PROGEDA Proje Geliştirme, Eğitim ve Danışmanlık Hizmetleri Ticaret Limited Şirket

PROGEDA is a consultancy and training company established in May 2007. PROGEDA provides services that is designed and developed for universities, SMEs, industrial organizations, public institutions, non-governmental organizations, individual researchers and academicians within the scope of national and international R&D and innovation support programs.

PROGEDA’s priority programs are Horizon Europe and EUREKA programs, as well as TÜBİTAK's SME/industry and academic R&D support programs.


PROGEDA brand, which stands for "Project Development, Training and Consultancy", was registered by Turkish Patent and Trademark Office as of 01.02.2012.



Pınar Demirekler BuratFounding Partner

After completing her undergraduate and graduate studies at METU Food Engineering Department, she started to work for TÜBİTAK (The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey) EU Framework Programs National Coordination Office in 2004. She was the former ERA-NET National Contact Point (NCP) in FP6 and “Food, Agriculture and Fisheries, Biotechnology” NCP in FP7. She has high experience in project development and management. Since May 2007 she has been the founding partner and one of the managing consultants of PROGEDA Consulting Ltd.

Gamze KOZANOĞLUFounding Partner

She graduated from Hacettepe University, Department of Business Administration and completed her master's degree in METU European Integration Department. After working at Egebank and later Oyakbank Corporate Marketing departments, she worked as the National Contact Point for Legal and Financial Issues at the TÜBİTAK EU Framework Programs National Coordination Office (NCO) between 2004-2006. She took part in the execution of the NCO’s FP6 projects and she was responsible for all kinds of financial-administrative issues during the preparation and management stages of the projects. After leaving her job at TÜBİTAK, she worked as an EU Projects Specialist at Meteksan Sistem on EU Grant Programs, Europeaid tenders and TÜBİTAK R&D Support Programs. As one of the founding partners of PROGEDA since May 2007, she has been providing consultancy on project development-preparation-management and related trainings within the scope of R&D support programs.

In addition to its expert staff in project preparation and management, PROGEDA collaborates with researchers and academicians who have experience and expertise in different R&D fields on a project basis.