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Centre of Excellence for Security and Technology

The centre of excellence for security and technology (fit4sec) will be supported by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research as part of the "Deutsche Antragsteller fit für Europa“ (German Applicants fit for Europe) scheme. fit4sec pursues the aim of pooling expertise in the German security sector so as to successfully form German-European research alliances together with academic partners and end users. The intention of this is to improve the baseline situation of German enterprises significantly for participating in European security research projects. The core team of fit4sec comprises the IABG in Ottobrunn and Berlin, Brandenburg Institute for Society and Security in Potsdam, Fraunhofer FOKUS in Berlin and the University of the Federal Armed Forces in Munich.

news

Horizon 2020 – fit4sec Capacity Building Workshops with...

The Brandenburg Institute for Society and Security (BIGS) is a partner in fit4sec – a first-of-its-kind project supported by the German Federal Ministry for...


events

fit4sec Capacity Building Workshop „Border and External...

In the past years, the Brandenburg Institute for Society and Security (BIGS) has convened stakeholder workshops with experts from the private sector,...


core team

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