Framework Programme 7 Projects

Privacy / Ethics of ICT

  • CONSEQUENCE/Context-aware data-centric information sharing (ICT-2007.1.4)
  • ETHICAL/ Promoting international debate on ethical implications of data collection, use and retention for biometric and medical applications
  • ETICA - Ethical issues of emerging ICT applications
  • FESTOS/ Foresight of Evolving Security Threats Posed by Emerging Technologies (SEC-2007-6.3-01)
  • iNTeg-Risk/Early recognition, monitoring and integrated management of emerging, new technology related risks (NMP-2007-3.1-3)
  • INEX/Converging and conflicting ethical values in the internal/external security continuum in Europe (SEC-2007-6.5-02)
  • LAST/Large scale privacy - Preserving technology in the digital world - Infrastructure and applications  (ERC-SG-PE6)
  • MODAP/Mobility, data mining, and privacy (ICT-2007.8.0)
  • OKKAM/Enabling the Web of Entities. A scalable and sustainable solution for systematic and global identifier reuse in decentralized information environments  (ICT-2007.4.2)
  • PATS/Privacy Awareness through Security Organisation Branding (SiS-2008-
  • PICOS/Privacy and Identity Management for Community Services (ICT-2007.1.4 )
  • PRACTIS/Privacy - Appraising challenges to technologies and ethics (SiS-2009-
  • PRECIOSA/Privacy enabled capability in co-operative systems and safety applications (ICT-2007.6.2 ICT)
  • PrimeLife/Privacy and identity management in Europe for life (ICT-2007.1.4)
  • PRISM/Privacy-aware Secure Monitoring (ICT-2007.1.4)
  • RADICAL/Road mapping technology for Enhancing Security to Protect Medical & Genetic Data
  • SECRICOM/Seamless communication for crisis management (SEC-2007-4.2-04)
  • SENIOR/Social ethical and privacy needs in ICT for older people: A dialogue roadmap (ICT-2007.7.1)
  • SENSEI/Integrating the physical with the digital world of the network of the future (ICT-2007.1.1)
  • SM4ALL/Smart homes for all; an embedded middleware platform for pervasive and immersive environments for-all (ICT-2007.3.7)
  • SWIFT/Secure widespread identities for federated Telecommunications (ICT-2007.1.4)
  • TA2/Together anywhere, together anytime (ICT-2007.1.5)
  • WOMBAT/Worldwide observatory of malicious behaviors and attack threats (ICT-2007.1.4)


  • DIGIDEAS/Social and ethical aspects of digital identities. Towards a value sensitive identity management (ERC-SG-SH2)
  • HIDE/Homeland security, biometric identification and personal detection ethics (SiS-2007-
  • RISE/Rising pan-European and international awareness of biometrics and security ethics ( SiS-2008-
  • TURBINE/Trusted revocable biometric identities (ICT-2007.1.4)
  • VALUE ISOBARS/The landscape and isobars of European values in relation to science and new technology (SiS-2008-


  • ASPIS/Autonomous Surveillance in Public transport Infrastructure Systems (SST-2007-4.1-03)
  • DETECTER/Detection technologies, terrorism, ethics and human rights  (SEC-2007-6.5-01)
  • SGL FOR USAR/Second generation locator for urban search and rescue operations (SEC-2007-4.2-02)

RFID / Localisation Technologies

  • ISURF/An interoperability service utility for collaborative supply chain planning across multiple domains supported by RFID devices


Conference Book of abstracts available
BECOME INVOLVED: The program of the PRESCIENT conference is now available!
SAVE THE DATE: The PRESCIENT project will hold an international conference on "Privacy and Emerging Sciences and Technologies" on 27 & 28 November 2012 at Fraunhofer Forum in Berlin
30-11-2011: Book Launch: Towards Responsible Research and Innovation in the ICT and Security Technologies Fields.
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01-06-2011: Workshop on "Privacy issues arising from next generation whole genome sequencing" (01 June 2011) in Brussels
In co-operation with the STOA Project "Making Perfect Life"