Upcoming Events

PHOENIX third plenary meeting

4-5. June, 2020

Past Events

Stakeholders Consultation Event

30. April, 2020.

Stakeholders Consultation Event and synergies within the European H2020 Projects SOGNOWISEGRIDPHOENIXCROSSBOW and DEFENDER. The event is organized by CRE (Romanian Energy Center) as an Online Video-Conference to stimulate discussions and Demonstrations of the Tools and Solutions developed within the EU Projects.

To guarantee your place, please confirm your participation HERE no later than Thursday 16th of April 2020.

Click here for the Video-Conference Invitation and the Event Program.

10th Annual European Data Protection & Privacy Conference

19. Mar, 2020.

The European Data Protection & Privacy Conference returns to celebrate its 10th year on 19 March 2020. Debating and discussing the most pertinent and timely data privacy issues through interactive panel discussions, speeches and interviews, this event is a staple in the European privacy community’s calendar.

Key Themes

  • Assessing the GDPR two years on
  • Encouraging cooperation to shape the future of Data Privacy globally
  • Responsible data use, trust and AI: protecting privacy in the data economy
  • Cross-border electronic evidence and law enforcement: what it means for data privacy and fundamental rights
  • An update on the E-privacy file – a future-proofed framework fit for the digital society?

The Smart Homes & Buildings Association’s Energy and Technology Panel (SH&BA)

KTN Business Design Centre – London
28. Feb, 2020.

SH&BA Energy and Technology Panel is chaired by Ashley Pocock of EDF and we will look at what the smart meter roll out means in progressing the smart home.  This will lead onward to the latest trends in DSR with an overview of how the operation of DSR is changing and changes as DNOs become DSOs and what this might mean for aggregators.  Following this we’ll cover the Internet of Energy and look at the potential of edge computing to retain data at home and thus privacy and we’ll cover cyber security of the smart home with emphasis on energy.

PHOENIX second plenary meeting

4-5. Feb, 2020.

The second plenary meeting of PHOENIX was successfully held at INTRASOFT International SA at Athens, Greece on 4th and 5th Feb 2020. The meeting was attended by the consortium partners and the EU Commission Project Officer. The two days saw interesting presentations and discussions about PHOENIX platform architecture, underlying technologies and the upcoming real-life large scale pilots .

Secure Societies “Project to Policy” Kick-Off Seminar

31. Jan, 2020.

Project PHOENIX was invited to present at the first Secure Societies “project to policy” kick-off seminar organized by REA B4, together with DG CNECT and DG HOME at Brussles on 31 Jan 2020. With an aim to understand the relevant policy drivers and integrate them into the project from the start, Farhan Sahito, Ph.D. presented a view into how PHOENIX will contribute to the implementation of EU policies.

Capgemini Analyst and Advisor Day

Capgemini 147, Issy, Paris
4. Dec, 2019.

The PHOENIX project objectives, expected impact and technology were introduced by Farhan Sahito (Project Coordinator, Capgemini) and Wafa Ben Jaballah (Thales Group) to the attendees of Capgemini annual Analyst and Advisor Day at Capgemini 147, Issy Les Moulineaux, France on 4 Dec 2019. The event was attended by 31 analysts and advisors from 21 different companies. Among other guests were IDC analysts, Forrester, Gartner, Teknowlogy Group, Markess, as well as consulting firms such as ISG.


ETIP SNET South-Eastern & Western Regions’ Workshop

26-28. Nov, 2019.

This South-Eastern and Western Regions’ Workshop aims at

  • Presenting national and regional RD&I projects of significant added value addressing energy system integration issues, in line with the thematic priorities of the ETIP SNET Working Groups;
  • Identifying unsolved RD&I topics and monitoring the implementation of RD&I activities at national and regional levels in Europe;
  • Ensuring consistency between national and European views;
  • Stimulating knowledge-sharing between stakeholders and among Member States and associated countries, to foster the efficient implementation of RD&I projects all over Europe.

ENISA, EE-ISAC Plenary & Training

14-15, Nov, 2019.

EE-ISAC helps utilities to improve the cyber security and resilience of their grid by enabling trust-based data and information sharing. EE-ISAC is a joint initiative of 4 major European utility companies together with universities, governmental bodies and technology providers.

European Utility Week 2019

12-14. Nov, 2019.

Paris 2019 will see an energy trilemma of security, equity and sustainability across an end-to-end European energy experience.

Mediterranean Security Event 2019

29-31. Oct, 2019.

This three-day event focuses on multiple security-oriented research areas that have been identified as of high priority by EU. MSE2019 embraces the need for a trust-based, multilateral and cross-sectoral cooperation among the community of Security R&D stakeholders in the European Union. MSE2019 is not only an event but an active inter-national community integrating the experience and transferring the knowledge of experts and professionals.

The World Bank, Balkans Digital Highway Workshop

19-20. Oct, 2019

CERT-RO, Annual International Conference “New Global Challenges in the field of cyber security”

7-8. Oct, 2019.

European Technology and Innovation Platform for Smart Networks for Energy Transition Workshop

19-20. Sept, 2019.

The PHOENIX project kick-off meeting

12-13. Sept, 2019.

The PHOENIX project held a successful kick-off meeting at Capgemini headquarters in Issy Les Moulineaux, Paris, France on 12 and 13 September 2019. The aim of PHOENIX, funded by the European Commission through the programme Horizon 2020, is to develop cyber-shield armour to the European Electrical Power and Energy System (EPES) infrastructure. It focusses on protection of EPES via prevention, early detection and fast mitigation of cyberattacks.

Led by Capgemini Technology Services CIS France, the PHOENIX consortium brings together twenty-four partners from ten EU member states and associated countries. Representatives of nine European energy utilities, end-user organisations, industry, SMEs, research and academia from France, Greece, Germany, Slovenia, Romania, Italy, Luxemburg, Slovenia, Finland and Norway (Associated country) comprise the project consortium. PHOENIX will run for thirty-six months and is sponsored by EU via a grant of 8 Million Euros.

The European Commission’s Research Executive Agency was represented in the meeting by the PHOENIX’s project and legal officers. Dr. Farhan Sahito, PHOENIX Project Coordinator and Director of Cyber Innovation at Capgemini outlined the main objectives of the project and explained that the project results will enable a cooperative detection of large scale, cyber-human security and privacy incidents and attacks. The outcomes of the project will guarantee the continuity of operations and minimize cascading effects in the infrastructure itself, the environment, the citizens and the end-users at reasonable cost.

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and Innovation programme under grant agreement N°832989. All information on this website reflects only the authors’ view. The Agency and the Commission are not responsible for any use that may be made of the information this website contains.

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