EPSILON Malta Ltd (Hellenic Brach) is a Technology Resources Engineering & Consulting Group with expertise s/w technologies and RTD in: Aerospace, GeoInformatics, Environment, Management, and in Shipping since 2016. The company was established in 1985 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. Today it operates world-wide as a Group with offices in Greece, Cyprus, Bulgaria, Germany, Italy, Malta, Russia and allied offices in most European countries.

DANAOS Management Consultants S.A.: is a vertical software house specializing in Maritime Applications and Systems. DANAOS is a global Organization with hundreds of Clients in all continents and regions. More than 6500 Vessels globally use Danaos Software, a software fully optimized to operate within a Vessel’s environment and bilaterally synchronize data from and to the Offices. Key Software applications Suites include: Financial Suite, Commercial Suite, Technical Suite, Crew Welfare, Blue Shipping, Ship Management Suite, Fleet Performance Management, Voyage Operations, Weather Navigation, Environmental Management, Business Intelligence and Maritime Efficiency. Moreover, DANAOS has a rich background in research activity dedicated to innovation of ship operation. DANAOS has participated in several projects funded by EU, with prime objective to advance maritime service.

University of Piraeus Research Centre (UPRC) was founded in 1989 as part of the University of Piraeus that offers administration and legal support to basic and applied research, carried out by the staff of the University of Piraeus, in national and international contexts. The high quality of research and consulting work carried out to-date by the UPRC has led to a large volume of collaborations either in international frameworks (e.g., EU-funded projects) or undertaken on behalf of large domestic companies, institutions and Ministries.

Hellenic Institute of Transport (HIT) is part of the Centre for Research and Technology Hellas (CERTH) which is a non-profit organization that directly reports to the General Secretariat for Research and Technology (GSRT), of the Greek Ministry of Development and Investments.
HIT's main objective is the conduct and support of applied research activities in the field of transportation in Greece, more specifically on issues relating to the organization, operation, planning and development of infrastructure, the standardization, economic analysis, management, vehicle technology and the impact assessment of land, maritime, air, and multimodal transport services. HIT's services also include the provision of training and education activities in related fields, the dissemination of research activities and the Representation of Greece in Transport Research and other relevant scientific fora abroad.