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Rinnooy Kan presented with book ‘Agenda voor Nederland, inspired by technology’

As a contribution to the Dutch Research Agenda, the three Dutch universities of technology (TU Delft, TU Eindhoven, University of Twente), together with Wageningen UR, TNO and STW, have put together a collection of ten essays, each of which describes a different innovation task for the Netherlands. Today this collection was presented to Alexander Rinnooy Kan, co-chair of the Dutch Science Agenda, during the Innovation & Technology Conference of the 3TU.Federation in Rotterdam. During the presentation the six organisations were represented by Dirk Jan van den Berg (President of the Executive Board, TUD), Jan Mengelers (President of the Executive Board, TU/e), Victor van der Chijs (President of the Executive Board, UT), Raoul Bino (General Director of AFSG, Wageningen UR), Wim Nagtegaal (COO, Member of the Board of Management, TNO) and Eppo Bruins (General Director, STW).

3TU.Innovation & Technology Conference 2015

The second 3TU.Innovation & Technology Conference will take place on 18 May in the World Trade Centre in Rotterdam. The theme of this conference is “Inspirations for the Dutch Research Agenda 2025”.

3TU alumni popular with US companies

Many alumni of Delft University of Technology, Eindhoven University of Technology and University of Twente work in the United States. These universities recently began setting up joint local alumni chapters in places such as Boston, New York, Seattle, San Francisco and Houston. With over 3,000 members in the US, the network of these Dutch alumni is very impressive.

Technical Universities honor 3,500th PDEng degree

Chinese Fangyi Shi from the Technological Designer's programme Software Technology was officially honoured on Wednesday 1 October by Rector Magnificus Hans van Duijn of TU/e (Eindhoven University of Technology). She is the 3,500th recipient of the Professional Doctorate in Engineering (PDEng) degree at one of the three universities of technology in the Netherlands since its introduction in 1986. Van Duijn pointed out that the program has accounted for a € 350 million investment in innovation over a 30-year period.

SURFsara strengthens Research Data Netherlands

On 25 September 2014, Research Data Netherlands (RDNL), the collaborative partnership between 3TU.Datacentrum and DANS, welcomed SURFsara. The arrival of this new partner will enable RDNL to assist more academic institutions in the sustainable storage and sharing of research data through a collective approach.

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Netherlands towards world top in ‘organs on a chip’ with founding of new institute
19 May 2015:
TU/e and other Dutch universities are working together with industry in the new Institute for human Organ and Disease Model Technology.
Thursday 21 May 2015
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Innovation lecture and Hi-Tech Fashion event
The University of Twente has a long and vibrant tradition in business and entrepreneurship. Now more than ever, business generated by scientific research is the engine for economic growth. Transforming cutting-edge expertise into economic activity and benefits to society is one of our university’s core objectives. With 800 successful spin-off companies to its name, the University of Twente leads Europe in terms of start-ups. Collaborating closely with students, the business community and government, UT scientists are committed to delivering the technological and social solutions of tomorrow: University of Twente, the University of Booming Business! You are welcome at the Innovation lecture 2015.
Thursday 21 May 2015
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The Netherlands leads the world in organ and disease models on chips - TU Delft partner in new institute for organ-on-a-chip technology
18 May saw the launch of the hDMT (Institute for human Organ and Disease Model technologies), which aims to fast-track research into organ and disease model on chips. TU Delft, one of the founders of hDMT, has already succeeded in making a flexible chip on which living, beating heart cells can be placed. Organ-on-a-chip technology is helping to build up knowledge of the way organs work and to speed up drug research, for example.
Friday 22 May 2015
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3TU Eindhoven
3TU Twente

Rinnooy Kan presented with book ‘Agenda voor Nederland, inspired by technology’

As a contribution to the Dutch Research Agenda, the three Dutch universities of technology (TU Delft, TU Eindhoven, University of Twente), together with Wageningen UR, TNO and STW, have put together a collection of ten essays, each of which describes a different innovation task for the Netherlands. Today this collection was presented to Alexander Rinnooy Kan, co-chair of the Dutch Science Agenda, during the Innovation & Technology Conference of the 3TU.Federation in Rotterdam. During the presentation the six organisations were represented by Dirk Jan van den Berg (President of the Executive Board, TUD), Jan Mengelers (President of the Executive Board, TU/e), Victor van der Chijs (President of the Executive Board, UT), Raoul Bino (General Director of AFSG, Wageningen UR), Wim Nagtegaal (COO, Member of the Board of Management, TNO) and Eppo Bruins (General Director, STW).

3TU.Innovation & Technology Conference 2015

The second 3TU.Innovation & Technology Conference will take place on 18 May in the World Trade Centre in Rotterdam. The theme of this conference is “Inspirations for the Dutch Research Agenda 2025”.

3TU alumni popular with US companies

Many alumni of Delft University of Technology, Eindhoven University of Technology and University of Twente work in the United States. These universities recently began setting up joint local alumni chapters in places such as Boston, New York, Seattle, San Francisco and Houston. With over 3,000 members in the US, the network of these Dutch alumni is very impressive.

Technical Universities honor 3,500th PDEng degree

Chinese Fangyi Shi from the Technological Designer's programme Software Technology was officially honoured on Wednesday 1 October by Rector Magnificus Hans van Duijn of TU/e (Eindhoven University of Technology). She is the 3,500th recipient of the Professional Doctorate in Engineering (PDEng) degree at one of the three universities of technology in the Netherlands since its introduction in 1986. Van Duijn pointed out that the program has accounted for a € 350 million investment in innovation over a 30-year period.

SURFsara strengthens Research Data Netherlands

On 25 September 2014, Research Data Netherlands (RDNL), the collaborative partnership between 3TU.Datacentrum and DANS, welcomed SURFsara. The arrival of this new partner will enable RDNL to assist more academic institutions in the sustainable storage and sharing of research data through a collective approach.

Latest updates

Programme overview
Overview educational programmes
To all Master’s and Post Master’s programs
Stan Ackermans institute
Professional Doctorate Education
Professional Doctorate Education
To all Post Master’s programs
RSS feed: news Eindhoven University of Technology
Netherlands towards world top in ‘organs on a chip’ with founding of new institute
19 May 2015:
TU/e and other Dutch universities are working together with industry in the new Institute for human Organ and Disease Model Technology.
Thursday 21 May 2015
RSS feed: news University of Twente
Innovation lecture and Hi-Tech Fashion event
The University of Twente has a long and vibrant tradition in business and entrepreneurship. Now more than ever, business generated by scientific research is the engine for economic growth. Transforming cutting-edge expertise into economic activity and benefits to society is one of our university’s core objectives. With 800 successful spin-off companies to its name, the University of Twente leads Europe in terms of start-ups. Collaborating closely with students, the business community and government, UT scientists are committed to delivering the technological and social solutions of tomorrow: University of Twente, the University of Booming Business! You are welcome at the Innovation lecture 2015.
Thursday 21 May 2015
RSS feed: news Delft University of Technology
The Netherlands leads the world in organ and disease models on chips - TU Delft partner in new institute for organ-on-a-chip technology
18 May saw the launch of the hDMT (Institute for human Organ and Disease Model technologies), which aims to fast-track research into organ and disease model on chips. TU Delft, one of the founders of hDMT, has already succeeded in making a flexible chip on which living, beating heart cells can be placed. Organ-on-a-chip technology is helping to build up knowledge of the way organs work and to speed up drug research, for example.
Friday 22 May 2015