• Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica (CWI) – Amsterdam, NL

CWI is the national research institute for mathematics and computer science in the Netherlands. It focuses on the areas software, information, life sciences, logistics, and energy. For more information about CWI and about its Database Architectures Group see and, respectively.

  • Air France KLM – Engineering & Maintenance (KLM)- Schiphol, NL

AFI KLM E&M (Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance) provides MRO (Maintenance, Repair, and Overhaul), services at the same time as they guarantee a whole raft of client requirements ranging from safeguarding air safety, properly managing aircraft operation, and minimizing costs. AFI KLM E&M has the large-scale human, technical and financial resources it needs to carry out its twofold remit of bolstering its competitive advantage in terms of maintaining the group’s fleets, and of being a flagship player in the global marketplace. More on:

  • Honda Research Institute Europe GmbH (HRI-EU)

The Honda Research Institute Europe (HRI-EU) has been founded in 2003 with the mission to conduct fundamental and applied research in intelligent systems. Together with sister institutes in Japan and in the United States, the aim was to explore the future of computer science. Over ten years later research in Intelligent Systems is at the center of the Honda Research Institute Europe. The researchers at HRI-EU are organized in four competency groups with the topics: “Cognitive Systems and Representation”, “System Architecture and Embodiment”, “Sensory Processing and Learning” and “Complex System Optimization and Analysis”. More on: