Privacy Security & Trust - Issue #5   February 2016  
EIT Digital PST Business Community
Dear members of the Privacy, Security & Trust Business Community,

2015 was the kick-off year for our business community, bringing together European startups, industry, research and university institutes. We organised events aimed at bringing to you more business opportunities, and we count on doing even more this year targeting the needs of our startups and partners.

For an overview of our activities you can read our PST Business Community booklet here.
EIT Digital presents its vision and startups at FIC 2016
EIT Digital presents its vision and start-ups at FIC 2016

We kicked off this year participating this January at the International Forum of Cyber Security in Lille, France. 8 selected startups of our business community - including the 3 winner of 2015 Idea Challenge - were present at the EIT Digital booth, and took the opportunity to create new business opportunities meeting industry representatives, investors and potential customers. Read more
Kick off 2016 EIT Digital Innovation Activities in Privacy Security & Trust

The 8 innovation activities of the PST action line kicked off in Berlin at the beginning of February.
1) Engineering Privacy and Security in Crowdsourcing Environments along all Components
Introducing privacy and confidentiality aware crowd and expert services for crowdsourcing of confidential enterprise data.

2) Homomorphic Cryptocomputing @ Works
aiming at achieving the delivery to the market of new cryptograpghic techniques of computing directly over encrypted data by means of homomorphic encryption.

3) FIDES - Federated IDEntity Management System - Phase II
Finalization and deployment of an EU-wide platform for federated identity management, which may constitute a unified tool to access the EU Digital Single Market.

4) Personal Information Management Ecosystem (PIME)
Aiming to create a platform of advanced and secure data processing, a personal data store that enables fine grained control by patients and options for privacy preserving data analytics.

5) Securphone
A top-grade, HW-secured smartphone platform supporting biometric authentication and certified security.

6) Smart School from Pillars to Practical Experience
services for advanced school lifestyle via mobile devices, based on mobile digital identity, wearables and advanced connectivity, targeting secure payments, personal data management and accesses.

7) Smart Mobile APP Permission Management (SMAPPER)
A novel technology to let users understand and control what apps do on their mobile devices.

8) Vulnerability Analysis and Management for Open-Source Software (VAMOSS)
providing vulnerability assessment and risk analysis for applications that embed open-source-software

Read more: you can find out more details about these innovation activities here.

Startups Winners of EIT Digital Idea Challenge enter the PST Business Community portfolio
Startups Winners of EIT Digital Idea Challenge enter the PST Business Community portfolio

Digiflak, Mynigma and Coblue are the 3 startups winners of the 2015 edition of EIT Digital Cyber Security Idea Challenge held in Trento node.

Having won respectively 40k€, 25k€ and 15k€, they got accesso also to the EIT Digital Business Development Accelerator and Business community network.
1. DigiFlak’s Flak Secuter is an “all-in-one” USB-like piece of hardware that promises encrypted browsing and protection against online threats.
2. Mynigma provides a whitelabel end to end encrypted email solution
3. Coblue offers with its Storro product an encrypted cloud sharing and collaboration.

Read more: you can access here an article of covering the Idea Challenge final held in Trento. Click here to watch the video.
CEBIT - Matchmaking table for EIT Digital PST Startups, Hannover 14-18 March
CEBIT - Matchmaking table for EIT Digital PST Startups, Hannover 14-18 March

EIT Digital will be present with at the 18th CEBIT fair in Hannover and in collaboration with Enterprise Europe Network (EEN) our business community will support PST startups to access the business matchmaking platform and brokerage event, with dedicated visits to companies that might be prospect customers.

Participate in the matchmaking: If you are a PST Business Community startup you can contact Wolfgang Kniejski or Matteo Cevese to get information on how to access the matchmaking

Read more:
EIT Digital Conference and Partner Event - Brussels, 12-14 April
EIT Digital Conference and Partner Event - Brussels, 12-14 April

The EIT Digital Conference & Partner Event 2016, will be held in Brussels in the venue ‘the Egg’, close to Station Midi.

Under the theme “Driving Europe’s Digital Transformation” - the first day will focus digital innovation, startups and the impact of digital technology - an expo showcasing disruptive results and achievements from EIT Digital spiced with inspiring keynotes on digitization. The second and third day, the programme will focus on the EIT Digital Call 2017 under the theme "Sustained Impact".

Read more: EIT Digital website
Digiflak - Winner Idea Challenge 2015 - at Silicon Valley Open Doors Europe Event
Digiflak - Winner Idea Challenge 2015 - at Silicon Valley Open Doors Europe Event

DigiFlak, the latest winner of EIT Digital Idea Challenge in Cyber Security, was selected one of top 25 startup companies to take part in SVOD Europe conference in Dublin Ireland on January 27-28, 2016 held in Google Headquarters in Europe.

Read more:
Contact Points
- - PST Business Community Leader
- - PST Business Community Manager
- PST LinkedIn Closed Group

Our mailing address is:
EIT Digital
Via Sommarive 18
Trento, Tn 38100

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