13.07.2018- CONFERENCE ON ‘CLUSTER CORPORATE GOVERNANCE AND ESTABLISHMENT OF A CLUSTER NETWORK’ HELD IN NICOSIA
European Union financed TAPS Project and EU Info Point, have organised a conference on ‘Cluster Corporate Governance and Establishment of a Cluster Network’ with the partnership of Turkish Cypriot Chamber of Commerce (TCCC) and KOBIGEM on the 13th of July 2018 at the TCCC premises in Nicosia. In the event, the opening speeches were delivered by TCCC General Secretary Aysun Onet Ileri, KOBIGEM Coordinator Ebru Kaptan Sertoğlu and European Commission Head of Section Michael Docherty. This was followed by the keynote speech on ‘ Clustering, establishment of a cluster network and cluster corporate governance’ by EU Cluster Expert Vedat Kunt.
The keynote speech was followed by the presentation of the panellists. In the panel, presentations were made by FAS Deputy Team Leader Donald Aquilina on ‘Advisory services for clusters in the Turkish Cypriot community (TCc)’, by Turkish Cypriot Chamber of Commerce Coordinator Hurrem Tulga on ‘Establishing clusters in TCc’ and by TAPS Senior Expert Niyal Öztürk on ‘Experiences and findings in supporting clusters in the TCc’. The conference ended with a discussion on ‘Recommendations for the TCc on cluster development’.