About Awards

We invite your company to nominate the “RDCONF R&D and Innovation Awards 2021”, the first R&D awards event given within the scope of the Scientific Congress. “RDCONF R&D and Innovation Awards’21” will be given within the scope of the congress to encourage and reward the R&D and innovation studies of our industrialists engaged in design, production and software.

Gain the chance to bring the opportunities listed below to your institution by making your application;

* Increase company reputation.
* Recognition of your employees / team in your industry
* Gaining competitive advantage
* Appreciation by company headquarters
* Gaining a marketing advantage
* PR facility

Companies can apply with their products, projects, patents, utility models and industrial design registrations, etc. Winner of awards will be decided by the jury that selected from RDCONF scientific committee.

Award Categories

“Best R&D Project of the Year” Awards

“Best Design Project of the Year” Awards

“Most Innovative Project of the Year” Awards

“Most Innovative Science-Based Project of the Year” Awards

“Most Innovative Company of the Year” Awards

“Best Software R&D Project of the Year” Awards

“Best Sector Project of the Year” Awards(Ex.: Best Furniture Design Project of the Year, Best Automotive Project of the Year, etc…)

Application Steps

1) Each company can apply with as many projects as they want.

2) A presentation is prepared for each project.

3) The application fee is paid for each project.

4) Application Form is filled for each project.

5) The project presentation and bank payment paper must be uploaded in the Application Form.

6) Presentation is made online on the project presentation date.

* With each project application, 2 company representatives can participate in conference scientific paper presentations as listeners.

** If you encounter any problems for consultation or for more information you can send an e-mail to info@rdconf.com or call +90 553 538 70 34.

Evaluation Criteria

1) Genuine Value – 20%

To what extent does the project proposal reveal deficiencies and/or problem(s) in existing science/technology; offers original and creative/innovative suggestions for eliminating these deficiencies or solving problems and/or making methodological/conceptual/theoretical original contributions to the relevant science/technology field(s)?

2 )  Method – 15%

To what extent are the method(s) and research techniques to be applied in the project clearly and accurately explained with reference to the relevant literature, and how suitable are they to achieve the foreseen goals and objectives?

3 )  Innovative Aspect – 20%

In line with the needs of our country, the project proposal has the quality of developing a new national / international product / process / method / model that will reduce our technological external dependence and / or increase its competitiveness?

4 ) National Achievements and Widespread Impact – 20%

What is the potential of the outputs and results envisaged to be obtained in the project to solve social problems, commercialize, reduce the country’s dependence on foreign countries and/or increase its competitiveness?

If the project is carried out successfully, qualified academic publication, patent / registration, utility model, license, new company establishment, researcher training, new project production, being able to be used in different science / technology fields, etc. What is the potential for achieving outputs and results such as?

5) Employment and Career Development Potential – 15%

What is the potential of the project subject to contribute to the career development of the executive and to gain new talents? What is the level of its contribution to employment?

6 ) State of Scientific Cooperation – 10%

Scientific cooperation developed with this project; To what extent will it contribute to the project team, the relevant academic environment and our country?

Important Dates and Fee Information

Firms, R&D and Design Centers Awards Application DeadlineSeptember 15, 2021
Registration Deadline For ListenersOctober 15, 2021
Award Evaluation Fee for Each ProjectPlease fill the form at below
Attendance Fee as a Listener300 TL (Before August 15, 2021)
350 TL (After August 15, 2021)

RDCONF R&D and Innovation Awards Application Info Document Form

A document containing information about RDCONF R&D and Innovation Award Application (application details and project application fee information) will be sent to the e-mail address you entered in this form.

For companies that want to send scientific paper, please click for submission date information.

Please click here to fee information for participation with scientific paper.

RDCONF R&D and Innovation Awards Application Form

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