TU Delft innovates together with a number of leading companies in the field of AI. This is done within the Innovation Center for Artificial Intelligence (ICAI), a national partnership that aims to keep the Netherlands at the forefront of knowledge and talent development in AI.
The collaborations consists of multi-year strategic partnerships between the university and an industrial partner. TU Delft is currently working together in four innovation labs with respectively Ahold Delhaize (AI for Retail Lab), ING (AI for Fintech Research), DSM (AI for Biosciences Lab) and Booking.com/UvA (Mercury Machine Learning Lab).
The rapid advancements in AI and robotics provide us with significant opportunities to make everyday shopping even easier for our customers and develop new solutions for our warehouses and last-mile delivery. Working together with academic partners such as TU Delft will enable Ahold Delhaize and AIRLab to shape a technology-driven world in a responsible way. It helps us become a frontrunner in AI research and development for retail and ultimately build capabilities that are scalable for the group.Frans Muller, President and CEO of Ahold Delhaize