PLANET TURKEY with the other POP MACHINA Turkish partners contributed to the successful organization of the POP MACHINA launching event on the 28.11.2019 in Istanbul in the Fatih Ali Emiri Culture Center with the participation of more 100 representatives from the Scientific Community, Industry, Policy Makers and District Municipalities. The main objective of the event was to announce the aim of the project, the expected results and promoting dialogue with possible stakeholders.
The opening speech was given by the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and Director for EU Affairs Ambassador Faruk Kaymakçı.
The Workshop Event
PLANET TURKEY with the other POP MACHINA Turkish partners contributed to the successful organization of the POP MACHINA city profile workshop on the 29.11.2019 in Zemin İstanbul with 30 participants from maker communities.
The event was organized in order to build the pilot profile of Istanbul. This profile provides an assessment of the current state in Istanbul explaining needs, resources, goals, challenges, and opportunities for interventions in relation to the integration of circular economy thinking into making activities.