An on-line 'Accelerator' Webinar on Questions and Answers’ event for approximately 80 SMEs was broadcast on 28th September 2020. 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.

'Accelerator' Webinar on Questions and Answers’, which aims to increase the participation of Turkish institutions to the European Union Framework Program, Horizon 2020, within the scope of "Turkey in Horizon 2020 Phase-II" commenced with opening speeches by Ms. Merve Diyar, SME National Contact Point, Operation Coordination Unit from TÜBİTAK. Ms. Diyar made an informative presentation on "SME Tools, Accelerator Support and the Horizon2020 Coordination Support Program." She also shared useful web links and TUBITAK contacts that participants can access.

The programme continued with a brief presentation on the Accelerator program, then SME Experts explained the main part of the Webinar. This involved a recap of good practice on what is needed in each proposal section, followed by a questions & answer session after each section. The panel of experts responded to the participants and provided details of further information and more interactive on-line training.

The training closed with thanks from the TÜBİTAK official and the project experts for the interest of the participants and their wishes for future cooperation.

Presentations during the training can be accessed via the following link; http://turkeyinh2020.eu/service/helpdesk/.