The DEFENDER project was presented at the European Parliament to Mrs. Eva Kaili. Beyond Member of the European Parliament, Mrs. Kaili is member of the European Parliament Committee on Industry, Research and Energy and chair of the European Parliament Delegation for relations with the NATO Parliamentary Assembly. Moreover, she is substitute of the European Parliament Subcommittee on Security and Defence.

The DEFENDER project was represented by Dr. M. Bertoncini, Project Manager and Dr. Theodore Zahariadis, Technical Manager.

The European Commission was represented by Project Officers Ms. Carmen IFRIM (DG CONNECT, Cybersecurity & Digital Privacy), Ms. Carla Rocha Gomes (REA, B4 Safeguarding Secure Societies) and Mr. Konstantinos Ntantinos (EC Directorate-General for Communications Networks, Content and Technology “Internet of Things” Unit).