EURMARS project presentation at CyprusDefence & Security Conference (CYPSEC)2023

SKYLD LTD as an exhibitor at the Cyprus Defence & Security Conference (CYPSEC) 2023 Nicosia representing one the companies in the Defense and Security industry in Cyprus, had the chance to present the EURMARS, (An advanced surveillance platform to improve the EURopean Multi Authority bordeR Security efficiency and cooperation) project to different exhibitors and visitors.

 Cyprus Defence & Security Conference (CYPSEC) 2023 Nicosia was held on 15-16 May 2023, in Nicosia – Cyprus.

The organization of the conference follows the new 5-year term of the Presidency of the Republic of Cyprus and the corresponding appointments of new administration of the MoD & National Guard, the lifting of the US embargo and the new geopolitical issues in the wider Eastern Mediterranean region related to energy and not only, which will be high on the agenda for the next period of time.

The aim of the conference is to present the capabilities of the most modern and effective technology in Defense & Security matters to the new Cypriot authorities, in the context of today’s unstable international environment which is full of security challenges. Dealing with them requires, in addition to continuous diplomatic efforts, the exchange of knowledge and cooperation, especially with large technological players.

The conference was attended by the Ministry of Defence, the Chief and senior officials of the National Guard, representatives of ministries and other interested Cypriot authorities, representatives of EU member states, international organizations and the international defence industry.

1st Plenary Meeting (Sofia)

The first EURMARS Plenary Meeting after the Kick-Off took place in Sofia, on March 21 and 22, 2023! It was great opportunity for the whole consortium to collaborate in person and discuss the latest advancements and developments in topics related to the project.

Sofia End-User Workshop 

A EURMARS end-user workshop was held in Sofia, Bulgaria at the end of January 2023. The EURMARS consortium had the chance to meet in-person to discuss the progress of the currently ongoing tasks focusing on the needs of the end users and the envisioned pilot features.

Kick Off Meeting

The EURMARS Kick-off Meeting was held in Athens, Greece on October 11 and 12, 2022. During the two- day meeting the partners presented their vision and plans for the tasks they lead, and analysed the work that needs to be done especially in the forthcoming months in order to conclude on the next steps and start the project’s development with no delays.

EURMARS Project Start

EURMARS is an advanced surveillance platform to improve the EURopean Multi Authority BordeR Security efficiency and cooperation. The project has been chosen to receive funding from EU under the call: Border Management 2021 (HORIZON-CL3-2021-BM-01).

The EURMARS project started on the 1st of October 2022 with a duration of 36 months and the consortium is held by 18 partners.