Project News

Sergiu Carpov from CEA together with colleagues from KU Leuven and Inpher Sarl participated and obtained the first prize on track 2 "Secure Genotype Imputation using Homomorphic Encryption" of the IDASH Genome Privacy Challenge. The challenge was to predict 250.000 genome SNPs on HE encrypted data with highest accuracy score and smallest execution time. CEAs solution did it in under 3 seconds!

CEA first award

The 8th, and final, plenary meeting of the KONFIDO project took place in Naples, Italy, on September 16-18, in conjunction with the KONFIDO Final end-user workshop. Project partners from EXUS, Time Lex, Fondazione Santobono Pausilipon onlus, Telbios, Centre for Research and Technology Hellas (CERTH), IDIBAPS, Commissariat a l’ Energie Atomique et Aux Energies Alternatives (CEA), Eulambia Advanced Technologies, Bit4id, Consorzio Interuniversitario Nazionale Per L’Informatica (CINI), all met together to discuss the validation and evaluation of the KONFIDO outcomes and schedule that last set of actions towards the end of the project.

Final Plenary group photo

KONFIDO's paper on "Comprehensive user requirements engineering methodology for secure and interoperable health data exchange" that has been published in BMC Medical Informatics was shortlisted as a best paper candidate for the Clinical Information Systems section of the IMIA Yearbook 2019, among more than 1000 papers!

The paper can be found here.