Horizon 2020 Calls on Cybersecurity: Webinar recording and slides now available

Posted on: 24/04/2019

On the 16th of April KTN hosted a Briefing Webinar on forthcoming Horizon 2020 Cybersecurity related calls.

The webinar provided background information on various call topics and on support available for both UK and European organisations in how to apply for funding and search for partners. KTN hosted this event on behalf of Innovate UK and was delivered by Viola Hay, KTN, Hazel Biggs, KTN, Talia Passiar, Seren4 Secure Societies, and Stephen Alexander, National Contact Point for Legal and Finance Issues, Innovate UK.

The webinar gave an overview of H2020 CYBERSECURITY Call topics, and support available for UK organisations in how to apply for funding, as well as information on Brexit and the continuation of UK participation in H2020. This enabled attendees to gain an insight into the benefits of participating, guidelines for preparing a project outline and the support and collaboration tools available.

In summary, the webinar covered:

Cybersecurity background and Call topics
– Security Research Map (SeReMa)
– Support for UK Organisations
– UK participation in Horizon 2020

The webinar ended with a Q&A session which have been collated in a ‘Frequently Asked Questions’ document which is available below.

The slides are available to view and download here.

The webinar recording is available to view here.

Additional available resources (Click to view / download):

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
H2020 Work Programme 2018-2020 for ICT
H2020 Work Programme 2018-2020 for Secure Societies


The next important key dates to note are:

SU-ICT-02-2020 - Building blocks for resilience in evolving ICT systems. Competition opens 25 July and closes 19 November 2019.

SU-DS03-2019-2020 - Digital security and privacy for citizens and Small to Medium Enterprises and Micro Enterprises. Competition opened 14 March and closes 22 August 2019.

SU-DS05-2019-2020 - Digital security, privacy, data protection and accountability in critical sectors. Competition opened 14 March and closes 22 August 2019.

SU-INFRA01-2018-2019-2020 - Prevention, detection, response and mitigation of combined physical and cyber threats to critical infrastructure in the Europe. Competition opened 14 March and closes 22 August 2019.

SU-INFRA02-2019 - Security for smart and safe cities, including for public spaces. Competition opened 14 March and closes 22 August 2019.

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