A consultation meeting has been organized on 19 November 2020 with the members of TÜBİTAK ARDEB and TEYDEB Group Executive Committee (GYK) and Advisory Board (DK) and the Vice President of TÜBİTAK Prof. Ahmet Yozgatlıgil. During the meeting, experiences, opinions and suggestions on how Turkey can benefit more from the ERC program as well as the preparations for the ERC calls to be opened in January 2021 were discussed