Atos, Spain (ATOS)


The organisation

Atos is an international information technology services company. Its business is turning client vision into results through the application of consulting, systems integration and managed operations. With annual revenues exceeding EUR 5 billion and employing over 50,000 people in 40 countries, Atos is the Worldwide Information Technology Partner for the Olympic Games and has a client base of international blue-chip companies across all sectors. Atos Spain sau, the Spanish branch of this leading European IT services Company, is a founding member of the European Technology Platform NESSI (Networked European Software and Services Initiative), and is a member of eSafety Forum, ISI, eMobility, ARTEMIS, NEM, EOS and Nanomedicine, and of Spanish platforms Logistop for Integral Logistics, eMOV for mobility, Railway, Maritime, eSEC for security, PROMETEO for embedded systems, and INES for software and services. The Secure Information Management (SIM) conducts research for the enhancement of information security, trust and dependability in systems and services.

Relevant skills/experience/technologies

Atos Research & Innovation  is focused on the realisation of international research projects since 1989 on e-health, software and services, disaster management, security, geo-positioning, earth observation, grid and cloud technology, e-tourism, e-inclusion, and e-government.

Role in the project

Atos will lead WP3, “Transport use case” with the collaboration of TMB, and the WP9 “Outreach and community building”.

Interest in project results

Atos is a key player in transport research and security in transport and supply chain. With  its participation in SECONOMICS, Atos will enforce this position and will exploit results between their public transport customers both in national and international level.

Related Projects

Sample projects include MASTER (automated assurance of security and dependability properties), PEARL (earth observation for port surveillance), PICOS (privacy and identity management in community services), SERENITY (security engineering to support the development of secure systems), ODYSSEY (EU cross-border crime investigation support), SPARTA (Security Policy Adaptation Reinforced Through Agents), ESFORS (CSA on European Security Forum for Web Services).

Key Personnel

Alicia García currently holds the position of Industry Market Manager for Atos Research & Innovation (ARI) in Atos Origin. She has been working in the company for 13 years. Alicia has a Master Degree in Economics, specialised in Finance. She started to work as a programmer and then managing ERP tools projects for SMEs. Alicia is in charge of four industry sectors such as eTourism, Innovation, Transport & Manufacturing and Aeronautics & Construction and she is responsible for making the results of related projects to these sectors visible to the real market, being the link with the business development side of ARI. She has been involved in several EU projects since 2000 from IP to CSAs and related to other domains like eGovernment, SMEs ecosystems, security and market validation. She has expertise since the preparation of the proposal to the end of the project and further deployment of R&D results.