PARTNERS

CENTER FOR SECURITY STUDIES KEMEA, Greece

The centre for Security Studies (KEMEA) has been established as the Greek Ministry of Public Order and Citizen Protection think tank on security policies. KEMEA is a scientific, consulting and research agency, whose purpose is to conduct theoretical and applied research and to produce studies, particularly at a strategic level, on issues concerning security policies. KEMEA also provides advisory and consulting services to the Ministry of Public Order and Citizen Protection and other Public and Private authorities on these same issues. KEMEA in order to accomplice its objectives, can utilise (on ad hoc basis), specialised personnel and assets from the Ministry. It has also represented the Greek Government to the European Research and Innovation Forum (ESRIF) of the European Commission and is a Member to the Board of Directors of the European Organisation for Security (EOS)


SRM – SOCIETA RETI E MOBILITA SRL SRM, Italy

SRM is the local Authority for Public Transport in Bologna area. It was established in 2003 by the Municipality and the Province of Bologna.SRM is a Public Equivalent Body established as limited company owning the whole Public Transport networks, infrastructures and plants (real estate), in order to perform the following activities:

• Promotion of initiatives focused on increasing the diffusion and the valorisation of local public transport; • Management of the infrastructures serving the local public transport service; • Planning, organisation and promotion of integrated public transport service and private mobility.

SRM, as a Public Transport Authority, plays a key chain ring role, linking public organisations, transport operators and transport researchers in the area under its responsibility. SRM also gives to decision makers support for planning, awarding, monitoring and evaluating the transport service and its nodes focusing on passengers’ perspectives, having as target to encourage the shift from individual motorised to collective transport or to more sustainable ones. At local level, SRM is member of ALMA, the association that gathers the nine Public Transport authorities of the Emilia-Romagna region, while on the international level SRM is member of UITP (International Union of Public Transport) and active member of its OA Committee (Organising Authorities). Furthermore SRM is member of Polis, European cities and regions networking for innovative transport solutions, which collects mobility key actors in Europe. SRM has been and is still involved in several European projects on transport issues, mainly under FP6, FP7 and INTERREG IVC projects.


FRAUNHOFER (FHG)

Fraunhofer is Europe’s largest application-oriented research organization. Our research efforts are geared entirely to people’s needs: health, security, communication, energy and the environment. As a result, the work undertaken by our researchers and developers has a significant impact on people’s lives. We are creative. We shape technology. We design products. We improve methods and techniques. We open up new vistas. In short, we forge the future.


EUROPEAN UNIVERSITY CYPRUS (EUC)

European University Cyprus developed out of Cyprus College, which was founded in 1961 by Ioannis Gregoriou. The purpose was to provide a well-rounded education of high caliber, so that students would acquire the necessary academic and practical knowledge in their fields of study. A major development in the College’s history took place in 2000, when programs of study leading to Diploma, Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees were accredited by the Accreditation Council (SEKAP) of the Republic of Cyprus.


ADITESS ADVANCED INTERGRATED TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS & SERVICES LTD ADITESS, Cyprus

ADITESS LTD is a scientific, consulting and research company, whose purpose is to conduct theoretical and applied research and to produce studies, in strategic and tactical level. It cover issues concerning security policies, aftermath on crisis events, mergency management situations, critical infrastructure protection, transportation security and border management (monitoring and surveillance), state of the art modelling solutions and monitoring equipment for border security. ADITESS LTD has the ability to provide advisory and consulting services in the broader area of Security, Safety and Protection, and to issue after action reports and lessons learned to various Government Organisations and other Public and Private authorities.