Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research

Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research (TNO)

Location: The Hague, Netherlands
Role: Beneficiary – Research and Technology Organisation

TNO connects people and knowledge to create innovations that boost the competitive strength of industry and the well-being of society in a sustainable way. This is our mission and it is what drives us in our work every day. TNO is an independent research organisation that employs some 3,000 specialists. We believe in the joint creation of economic and social value. Our strategy is a reflection of the trends we observe in society and technology.

Partner role in the PLIADES project:

The role of TNO (Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research) in building Common European Dataspaces is pivotal in fostering innovation and collaboration across Europe. TNO contributes its expertise in applied research and technology development to design and implement secure, efficient, and interoperable data-sharing environments. By focusing on the creation of these dataspaces, TNO aims to enable seamless data exchange among businesses, governments, and research institutions, thereby enhancing Europe’s digital sovereignty and economic competitiveness. Furthermore, TNO’s involvement in these projects supports the EU’s strategy to leverage data as a crucial resource for growth, encouraging the development of data-driven applications across various sectors such as health, energy, and agriculture.