The EPIC consortium had a new opportunity to talk face to face, at the technical meeting that took place from the 7th to the 8th of March, 2018 in Berlin. On the first day, the consortium performed general discussions on project progress and upcoming work, leaving the second day for more in-depth discussions on technical details of the EPIC use cases in. Important building blocks were defined, providing a clear vision of future work to be performed. The EPIC consortium also discussed participation in future dissemination events. The consortium enjoyed a common dinner together, allowing to get to know each other better in a more relaxed atmosphere. The meeting resulted in fruitful discussions and permitted partners to agree on a common way forward in the upcoming months.