Esin Attorney Partnership and Baker McKenzie hosted The Legal 500’s GC Powerlist: Turkey Teams 2018 reception at the Four Seasons Bosphorus on December 6th. The award program recognizes the country's in-house legal teams who are driving the legal business forward and identifies an array of the most influential and innovative in-house counsel working in the region.
BTS & Partners organised the 12th GC Academy event focusing on "The Future of Digital Economy" on 6th of December. With a great turnout from leading companies, GCs and top Executives, participants discussed digital economy, disruptive technologies and new dimensions on e-commerce.
Luciano Poli’s Article on Turkish Policy Quarterly Journal
An article by Luciano Poli, President of Turkey, India, Middle East and North Africa for Dow, titled “Turkey’s Energy Future Calls for Innovation and Efficiency” was published on the Fall 2018 issue in the Turkish Policy Quarterly journal.
Goodyear announced that the company extended its Winter Tire Campaign until January end. Within the scope of the campaign, customers will be rewarded with gift cards which can be used on the website or sales points when they buy 4 items of automobile winter, summer or 4-seasons tires.
Honeywell Turkey Celebrated New Year with Top Customers
Honeywell Turkey organized a customer reception on December 13th in Istanbul. During the reception the company demonstrated how its latest connected industrial technologies help customers make their operations safer, more comfortable and efficient, while simultaneously helping to reduce costs.
A Giant Local Step: Strategic Partnership with Abdi İbrahim
Johnson & Johnson's pharmaceutical company Janssen has joined forces with Abdi Ibrahim as a strategic partner in the localization of its innovative portfolio. This collaboration is aimed at increasing Turkey’s local manufacturing capacity and competency and improving Turkey’s competitiveness in global markets. The project covers products used for the treatment of different types of cancers and rare diseases.
“Innovative Seismic Retrofitting Technologies in Re-use of Buildings” Seminar
Miyamoto Turkey President Yusuf Zahit Gündoğdu, has participated as a speaker to the seminar “Innovative Seismic Retrofitting Technologies in Re-use of Buildings” organized by ITU. At his presentation “Advantages of Innovative Technologies on Structural Design”, Mr. Gündoğdu discussed how tuned mass dampers (TMD) are utilized in high-rise buildings and chimneys to mitigate wind-induced vibrations.
Milka has been sponsoring Ski Sports in Europe for many years. In line with Milka’s global strategy, the company has started to support ski sports in Turkey and will be the official sponsor of Turkish ski federation in 2019.
PepsiCo Turkey held the official opening ceremony of its new Manisa Plant on Jan 5th. President Erdoğan along with Deputy President Oktay, Minister of Industry and Technology Varank, Minister of Agriculture and Forestry Pakdemirli, Minister of Trade Pekcan and Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure Turhan attended the event.
Philip Morris/Sabancı has hosted the “2nd Business Partners’ Sustainability Workshop” in Philsa on 15th of November, and welcomed 48 management level representatives from local and international supplier companies. This year, the program’s focus was specifically on supply chain environmental sustainability. The program included several presentations from sustainability experts focusing on supply chain sustainability practices.