CLOSING MEETING OF THE PROJECT OF STRENGTHENED MARKET SURVEILLANCE SYSTEM FOR INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGIES SECTOR
Closing meeting of the EU project referenced "Strengthening Market Surveillance System for Information and Communication Technologies Sector - ePGD" was held on Tuesday, August 23 at 12:30 at the Bilkent Hotel conference hall. The main objective of the project is to strengthen market surveillance in the electronic communications sector in Turkey, to improve product safety capacity in information and communication sector and to facilitate free movement of goods.
In the scope of the project, hardware equipment procurement was provided in September 2013, twinning process, started in June 2013, executed with the EU member state representative, which was Spain’s institution, Ministry of Industry, Energy and Tourism, Undersecretary of Telecommunications and Information Society (SETSI) with intensive training and information exchange platform; and software development process, started in July 2014, was accomplished with software warranty and maintenance processes as of August 2016.
Ramazan YILMAZ, Acting Head of BTK Technical Regulations Department, Project Manager Orkun TUNÇEL and Daryal Murat AKAY from STM Defence Technologies Engineering and Trade. Inc., Ela YAZICI from the EU Delegation, Hacer KILIÇ, a representative of Central Finance and Contracts Unit, Ali TOKSOY from Ekinoks Company, Key-Expert Mahir GÜNEY and all relevant employees from BTK participated the closing meeting of the project.
Ramazan YILMAZ and Orkun TUNÇEL made presentations in the closing meeting of the project. Ramazan YILMAZ gave information regarding market surveillance stages, ePGD project and its benefits and the implementation of the project.