Economics of Cybersecurity: SAINT project Kick-off Meeting

Monday 8 May, 2017

On May 4th and 5th 2017 the consortium members of the SAINT project had their first physical meeting. Organized by the National Center for Scientific Research “Demokritos”, (coordinator of this endeavor) the 2-day meeting was held in Athens at NCSR “Demokritos” premises. The Project Officer Mr. Markus Müller (EC REA) attended the meeting giving helpful insights and guidelines to all partners.

SAINT -Systemic Analyser in Network Threats- is a 24-month project, funded by the European Commission (Horizon 2020 program) under the grant agreement No: 740829. SAINT proposes to analyse and identify incentives to improve levels of collaboration and information sharing in order to enhance cybersecurity.

Following the schedule of a rich agenda all partners presented their work plan and identified solutions on future issues facilitating the collaboration and the delivery of the results of the SAINT project.

The consortium consists of 5 Academic Research partners [National Centre for Scientific Research “Demokritos”(GR) as Coordinator, Computer Technology Institute of the University of Patras (GR), Centre for Security Studies - KEMEA (GR), University of Luxembourg (LU), Mandat International (CH)], 4 Business Firms [Archimede Solutions -CH, Stichting CyberDefcon Netherlands Foundation (NL), Montimage (FR), Incites Consulting (LU)] and one LEA [Hellenic Police Cybercrime Unit – as part of KEMEA (GR)]