Uni Systems Systimata Pliroforikis
Monoprosopi Anonymi Emporiki Etairia
Coordinator: UniSystems S.A. founded in 1964 and as a member of the Quest Group today, is one of the most reliable ICT solutions providers in South-East and Central Europe, being a strategic partner of Banking and Financial Institutions, Public Sector and Telecommunications Providers and Enterprises. Unisystems has a long-standing record in health informatics for the last 15 years. Currently 11 hospitals (with more than 2.500 health professionals) in Greece and Cyprus rely on Unisystems health s/w products in delivering their day to day medical services to their patients in all aspects of care (including inpatients, outpatients, A&E, etc).
Edinburgh Napier University
Edinburgh Napier University (ENU) is one of Scotland's leading international universities. More than half of research carried out at Napier was recognised as world leading or internationally excellent in the 2014 UK Research Excellence Framework review. ENU has a distinguished track record for collaborating with industry and academia to undertake research and innovation activities, developing solutions with economic and social impact at local, national and international level. This has included coordination and partnership in EU funded projects including Erasmus+, FP6/7 and Horizon2020. ENU is organised into six Schools: The Business School, School of Arts & Creative Industries; School of Computing; School of Engineering & the Built Environment; School Applied Sciences and the School of Health & Social Care. The School of Computing is well known for its excellence in the study of cyber security. Faculty members and students lead research in several cyber security scientific areas, having as main goal to increase the situational awareness against cyber threats.
EEMA is the leading independent, not for profit, European Think Tank including topics on identification, authentication, privacy, interoperability, cyber security, the Internet of Things, Artificial Intelligence, mobile applications and information Security. Through world class events, projects, collaboration, education, engagement, communication, participation and facilitating networking with the private and public sectors, and individuals to build enduring mutually beneficial working relationships and awareness. EEMA empowers the industry to maintain a competitive edge and share best practice. EEMA’s in-depth conferences provide the forum to network with digital enterprise professionals, high level EC and other government experts. Our conferences, together with our series of High Level Fireside Briefings in Brussels and London, provides the ideal setting for industry leaders to tackle controversial hot topics in an intimate, informative and invitation only setting.
The FRAUNHOFER Society is one of the leading organisations of applied research and development in Europe. One of the main goals of the FRAUNHOFER Society is to link scientific work with industrial demands. Fraunhofer Institute for Open Communication Systems (Fraunhofer FOKUS), based in Berlin, Germany, develops solutions for the communication infrastructure of the future. The research institute explores how information and communication will contribute to a more secure and convenient living. Thus, the institute addresses important challenges in the society and the smart cities of the future, including access to information, economic and sustainable use of resources, smart mobility and a modern governmental administration. In its projects, Fraunhofer FOKUS establishes useful ties between industry, governmental administration, users and the people.
Hellenic Ministry of Digital Governance
The Ministry of Digital Governance is a new entity in the Greek government bringing together all the Information Technology and Telecommunications structures related to the provision of digital services to citizens and businesses in the country. Τhe Ministry of Digital Governance is coordinating activities with all other ministries, government agencies, and bodies, to ensure interoperability at all levels e.g. devices, networks, data repositories, services, people, sectors, authorities, communities. Its strategic target is to develop the necessary framework in order to contribute to the establishment of the inclusive Digital Single Market at European level and enabling citizens and businesses in Greece to truly benefit from interlinked and multilingual e-services.
Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality
Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (IMM) holds a very important place in local administration organization of Istanbul. Its area of responsibility encompasses the entire provincial territory, which spans a total area of 5,343 km2. IMM has 28 municipal enterprises, 2 subsidiary public utility corporations (Transport Authority and Water & Sanitation Authority) and around 80.000 employees in total. It is responsible for a wide variety of areas including environment, natural-gas supply, energy, infrastructure, planning and development, IT, transportation, community services and vocational education, health-wellness, food & catering, culture and tourism. IMM is able to develop e-government and smart city projects, especially on urban transport subjects such as public transport, traffic management, passenger guidance systems, passenger information systems, journey planning, etc. and besides that, research & development projects on freight transport and rail transport operations (light rail operators).
Ministério da Justiça – Policía Judiciária
The Portugal Ministry of Justice is responsible for the normal operation of the Justice system, ensuring the adequate means for the prevention and investigation of crime, the prosecution of the criminals, the conditions for the execution of detentive and non-detentive measures, the juvenile justice measures, the social and professional reintegration, the civil identification, as well as the business registry. Several entities under the umbrella of Ministry of Justice may be involved in the project, according to the work packages, tasks and deliverables. The Ministry of justice is composed among others, of: General Direction of the Justice Policy, Public Prosecutor’s Office, the General Secretariat of the Ministry of Justice, the Justice ICT Institute, Policia Judiciaria and Instituto de Registos e Notariados.
Projecto Desenvolvimento Manutenção Formação e Consultadoria
PDM&FC (PDMFC) is a SME created in 1991 by a group of IST (Instituto Superior Técnico – Lisbon) engineers. One of its subsidiaries (Go4Mobiility), was ranked as one of the fastest growing companies in Europe in the IT field, according to the “Deloitte Fast 500 IT Companies in EMEA Report”, two years in a row. PDMFC develops products in two complementary areas: Software development tools and High Speed Communication Hardware. In the software area PDMFC has developed, Tea, a scripting programming language, and I*Tea, an application server for the web. Both have been developed in 1995 when no other similar tools existed (written in Java). Both of these products are written in Java and are used by more than one hundred large customers in twenty different countries. In the hardware area, PDMFC has developed a network card and switch, for high performance networks, based on the Maestro Technology. The products developed by PDMFC have international projection. Two of the products (Maestro network card and switch) were developed in collaboration with several international universities and have been granted several awards. PDMFC in partnership with WeDo Technologies (a world leader in Revenue Assurance solutions) has developed a set of tools that integrate with current OSS/BSS frameworks and help MNO and MVNOs better manage their businesses.
Suite5 Data Intelligence Solutions Limited (Suite5) is an Information Technology Solutions and Services SME whose mission is to deliver innovative data-driven intelligence solutions through state-of-the art technologies, required for any organisation to be placed at the forefront of competition through greater efficiency. By combining strong technology know-how and hands-on approach in managing and implementing projects commissioned by the public and the private sector, Suite5 provides research-inspired solutions and practical support for its clients in order to leverage business and crowd intelligence into their everyday operations. The research & innovation activities of Suite5 span over a wide spectrum of innovative areas, including Big Data Analytics, Machine Learning, Linked Open Data, Data Management, Semantics & Data Interoperability, Distributed Ledger Technologies and Business Software Integration, while exploring new application domains for high-end IT data-driven solutions.
Teknoloji Arastirma ve Gelistirme Endustriyel Urunler Bilisim Teknolojileri San. ve Tic. A.S.
TAGES provides project management, consulting, R&D and innovation management services for SMEs, companies, NGOs, public organizations and local authorities, academic and research institutions since 2002.
TAGES has an extensive knowledge and experience of its team on ICT more than 25 years, EU and International Funding, with a wide industrial and R&D network in Europe. TAGES also provides mentoring and coaching services to the SMEs, Start-Ups and young entrepreneurs.
UBITECH is a leading, highly innovative software house, systems integrator and technology provider, established to provide leading edge intelligent technical solutions and consulting services to businesses, organizations and government in order to allow the efficient and effective secure access and communication with various heterogeneous information resources and services, anytime and anywhere. UBITECH enables real-time valid information processing and decision-making, the realization of intelligent business environments, and B2B and B2C transactions by providing high added-value business –oriented and –based solutions.
UBITECH has been established in Athens, Greece back in 2005, concentrated initially in the Greek and Balkan market and acquiring several EC and national grants for novel R&D initiatives .
uni.systems Luxembourg Sarl
UniSystems S.A. founded in 1964 and as a member of the Quest Group today, is one of the most reliable ICT solutions providers in South-East and Central Europe, being a strategic partner of Banking and Financial Institutions, Public Sector and Telecommunications Providers and Enterprises. Unisystems hasUniSystems S.A. founded in 1964 and as a member of the Quest Group today, is one of the most reliable ICT solutions providers in South-East and Central Europe, being a strategic partner of Banking and Financial Institutions, Public Sector and Telecommunications Providers and Enterprises. Unisystems has a long-standing record in health informatics for the last 15 years. Currently 11 hospitals (with more than 2.500 health professionals) in Greece and Cyprus rely on Unisystems health s/w products in delivering their day to day medical services to their patients in all aspects of care (including inpatients, outpatients, A&E, etc)
University of Patras
The University of Patras was founded in 1964. It is the third largest University in Greece regarding the size of students’ potential, the faculty members, administrative personnel, number of departments, and accredited students titles. It includes 37 Departments with undergraduate study programs leading to a specific degree. Furthermore, the University of Patras offers 49 postgraduate study programs. In 2014, the University of Patras celebrated 50 years of academic operation, marked by continuous development and constantly emerging new achievements. The University presently stands well ahead of its original goal, which was to set “a firm model of an Academic institution providing Greece with a highly qualified Alumnae contributing to the society’s development and growth”. Today, the University of Patras enjoys recognition as an Academic Institution with a worldwide impact, attracting thousands of students and a large number of Academic
and Research Personnel actively involved in Research, Innovation and Excellence.
A Strong Team Working Towards a Better Digital Tomorrow
GLASS brings together recognized European SMEs and large enterprises, with universities and public authorities from all parts of Europe, including: Luxemburg (LU), Germany (DE), United Kingdom (UK), Greece (GR), Cyprus (CY), Portugal (PT), Belgium (BE) and Turkey (TR), to cooperate for the development of a novel eGovernance paradigm. The multi-disciplinary expertise of each organization, including big data analytics, distributed systems, blockchain, deep learning, innovation & project management, business development, risk management, legal compliance and eGovernment service delivery, as well as the active engagement with stakeholders and end-users throughout every phase of the project, creates a consortium capable of successfully delivering the expected outcomes.
The project’s clear direction and strategic influence, as well as the established leadership of the members of the consortium in their respective fields and their participation in several, similar European and national projects safeguards the successful integration and effective management of the project’s deployment and sustainability.