Our offer

Thanks to the collaboration of the "Security & Privacy" research group (Howest) and the industrial automation expertise center "XiaK" (UGent), IC4 can draw on a broad expertise and many years of experience in the field of industrial cyber security. In this way we offer the necessary support to ensure that new technological evolutions get adopted quickly by the industry.


Applied research in collaboration with industry, the results of which are immediately valorisable.


Tailor-made training courses on industrial standards, cyber security and control systems.


During these sessions, awareness of industrial cyber security is created through live demonstrations.


Support in advice with all your questions about industrial systems and their security. This can be done technically, policy-wise or with a specific focus on achieving standards.

Test facility

Thanks to our unique industrial testing facility, company-specific use cases can be replicated so a technical evaluation can be carried out without any risk.


The IC4 researchers have already given lectures and workshops several times at various national and international events.

Do you want to be kept up-to-date?

Subscribe to our newsletter

Current Trainings


Our partners

These companies act as a sounding board for IC4, each of which will continue to direct the research based on their own expertise. The first valorization of research results will also be realized by this group of companies.