The Internet of Things revolves around Internet-accessible automation with sensors in the real world capturing data and storing it in the cloud. In this rapidly evolving space, security is often an afterthought. LuxTrust and Tyfone, supported by the Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT), present a unique opportunity to help secure the Internet of Things. There are millions of IoT devices operating today that lack basic security features, compromising our privacy, trust and safety. Help us tackle this challenge!
The digital economy is growing at an unprecedented speed. For Luxembourg to maximize its opportunities, the education and training system must make available the required skills to the labour market at all levels.
This 18th of May, 11 private actors and the State of Luxembourg incorporated the non-profit Infrachain a.s.b.l. dedicated to leapfrog the adoption curve of blockchain solutions in a trusted and compliant-aware manner.
On May, 16, the CTIE invited the Luxembourg administrations to its annual eGovernment Day, focusing on the interaction between the public administration with the citizens and businesses, the Government's cloud strategy, open source software, eDelivery, and many other interesting topics.
Digital Lëtzebuerg is happy to announce that the 2017 edition of the National Student’s Fair (9-10.11.2017), the main orientation and career event for pupils in Luxembourg, will promote IT and digital skills related careers.
LuxTrust, the digital identity firm backed by the Luxembourg government and leading local financial institutions, has announced a partnership with Massachusetts-based digital identity enterprise software provider Cambridge Blockchain to develop a new privacy-protecting European identity platform.
realab, mk2, Paris Courts Devant Festival, Film Fund Luxembourg, Julie Gayet and Xavier Bettel, Luxembourg Prime Minister, Minister for Communications and Media and Minister of Culture to launch the first Virtelio Award 2017!
Professor Björn Ottersten, Director of the Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT) at the University of Luxembourg, has been awarded an Advanced Grant (AdG), the most prestigious award offered by the European Research Council (ERC). Congrats!
As announced after Prime minister Xavier Bettel's visit to Estonia in March 2017, Luxembourg will soon host the first 'data embassy', storing data for the Estonian government in Luxembourg data centers. Read more on wort.lu/en.