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Big Data continues to play a larger role in the innovation of services, products, working processes and earnings models. Thanks to the smart collection and use of data the Dutch economic growth is strengthened. To further develop the use of Big Data, Commit2Data was created: a multi-year national research and innovation program on the basis of a public-private partnership (PPP).


Commit2Data offers an excellent opportunity to explore new business models and opportunities. The growing international program focuses on specific application areas, such as Smart Industry, energy issues, challenges in health care and logistics, that uses three primary program lines: research, valorisation and dissemination.

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ASML's vision is to enable affordable microelectronics that improve the quality of life. To achieve this, their mission is to invent, develop, manufacture and service advanced technology for high-tech lithography, metrology and software solutions for the semiconductor industry.

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IBM offers a wide range of technology and consulting services; a broad portfolio of middleware for collaboration, predictive analytics, software development and systems management; and the world's most advanced servers and supercomputers. Utilizing its business consulting, technology and R&D expertise, IBM helps clients become "smarter" as the planet becomes more digitally interconnected.

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ING is a global financial institution with a strong European base offering retail- and wholesale banking services. Our customers are at the heart of what we do.
The future of banking will not be banking as we know it. Technology reduced barriers to enter the financial services markets which has resulted in a wave of newcomers. Ecosystems are developing, allowing users to access social media, online purchases, services and payments all in one app.

We believe open platforms and digital ecosystems will define the customer experience of the future,

also for financial services. We are in the midst of the digital transformation reinventing ourselves.

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Whether it’s a computer with more memory, a cluster with thousands of cores, a big data platform, an internet of things solution, or open-source machine learning at scale, you can achieve more using the cloud. Microsoft Azure provides an open, flexible, global platform that supports multiple programming languages, tools, and frameworks.

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NIRICT is the Netherlands Institute for Research on ICT and comprises all ICT research of the three universities of technology in the Netherlands. Together we aim to strengthen knowledge development of multidisciplinary socio-technical challenges, in particular those with high societal and economic impact. We focus on community building, collaboration in education and joint research. We are partner of ICT.OPEN as we believe that bringing ICT in The Netherlands together is of great importance for researchers and corporates to find each other and jointly make more impact (inter)nationally.  

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Schuberg Philis

Schuberg Philis is an innovative IT outsourcing company. The engineers and developers focus exclusively on the application landscapes that are critical to the mission of organizations and society. Dedicated teams with full responsibility solve the customers’ most complex IT-challenges, enabling them to seize new opportunities in a world full of disruptive change.

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