Atos SE (Societas Europaea) is a leader in digital services. Serving a global client base, the Group provides Consulting & Systems Integration services, Managed Services & BPO, Cloud operations, Big Data & Cyber-security solutions, as well as transactional services through Worldline, the European leader in the payments and transactional services industry. With its deep technology expertise and industry knowledge, the Group works with clients across different business sectors: Defense, Financial Services, Health, Manufacturing, Media, Utilities, Public sector, Retail, Telecommunications, and Transportation.

Atos is focused on business technology that powers progress and helps organizations to create their firm of the future. The Group is the Worldwide Information Technology Partner for the Olympic & Paralympic Games and is listed on the Euronext Paris market. Atos operates under the brands Atos, Atos Consulting, Atos Worldgrid, Bull, Canopy, and Worldline.

Atos Research & Innovation (ARI) is the R&D hub for emerging technologies and a key reference for the whole Atos group. With more than 28 years of experience in running Research, Development and Innovation (RDI) projects, ARI is a key R&D actor in the EU.

The Homeland and Security Defence Sector within the Atos unit of Research & Innovation coordinates the R&I activities in the public safety and security and defense areas, based on experience gained with clients that include national and regional security bodies, critical infrastructures operators, intelligence agencies and international bodies (such as the UN, NATO and the EU). The key strengths and special areas of experience span from cyber-security and cross border management and interoperability, to crisis and emergency services management, simulation of forward-looking security scenarios, economics of security or security societal issues.