SnT conducts internationally competitive research in information and communication technology, ICT, with high relevance creating socio-economic impact. In addition to long-term, high-risk research, SnT engages in demand driven collaborative projects with industry and the public sector. Therefore the centre has set up a Partnership Programme with over 45 members targeting strategic areas addressing challenges confronting industry and the public sector in ICT. These resulting concepts present a genuine, long-lasting competitive advantage for companies in Luxembourg and beyond.
SnT has undergone a rapid development since its launch in 2009; recruiting top scientists, launching over 80 EU and ESA projects, creating a Technology Transfer Office, protecting and licencing IP, launching four spin-offs, and creating a dynamic interdisciplinary research environment with some 320 people.
SnT’s strategic research priorities are:
- Autonomous Vehicles
- Internet of Things
- Secure and Compliant Data Management
- Space Systems and Resources