eu-LISA provides technological support for the EU countries’ efforts to make Europe safer.
It manages large-scale integrated IT systems that
It helps ensure Europeans can travel freely within the EU, without compromising Europe’s security.
The agency also tests new technologies to help put in place a more modern, efficient and secure border management system in the EU. It coordinated the testing and follow-up of the Smart Borders pilot project, the analysis of results and reporting on the pilot project, in close cooperation with the participating EU countries and the European institutions.
The agency has a management board, an executive director and advisory groups for each of the systems under its management.
It provides the technical and operational framework to ensure that people living in the EU can live, work and travel in the way they have come to know and expect. The agency manages the 3 main IT systems dealing with visas, asylum requests and sharing information to guarantee the security of the Schengen Area:
EU residents, who can travel freely and safely within the EU.