• LSEC, the European ICT Security Cluster

    LSEC, the European ICT Security Cluster

    LSEC is the European ICT Security Cluster. Started in 2002 in Belgium, the cluster is now active in different countries in Europe supporting its members Read More
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    Mobile Security Solutions

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  • Cloud Security & SaaSification

    Cloud Security & SaaSification

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    Cyber Security – Active Defense

    CyberSecurity has been a main theme for LSEC for almost two decades. The LSEC expertise varies from policies, system integration, tools and technologies, incident management, Read More
  • Internet of Things

    Internet of Things

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LSEC - Leaders In Security

Welcome to LSEC, an internationally renowned Information security cluster, a not for profit organization that has the objective to promote Information Security and the expertise in BeNeLux and Europe. Founded by the University of Leuven (K.U. Leuven), supported by European Commission FP7 and leading a unique PAN European Private partnership that interacts with Public Institutions, LSEC connects security industry experts, research institutes and universities, government agencies, end users, funding bodies and technical experts who are driving national and European research agendas. LSEC activities aim to raise cyber security awareness, support innovation and competitiveness of the European IT- Security market and promote the visibility of its members.

(15.06.2022) TRINITY project Agile Manufacturing CyberSecurity Deep Dive in Leuven

CyberSecurity for Agile Manufacturing Deep Dive & update on Wednesday June 15th in Leuven

Part of the TRINITY, ConnectedFactories 2 and IIoTSBOM activities, on Wednesday June 15th, in Leuven a CyberSecurity deep dive session for Agile Manufacturing will take place in Leuven, Kasteelpark 10. 

Join in for an update on CyberSecurity challenges for Manufacturing and how to cope with it, including a deep dive on the analysis and investigations by the COSIC security analysts discovering vulnerabilities in machines and equipment and how they go about. 

Join in the discussion on how to improve the CyberSecurity posture of a manufacturing environment, how to cope with the imminent threat of a ransomware and how to deal with it. 

Visit the event information space and either join in person, or join in for the Zoom webinar to be informed about the ongoing devlopements. 

TRINITY is a European collaboration between Industry and Research partners supporting innovation in Agile Manufacturing. The project has been building over 19 different agile manufacturing demonstrators and financially supported another 40+ over the last three years. The project was supported by the European Commission under the Digital Innovation Hub support program

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Missed this opportunity? Join us again with the Flemish Digihub program supported by LSEC, VOKA and partners in Vlaams Brabant in Belgium for innovation support of up to 70% for digitalization activities.  

(06 - 09.06.2022) LSEC at RSA Conference Flemish Pavillion 2022


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Thanks for meeting us. We have appreciated the many positive reactions to the Belgian chocolates, beers and fries. We added to this long list of excellence also CyberSecurity technologies and solutions. Belgium and Flanders in particular has been a frontrunner in fundamental CyberSecurity technologies for the last three decades and will continue to be so for many years to follow. 

Please visit the up and coming series of events, continuing over the summertime and in 2022 fall and winter both as a webinars or as traditionla face to face events, kicking off with CyberSecurity deep dive for Agile Manufacturing. 




(27.04.2022) over 240 European Security-related SMEs applying for funding

After the closing of our first Open Call on 26 April 2022 and the pre-scoring of the numerous projects, we are glad to share some statistics of the received applications.

European SMEs have been numerous to apply, with 111 submitted application involving 240 SMEs from 33 countries, covering all 27 EU-countries, and 6 non-UE countries part of the H2020 agreement (Israel, Norway, Serbia, Switzerland, UK & Ukraine). We are proud to have given a chance to entrepreneurs from literally all parts of Europe! 

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The applicants will receive via personal e-mails a first feedback within the next week, after the eligibility check and pre-scoring by the Consortium. The 60 best proposals will then undergo the preliminary evaluation by external experts.

Missed this opportunity? Join us again in February 2023 for the second Open Call. Follow us here or on the project SecurIT-website for information and up to date news. 


(30.03.2022) COED Computing on Encrypted Data Series 2022

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Computing on Encrypted Data the series continued 

Computing on encrypted data is an activity by LSEC together with KU Leuven supported by the Flemish Government (VLAIO) to facilitate the uptake and use of techologies allowing to innovate with data encryption. The aim is mainly to promote the use of Secure Multiparty Computation and Fully Homomorphic Encryption, amongst other technologies. This activity started at the end of 2020 with inspirational seminars and collective innovation support of security technology companies in Flanders.  

In COED we'll continue to identify, support and disseminate existing and up and comping use cases, and support companies trying to implement the technologies in their innovative products and services, or companies as end users trying to protect and compute on the personal data of their employees, partners and customers; or on industrial shared data. 

Please visit the up and coming series of events, starting again on March 30th as a webinar, kicking off with Microsoft on Confidential Computing. 

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(24.03.2022) SecurIT at the CyberSecurity Conference 2022

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Meet LSEC and the SecurIT-team for Q&A on the Open Call 1 on March 24th in Brussels.

Join us for the 9th CyberSecurity Conference organized by forum Europe with the support of LSEC and ECSO. 

In the hybrid conference, many policy-oriented topics will be elaborated including the implementation of the new CyberAct, the SOC-operations and the related incident response interactions. Identify and request individual meetings with potential partners for the SecurIT Open Call. Meet with potential security infrastructure end users to allow for your demonstrator to be showcased. For more information on the project, visit the SecurIT-project website.

Visit the webinar-recordings of the Conferene on the Forum Europe youtube channel  CyberSecurity Conference 2022.

(17.03.2022) SecurIT - LSEC Matchmaking day 2 for the Open Call for SMEs with Security Innovations

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Join the second matchmaking day on March 17th, to meet up with potential partners for the SecurIT Open Call funding for innovations.

The second matchmaking session will take place online on March 17th between -13:30h and 16.30h. 
Meet your potential business partner(s), that might become your innovation partners for the SecurIT Open Call, and be offered up to 88k EUR to build prototypes or demonstrators. 

Create a profile on the matchmaking platform profiling your expertise, the solution you are developing and what you might be looking for in terms of partner. 

Identify and request individual meetings with potential partners thanks to our dedicated platform. Each meeting will last 20 min maximum. For more information on the project, visit the SecurIT-project website.

Visit the webinar-recording of the first Open Call on the LSEC Securit-project page.



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