TNO connects people and knowledge to create innovations that boost the competitive strength of industry and the well-being of society in a sustainable way. This is our mission and it is what drives us, the over 2,600 professionals at TNO, in our work every day. We work in collaboration with partners and focus on five transitions that we have identified together with our stakeholders.
TNO is an independent research organisation. We believe in the joint creation of economic and social value. We focus on transitions or changes in five social themes:
Innovation with purpose is what TNO stands for. We develop knowledge not for its own sake, but for practical application.
TNO connects people and knowledge to create innovations that boost the competitive strength of industry and the well-being of society in a sustainable way.
Every four years, in close collaboration with our stakeholders, we draw up a strategic plan that describes how we will pursue our mission. This plan is our proposal to society. Our strategy is a reflection of the trends we observe in society and technology. In close coordination with our stakeholders we have defined five transitions on which we will focus. These are in line with the challenges and ambitions of the Top Sector policy and social themes in the Netherlands and the rest of Europe.
TNO is recognized as an international authority on Asset Information Management (AIM) including the domains of open BIM, GIS and Systems Engineering. We have extensive knowledge of the relevant open standards in the infrastructure and building industries, like those from buildingSmart International. We extensively promote the W3C Linked Data and Semantic Web approach to bring all these standards together to the benefit of our clients.
The 2018 edition of the INSPIRE conference will take place in Antwerp, Belgium, 18-21 September. The motto of this years’ event is INSPIRE users: Make it work together!
The European INSPIRE Directive leads to a digital highway for sharing information on Europe’s environment. Member states are rapidly extending this network to reach all levels of government and application areas beyond the environment. Now that we have this essential European facility in place, we can exploit it to the full to support the digital transformation of European society.
The call for submissions is organised in 3 strands
INSPIRE the Users: In this strand special attention goes to inspiring the usage and users of INSPIRE. Both public and private parties are invited to share their experiences with creating applications that benefit from INSPIRE.
Doing it Together: This strand is dedicated to 'cooperation'. We are looking for examples where the cooperation between public and/or private sector organisations and programmes has been successfully developed to support the implementation of INSPIRE.
Making it work: The strand adressess a more technical approach to ‘make it work’. We are calling for submissions where implementation issues have been identified and where the source of the problems has been - or needs to be - addressed (e.g. Simplifications encoding, Automatisations, quality assessment, etc.).
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Zielgruppe des Symposiums:
Das Symposium richtet sich an Beschäftigte von Straßenbauverwaltungen aus Bund, Ländern und
Gemeinden, aus Planungsbüros, aus der Bauindustrie, aus Universitäten und Softwarehäusern.
Angesprochen sind alle, die sich über Nutzen und Stand des erfolgreichen Standards im Straßen- und
Verkehrswesen informieren möchten.
Presenting results from our Interlink testcase
OKSTRA, IFC und BIM: Neue Wege zum Umgang mit Straßeninfrastrukturdaten
Authors: Matthias Weise (AEC3), Ingo Schmidt, Jan Tulke (P+B4.0), Jochen Hettwer, Arnold Vogelsang (Interactive Instruments).