TEKEVER is a product oriented company which invests significantly in research of innovative technologies. Our vision is to provide technology to make the Evernet a reality (to enable everyone, everywhere at any time to collaborate to achieve a common goal). TEKEVER's core business is the development of software for mobile systems, wireless and ad-hoc networks. TEKEVER has a considerable background in wireless, mobile networks and in multichannel technologies and is currently involved in European Civilian and Defence research in the domains of Ad-hoc networking, Delay and Disruption Tolerant Networking, Cognitive Radio and Hybrid Networking. TEKEVER is the Coordinator of the MONET Project.

CRAT is a no-profit consortium, including University of Rome Sapienza, Elsag-Datamat, Thales Alenia Spazio Italia and Space Engineering, established with the aim of performing advanced research in Communication Systems, Power Systems and Information Technologies. The most relevant research topics include Quality of Service (QoS), convergence and mobility management over different terrestrial and satellite radio technologies, traffic control, multimedia services over IP, etc. The applied methodology consists of cross-fertilization techniques among different fields, such as system and control theory, telecommunications, operation research and computer science.

Contact: Antonio Pietrabissa (

University of Surrey
(United Kingdom)
The Centre for Communication Systems Research (CCSR) of the University of Surrey is one of the major research centres in Satellite, Networks, and Mobile Communication.
The Centre has 12 academics 46 researchers, 80 PhD research students, and 7 support staff members. The research focuses satellite and mobile communications and future networking with respect to theory and practice.  In particular, the focuses on research related to network architecture and protocols, future Internet, network security, QoS Routing, traffic engineering, satellite and mobile wireless networks. The CCSR has been a major player in the European Union FP6 and FP7 programmes.

Contact: Zhili Sun (

ISDEFE - Systems Engineering for the Defence of Spain, S.A - is a state owned company that provides technical engineering support and consulting services for advanced technologies in the Defence and Civil sectors. Since its inception, ISDEFE has proved to be the perfect supporter and ally in national and multinational programmes for Government agencies and organisations, especially for the Defence Ministry and the Spanish Armed Forces, as well as for other civil and military organisations of the European Community, NATO, and other pan-European and international public agencies.

Contact: Diego Gimenez (

Astrium Satellites
EADS ASTRIUM Satellite is a world leader in the design and manufacture of satellite systems. Astrium expertise covers all domains of satellite systems: Earth observation, Science, Telecommunication and Navigation. In the field of telecommunication satellite, Astrium is well known as a system integrator and a major satellite prime contractor thanks to more than 25 years of experience. Astrium is wholly owned by EADS, European Aeronautic Defence and Space Company, a global leader in aerospace, defence and related service.

Contact: Mélanie MONIER (

Administration of the Republic of Slovenia for Civil Protection and Disaster Relief
Uprava Republike Slovenije za zaščito in reševanje, Ministrstvo za obrambo (Administration of the Republic of Slovenia for Civil Protection and Disaster Relief) (hereinafter referred to as URSZR) is a constituent body of the Ministry of Defence. It performs administrative and professional protection, rescue and relief tasks as well as other tasks regarding protection against natural and other disasters. URSZR is divided into six internal organizational units (four sectors and two services) based in Ljubljana as well as 13 other URSZR branches operating throughout Slovenia. Within each branch there is a regional notification 112 centre that performs a 24-hour duty service. Altogether, 300 people are employed at URSZR branches and notification centre.