We focus on ten societal areas.
TNO cooperates with companies, the public sector and other organisations, to apply our knowledge and expertise with and for others.
We develop knowledge not for its own sake, but for practical application.
TNO offers you the chance to do groundbreaking work and help customers and society with innovative, practical and smart solutions.
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As the independent researchers of the Netherlands, our mission is to provide the right answers. Ask the right questions. We combine disciplines to tackle the most complex questions. Always thinking about what works and can be improved. Through our communication goals and campaigns we envision this. Collaborating with media, politics, industry and various organisations, we make impact visible and share the knowledge. TNO is the flywheel of innovation, merging ideas and ideals, sharing the knowledge, supporting government and giving professionals and our partners the independent knowledge they need to tackle complex societal challenges. With every innovation we contribute to a better tomorrow.
Look through the eyes of TNO and discover how we contribute to the quality of life tomorrow by measuring and improving the air quality and ensuring sustainable mobility by making vehicles clean and efficient.