Technology Europa Roma, Europe, Tuesday, September 06 of 2016, 18:18
From 14th to 15th of November in Rome

The european project CITYCoP analyzes smart solutions for citizen safety

Its Mid-term Conference, will be an opportunity to learn and discuss about the community policing application

AVPR/DICYT During this two day conference, the aims of the CITYCoP project will be presented and explored: the development of a community policing application for citizens and law enforcement of four European cities. Experts from various backgrounds will participate in the discussion and share their expertise in fields that include application development, municipality management, law enforcement in cities, building trust in community policing, citizen empowerment studies and a study on feelings of safety and security.

The discussion will demonstrate the current state of the work of the project, especially presenting its findings in the areas of

• Community policing
o The sociology behind the concept
o Analysis of present policies in the filed
o Citizens & Law Enforcement needs and expectations


• Application development:
o Functionality, success and failure in the market to date
o Current feedback from citizen focus groups and law enforcement contributing partners


• Legal and ethical implications
o Privacy concerns and data protectio
o Application compliance with national and EU regulations


Practical Information
The conference will take place on 14 and 15 November in Rome – Sala Marconi, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Piazzale Aldo Moro 7, 00185 Rome. A full programme will be available in the coming weeks.