EUINCOOP - Project Partners

The Project partners offer a unique combination of European and Indian practitioners both in the technical domain (ICT and technologies in general) and in that of professional consultancy (industrial needs analysis, innovation process expertise, standardization aspects, and technology offers trans-national partnership in the field of R&D)


FORTHThe Foundation for Research and Technology - Hellas (FORTH), established in 1983, is one of the largest research centers in Greece with well - organized facilities and highly qualified personnel. It functions under the supervision of the General Secretariat for Research and Technology of the Hellenic Ministry of Education, Lifelong Learning and Religious Affairs and consists of seven Research Institutes located throughout Greece: Heraklion, Rethymnon, Patras and Ioannina. The Foundation's headquarters are located in Heraklion, Crete.

FORTH is today internationally known and one of the largest research organizations in Greece. FORTH's research and technological focus is on areas of scientific, social, and economic interest, such as: computer, molecular biology, lasers, telecommunications, microelectronics, robotics, biotechnology, materials, medical engineering, applied and computational mathematics, biomedical research, Mediterranean. Read More


KYOSKyos SARL (KYOS) is a service-related company based in Switzerland specializing in IT consulting, networking, IT security field and in wireless networking. Their personnel were active in the EU projects over a number of years. In FP6 they were leading number of support projects. They have good knowledge of both European and Indian working environment and lead the Euro- India support project to promote IPv6. As a result, Indian Government has adopted IPv6 roadmap their experience in international collaboration projects was always successful. They also have project management experience from small (Coordination and support) to large (integrated) projects. They have successfully participated in many projects taking both technical as well as liaison/dissemination roles. They specialize both in events organization as well as technical project execution. KYOS also has close contacts with standardization bodies such as ITU, ETSI, IETF and ISOC, which will facilitate exchange of the latest information as well as possible contribution to standards development. Read More


The Open Group

Open GroupThe Open Group (X/Open Company) is a worldwide industry organization with headquarters in the United Kingdom, which has more than 300 members representing all the largest system and software vendors, and many end user organizations, including world leaders in finance, defense, manufacturing, health care, utilities, commerce and telecommunications. The Open Group provides a vendor-neutral forum for buyers and suppliers of technology to agree on technology evolution and interoperability.

The Open Group owns and licenses to industry the UNIX trademark and provides conformance and certification programs for other consortia including WAP conformance, OMG Cobra object request broker conformance, Real-time OS conformance (POSIX) and several others, some of which are under R&D contracts with industry leaders or national governments. Read More


ITSMAITSMA is a Not-for-Profit organization has rich experience in liaising and networking with businesses and institutions involved in the development of interactive ICT applications, products and technologies. ITSMA has the unique distinction of establishing the Ministry of Information Technology as the National Contact Point for the Framework program. ITSMA is the coordinating partner of the NCP network of India, which has been formed to stimulate the ICT stakeholders of India to participate in the Framework program. In addition to this ITSMA is into providing advisory services, promoting international business, building competitiveness, international cooperation and organizing trade missions.

ITSMA's objective is to assist in the development of the Information Communication Technology (ICT) Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs), through networking, advocacy, developing business partnerships and international expansion. ITSMA also assists International organizations access the Indian market for the right partnerships and collaborations. Since its inception ITSMA has dedicated itself to fostering international cooperation through its participation in various EU-India projects. By far ITSMA successfully participated in ten FP6 and FP7 projects and proved its experience of dissemination and international event management, business consulting and international cooperation in many ways. Read More


CDACCentre for Development of Advanced Computing(C-DAC) is a research and development organization under the Department of Information Technology, India. C-DAC is the premier R&D organization of the Department of Information Technology (DIT), Ministry of Communications & Information Technology (MCIT) for carrying out R&D in IT, Electronics and associated areas. Different areas of C-DAC, had originated at different times, many of which came out as a result of identification of opportunities.

C-DAC has today emerged as a premier third party R&D organization in IT&E (Information Technologies and Electronics) in the country working on strengthening national technological capabilities in the context of global developments in the field and responding to change in the market need in selected foundation areas. Read More

Indian Institute of Science

IIScIndian Institute of Science (IISc) is a research institution of higher learning located in Bangalore, India. In 1909 it was a pioneering vision of J.N. Tata. Since then, it has grown into a premier institution of research and advanced instruction, with more than 2000 active researchers working in almost all frontier areas of science and technology. IISC is an institute of higher learning and is constantly in pursuit of excellence. It is one of the oldest and finest centers of its kind in India, and has a very high international standing in the academic world as well.

Besides formal education and research, the Institute has been playing an active part in offering short-term courses to scientists and technologists in service. The Continuing Education Program covers a wide range of topics and over 1500 working scientists and engineers go through such courses every year. Read More