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Published: 23 November 2020

The Center for Security in Society and Critical Infrastructures (CiSS) collaborates with of the recently started Cybernode: The Swedish research and innovation node for cyber security.

The national node has been initiated by VINNOVA and RISE to support development in business and the public sector with a special focus on accelerating Swedish innovation and research in cyber security.

Researcher Martin Lundgren at Information Systems and active in CISS will act as a contactperson.

Sweden is highly ranked as a country when it comes to digitalisation, and through this initiative from VINNOVA and RISE,  hope to strengthen Sweden's position when it comes to cyber security. The node brings together and strengthens Swedish cyber security expertise for research and innovation. In the longer term, the node aims to strengthen Swedish competitiveness in a demanding international cyber security market, which is a necessity for a strong Swedish future industrial industry and exports in cyber security.

The steering group consists of representatives from MSB, DIGG, Teknikföretagen, SOFF, Combient, Ericsson, Mobile Heights, the academy network SWITS, Simovits Consulting and RISE. The reference group includes Sweden ICT, University of Skövde, Swedsoft and SACS.

Martin Bergling, coordinator for Cybernode, highlights activities within CISS that takes place both locally, regionally but also with partners in cross-border collaboration in porjects as a strength and potential opportunity for further collaborations.

Researcher Martin Lundgren at Information Systems and active in CISS will act as contactperson.


Martin Lundgren

Martin Lundgren,

Phone: +46 (0)920 493990
Organisation: Information systems