Paolo Campegiani (Bit4id) presented KONFIDO at the Trustech event, the most important global event focused on trust-based technologies, in the context of the "eID & eGovernment" track, that was held in Cannes, France November 28-30, 2017.
Prof. Sami Erol Gelenbe (ICL) received the biennial $500,000 Mustafa Prize on Dec. 3, 2017, for his pioneering research on “Modeling and Performance Evaluation of Computer Systems”.
The latest outcomes of KONFIDO's WP3 were presented in the International Conference on Biomedical and Health Informatics (ICBHI 2017) that took place in Thessaloniki, Greece, November 18-21, 2017. Pantelis Natsiavas and Christine Kakalou from CERTH-INAB presented two papers entitled "Gap Analysis for Information Security in Interoperable Solutions at a Systemic level: The KONFIDO Approach" and "Identification of Barriers and Facilitators for eHealth Acceptance: The KONFIDO Study".
KONFIDO project just became part of the European observatory of research and innovation in the field of cybersecurity and privacy (cyberwatching.eu) ecosystem. The project is listed on the R&I service catalogue and it is currently featured on cyberwatching.eu as project of the week.
Paolo Campegiani (Bit4id) presents KONFIDO at the Information Security Solutions Europe-EEMA annual independent security conference that is being held in Belgium, November 14-15, 2017.
KONFIDO WP2 leader, Jos Dumortier (time.lex), received the EEMA Lifetime Achievement Award at the Information Security Solutions Europe - EEMA Annual Independent Security Conference (ISSE17, https://www.isse.eu.com/), held in Brussels, Nov. 14-15, 2017, for his contributions in the domain of ICT and law.
The 2nd Plenary Meeting of the project was held on October 2-4, 2017 in Procida, Italy. The partners presented their progress, got up to date with the project's status and discussed the future planning with major emphasis on the KONFIDO architecture and its implementation. Upcoming events have been discussed and planned, with focus on the 2nd End-user Workshop that will take place on October 20, 2017 in Athens, Greece in the context of the eHealth Forum (https://www.dhealth.gr/).
Paolo Campegiani from Bit4id will give a talk about KONFIDO, entitled "H2020 Project Konfido: Secure and Trusted Paradigm for Interoperable eHealth Services" at the Porvoo Group Conference entitled "Porvoo19: Identity in a Changing World", that will be held in Rome, Italy, May 25-26, 2017.
Call for participation: KONFIDO is conducting a pan-European survey aiming to identify barriers and facilitators regarding the adoption of e-health solutions which are hampered by security and interoperability shortcomings.