Amsterdam Science Park is the European Hub for Digital Innovation and Sustainability. At CWI they focus on the application in society in addition to the research. Prof. dr. Rob van der Mei tells us about the models and methods they developed at the spin-off company Stokhos to make ambulances arrive on time more often. This is one of the great examples of how the knowledge of this institute can be used for applications in everyday life. Other focus areas at his department at CWI include predictive policing, management of road traffic, modeling and scalability analysis of ICT systems, logistics, grid computing, revenue management, military operations research, sensor networks, call centers, queueing theory and data analytics.
Rob van der Mei, CWI Manager Research & Development
“It’s very appealing for companies wanting to innovate to be close to these scientific knowledge institutions
At Amsterdam Science Park, we believe knowledge has no borders. That’s why you’ll find cutting-edge institutes, top-class facilities and business incubators in one convenient location. You’ll meet motivated students, innovative researchers, talented scientists and adventurous entrepreneurs – all in an environment where it’s easy to work together. Cross-disciplinary initiatives and holistic thinking flourish. Ground-breaking research projects become successful spin-offs. That’s the strength of Amsterdam Science Park: connecting boundless minds.
Looking for partners to collaborate. Or looking for a certain expertise? Or would you like to locate your business in the Amsterdam Science Park? Drop us a line and we help you to find a perfect match.
Subscribe to our newsletter and we will keep you updated on all that our park has to offer. It will arrive to your inbox five times a year and you can unsubscribe easily at any time.