The High-Level Prioritization Group Meeting of the water sector was held on June 14th, at the Space Technologies Research Institute of TUBITAK for identifying R&D capabilities and providing inputs for the identification of sub-technology subjects in which project calls will be opened by TUBITAK.
The water sector has been identified as one of the sectors in which there is a demand for gaining acceleration in R&D and innovation activities through the in the National Science, Technology and Innovation Strategy (UBTYS) 2011-2016 which was prepared for reaching the targets of the year 2023.
Call based target-oriented support mechanisms and support programmes are the focal points of UBTYS 2011-2016. The meeting in the water sector is the sixth high-level prioritization meeting that is held to provide input to these support mechanisms.
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