ANNOUNCEMENTS

Right to join The European Bioeconomy Network

Project INDEPENDENT gained right to join The European Bioeconomy Network supported by the EU

Europe's first carbon-negative biorefinery opened

The opening event was held on January 7, 2022 in the presence of The Minister of Industry and Technology, Mustafa Varank, The Minister of Energy and Natural Resources, Fatih Dönmez, Head of EU Delegation to Turkey, Ambassador Nikolaus Meyer-Landrut.

Project INDEPENDENT participated in Impact and Beyond Event

Mr. Mustafa Varank, Minister of Industry and Technology, and Mr. Andre Lys, Head of Financial Cooperation of the EU Delegation to Turkey, presented the Impact and Beyond plaquet to INDEPENDENT Project Coordinator Dr. Berat Haznedaroğlu.

Head of the EU Delegation to Turkey Ambassador Nikolaus Meyer-Landrut visited INDEPENDENT’s project site

Head of the European Union (EU) Delegation to Turkey Ambassador Nikolaus Meyer-Landrut visited the İstanbul Microalgae Biotechnologies Research and Development Center (İMBİYOTAB) located on Boğaziçi University's Sarıtepe Campus.

Sir Dominick Chilcott, British Ambassador to Turkey, visited İMBİYOTAB

Sir Dominick Chilcott, British Ambassador to Turkey, visited the İstanbul Microalgae Biotechnologies Research and Development Center (İMBİYOTAB) located on Boğaziçi University's Sarıtepe Campus.

Competitive Sectors Programme’s Promotion Event

Project INDEPENDENT participated in the “Impact and Beyond” event held in Ankara on March 15-16

Project INDEPENDENT participated in “Our Common Future” Digital Communication Campaign

The Presidency of the Council of the EU launched a digital communication campaign, with the main theme “Our Common Future,” between February 22-26.

Dr. Berat Zeki Haznedaroğlu explained the project on the TV channel “A Para”

On April 1, 2021, Project INDEPENDENT was discussed on the TV program “Enerji Hattı” on the economy-oriented TV Channel “A Para”.

Boğaziçi University will be a model for the EU with its carbon-negative biorefinery project

Ambassador Christian Berger, Head of the Delegation of the European Union (EU) to Turkey, visited the first biorefinery project in Europe with a negative carbon effect, conducted by Boğaziçi University’s İMBİYOTAB R&D Center.

Equipment supplies and installations continue

As part of Project INDEPENDENT, equipment supplies and installations continue at İMBİYOTAB.

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