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The Annual Data Protection Officers Forum reaches its fourth edition

The European Banking Federation (EBF) celebrated the fourth edition of the Data Protection Officers Forum (DPO Forum) on November 30, 2023, in Brussels. The event brought together over 45 DPOs from 18 countries across Europe, along with representatives from Data Protection Authorities (DPAs), the European Commission, and other key institutions.

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TRUST aWARE at EmpoderaLIVE 2023: the leading event on Digital Citizen Sovereignty and Civic Technology solutions in Europe

In an increasingly digitalised world, the protection of citizens’ rights online has become a fundamental concern. How can we ensure that our rights and freedoms are safe on the vast territory of the Internet? To address this issue and explore innovative solutions, EmpoderaLIVE 2023 brought together advocates of Digital Citizen Sovereignty, on September 26 and 27, 2023, at the Echegaray Theater in Malaga. The event was organised by TRUST aWARE partners Fundación Cibervoluntarios.

TRUST aWARE will be attending the European Big Data Value Forum

TRUST aWARE is excited to announce its participation in the European Big Data Value Forum (EBDVF) 2023, set to take place from October 25th to 27th in Valencia, Spain. The event will focus on ‘Data and AI in action: sustainable impact and future realities’.

Navigating the digital fortress: Insights from Fondazione Mondo Digitale on cybersecurity and more

In our conversation, Annaleda and Marco shared their perspectives on a wide range of topics, from the role of their organisation in collaboration with TRUST aWARE, to the global challenges and trends shaping cybersecurity research. We delved into the future of cybersecurity, the objectives behind their upcoming awareness campaign, and the impact of digital engagement with citizens on building stronger cyber protections.

Synergies workshop: 16-17 October 2023 at NOVA University of Lisbon in Almada (Portugal)

TRUST aWARE will be joining cluster projects for a 2 day physical workshop. It is the first large-scale physical meeting of the Synergies Cluster about cyber security and data protection, and takes place this year in October.

TRUST aWARE team wins the prestigious “Best Paper Award Antonio Cerrato”

We have to share important news with you! Cibervoluntarios and TRUST aWARE have been awarded the prestigious “Best Paper Award Antonio Cerrato” for the article titled from a user-centric co-creation process and assessment approach to a cyber literacy path: the TRUST aWARE pilot experience”, presented by Andrés del Álamo Cienfuegos from the Cibervoluntarios Foundation at the TeleXbe conference. Discover how this collaboration between Cibervoluntarios and TrustAware is making a difference and providing new opportunities in the field of education and internet protection and security.

Unlocking innovation in financial services: ABI Lab’s journey in TRUST aWARE and beyond

ABI Lab, the Research and Innovation Centre, promoted by the Italian Banking Association (ABI), plays a pivotal role in fostering collaboration between banks and ICT companies to strengthen the efficiency of financial services. Their expertise spans across areas such as Digital Transformation, Fintech, Blockchain/DLT, Cybersecurity, AI, IT&Operations, and Sustainable Banking Transition.
In our interview, we explore their role within the TRUST aWARE project, their contributions to the development of the Security & Privacy Cyber Threat Intelligence (S&P CTI) platform, and the expected benefits of this innovative solution. We also delve into the biggest challenges facing cybersecurity research today and their vision for the evolving cybersecurity landscape.

Empowering citizens through technology: Cibervoluntarios’ role in TRUST aWARE project

In this interview, we have the pleasure of speaking with our TRUST aWARE partners, Ángel Sola and Andrés del Álamo from Cibervoluntarios, a Spanish non-profit organisation dedicated to promoting social innovation and digital volunteering. Cibervoluntarios has been striving to connect people, organisations, and causes in need through digital tools and technology. With a team of over 2,800 volunteers and partnerships with various institutions, the organisation has impacted thousands of lives in Spain and beyond. In this conversation, we will explore their role in TRUST aWARE, reflect on the challenges of cybersecurity and discuss the role of citizen engagement and digital volunteering in the 21st century.

Protecting our elders online: A conversation with E-Seniors Association on cybersecurity and TRUST aWARE project

In today’s digital age, cybersecurity threats are a growing concern for people of all ages. However, the elderly population is often more vulnerable to these threats due to a lack of familiarity with technology and the Internet. This is where organisations like E-Seniors Association come into play. E-Seniors is a non-profit organisation in France that provides training and support to elderly citizens in using digital tools safely and efficiently. As part of their efforts to address cybersecurity risks for seniors, E-Seniors is partnering with other organisations in the TRUST aWARE project. In this interview, we speak with Anaïs Fernandez and Daria Kyslitska, two project partners from E-Seniors Association to learn more about their role in the project and the trainings they are offering to help prevent cyber attacks against seniors. Keep reading to learn how to create a safer digital world for our elders!

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