07 Aug European Commission Awards Privacy Grant to Smartmatic
Smartmatic Philippines president Jane Coo said this week that the European Commission has awarded its Cybernetica Centre of Excellence for Internet Voting a research grant that would help it improve the way elections are conducted in the country.
The grant was given under EU’s Horizon 2020 Programme, which is the biggest research and innovation program in the bloc.
Smartmatic also revealed that it had obtained a 15-year contract in Belgium as voting technology provider for the elections for members in the EU Parliament in 2014.
Source: Manila Standard