On January 9th 2018, Ludovic Ouvry attended the Lyon Chamber of Commerce for a day dedicated to the 2018 calls for Security in the H2020 program.
The objective of this day is to enable the actors of research and innovation in security to inform themselves, to exchange ideas together and to prepare for security calls for projects. Presentations at this meeting included: The involvement of end-users in European projects; the French security strategy, the organization implemented and the results of the 2017 security calls; the Security Challenge Program in Horizon 2020 and the 2018 Calls for this Challenge; and the public support systems.
In the presence of Mr Jérôme Perrin from the Ministry of the Interior (ministerial delegation to the security industries), the French national security contact points PCN ( Mr Armand NACHEF) and the SAFE Cluster focusing on global security ( Jean Michel DUMAZ) the ENCIRCLE project was presented along with its level of progress. The audience of 60, mainly industrial and some academics, was made aware of the integration approach in both communities.