Through collaboration of knowledge institutes and companies, the barriers for performing research and development are effectively lowered. For knowledge institutes there is a major challenge to have access to relevant data in sizeable quantities. While for companies it is difficult to remain up to date of the latest developments and technologies. Collaboration is therefore essential for both groups, on the one hand to really cooperate with each other and on the other to share opportunities and possibilities between each other. Knowledge institutes gain a better insight in problems and possibilities, while companies gain a better insight in what is achievable already at this moment or what will become possible within a reasonable timeframe.

Read more about several successful collaboration projectsof the NOTas members.