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.
On June 22nd the LSEC Annual Meeting took place in the beautiful historical setting of the Kasteel van Horst. Surrounded by water, trees and natural sounds and atmosphere, the LSEC members debated and reflected upon the challenges of IT Security managers, IT Security and Cyber Security for their organizations, the current offerings versus developments taking place within innovative companies. A joint call by ICT Security innovators Intrinsic-ID, Vasco Data Security, Unomaly and research organizations KU Leuven and IFIS was hailed by Laborelec Engie and the participants to have a participative user community in innovation developments. LSEC launched cybersecurity.vlaanderen and debated about its objectives and activities, security managers called for a quality label and consolidating the avaiable expertise in Belgium. Participants debated about their current it security needs and activities and whether the current solutions are in line, followed by a perspective on their near term future needs. Participants were stimulated to evaluate future cyber security scenario's based upon the Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity.
Join LSEC in developing an IBN (Innovative Business Network), an international cluster of clusters and the European PPP to support the Economical development of the Cyber Security market. Join us in growing the market, developing open innovation and joint solutions to societal and specific cyber security challenges with our cyber security and it security experts. Already since 2002 we have been leaders in the domain and we seek to continue our efforts, with supporting formats, activities and tools and technologies.
A company that acts as a bridge between academia and industry
XLAB is an R&D company with a strong research background in the fields of distributed systems, cloud computing, security and dependability of our systems, information visualization (medic3.al, 2D, 3D GIS, sensors) and image processing (3D reconstruction, segmentation, GIS data fusion).
The results of the R&D activities are reflected in the advanced online collaboration software ISL Online, GIS and visualization solution - Gaea+, in our civil protection solutions and in the sophisticated medical imaging solutions - MedicView.