EU Digital Security Information Day (Horizon 2020)

15 January 2014
09:00h - 17:00h
Centre Albert Borschette, Rue Froissart 36, 1040 - Brussels
Organised by:
European Comission Unit CNECT H.4 (Trust and Security)

The event is a unique occasion to get a full understanding of the fundamental changes
from FP7 to Horizon 2020 and new approach taken on research and innovation in the
field of cybersecurity, trust and privacy. At the information day, you can meet the
responsible Commission staff and get feedback on your project ideas. The event also
offers a forum to present your ideas and to discuss and network with potential partners.

Why attend?
• Get a better understanding of the fundamental changes from FP7 to H2020 and
the new opportunities arising from it.
• Learn more about the first open calls in H2020 for proposals addressing
cybersecurity, privacy and trustworthy ICT research, development and innovation
(ICT 32-2014 and DS 1.2.6 - 2014)
• Meet the Commission staff and get a feedback on the scope of your proposed
• Present your ideas, discuss them with others
• Meet peers and form a consortium
Who should attend: Academia, Research Institutes, ICT Industry, National Contact
Points, Law Enforcement Agencies, …

09:00 - 10:00 Registration and coffee
10:00 - 10:15 Introduction on Digital Security in H2020 (Gustav Kalbe – Acting
Head of Unit H.4 DG CONNECT)
10:15 – 10:30 Q&A
10:30 - 10:50 Presentation of ICT Objective ICT32-2014: Cybersecurity,
Trustworthy ICT (Martin Mühleck, DG CNECT)
10:50 - 11:15 Presentation of Digital Security, Cybersecurity, Privacy and Trust
Topics DS-DS-2014-1, DS-2014-2, DS-2014-6) (Aristotelis
Tzafalias, DG CNECT)
11:15 - 11:30 Q&A
11:30 - 11:45 How to submit a good proposal? (Rodrigo Mendes, DG
11:45 - 12:00 Q&A
12:00 - 13:30 Lunch break - Networking
13:30 - 17:00 Proposers forum
17:00 End of event.

Conditions for participation at the Proposers Forum:
• Proposers are invited to present their proposal ideas (no commercial presentations
will be accepted).
• 3 minutes presentations for each proposer
• Pre-registration deadline: 10th January 2014 eob
• Deadline for submitting presentation slides (no more than 3 slides): 10th January 2014