The official opening of Twente University of Cybersecurity Research (TUCCR) took place on Friday, March 5, 2021. During a live broadcast, all partners signed a letter of intent, opening the Cybersecurity Research Centre. In addition to the signing, Mikko Hyppönen (Chief Research Officer at F-Secure) gave an inspiring keynote speech about the State of the Net, Willem Jonker and Aiko Pras (both University of Twente) introduced the brand new initiative and we spoke with some closely involved partners (Thales, Cisco, SIDN and TNO). Moderator Chris van 't Hof, provided the speakers with questions that the participants asked via the chat. we look back on a successful broadcast and look forward to the future of TUCCR with great pleasure.