Trust in Digital Life
Trust in Digital Life is a membership association comprising leading industry partners and knowledge institutes who exchange experience, share customer, market and technology insights, with the intention of improving the quality of trustworthy digital services and platforms available through joint research and development. Our vision is of a vibrant European Digital Single Market that benefits and can be trusted by both businesses and citizens. Find out more about what we do.
TDL, in a consortium with ten other partners from Greece, Hungary, The Netherlands, Finland, Israel, Czech Republic, Germany, Spain and the UK has secured an EU Horizon 2020 grant under the Science with and for Society (SwafS) programme. Led by Coventry University, a two-day kick-off meeting of the project partners will be hosted in Coventry joined by the project’s Advisory Board of international experts.
CSI-COP (Citizen Scientists Investigating Cookies and App GDPR compliance) is a 30-month project which started in January 2020. It will leverage citizen science in collaboration with a trans-disciplinary team to investigate tracking-by-default in website cookies and smartphone apps. For more, read here.
Following a recent Board of Directors meeting, TDL is announcing the formation of a new working group aimed at bolstering the trustworthiness of companies, offering products and services, primarily but not exclusively, SMEs. For more information on how to get involved, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Even More News!
(1) The CyberSec4Europe pilot project is entering its second year and the results of the first 12 months’ work are now available here, including the contribution of TDL itself as well as members Goethe University of Frankfurt (project coordinator), University of Murcia, NEC Laboratories Europe GmbH, Conceptivity and KU Leuven.
(2) CyberSec4Europe is hosting a panel discussion and reception on the evening of 24 February at the Representation of the State of Hessen to the EU, rue Montoyer 21, Brussels. The panel, comprising representatives from the Croatian and Finnish presidency, the European Data Protection Supervisor, ECSO, Article 19 and TU Delft, will discuss “Governance and other issues regarding the Cybersecurity Competence Network” moderated by TDL’s David Goodman. More detailed information can be found here. To attend the event register at https://eu.hessen.de/CyberSec4EuropeEveningEvent by 18 February
Brussels, 24 February 2020
TDL and TDL members will participate in the evening event at the end of the first day of the project General Assembly, to which over 150 invited guests are expected to attend including representatives from the European institutions and others from the cybersecurity stakeholder community.
Brussels, 24/25 February 2020
After its highly successful first year, the pilot project is having its fourth General Meeting with the friendly support of the Representation of the State of Hessen to the EU. Representatives from 43 partners across 22 countries will come together to progress work on the project's ten different work areas.
Coventry, 17 February 2020
TDL will participate in the initial two-day face-to-face meeting of the new CSI-COP project led by Coventry University with participants from Barcelona, Budapest, Munich, Oulu, Patras, Prague, Tel Aviv and Tilburg. CSI-COP (Citizen Scientists Investigating Cookies and App GDPR compliance) is a 30-month project which started in January 2020. It will leverage citizen science in collaboration with a trans-disciplinary team to investigate tracking-by-default in website cookies and smartphone apps.