In accordance with the aim of developing the capacities of provincial institutions in the field of project developing and implementing which is one of the main aims of T.R. Governorship of Kocaeli EU Projects Coordination Centre, a 32-hour Project Cycle Management Training has been realized in regards to the request of TUBITAK Marmara Technopark (MARTEK) with the participation of 48 participants from MARTEK, Gebze High Technology Institute and different organizations which work in the field of Research&Development.

Under the lead of EU Coordinator of Kocaeli Province Mr Enver DÜZ, Head of EU Projects Unit Mustafa GİNESAR and Experts Emrah DOĞAN, Can TUZCUOĞLU and Ayşegül GÜRLER provided following topics under the framework of the training;

- EU Funding System and Funding Tools

- Erasmus+ and Horizon 2020 Programmes

- Project Cycle Management

- The stages of developing a project idea to a proposal

- Key information and tips in preparing a project proposal.

The training period was supported with practical group work activities related to Project Cycle Management phases in order to increase the efficiency. At the end of the training, the participants who were asked to share their experiences and comments expressed their satisfaction with the provided training. The certificates of the participants were given by EU Coordinator of Kocaeli Province Mr Enver DÜZ and the training ended with a group picture.