Research cooperation across sectors and disciplines
Expert services for secure digital transformation
of cutting-edge infrastructure
The Hub fosters research cooperation in cybersecurity, digital transformation and innovation in the Czech industry, knowledge sharing, and the development of specialized infrastructure.
Located in Cyber Campus CZ.
Visions and goals
The key features of the hub are its multidisciplinarity, a wide range of cooperating national and international, public and private institutions, and the possibility of utilizing unique infrastructures. Partners involved in the operation of the hub retain experts dealing with cybersecurity issues not only from a technical perspective but also from a procedural, organizational, legal, economic, or sociological point of view.
The hub also cooperates with and provides support to the variety of national public authorities (like National Cyber and Information Security Authority, Ministry of Justice, Czech Police, or Data Protection Authority), international institutions (ENISA, Europol or United Nations), private clusters, trade organizations, scientific parks, and private corporations. As some of the partners of the hub are research organizations and innovative companies, the hub can utilize their research, development and production infrastructures (i.e., cyber ranges, training facilities, security operations centres, proving grounds or testing infrastructures).
Examples of services provided
The hub facilitates cooperation between research institutions and innovative companies focused on the application of results of basic research in practice.
For a long time, members of the hub have been involved in awareness-raising focused on issues related to cyber security. The hub is also a cybersecurity and cybercrime information centre within EU cooperative networks and organizes regular events, conferences, and roundtables.
Members of the hub have long been involved in education and cybersecurity exercises. Education takes place in both accredited and commercial educational programs in collaboration with practice. In recent years, the hub has been involved in the implementation of comprehensive national and commercial cyber security exercises conducted using cyber range infrastructure.
The hub provides support for the transfer of technologies and solutions developed by research and development institutions and innovative companies.
Link to national or regional initiatives for digitizing industry
The hub is a member of the national CEEINNO platform which focuses on support to the innovative companies, development of knowledge economy in the Czech Republic and implementation of innovations in companies. The hub has also signed various memoranda of cooperation with diverse stakeholders, i.e.
National Cyber and Information Security Agency, National Agency for Communication and Information Technologies.
Cybersecurity is a technological area that is relevant in all industrial sectors.
We offer our services in a cross-sectoral way, with special attention to those sectors where the implementation of innovation in cybersecurity is critical and where the demand for related services is the strongest, such as critical infrastructures in energy, healthcare services, engineering, and Industry 4.0.
We also provide our services to SMEs and public bodies throughout the Czech Republic.
Skills and training
Our services can cover the whole employment spectrum. We host and provide exercises, training, boot-camps, traineeships, as well as supporting the implementation of short-term advanced digital skills training courses in cybersecurity.
Cybersecurity train the trainers
Special areas Cybersecurity training
Support to find investments
We support companies, especially SMEs and start-ups to access regional, national, and European funding to make use of new technologies and opportunities in cybersecurity domain.
Brokering between end-users and potential funding providers
Support in finding funding from the EU
Promotion of the offers and needs
Cyber Security Hub CZ members are research institutions and enterprises with great impact in their domains and advanced cybersecurity competences.
602 00 Brno
+420 549 49 6314