would like to thank Prof. Derek Baker (project director), Prof. Rasit Turan, Prof. Ilker Tari, Assoc. Dr. Selcuk Yerci and Assoc. Dr. Onur Taylan, Dr. Hande Eryılmaz, and Dr. Nasim Seyedpour (Melisa Es), who brought this project to ODTÜ-GÜNAM; all the project partner/supporter institutions and authorities; ODTÜ-GÜNAM president Tayfun HIZ, Corporate Communications and Event Manager Dr. Emre Demirezen and Project Support Manager Samed ERTEKİN for their attendance and contributions in the Kick-Off Meeting; ODTÜ-GÜNAM administrative personnel for their efforts in the managerial and organizational operations of the project.
Centre for Research & Technology Hellas (CERTH), Centre for Renewable Energy Sources and Saving (CRES), Ege Üniversitesi, Orta Doğu Teknik Üniversitesi, İstanbul Teknik Üniversitesi, German Aerospace Center (DLR), GÜNDER, Solar Heat Europe (ESTIF), Kalyon PV, Brite Solar, Sammler Solar e. K., Solimpeks, Venus Growers, Tat Gıda, International Development Ireland, TÜBİTAK, Regional Development Fund of Central Macedonia (RDF CM), Electra Energy Cooperative, Tarımsal Araştırmalar ve Politikalar Genel Müdürlüğü, Türkiye Ziraat Odaları Birliği (TZOB)