For sensitive social problems for which there is no direct obvious answer, the search for a solution can be aided by a policy experiment. As an independent organisation TNO is an accepted partner for establishing and supervising policy experiments.
The combination of our experience with innovation and a strong technology base gives us the unrivalled capacity to carry out experiments at the interface of hard technology and related social opinions. In this way TNO helps local authorities establish new development visions that may focus on new (technological) developments, imminent European legislation or innovative structure and mobility concepts. Your vision is thus enriched, more dependable, innovative and realistic.
Carrying out a vision requires a development strategy:
Development requires new routes. Regional development increasingly involves the transformation of the existing area. This is complex and demands a different approach: innovative development. As a stakeholder in this it is essential to go into this well prepared. TNO supports you in various ways: