Corporate Cooperations

1-Young Businessmen Confederation of Turkey (TUGIK)

EGIFED, which EGIAD is a charter member of, is a confederation which was set up on September 3rd, 2004 as the first businessmen confederation in Turkey and stil incorporates six federations and 45 other young businessmen associations related to them,including TRNC GIAD The structure of membership The Federation of Marmara Young Businessmen The Federation of South and Southeast Young Businessmen The Organization of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) Young Businessmen The Federation of Central Anatolian Young Businessmen The Federation of Aegean Young Businessmen The Federation of Aegean and Mediterranean Young Businessmen

2-EGIFED (The Federation of Aegean Young Business Associations)

EGIAD is charter member of EGIFED founded in 2004. EGIFED was established by eight Association of young businessmen in Aegean district, which came together aiming to secure uniformity and ensure coordination in their activities and also to form an administration at a higher level. Cemal Elmasoglu, former chairman of the Board of EGIAD, has been holding the presidency of EGIFED.

The structure of membership Akhisar Young Businessmen Association Balıkesir Young Businessmen Association Demirci Young Businessmen Association Aegean Young Business Association Manisa Young Businessmen Association Milas Young Businessmen Association Muğla Young Businessmen Association Nazilli Young Businessmen Association

3- BASIFED (The Federation of Western Anatolia Industrialists’ and Businessmen’s Associations)

EGIAD is a charter member of the federation, which was founded in Izmir, on Sept. 9, 2003 by 16 organizations’ collaboration involving 13 provinces around Western Anatolia from Antalya to Çanakkale (including Çanakkale, Balıkesir, Kütahya, Manisa, Izmir, Uşak, Afyon, Denizli, Aydın, Isparta, Burdur, Muğla and Antalya).

The structure of membership The Association of Afyon Industrialists and Businessmen The Association of Alanya Industrialists and Businessmen The Association of Antalya Industrialists and Businessmen The Association of I.A.O.S.B. Industrialists and Businessmen The Association of Babadagli Industrialists and Businessmen The Association of Balıkesir Industriaists andl Businessmen The Association of Biga Industrialists and Businessmen The Association of Çan Industrialists and Businessmen The Association of Çanakkale Industrialists and Businessmen The Association of Denizli Industrialists and Businessmen The Association of Aegean Shoe Industrialists The Association of Aegean Leather Industrialists EGIAD (Aegean Young Business Association) The Association of Aegean Clothing Industrialists The Association of Aegean Automotive Industrialists The Association of Aegean Industrialists and Businessmen The Association of Izmir Industrialists and Businessmen The Association of Karsiyaka Industrialists and Businessmen The Association of Manavgat Industrialists and Businessmen

4-TURKONFED (The Confederation of Turkish Enterprise and Business World)

TURKONFED is the biggest NGO in Turkey, which was founded in 2004 by 95 associations and nine federations, one of which is BASIFED, and being a charter member of it, EGIAD has become one of the founders also. The structure of membership ADF Istanbul BASIFED Izmir DASIFED Adana DOGUNSIFED Diyarbakir ICASIFED Ankara MAKSIFED Bursa OKASIFED Samsun SEDEFED Istanbul YUF Ankara

5- ISDEP (The Platform of Izmir Industrialists Association)

EGIAD is a charter member of the civil society movement, ISDEP, originated in 2001 by nine professional organizations having an important role in the conjuncture around Izmir and Aegean Region. The structure of membership The Association of Aegean Industrialists and Businessmen The Association of Aegean Young Businessmen The Association of Izmir Industrialists and Young Businessmen The Association of Aegean Automotive Industrialists The Association of Karsiyaka Industrialists and Businessmen The Association of Izmir Ataturk Organized Industry Zone The Association f Aegean Shoe Industrialists The Association of Aegean Leather Industrialists The Association of Aegean Young Industrialists

6- EGEV (The Economical Development Foundation of Aegean Region)

EGIAD is a charter member of EGEV founded in 1992. EGEV has been founded aiming tomake works of promotion and encouragement to increase the interest of home market and relevant institutions and organizations abroad for expediting the economical progress process in Aegean Region and to support the others having the same target, to enhance the Aegean Region and enliven it economically in an environment of dense external relations and intense capital movements. EGEV has got 152 trustees consisting of the governors, mayors, rectors, presidents of chambers and presidents of non-governmental organizations of Afyon, Aydin, Balıkesir, Canakkale, Denizli, Kütahya, Izmir, Manisa, Muğla and Uşak provinces.

7- TUGIK (The Foundation of Turkish Young Businessmen)

EGIAD is a member of The Foundation of TUGIK, which was set up in Ankara in 1994 by businessmen and incorporates 32 organizations of young businessmen at present.

8- The Develeopment Board of Izmir Development Agency

EGIAD is a member of the Development Board within Izmir Development Agency founded in 2006 aiming to prepare actions for evacuation and development plans about Izmir and support the activities related to those studies, promote the cooperation between public and private sectors and civil society (non governmental) organizations, encourage entrepreneurism, increase the work and investment areas and so forth.

9- Izmir Board of Presidents

EGIAD is represented by the Chairmen of the Board of Directors and Advisory Board at Izmir Board of Presidents, which was founded in 1995 with the participation of the chairmen and representatives of Izmir based Chambers, NGO and Trade Bodies.