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. 

EAB Research Projects Conference (EAB-RPC) 2017

Darmstadt, Germany

The ARIES project was presented at the EAB Research Projects Conference (EAB-RPC) 2017. A project poster was also exhibited.

The 4th edition of the EAB Research Projects Conference took place at the premises of Fraunhofer IGD in Darmstadt, Germany. The conference is organized by the European Association for Biometrics (EAB) in cooperation with the Joint Research Center (DG-JRC) of the European Commission, through its Cyber and Digital Citizens' security Unit. 

Porto users workshop

Porto, Portugal

A workshop has been organised and carried out in Porto on 14th September.

The objective of this workshop was to present the ARIES e-commerce demonstrator to a selected group of users and collect their feedback.

Several use cases and contexts were proposed to the attendants in order to assess ARIES system usuability and functionality: enrolment, including biometrics, generation of virtual identities, authentication and access to Sonae e-shop.

ARIES and LIGHTest joint workshop in the framework of the ARES Conference 2017

Reggio Calabria, Italy

The 1st International Workshop on Creating Identity – Trustworthy Ecosystems CITE 2017, co-organized by the H2020 ARIES and LIGHTest projects was held in conjunction with the ARES EU Projects Symposium 2017.The CITE workshop has focused on the challenges deriving from a digital environment where there is an increasing amount of identity crimes, and at the same time the need for a trustworthy ecosystem to verify virtual identities in order to take advantage of the new paradigm in the growing digital market.

ARIES article published in ERCIM News 109


ARIES has published its first article describing the main concepts and expected advances in ERCIM News This magazine reports on joint actions of the ERCIM partners, and aims to reflect the contribution made by ERCIM to the European Community in Information Technology. Through short articles and news items, it provides a forum for the exchange of information between the institutes and also with the wider scientific community.

ARIES at the Porvoo 19 Conference


ARIES attended the Porvoo 19 conference : identity in a changing wordl.  The project representatives presented its view on how a more reliable identity European ecosystem can be built.

In addition to updates on eIDAS, other H2020 funded projects also joined and present their reports on their work: