Founded in 2002, Trust-IT's central asset is a highly-skilled, dynamic, international team that performs quality ICT market research and result-oriented stakeholder communication and engagement strategies. It also develops software tools and services working closely with SMEs, the government and research institutions. Trust-IT is committed to driving forward new ideas, pinpointing market opportunities, creating a multi-stakeholder partnership and building international networks and communities. It has gained high-level of expertise in the ICT areas, covering both the technological and human interaction aspects, and creating innovative business models and exploitation plans.
Currently, Trust-IT focuses its expertise into democratising access to complex technological knowledge and instruments, by developing effective communication strategies, engagement plans that provide a simple entry point in particular for SMEs and small teams in research and public administration in strategic ICT areas such as cybersecurity, ICT energy efficiency, cloud computing and research infrastructures.
Role in PHIDIAS
Trust-IT will lead the activity regarding "Dissemination, Impact and Sustainability Path", whose main objective is to disseminate the project's results, maximise its impact, raise awareness for scientific communities, citizens and policymakers and ensure replicability and sustainability of the services. It will be in charge of the communication and outreach activities, of the engagement with user and stakeholder communities, of the EU-wide cross-dissemination and concertation and the sustainability path and funding models.