NL: Field labs boost industrial digitisation

30 August 2018

Intensive cooperation between companies and knowledge institutions accelerates the digitisation of Dutch industry. This is shown by TNO research into the first 10 of 32 field labs in which this collaboration is taking shape. Field labs are ideally suited for developing technological innovations and spin-offs.
The current 32 field labs are aimed at smart use of ICT in a sector to, for example, interconnect machines and manage them smartly. The field labs mainly investigate work on the innovative application of artificial intelligence in products and processes. They also develop methods to share data within production processes in a safe and controlled way (News Item TNO, 27 June 2018).
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