Advisory report: Unbounded research
Interdisciplinarity is crucial in research. It leads to scientific breakthroughs and opens the way for solutions to complex ...
Summary: Grasp the challenge - Daring to go for energy innovation
Breakthrough innovations are essential to achieve a sustainable energy supply. Therefore, the Dutch government must give greater ...
Advisory report: Seizing opportunities with knowledge - Strengthening the links between researchers and entrepreneurs
New knowledge is vital to keep the economy healthy and resolve societal challenges. Key here is that businesses can benefit from ...
Advice: Central and regional government need to work together to raise the bar for innovation
The Netherlands is facing a period of major transitions towards a green, sustainable, digital and inclusive economy. Innovation ...
Column: Fundamental research is still vital even during the coronavirus crisis
While there is clearly a strong desire to find solutions to existing problems, it is actually unfettered fundamental research ...
Advice: State of knowledge - Restoring the value of knowledge and expertise in policy and politics
The Netherlands is a country rich in knowledge, but there are challenges in ensuring that government policy is always properly ...
Advice: A better start. The key to growth of knowledge-intensive start-ups
The climate for start-ups in the Netherlands has improved in recent years, but the growth of knowledge-intensive start-ups after ...
Advice: Strengthen the role of science, technology and innovation in societal transitions
The Netherlands is a prosperous country with a flourishing economy. However, as a nation we face a number of urgent societal ...
Advice: A more forceful choice for key technologies
Key technologies deliver ground-breaking innovations which help progress on all fronts. They lead to better medical care, cleaner ...
Summary Shaking-up the system. Towards a future-proof higher education and research system.