Milipol Paris 2017

Milipol Paris is the leading event dedicated to homeland security. The 20th edition was held on 21-24 November 2017 at Paris-Nord Villepinte Exhibition Centre. In 2017, and despite difficult circumstances, the event still succeeded in attracting no fewer than 1000 exhibitors from 53 countries, 29939 visitors from 151 countries and 161 official delegations from 77 countries.

Some of the ARIES partners exhibited at Milipol Paris and distributed ARIES dissemination materials.

World e-ID and cybersecurity

This 13th edition gathered on stage 70 speakers, keynotes and panellists to present and debate the hottest Identity and (Cyber)Security challenges such as Large Scale Cybersecurity Initiatives (EU Framework, US NIST, PPPs…), EU Regulations (GDPR, eIDAS, ePrivacy, PSD2, NIS directive, secure labelling), future Digital Identity (Online & mobile Identity, strong authentication …), IoT security, ID on Blockchain…

The attendees also enjoyed world-class networking with the co-located security conferences participants, while further exploring innovation at the exhibition. 

European Association for Biometrics (EAB) Research Projects Conference (RPC)

The European Association for Biometrics (EAB) in cooperation with Joint Research Center (JRC) and Fraunhofer IGD organizes this European-level conference


Biometrics and Identity Management are key research topics that are currently investigated in a number EU-projects running under the seventh Framework program and the new Horizon 2020. International research is dealing with innovative solutions for secure and privacy compliant biometrics and federated identity management.

ARES Conference

The International Conference on Availability, Reliability and Security (“ARES”) will bring  together researchers and practitioners in the area of dependability. ARES will highlight the various aspects of security -  with special  focus on the crucial linkage between availability, reliability and security.

EKSISTENZ “Community of Practice” Event

Andrew Staniforth will present the basics of ARIES project, including basic aspects such as the project consortium, the technological approach and the expected results.

During the event, an overview of the Eksistenz project and their latest results will be presented. Also a brief introduction of  the European Observatory on Identity Theft and eCrime will be provided along with the latest  results of EU FP7 project eCRIME.