INCO-TRUST is a Coordination Action (CA) project accepted in Call 1
of the European Commission FP7 Work Programme for European excellence
in secure, dependable and trusted ICT global infrastructures and
partnerships. It is a project funded within DG INFSO, Unit F5
ICT Trust and Security Research.
In particular, the S&T objectives of INCO-TRUST are
highly relevant to Objective ICT-2007.1.4 Secure, dependable and
trusted Infrastructures objectives.
The main purpose of
the INCO-TRUST CA, specifically targeting international cooperation in
the area of Trustworthy, Secure and Dependable ICT infrastructures, is:
To promote collaboration and partnerships between researchers from the
developed countries with the goal of coordinating the multiple research
efforts underway in the areas of ICT Trust, Security and Dependability
2. To leverage and harmonise efforts on the respective sides
related to the building and maintenance of large-scale trustworthy ICT
systems and infrastructures and the services they deliver.
The project starts on 1 January 2008 and will run for 30 months.