Partners

Trust-IT Services

Trust-IT is a UK SME specialised in research analysis & communication in the field of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) as well as the development & implementation of innovative web & mobile applications across Europe and globally.

University of Oxford

The University of Oxford is a globally leading research university regularly in the top three in the world.
Participation within the project will come from two of its leading departments, the Oxford e-Research Centre and the Department of Computer Science.

ICT Legal Consulting

ICT Legal Consulting is an Italian law firm with offices in Milan, Bologna, Rome and Amsterdam, and presence in 19 other countries: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, China, France, Germany, Greece, Mexico, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Spain, the United Kingdom the United States, Turkey and Hungary.

European Digital SME Alliance

The European Digital SME Alliance, formerly known as PIN-SME the “the voice of ICT SMEs in Europe”, is the first European association of the ICT sector exclusively focused on representing the interests of SMEs. The members of the European Digital SME Alliance (“DIGITAL SME”) are national sectorial SME associations from different EU countries. DIGITAL SME represents about 20.000 enterprises across Europe. DIGITAL SME is a registered interest representative (ID: 66552321207-56) in the EU.

CONCEPTIVITY

CONCEPTIVITY is a Swiss SME (Geneva based) created in 2010 in order to address supply chain security and cyber security / data protection / data privacy issues in Europe and globally. CONCEPTIVITY is a founding member of the European Cyber Security Organisation (ECSO), where the CONCEPTIVITY CEO has been elected as 1 of 4 members of the ECSO Board of Directors representing SMEs and where CONCEPTIVITY is involved in the efforts of the ECSO Cybersecurity Standards and Certification Working Group.

AON

AON is the leading global provider of risk management, insurance and reinsurance brokerage, and human resources solutions and outsourcing services. Through over 61,000 colleagues worldwide, AON unites to empower results for clients in over 120 countries via innovative and effective risk and people solutions and through industry-leading global resources and technical expertise.

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.

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.