Roadmap for the future of Cybersecurity and Privacy in Europe

Cybersecurity provides the bedrock of trust and reliability on which the Digital Single Market will be built. cyberwatching.eu will deliver an 3-5 year roadmap identifying also the socio-economic impact of cybersecurity and current gaps and future priorities in the Cybersecurity and privacy landscape that should be addressed for an effective Digital Single Market.
The roadmap will make recommendations stemming from the R&I Catalogue of Services and will encourage projects to plan early their route to market. In addition, the roadmap will set out guidelines for the industry and the public sector to comply with standards which support global interoperability and seamless trustworthy standardisation.
The roadmap will cover key areas such as:

  • Promoting awareness & risk perception regarding cybersecurity & privacy.
  • Communicating cybersecurity & privacy as valuable assets.
  • Feedback gathering from communities on value-sensitive issues related to cybersecurity & privacy.
  • Societal participation in ICT innovation and implementation regarding cybersecurity & privacy.
  • Identification of the economic foundation of a sustainable approach to value-sensitive innovation.

News

Call for experts for a group on liability and new technologies

The European Commission has launched a call for experts for a group on liability and new technologies. The deadline for application is 30 April 2018.

New technologies such as artificial intelligence, advanced robotics and the Internet of Things bring enormous opportunities in various fields (transport, healthcare, agriculture, manufacturing). At the same time they could raise challenges related to liability, which is why the Commission wants to initiate a discussion on the way forward.

The main tasks of the Expert Group will be:

Events

08/05/2018
Free and Safe in Cyber Space conference

Free and Safe in Cyber Space conference aims at building a constructive dialogue and a critical mass of suitable actors around new dual-use cybersecurity standards and certifications and complaint open technologies and ecosystems.

05/06/2018
EuroCyber Conference - 9/10 May - Rome (Italy)

An event entirely dedicated to Industry ans SMEs focusing on how companies are efficiently implementing and complying with GDPR and understanding the consequences of non-compliance