EARTO Members


Country: Turkey
Founded in: 2004
EARTO Membership: Honorary


Mission & Vision


Mission: TuR&Bo is the Brussels liaison office of Turkey’s main research and business organisations: TOBB (The Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges of Turkey), TÜBİTAK (The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey), KOSGEB (Small and Medium Enterprises Development Organisation) and TESK (The Confederation of Turkish Tradesmen and Craftsmen). Founded as the international non-profit association (AISBL) in Brussels in 2004 and based on the principle of public-private partnership, TuR&Bo fulfills its mission of assisting Turkey in succeeding in the European Union’s RTD and private sector/enterprise-oriented programmes. TuR&Bo helps their founders and their respective stakeholders find partners with whom they can participate in Horizon 2020 and COSME projects.


Vision: TuRBo aims at creating, maintaining and improving the scientific, innovative and business ties between Turkish organisations and the counterparts and partners in the European Union.




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