group photo of people in a seminar room holding the project logo

Exchange of experiences and expectations were at the centre of our kick-off meeting on 23rd and 24th January 2020 in Hannover! Seventeen partners from nine countries met to discussions, detailled planning, and lessons learned from other projects.

TRUSTS will create an European data market that is based on secure & trustworthy data exchanges with a focus on corporate business data from the telecom and banking sectors.

Project partners

The project is lead and coordinated by Alexandra Garatzogianni from the L3S Research Center at Leibniz University of Hannover. The other cooperation partners are Semantic Web Company (Austria), Know Center (Austria), Delft University of Technology (Netherlands),  Katholieke Universitet Leuven (Belgium), the Fraunhofer Gesellschaft (Germany), Dell EMC Israel, Research Studios Austria, Governance One (Germany), International Data Spaces Association (Germany), Data Intelligence Offensive (Austria), Forthnet (Greece), Piraeus Bank (Greece), EBOS Technologies (Cyprus), LSTech Espana (Spain), Relational Technology (Romania), and FORTH Foundation for Research and Technology Hellas (Greece).


This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement number 871481.

Picture: Project partners at the kickoff meeting in Hannover. Credit: LUH