AEI Ciberseguridad y Tecnologías Avanzadas

The Cybersecurity Innovation Cluster of Spain (AEI Ciberseguridad y Tecnologías Avanzadas) is the association labelled as excellent by the Ministry of Industry as the National reference in the sector.
The Cluster brings together around 90 members between large companies, SMEs, research centres, Universities, and other public and private organizations interested in promoting new technologies and business development in the cybersecurity and new digital technologies areas.
AEI (the Cluster) is founder member of ECSO (European Cyber Security Organization), member of the Directors Board as well as member of the Partnership Board with the European Commission for the cPPP.
The Cluster has a wide EU and international activity itself and through its members and is committed with the development of projects and services for its members in collaboration with other Clusters.

News

Outcomes and key themes from ICT 2018 Session on Cybersecurity as key for a Digital Economy and Society

On 5 December 2018, the Digital Single Market of the European Commission sponsored a session on the topic of “Cybersecurity as key for a Digital Economy and Society”. The highly-popular session (over 90 attendees) took place on 5 December 2018 within the flagship ICT2018 Conference in Vienna, Austria.

Khalil Rouhana, Deputy Director General, EC – DG CNECT, kicked off the session with an overview of some of the most pressing issues of the day in cybersecurity:

Events

17/01/2019
Reinforcing Cyber Security in the EU: Building Coordinated Security, Confidence and Capability in the Cyber Domain

With 315 million Europeans using the internet each day, the provision of critical services and the functioning of a modern economy are now entirely dependent upon the robustness and safety of cyberspace and its infrastructure. Cyber security attacks are a growing source of threat and concern, while also representing a growing economic opportunity for Europe, with the market predicted to be worth over $100 Billion by 2018 (European Commission). Moreover, cyber attacks in the EU are constantly growing in both their frequency (quintuplicate between 2013 and 2017) and sophistication.