APPRAISE was presented at the Research and Innovation Symposium for European SECURITY and Defense (RISE-SD) in Rhodes, Greece, from May 29th -31st, 2023. RISE-DS is a three-day EU research and innovation event in the fields of disaster and crisis management, critical infrastructure protection, border security, and defence research, with an audience including high-level EU representatives, governmental representatives, researchers, industry, practitioners, and European security and defence stakeholders.
The agenda for the event comprised of presentations and demonstrations of EU-funded security projects, as well as panel discussions on topics such as ‘Fighting crime and terrorism: current and emerging landscape, solutions, and opportunities’ and ‘ΑΙ for Civil Security: research directions, operational aspects, uptake, and barriers.’ APPRAISE was one of the many EU-funded security projects at the event, and was presented to more than 200 participants from around the EU by the project’s Scientific Manager, Anastasios Dimou of the Centre for Research and Technology – Hellas (CERTH).
The event also provided networking and collaboration opportunities amongst attendees, fostering the development of new partnerships and initiatives in the fields of security and defence.
You can find out more on the event by visiting the RISE-SD website here.