Background of Organization
TNO Telecom is a unique centre of innovation in the Netherlands that brings together ICT and telecom expertise. It is a centre of extensive technological expertise, but also socio-cultural and commercial expertise.
This multidisciplinary approach enables TNO Telecom to assess innovative products and services not only in terms of technology, but also in terms of their economic feasibility. TNO Telecom is part of TNO, a leading independent contract research organization whose expertise and research make a substantial contribution to the competitiveness of businesses and organizations, to the economy and to the quality of our society as a whole. TNO maintains this unique position due its versatility and capacity to integrate this knowledge and expertise. TNO employs approximately 5,400 professionals. TNO has five core areas of expertise.
They are Quality of Life, Defence and Public Safety, Advanced Products, Processes and Systems, Natural and Built Environment, ICT and Services.
Leidschendam / Delft, the Netherlands
Type of SD work
Consultancy work based on SD.
Where SD fits in the Organization
System Dynamics is being used within TNO Telecom for modelling purposes and consultancy work for companies within the (highly dynamic) Dutch Telecommunications sector.
Typical career path
Career paths as a consultant, researcher and/or team leader are possible.