The Company is a founding member of the European Cyber Security Organization (ECSO)
- The Valencian company is also part of the Partnership Board which is the body responsible for collaborating with the European Commission to define the R&D strategy in cybersecurity in the coming years.
- S2 Group has established itself as one of the leading companies in the cybersecurity sector at the European and international level. ·
- Some of the objectives of ECSO are to define standards and certifications for companies and products at the European level, as well as to identify sources of financing and investment in the sector and to promote the internationalization of cybersecurity companies.
Valencia, July 3, 2017.- Following the 2017 General Assembly in Brussels of the European Cyber Security Organization (ECSO), the Valencian company S2 Grupo was selected as a representative of SMEs in this entity.
The association has four representatives for this sector with the aim of defending their interests at the European level and currently, together with S2 Grupo, Conceptivity, Digital SME and Clickalba will play this role.
S2 Grupo, which is also one of the founding members of the ECSO, was also chosen to be part of the Partnership Board responsible for collaborating with the European Commission to define the R&D strategy in cybersecurity in the coming years.
In this way, the company will be responsible for the coordination of the strategy and decision making of the ECSO, which is the highest representative of cybersecurity in Europe. From the association they will become partners with the European Commission in matters of lobby and R&D strategies in the sector.
“The launching of the ECSO has been a milestone for Europe’s cybersecurity since it involves bringing together more than 200 companies and public and research entities for the development of digital security in the EU. For this reason, being a founding member, being part of their Partnership Board and representing the SMEs of the sector is a great pride for our company and the recognition of the experience and good work done in this field “, highlighted Miguel A. Juan, associate-director of S2 Grupo.
One of the main objectives of ECSO for the coming years is to establish the R&D strategy for the next Framework Program 9, 2021-2024 together with the European Commission. Alongside this, to define standards and certifications for companies and products at the European level, to identify sources of financing and investment in the sector and to promote the internationalization of cybersecurity companies are the main axes that will mark the performance of the association with the aim of promoting European digital security.
European Cyber Security Organization, ECSO
S2 Grupo is a founding member of the European Cyber Security Organization (ECSO) which was founded to support initiatives and projects that develop, promote and foster cybersecurity in Europe.
This entity was formally created on June 13, 2016 as a self-financed, non-profit industrial organization composed of large European companies, SMEs and start-ups, Public Administrations and research centers in European countries and associated companies.
Its main objectives include promoting the growth of the industry and the cybersecurity market in Europe and supporting the development of the European ICT cybersecurity and security ecosystem.