DLR is the national aeronautics and space research centre of the Federal Republic of Germany. Its extensive research and development work in aeronautics, space, energy, transport and security is integrated into national and international cooperative ventures. In addition to its own research, as Germany’s space agency, DLR has been given responsibility by the federal government for the planning and implementation of the German space programme. DLR is also the umbrella organisation for the nation’s largest project management agency.

The NWO Domain Applied and Engineering Sciences (previously Technology Foundation STW) connects people and resources to develop technology with added economic value that contributes to solving societal issues. This is realised through the funding of excellent applied and engineering sciences research, by bringing users and researchers together, and by supervising projects towards optimal opportunities for knowledge transfer.


The NWO Domain TTW is operational within Applied and Engineering Sciences. NWO (The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research) is the national research council.


NXP® Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) enables secure connections and infrastructure for a smarter world, advancing solutions that make lives easier, better and safer. As the world leader in secure connectivity solutions for embedded applications, NXP is driving innovation in the secure connected vehicle, end-to-end security & privacy and smart connected solutions markets.

Rijkswaterstaat is part of the Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment and responsible for the design, construction, management and maintenance of the main infrastructure facilities in the Netherlands.


Rijkswaterstaat's Dutch mobility policy serves 2 goals: reliable journey times and better accessibility. By 2020, motorists travelling in the rush hour must be able to arrive punctually 95%of the time, despite increased mobility and unexpected congestion. The Dutch economy relies heavily on transport and logistics, the main economic centres must remain accessible.

In 1962, the Institute for Road Safety Research was founded by the Royal Dutch Touring Club ANWB, the Dutch Association of Insurers, RAI Association and the Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment (then called the Ministry of Transport, Public Works and Water Management). Knowledge obtained by scientific research was expected to help reduce the enormous number of road deaths, annually about 2000.


Within SWOV about fifty experts (link is external) work together in multi-disciplinary teams to fulfill our mission: prevent crashes, reduce injuries, save lives!


Development always starts with an innovative idea, either your own or one that we come up with together. In developing this idea, we make sure first that the corresponding business case is sound. Then we get down to work. We develop and realize the system or product using our technical expertise and our knowledge of your domain. Post-delivery we also offer maintenance and support and life cycle management. Ideas for improvement often flow from use, thus closing the loop. In this way we keep innovating together.

TomTom empowers movement. Every day millions of people around the world depend on TomTom to make smarter decisions. We design and develop innovative products that make it easy for people to keep moving towards their goals. Best known for being a global leader in navigation and mapping products, TomTom also creates GPS sports watches, as well as state-of-the-art fleet management solutions and industry-leading location-based products. Our business consists of four customer-facing business units: Consumer, Automotive, Licensing and Telematics.

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