3. FORENSIC SCIENCES
4. HORIZONTAL ACTIVITIES
» Navigation, guidance, control and tracking
» Scenario development and decision support
» Policy development
» Testing and validation
» Law enforcement
5. TECHNOLOGIES & MATERIALS
» Detection technologies
6. INFORMATION & COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGIES
» ICT applications
» Communication equipment and technologies
» Electronic authentication
» Intelligence systems
» Artificial intelligence/robotics
» Cyber security
» Software, Data Processing
» Network technologies
» Smart Systems
7. SOCIO-ECONOMIC SCIENCES AND THE HUMANITIES
» Ethic Research
» Legal Sciences
The Polish Platform for Homeland Security (PPBW) was created in 2005 as a forum for dialog between
the end users, the R&D organizations, and the administration responsible for financing of research.
With time, the PPBW has also become a platform for formation of consortia with the aim to develop
dedicated technological and IT solutions to support the operations of entities responsible for public
The PPBW is also actively involved in legislative work aimed to develop appropriate laws that enable
implementation of modern technologies developed on the research and development projects.
Moreover, by providing consulting and educational services, the PPBW supports the process of building
public trust in the new security technologies.
PPBW cooperates with around 250 consultants from security area: experienced officers (especially
representing the Police, Border Guards, Internal Security Agency) prosecutors, judges and
representatives of science experienced in cooperation with LEA.