An Overview from Perspective of EU Representative:FP7 Security Research Programs / Interview

Mr. Khoen LIEM, EU DG Enterprise and Industry re

Date: Issue 5 - April 2007

Mr. Khoen LIEM, EU DG Enterprise and Industry represantative has participated to the conference organised by TUBITAK FP7 National Coordination Office. Defence Turkey found an opportunity to interview with him about EU Framework Programs, security research , project consortiums, the ways of active and efficient participation to the projects and partner search.

Defence Turkey: Within the scope of 7th framework program, Security has been determined as separate research field. Could you please tell us the background of the activities and preparatory phase in last 3 years? What are the results of the projects and supporting activities since 2004 within the scope of PASR (Preparatory Action for Security Research) work program?